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Deadline: 4th October 2010
Entry Fee: Free


Amateur Photographer of the Year Competition

The Nature Conservancy Fifth Annual Digital Photo Contest

mynatureorg.jpg (8 KB)The Nature Conservancy invites you to enter your stunning nature photos to our 5th annual digital photography competition.
We are looking for striking digital images of nature, highlighting the diversity of life on Earth. Your images may be taken anywhere in the world. Your images may show animal behavior, portraits of wildlife in natural habitat, plant life, natural landscapes, weather or people interacting with nature.

We are especially interested in images that showcase the wide range of habitats across our planet, including all types of forests, grasslands, lakes and rivers, deserts and arid lands, rainforests, marine habitats and coral reefs.

Please do not include photographs of pets or domestic animals. Images of captive animals photographed in zoos and commercial game farms are also prohibited, however, photos from state and national wildlife preserves are allowed

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Contest Prize & TERMS

PRIZE DETAILS: The winner’s image will be printed in the 2012 Nature Conservancy calendar – reaching nearly 2 million households worldwide, and will be featured on The Nature Conservancy’s website, nature.org, which is visited by more than 3 million people annually.

ELIGIBILITY: ALL photographers at least 18 years of age Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.

COPYRIGHT: You will retain all rights to any photograph you submit -- including ownership if applicable. If your image is selected as an honorable mention, finalist, or winner of the competition, you grant The Nature Conservancy a nonexclusive right, in perpetuity, to:

* Publish the images for The Nature Conservancy’s purposes in any format, including on The Nature Conservancy’s website and in The Nature Conservancy’s publications or presentations, such as newsletters, brochures, fundraising appeals, public service announcements, grant proposals, reports, awards, thank-you cards, displays, mailings and invitations.

* Provide images to other individuals and organizations for non-profit, Nature Conservancy-related use in news stories, newsletters, reports, slide shows, displays, web pages, and the like.

* Use, in connection with the Photo Contest, your name, city, state and country of residence in promotions and other publications.

* Keep the files provided, and to archive the images on CD or in other electronic forms, so that your photos can be used to support our mission and be properly credited.

As conditions of this permission, The Nature Conservancy shall credit all photographs with the caption "© Person's Name" when the full name is available, or by the participants Flickr username when the participant’s full name is unavailable.

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