III INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST OF FLORA AND FAUNA OF CAVES
ORGANIZES: Grupo de Espeleología de Villacarrillo (G.E.V.)
Asociación Catalana de Biospeleologia (BIOSP)
Asociación española de Entomología (AeE)
Sociedad Entomológica Aragonesa (SEA)
Grupo Ibérico de Aracnología (GIA)
Museo Valencià d’Història Natural (MVHN)
Sociedad Andaluza de Entomología (SAE)
Sociedad Entomológica Canaria “Melansis” (SECM)
Objective: Encourage the diffusion and preservation of the subsurface environment ecosystems.
Topic: Flora and Fauna of the caves
Number of Works: Unlimited
Modality and Technique: Free
Format: Digital image format whose minimun dimensions are 2000 x 2000 píxeles. Attach the image to a text document indicating the title, autor, email, address, group of speleology, name of the cavity, municipality, country, date of the image and national identity.
Jury: The jury will include members of the GEV. In the special awards will also be composed by persons of the associations that offer such awards. The jury’s decision is final.
Shipping: Be sent to the email bioespeleologiaGEV@hotmail.com with the subject “International Photography Contest”.
The photos that don’t meet the above characteristics and don’t have sufficient quality will be denied.
Exhibition: The best photos received will be displayed in the 8th Championship of Spain of T.P.V. of Speleology to take place on 13 and 14 October 2012 in Villacarrillo (Jaén).
The period is from April to the 23th September 2012.
All the photos will be published later in any of the blogs of the GEV.
The same photography may not be awared the Special Prize BIOSP, although the other two special awards. No rewards work that were awared in previous contests.
The International Awards of the Contest are:
1st Award: 250 € plus the technical and scientific publications of the sponsors plus a discount voucher in HUMAVENTURA.
2nd Award: 150 € plus the technical and scientific publications of the sponsors plus a discount voucher in HUMAVENTURA.
3rd Award: 50 € plus the technical and scientific publications of the sponsors plus a discount voucher in HUMAVENTURA.
Special Award BIOSP: 100 € of the Asociación Catalana of Biospeleology plus the publications of the G.E.V.
Special Awrad “Spider of the Year”: Publications SEA y GIA, plus the publications of the G.E.V. Will be awared the best photography take spiders of the caves of the genus Meta.
Special Awrad MVHN: Publications of the Museum Valencià d’Història Natural plus the publications of the G.E.V.