Rules and Prizes
Photographers of all ages and skill levels are welcome to enter the contest. Resolution/size of your image file must be a minimum of 2 megabytes (Mb). Prints will not be accepted — only digital images meeting the above requirements. All entries must be received no later than 5:00 PM on a specified contest deadline for 2016. All images not meeting these basic requirements will be ineligible for prizes..
No digital manipulation/editing. Entries exhibiting excessive use of content manipulation such as composite images or other image manipulations including, but not limited to, colorizing or use of digital effects, may be disqualified. Some HDR images may be considered at the discretion of the judges. Images must be tasteful and appropriate for public and family viewing.
Winning photographers and those earning a spot in the finals will be notified by email after initial judging is complete. The top photos in each category will be chosen by our panel of 3 judges based upon user voting and judges opinions.
Entries not conforming to these rules may be disqualified without further notification.
by submitting your picture you agree it can be used on website at anytime for promotion or otherwise.
Participants must have full rights to their photos.
Each participant may submit up to 3 photos, but only one photo per participant may win.
If there are people in the photo, you must have their permission to submit it.
Photos will be made public for voting on the stated date, giving enough time for those entries to be uploaded.
Wildlife (including trail cam photos)
Outdoor Recreation (fishing, hunting, hiking, boating, camping, hunting dogs, etc.)
But wait There's more! One additional Photo will be randomly selected to give even our late entries a chance to win!
It will also be for a $25 gift card.
Winners will receive gift cards
One 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prize in each category. Prize will be $25 gift card (Bass Pro, Gander Mountin or Cabela's)
One Overall winner. Additional $25 gift card and posted on home page of website