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Submission Deadline: CAPA Nature

October 19 @ 8:00 pm

Deadline submission is Sat Oct 19 at 8pm

Bald Eagle
Bald Eagle about to land.

Email your best image to competitions.surreyphotography@gmail.com

Your image can be in one of 4 separate themes:

  • Botanical – subjects such as wild flowers, plants, trees, fungi and algae. Germinated and grown without human assistance.
  • Nature – subjects such as animals, birds, insects, reptiles and marine subjects – under the control and feeding of humans if not obvious – such as zoos, game farms, animal preserves, aquarium, etc…
  • Landscape – subjects such as weather phenomena, geological formations, landscapes, seascapes and natural phenomena, planets, stars and astronomical events – no hand of man.
  • Wildlife – ONLY living and untamed mammals, birds, insects, reptiles and marine subjects – no hand of man.

Note: Hand-of-man – is the devoid of all human elements and impacts of human activities – The following are examples ‘hand-of-man:’

  1. Human – body or portions there of.
  2. Sky – cables, telephone/power lines, jet streams, aircraft, light pollution, artificial light, etc…
  3. Land – man-made structures or paths, concrete, man-made stone, telephone poles, fences, posts, domesticated or cultivated plants/food, cut grass, organized or systematic laying out of planted trees, etc…
  4. Elements – cut trees or branches or stems, tree stumps, man-made food, objects or background, etc…
  5. Sea – boats, ships, piers, docks, posts in the water, etc…

To assist you in determining if your image qualifies for this competition, you MUST review and comply with the details contained in our CAPA Nature/Wildlife Competition Checklist. The Checklist provides clarification for each theme and what type of editing is and is not acceptable.    There is a number of limitations so please check!!  There are also a number of guidelines for ethical photography of nature.


Submitted JPG image must comply with the following:

  1. Dimensions: Maximum horizontal size: 1400 pixels and Maximum vertical size: 1050 pixels
    Note: One of the dimensions must be exactly the maximum allowed size and neither dimension may exceed the maximum pixels for that dimension
  2. Colour Space: Should be sRGB
  3. Colour Accuracy: Strongly recommend that you calibrate your monitor to ensure colour accuracy from your monitor to the image projected to the judges
  4. Maximum filesize: 1.8 MB

Full details on https://capacanada.ca/2019-nature/


October 19
8:00 pm
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