It’s time to get out your camera and capture your favourite wetlands and their inhabitants, because the WetlandCare Australia Photography Prize is now open for entries!
The Prize has 4 categories open nationally to all ages with over $3000 worth of prizes to win.
The categories are:
Wetland Fauna – Profile the rich and diverse animal life of wetlands
Wetland Flora – Capture the complex and vibrant world of wetland plant life
Changing Landscapes – Explore the changing face of Australia’s wetlands, from seasonal transformations to larger scale landscape change
Our Wetlands – Discover and share your magnificent local or regional wetland
The judging criteria are (in order): Relevance to category theme, Content, Artistic expression, Quality of presentation
Contest Prize & TERMS
Changing Landscapes: 1st Prize $625, 2nd Prize $150 Native Shop voucher, 3rd Prize $75 Native Shop voucher
Wetland Fauna: 1st Prize $625, 2nd Prize BridLife Australia 1 year membership and $75 Native Shop voucher, 3rd Prize $75 Native Shop voucher
Our Wetlands: 1st Prize $625, 2nd Prize BridLife Australia 1 year membership and $75 Native Shop voucher, 3rd Prize $75 Native Shop voucher
ELIGIBILITY: Australian residents of any age
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COPYRIGHT: WCA will have a non-exclusive license to use the winning entries for a period of five years from January 1 2014. The entrant continues to hold copyright of the entry during and after this period.
USAGE RIGHTS: The entrant, by entering the Prize and accepting a category prize or other award agrees that they grant WetlandCare Australia (WCA) a non-exclusive license to use a reproduction of the winning entry from 1 January 2014. The entry may be reproduced, in whole or in part, by WCA for their projects, media and promotions. The entrant will be recognised by name and entry title wherever the entry is reproduced.
Copies of the winning entries may be used to develop products for fundraising by WCA, under a non-exclusive license from 1 January 2014, provided the entrant has signed the relevant section of the entry form. The entry may be reproduced, in whole or in part, for the development of products for promotional and fundraising purposes by WCA. The entrant will be recognised by name and entry title wherever the entry is reproduced. WCA is a not-for-profit organisation, with all proceeds from fundraising going to projects such as wetland restoration and conservation.
Reproductions of the winning entries will be shown at a series of exhibitions hosted by WCA and the sponsoring organisations, including an online exhibition at www.wetlandcare.com.au.
The major sponsors may use reproductions of the winning entries for promotional and media purposes until 2 February 2015, under agreement with WCA. No entry will be used for fundraising purposes by sponsoring organisations, and the entrant will always be acknowledged by name and entry title wherever their entry is reproduced.