Competition Rules

Current Open Competitions can be found at the Competition Website. New members will need to obtain access. Inquire with webmaster for assistance.

There are five categories: Nature, Travel, Journalism, Pictorial, and Creative.

Nature: for specifically defined Nature subjects

Travel: portray a land, its distinctive features, or culture

Journalism: for informative content and emotional impact

Creative: for imaginative images, including departure from reality

Pictorial: for photography as an art form, includes a wide range of subjects and styles

There is also a non-competitive category. Categories alternate, see calendar.


The 2019 Complete Competition Rules:

Brief Category Descriptions Only:

2018 Schedule of Competition Categories

Members may enter up to three entries per month. Competitions are held the second Thursday of each month, entry deadline is the previous Friday at 11:59 p.m.

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