In 2021, an additional prize of 1,000 euros will be awarded in Kuusamo Nature Photo Competition. It will be awarded by the Council of Oulu Region, who celebrates its 90th anniversary this year. The winner of this category will be announced at North Ostrobothnia Provincial Assembly in November.
This category is open for photographers who have submitted an entry fee to Hannu Hautala or Art of Nature categories. Upon registration, the photographers will receive a separate code to be used for uploading their entries to Category North Ostrobothnia.