• There will be 20 finalist images. Photographers may submit as many images as they wish; however, only your highest ranking entry will be considered for finalist status, regardless of your number of entries.
  • There will be 20 finalist stories, one for each of the finalist images, writers may submit as many stories as they wish; however, only your highest ranking entry will be considered for finalist status, regardless of your number of entries.
  • The images will be judged first before the 20 finalists are published on this website, so that the writers can write to one, some or all of the finalist images.
  • Subsequent to the competition, the successful images and stories will be published in a high-quality, limited-edition Photo Book.
  • The 20 finalists photographers and the 20 finalist writers will each receive a copy of the limited edition Photo Book "Intimate Landscape - In My View".
  •  Copies of the book will be available to the public at $150.00 plus shipping.
  • Each volume of "Intimate Landscape - In My View “represents a unique collaboration between photographer and writer.
  • The content of each book is sought via two distinct calls for entry/submissions:
    • Photography. After judging takes place, the selected images will be posted online.
    • Writing, After viewing the selected photographs online, writers craft and submit an interpretation of an image in poetry or prose or a story. One written work will be selected for each image from this open call for submissions.
  • In order to keep a balance of written entries for each photograph, the organisers note with an asterix images that have less entries than others, astute writers will be aware that writing to these images may have a better chance of being selected as a finalist