Official Rules & Prizes

Nature Photography Day Photo Contest Official Rules and Prizes

By entering the Nature Photography Day Photo Contest, you agree to the following terms of usage.

How to enter: Contestants may enter only 1 (one) nature related image per day through this link: https://contest.fbapp.io/nature-photography-day-photo-contest


Eligibility: The Nature Photography Day Photo Contest is open to all professional and amateur nature photographers who are 18 years of age and older. Contest void where prohibited. Each entry must be entirely the work of the person submitting the image. Contestants do not have to be a member of NANPA to enter. Although the purpose of the contest is to celebrate Nature Photography Day, the submitted image does not have to be taken on June 15. Images submitted should highlight the elements of nature. NANPA reserves the right to disqualify images that do not adhere to NANPA ethics policy or that are inappropriate. NANPA shall determine entry eligibility in its sole and absolute discretion. Images submitted in this contest could be used to promote the Nature Photography Day Photo Contest. NANPA does NOT retain any future rights of submitted images—entrants retrain ownership and all other rights for future use of the photographs they enter.

By entering the contest, each entrant accepts the rules as stated and guarantees that all the information provided is correct and truthful. By entering, participants warrant that his or her entry materials are original and do not infringe on any third party’s rights.

This contest is in no way sponsored or administered by Facebook. By entering this contest, you are granting NANPA permission to email you. You can revoke permission at any time using the Unsubscribe link at the bottom of every email. We take your privacy seriously (to see for yourself, please read our Email Privacy Policy).

NANPA is not responsible for any errors, mistakes or inaccuracies of the Nature Photography Day Photo Contest. NANPA reserves the right to cancel or modify the contest at any time.

Images: Acceptable formats include- GIF, JPG or PNG with a resolution of at least 72 dpi. There is not a file size limit or ratio requirement. You may submit any size image. Submissions may be watermarked with copyright information if desired, but the watermark should be inconspicuous enough to not interfere with the judging of the photo.

Contest period: Contest closes June 16, 2017 at 11:00am EDT. Contestants may only enter 1 image per day.

Judging: 3 winning images will be selected by 2 NANPA member judges. All judging decisions are final.

Krisztina ScheeffKS Nature Photography, NANPA member and Lead Administrator of the NANPA Facebook Group.

Dawn WilsonDawn Wilson Photography, NANPA member and Lead Administrator of NANPA Twitter account.

Winner Notification: Winners will be notified by email.

Prize Packages: NANPA reserves the right to substitute a prize with another prize of equal or greater value if the prize is not available for any reason.

First Place Prize Package Includes ($2,089 value):

Second Place Prize Package Includes ($649 value):

  • Full NANPA Membership for a Year ($100 value)
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  • Olympus Tough TG-5 Camera ($449 value) Built for adventure. The Tough TG-5 is packed with pro features that help you nail bright, crisp outdoor shots even in challenging conditions.
  • $100 gift certificate to Wimberley ($100 value)

 Third Place Prize Package Includes ($260 value):

Questions about the Nature Photography Day Photo Contest should be directed to: info@nanpa.org