Eligible photos must have appeared in an article, publication or series of publications, website or exhibit. Creativity, interest, timing and technical quality will be evaluated.
Judging for all photography:
Technical quality 25%
Audience interest/impact 25%
Overall evaluation 25%
Photography 1 | Feature photo: one image that effectively tells a story: A single image that tells a story effectively in one shot.
Photography 2 | Environmental portrait or personality photo: photo of a person taken at work or in a setting related to their work.
Photography 3 | Picture story: Three or more photos used to tell a story.
Photography 4 | Service photo: For those pictures that are required as part of the mission of the institution. Examples would be shots of events such as fairs, field days, award presentations, etc.
Photography 5 | Enhanced Photo: For photos made entirely under the photographer's control, including setups, studio still life and/or pictures extensively manipulated through software (e.g.,Photoshop), mobile apps or other technology.