Arizona Game and Fish Department is seeking wildlife photo submissions for a photo contest linked to a 2014 calendar. And winners receive cash prizes.
The Best in Show photo, and 12 first-place winners will publish the 2014 calendar issue of Arizona Wildlife Views manages, which is an award-winning magazine about wildlife and outdoor recreation.
Submissions are accepted until 5 p.m. MST Aug. 2. Participation is free. Submissions are subject to a blind-judging process in that each is assigned a number and anonymously evaluated. No personal information is included. The photos are judged on creativity, photographic quality, effectiveness in conveying the subject, and whether or not submitted images meet size requirements. The contest’s cash prizes are funded through publication sales. Submission instructions and contest rules are posted at www.azgfd.gov/photocontest.