Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Click a Croak Photography contest.

Click a Croak Photography Contest.

Earthworm organizes the first ever ‘Click a Croak’ amphibian photography competition for anybody who has a camera or who can get their hands on one.

This contest is truly open to all….to zoom into frogs, their egg spawn and tadpoles, in their natural habitats, be it in forests, rice fields, village ponds, puddles, your backyard or even your bathroom ( if that is what it has chosen for its habitat!).

So please go ahead and click and encourage your kids, your aunt, your neighbor to click click away..the purpose of this contest is to get people to get a closer look at frogs…it doesn’t matter if you don’t know what its called.

There are prizes for the oldest entrant, and the youngest one. Besides three best images will of course receive prizes.

The few rules are:

Only images from the state of Goa and taken in natural environs will be eligible.

Every entrant can submit two 8x10 matt images along with a duly filled form to Earthworm eco-store or to any of the collection centers.

All images must be in color and photographers must hold full copyrights of the images.

A duly filled form that will provide details of the image and the photographer must accompany all images.

Identification of species photographed is not compulsory whilst submitting the entry.

Entry fee for the competition will be Rs 100 per participant for 2 images.

All entries received will be the property of Earthworm eco-store and an exhibition of the images will be held to create awareness amongst the people of Goa.

All copyrights of the images will rest with the respective photographers and they will be duly acknowledged.

Entries will be judged on the basis of subject matter, aesthetics and technical quality.

A panel of independent professional wildlife photographers and amphibian experts will judge the competition and the decision of the judges will be final.

The last date for submission of entries is 8th of August 2010 at 5.00 pm.

All entries to be submitted to Earthworm Eco store 264/79 (2) 1st Floor Green Valley Alto Porvorim Bardez Goa- 403521

Entry forms for the competition will be available at Earthworm Eco-store Alto Porvorim and at the following centers in Goa.

Regal Electronics St Inez Panjim.

Earthworm Eco store Alto Porvorim

Green Goa Works Mapusa.

For details contact- earthwormgoa@gmail.com or call on 08322410871.