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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.

*NEW this year: Photos must be taken in the Whistler area and winners to pick up prizes in-person*



1. Captivating Colour                                                            2. Weird and Wonderful

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Photo: Joern Rohde                                                                                       Photo: Sabrina Hinitz


3. Gorgeous Gills                                                                   4. Tiny Toadstools

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Photo: Luke Mikler                                                                                         Photo: Joern Rohde

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

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



There are prizes for top photos in each category and draw prizes for anyone who submits photos in all five categories. (Past prize examples: Mushroom of BC Book, Gift Certificates.) Prizes must be picked up by the winner in-person before November 1, 2022.


E-mail your labelled photo entries to before 5 PM on October 12, 2022.



  • Photos must be taken in the Whistler area.

  • Photos must be taken on or after September 12, 2022.

  • You may submit a maximum of one photo per category

  • Label each photo with your name and intended photo category

  • Photo size must not exceed 2 MB (minimum 1 MB).

  • The entry deadline is at 5:00 PM (PST) on October 12, 2022. All photo entries must be submitted before the deadline.

  • Winners will be announced LIVE during our Talks by Gurus on October 14, 2022 at 7 PM.

  • Winners must collect their prizes in person in Whistler before November 1, 2022.


Happy hunting!

A huge thank you to our key supporters:

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