Submit up to three (3) images relating to or displaying the essence of the theme. Country life, agriculture, small towns, villages; definitely NOT the big city… Show us your rural visions. Note: the judge will be looking for images that illustrate the theme in an interesting way that engages the viewer; plus normal judging criteria of: originality and creativity, photo technique and/or quality, and overall artistic merit.
CONTEST JUDGE: Clayton Swatzell is a self-taught photographer whose photographic interest began in 1985. He has studied the traditional arts, which he applies to his photography, and he contributes regularly to local photo meetups and is an active member of several online photography forums. Clay loves to share his passion for photography with others. http://cswatzell.com
Submissions Open: Jan 30 – Feb 6, 2013 (Wed to Wed)
Max Submits per Member: Three (3)
Eligibility: open to all logged-in PhoozL members, worldwide; submitted images may not be Winners or Honorable Mentions in any prior PhoozL contests. (For ‘Photo Hunt’s, this means cannot be one of the images displayed in Results or Winners Showcase; all others not displayed are OK to submit)
Submission Fee: none! (and worth every penny!)
Capture Date:no matter – new or archived
Image Specs: Any format. Color, B&W, or tinted. Plus the usual PhoozL submission rules (visible when Submit button is clicked)
Image Editing Restrictions: none
Contest Winners: Top 3 + 3 Honorable Mentions selected by the Judge
Watermarking images allowed?: yes, up to photographer
Prizes: custom icons for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, plus Winners Showcase & PhoozL Points for winners (for 2013). And glory and admiration of your peers!
Phorum Discussion: Join the Weekly Contests Phorum discussion!
Winners Showcase & PhoozL Points: Follow the Winners of this contest series in the Winners Showcase & PhoozL Points.