Contest Announcement (12th August 2017)
Today starts our contest with the theme "Beautiful Nature".
So, what is this theme about?
In my gallery I have several nature photos, mainly with flowers.
They are my favourite subject
, also what I favourite the most.
This time I'd like you to visit this folder egil21.deviantart.com/gallery/…
and choose one or more photos for your inspiration. You don't need to
nor you have to refer any of them. I just want to see similar photos or traditional/digital art
with this theme.
Read the rules below and have fun.
Rules to enter the Contest "BEAUTIFUL NATURE"
All works should be new
(posted on DA from the 12th August 2017 until the end of the contest) and made exclusively for this contest;
When submitting and waiting for approval your work can't be found on any other group
, once accepted you may submit wherever you want. Visit this folder egil21.deviantart.com/gallery/…
(these photos aren't stock) and get yourself inspired to submit a similar work, it can be a photo, a traditional or digital piece, all visual medium is accepted.
or mention any of the works.
But if you are reproducing any of those photos then give credit, please.
ATTENTION: I don't give permission to use any of these photos to paint on.
If you are a traditional artist you are allowed to reproduce any of my photos as they are;
if you are a digital artist and you are using a paint program, please just use the photo as reference, don't use it to paint over it, I don't give permission to reproduce any of my photos this way.
!) Provide a link or a thumb to this blog ON YOUR ARTIST'S COMMENTS ON YOUR DEVIATION
and please refer you are entering this contest
Works without this reference will not be accepted.
Photomanipulations must refer the stocks; The folder setting is 1 piece per month
, so you may submit
a total of 2 works from the same author if you submit one piece in August and the other in September. The members of our affiliates
can also submit 1 piece per month
We'll accept any kind of visual works which follow the dA rules but all pieces must be related to NATURE and should represent natural environments, similar to these found here egil21.deviantart.com/gallery/…;
All pieces must be represented with bright colours or with a strong, vibrant colour
. I don't want to see people or fantasy (faeries, dragons, elves, etc.)
You may sign your work, of course, but please don't use big or intrusive watermarks;
Submit your work to the correct folder:
The submissions are NOT automatically accepted, during the submission period I'll supervise them to make sure each work fits the theme and follows the rules - so,
you will have the chance to withdraw and submit another work. Anyway, please make sure you have followed the rules
! The accepted submissions can't be removed and replaced for other work, so be sure that the work you submit to the contest is the one you want in the contest.
The prizes* are YOU will be the judge!
ALL members entering the contest will have to vote and only the members entering the contest will vote. When the time comes I'll tell you how to vote.
If you don't vote to choose your favourites, then you won't be eligible to win;
: *more prizes may be added
- 1st place - 1000
- 2nd place - 750
- 3rd place - 500
Features for all winners on:
If anyone wants to give any prize to the participants please let me know and I'll add your name here;
(*llamas are not considered as prizes.)
Donations can be made to our support account here (click on the stamp)- all donors will be featured at the end of the contest;
Please ask me if you have doubts, and if you have any suggestions please go on - talk to me - you're most welcome!
If you are entering the contest please fave this blog and spread the word...!