• All images and post-production work must be the work of the entrant.
  • The basic image must be a photograph; although any level of post-production is allowed in this competition.
  • Date RangeAll images entered must have been taken  after March 31st 2016
  • Images that have been entered any competition other than camera club level are not eligible to be entered,
  • Important -  Files will be checked and if they don’t meet this time-line / or the EXIF data is not included, they will be rejected.
  • Images must have metadata embedded in the file.
  • Entrants may submit as many images as they like; however, each photographer or writer may only have one entry selected as a finalist, regardless of the number of entries.
  • Image files must be submitted in the .jpg (jpeg) format with an adobeRGB colour space.
  • Files should have a maximum size of 1920 pixels wide and 1080 high and saved at 72 ppi.
  • Entrants who are advised that their photograph is  short listed as a finalist or a reserve, must supply to the competition organisers, within 14 days, a high-resolution image of 300 ppi with a minimum of 3600 pixels on the long  edge using adobe rgb colour space, it is recommended that this image be prepared in advance. adobe rgb is required by the book publisher for consistancy of colour.
  • All entrants agree that any image selected as a finalist stage will be published in the Photo Book,
  • All entrants agree that their entry/entries may be used by the WAPF for promotional purposes.
  • File Name Protocol please rename your image files Your_Name_Title using underscore in place of spaces, eg   Joe_Bloggs_Life_is_Like_That
  • Images entered cannot have any watermarks or logos as part of the image