ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Upcoming Event

Online Photography Contest- WildLife Week - 2020

 

Terms & Conditions of the Contest

  • Citizens of India only are eligible to participate.
  • There is no age-limit or entry-fee for participation
  • The Wildlife Photography contest begins at 2nd of October 2020, 10.00 AM and ends on 8th of October 2020, 05.00 PM. The time discribed will be considered as the official time-keeping device for the contest
  • Photo entries are invited only online.
  • Entries are to be submitted electronically, in a JPEG format. All photos submitted must be 8 Megabytes or smaller, with a minimum of 3000 pixels on the longer side.
  • Images of wildlife photographed in the forest areas and nearby are eligible to be submitted as entries to the contest
  • An individual can submit a maximum of 2 entries
  • Images that involve willful harassment of wildlife, or damage to the forest by the photographer are ineligible
  • Images that have been submitted for other Photography contest are ineligible
  • Only standard optimization of image is allowed (standard optimization means adjusting colour, contrast, sharpening, brightness, dust removal and
  • small amount of cropping), any kind of manipulation that alters the truthfulness of the original image would lead to disqualification.
  • JHARKHAND ENVIS HUB will have the right to publish the entries received for the contest in its publication/s, with due mention of the photographer’s name/identity

Judging & Announcement of Results

  • Entries will be evaluated by a judges with notable experience in the field of wildlife photography
  • Results will be announced on or around 10TH of October 2020 and will be publicized in the official website of Jharkhand Envis Hub.

Awards to the Winners

  • First, Second and Third Winners will be awarded with an e-certificates of recognition.
  • In addition, best 12 entries will be published in upcoming year Calender.