Celebrate the world outside in this competition for professional and amateur photographers
Plants, Animals, Insects and Gardens
Beaches, Islands and Underwater
Scenes of the Natural World
Outdoor Sports and Activities
Parks and Safaris
Contest Prize & TERMS
ONE AMATEUR GRAND-PRIZE WINNER : Free tuition to MatadorU's Travel Photography Course and a one year subscription to MatadorAccess.
ALL AMATEUR FIRST-PLACE WINNERS will receive a one year subscription to MatadorAccess.
EIGHT PROFESSIONAL AND AMATEUR FIRST-PLACE WINNERS will each receive a $100 Adorama gift certificate.
ALL PROFESSIONAL FIRST-PLACE WINNERS will receive a PhotoServe.com portfolio ($860 value).
ALL FIRST-PLACE WINNERS will receive digital cameras.
WINNING IMAGES will be featured in PDN's August issue which has an additional print circulation to 5,000 photography industry creatives
ELIGIBILITY: International / 18+ Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
COPYRIGHT: Each submitted photograph, in its entirety, must be a single work of original material taken by the Contest entrant. By entering the Contest, entrant represents, acknowledges and warrants that the submitted photograph is an original work created solely by the entrant, that the photograph does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity, and that no other party has any right, title, claim or interest in the photograph.
You retain copyright to your photograph and the Sponsors may not sell your photo entry for a fee
USAGE RIGHTS: All entries may be posted online so that viewers may view all competing entries. And winning entries may be used in connection with the Contest and promotion of the Contest for a period of 24 months from the date winners are notified.
By participating, ALL ENTRANTS grant the Sponsors and their designees, licensees or affiliates (the "Authorized Parties") a non-exclusive, worldwide license, through December 24, 2015, to reproduce, distribute, display and post the entries online so that viewers may view all competing entries.
In addition, each WINNER grants to the Authorized Parties a license for use of his/her winning entry in connection with the Contest and promotion of the Contest, in any media now or hereafter known, including but not limited to, print or digital publication in PDN® magazine showcasing the winners; and promotions related to the contest. Authorized Parties will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such use.