Giving an opportunity for all the Bird Photographers to showcase their talent, the Field Ornithology Group of Sri Lanka (FOGSL) launched a Bird Photography competition titled “Birding with the 3rd Eye”.
The photographs can be submitted on 6 categories – Bird Portraits, Bird Behaviour, Bird Habitats, Endemic and rare birds, People and Birds, Birds in crisis. The size of the photograph should be 8”x12” in portrait or landscape orientation. The photographs could be in colour or black & white. Photographs should not be edited other than cropping and competitors should be willing to provide original soft copies of photographs if requested, to prove the ownership and originality of the photographs.
A winner from each category will be selected with an overall winner will bag the grand prize. The selected photographs by an expert panel of judges will be exhibited on “Birding with the 3rd Eye” photographic exhibition scheduled to be held from 03 – 07 of December.
The competition is open for all and there will be no entry fee. A photographer can submit maximum of 6 entries and printed copies should be delivered to FOGSL office, Department of Zoology, University of Colombo.
The sample application and terms & conditions can be downloaded from this link. The deadline is on 15th of November.
For any queries please contact FOGSL photographic exhibition committee 2014 – Dr. Sampath Seneviratne (071-0821177), Saminda Fernando (071-8441883). “