2012 Nature’s Best Backyards Photo Contest
Enter images made close to home in your own backyard, in a public or private garden, or a nearby park or preserve.
- The winning images will be published in an upcoming edition of NATURE’S BEST PHOTOGRAPHY magazine
- PLANT LIFE
- PRIVATE GARDENS
- PUBLIC GARDENS
- SMALL WORLD
- WATER LIFE
Judging criteria: technical quality, composition, originality, and artistic merit.
.Online submission of digital images via the website. You may enter a total of up to 20 images for one entry fee. Minor adjustments to color and contrast are acceptable, as is minimal cropping. HDR and focus stacking are permitted as long as all manipulation is disclosed upon entry. No captive animals. No watermarks or text on photos. Photographers with images chosen to pass into the final rounds of judging will be required to send us high-resolution files (400 ppi Tiffs and RAW files if available), camera specifications and a more detailed caption for the final judging.
Image requirements: JPEG format; 72 ppi; no larger than 500KB in file size; about 750 to 1000 pixels on the longest side.