Submissions Open: March 7, 2024
Submissions Close: March 12, 2024, at midnight
Meeting Review: March 19, 2024
The animal must be the main subject of the photo.
Any living creature except human: Insects, Reptiles & Amphibians, Birds; Animals from zoos, game farms, animal preserves, aquariums, pets, farm animals, wildlife, or sanctuary animals.
Hand-of-man” elements shall not be present, except when those elements are an integral part of the story. Animals must be respected and not controlled for the purpose of the photo. Therefore, no portraiture using manipulated positioning of any animal is allowed.
All in-camera and on-camera techniques are allowed as is post-processing manipulation. Composites are not allowed.