Fungus Among Us

Fantastic Fungi Photo Contest

Join in to celebrate fantastic fungi and enter for a chance to win some great prizes! Find out a few great photo tips for shooting mushrooms by professional photographer Joern Rohde.


1. Captivating Colour                                                            2. Weird and Wonderful

Photo: Joern Rohde                                                                                       Photo: Sabrina Hinitz


3. Already Occupied (e.g. bugs, slugs, etc.)                      4. Mushrooms Magnified (super close-up)

Photo: Luke Mikler                                                                                         Photo: Luke Mikler

5. Fungal Fun (person/people with mushroom(s) in photo)​

Photo: Bob Brett                                Photo: Joern Rohde                                                                                 Photo: Joern Rohde   



The top photo in each category will win one of the following prizes:

  • $50 Gift Certificate for bike tune at Bike Co. + Gift Bag

  • $50 Gift Certificate to Nesters Market + Mushroom Book*

  • $50 Gift Certificate to Milestones + Mushroom Book*

*"All That the Rain Promises and More: A Hip Pocket Guide

to Western Mushrooms" by David Arora


Everyone who submits photos for all five categories will be entered in to a draw for a chance to win an exclusive Fungus Among Us mushroom cap!


E-mail your photo entries to before 5 PM on October 14, 2020.


  • Photos must be taken on or after October 1, 2020.

  • You may submit a maximum of one photo per category and you must indicate which category you are submitting each photo for.

  • The deadline to enter is at 5:00 PM (PST) on October 14, 2020. All photo entries must be submitted before the deadline.

  • Winners will be announced LIVE during our (virtual) Talks by Gurus on October 16, 2020.


Have fun!

A huge thank you to our key supporters:


Whistler Naturalists


Whistler Naturalists Society
PO Box 845
Whistler, BC  V0N 1B0


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