The Judgment Criteria are: (1) Exposure – Image is properly exposed and all pertinent details are visible, (2) Focus – Images must be in focus, focal point should be placed on the subject, effective use of shallow depth of field, artistic quality of the out of focus areas of the image. (3) Framing and Cropping – Images should be well cropped (i.e.: aspect ratio, rule of thirds & the golden spiral), (4) Composition – Symmetry, asymmetry, and effectively use the foreground and background and (5) Artistry – Images must contain natural wildlife and will be judged on overall creativity.
Pets will NOT be judged. ‘Photoshopped’ images will NOT be allowed.
Eligibility: Canada & United States / Age of Majority
Prizes: winner will receive a Fujiilm FinePix X20 digital camera valued at $600 (CDN).
Entry: Free Entry
Copyright: By entering, you grant an unrestricted, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to Sponsor and its affiliates to post, display, publish and use your entry photo(s) in any form (including in cropped or edited form, as Sponsors deem appropriate and necessary) without further compensation.
Deadline: June 07, 2013