For beginning photographers through those with several years experience who have not yet met the 'Experienced' criteria. If you have placed with any entries in previous years, you should consider enter in the Experienced division.
Comfortable with the technical aspects of the camera. Proficient in the concepts of composition, exposure, lighting and post-processing techniques for creating images. May be skillful in more than one genre of photography (for example: landscape, portrait, macro, photojournalism, still life, etc.)
There is no limit to the number of submissions.
In all categories, the “hand of man” is acceptable as long as it is incidental and not the subject of the image.
Youth Division Categories are listed separately and are not all the same as the Adult Division Categories.
If submitting for more than one photographer, please submit for only one photographer at a time (different submitting sessions).