Animal Image Makers is excited to award makers of outstanding animal imagery a special award through Professional Photographers of America (PPA) Affiliated competitions.
Organization & Competition Eligibility Rules:
1. The organization must be a PPA affiliate and listed on the PPA affiliate webpage.
2. One prize will be available per affiliate per year.
3. Affiliated competition must have at least 3 judges with at least one IPC Approved Juror.
4. The competition must have an animal category.
5. The animal category must have at least 4 individual maker submissions and at least 10 total image submissions.
6. The AIM trophy is to be awarded to the highest scoring animal image in the competition. If there is a tie, judges will decide on the winning entry. Winning entry must have a score of at least 80 (deserving of a merit) to qualify.
7. The winning entry must have been submitted by a member of the affiliate in order to award the trophy.
8. Each image is eligible to win an AIM award one time only, even if it’s submitted to multiple competitions.
Prize: Crystal trophy and free submission of winning image to the Animal Image Makers annual competition.