From 2016 – Four additional individual awards will be presented – Best Nature, Best Creative, Best Landscape and Best Portrait with Judge’s Choices and Best Overall.
Please see Nature Definition (click here) for what is eligible for the Nature Award. The other award categories do not have a definition and will be defined by the Judges.
NEW 2017 – Maximum File size now 1600 x 1200 but smaller file sizes are still accepted.
Submission is by Online Entry via our website for this competition. Please ensure you have emailed Libby with details of your Competition Secretary if there has been a change since the last SPF event. That person will receive an email as soon as the Online Entry is open. You do not have to name your files in a specific way, the website will do this for you from the titles you enter. Make sure they are a maximum of 1600×1200, and saved as jpeg. It is advised that they be in the sRGB colour space. Please see Rules below for full details.
Entries must be submitted in advance – Only one person must collate and submit all entries from a club, this is usually the Club’s Competition Secretary – Maximum Bank of 40 Images; Minimum required 20 – Max 25% nature in any one round – 1st Round Entry selected in advance (8 Images, max 2 per author) – Someone must attend to select your following rounds on the day – Round 2 must be all new images from the bank (8 Images, max 2 per author) – Plate (10 images) and Final Rounds (20 images) you can reuse any images – Images from your ‘bank’ not projected can be used in future years.