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2022 Version – Anole Annals


    Which anole species will grace the pages of this yr’s calendar? Pictured right here is Anolis allisoni. {Photograph} from Wikimedia Commons.

    The Anole Annals Picture Contest: 2022 Version

    Welcome to the Anole Annals Picture Contest! As in earlier years, we at Anole Annals need your finest anole images for our 2023 calendar.

    Right here’s the way it works: anybody who desires to take part can submit their favourite images. The editors of Anole Annals will select a set of 30-40 finalists from that preliminary pool. We’ll then put these images up for a vote on this weblog, and the 12 profitable images will likely be chosen by readers of Anole Annals, in addition to a panel of anole images consultants. The grand prize profitable picture will likely be featured on the entrance cowl of the 2023 Anole Annals calendar, and the second place winner will likely be featured on the again cowl; each photographers will win a free calendar!

    The Guidelines

    Submit your images (as many as you’d like) as e-mail attachments to [email protected]. To guarantee that your submissions arrive, please ship an accompanying e-mail with none attachments to verify that we’ve obtained them. Pictures have to be at the very least 150 dpi and print to a dimension of 11 x 17 inches. In case you are uncertain easy methods to resize your pictures, the only factor to do is to submit the uncooked picture information produced by your digital digital camera (or for those who should, a top quality scan of a printed picture).  In the event you elect to change your personal pictures, don’t overlook that it’s at all times higher to resize than to resample. Photographs with watermarks or different digital alterations that reach past coloration correction, sharpening and different primary enhancing won’t be accepted. We’re not going to take care of formal copyright regulation and ask solely your permission to make use of your picture for the calendar and associated content material on Anole Annals (extra particularly, by submitting your images, you’re agreeing to permit us to make use of them within the calendar). We, in flip, agree that your pictures won’t ever be used with out attribution and that we are going to not revenue financially from their use (the small quantity of royalties we obtain are used to buy calendars for the winners). Please solely submit images you’ve taken your self, not from different photographers–by submitting images, you’re declaring that you’re the photographer and have the authority to permit the {photograph} for use within the calendar whether it is chosen.

    Please present a brief description of the picture that features: (1) the species identify, (2) the situation the place the picture was taken, and (3) every other related data. Make sure to embrace your full identify in your e-mail as nicely. Deadline for submission is November 1, 2022.

    Good luck, and we look ahead to seeing your images!

    Aryeh Miller
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