This contest presents a particular challenge because all entries must be taken between 1 May 2017 and 31 May 2017 inclusive, worldwide. The theme is “Month of May” which is open to interpretation but we would particularly like to see images celebrating late spring and the coming of summer in terms of wildlife, birdlife, butterflies, flowers, trees and other natural history, public celebrations (May Queens, maypole dancing, floral parades and street celebrations), as well as landscape, seascape and sunrise/sunset photography.
Contest Themes: Nature
Eligibility: Open to Worldwide
Open to Worldwide
Entry Fee: £5 for one entry, £8 for two, £10 for three images
Prizes: £75 cash prize for the winning entry, £50 for the runner up and £25 for third place, plus all of the top ten winning entries will be printed, mounted, framed and displayed at a leading Cornwall gallery and also displayed on the gallery’s website and social media.
Copyright: All photos submitted must be the original work of the entrant who must be the copyright holder. The entrant is responsible for ensuring that all permissions and releases have been obtained in respect of any image submitted. On this basis the entrant will at all times retain copyright to his/her work.
Usage Right: By submitting to our competition an entrant acknowledges that, should an image be awarded a place in our top ten winners’ list, the entrant grants us the right to reproduce the image by way of a physical print for display at the Alverton Gallery, Penzance UK and for display on the Alverton Gallery’s website and social media. Should a physical print be sold by the Alverton Gallery the photographer will be paid 20% of the gallery price. At all times the entrant will be credited as the photographer and copyright holder.
Contest Ends On 06/06/2017