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Your best image of an Insect - NO SPIDERS

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Contest Rules

Your best image of an Insect - NO SPIDERSYour best image can be of one insect or many! So long as there is an ADULT INSECT in the image and it meets the criteria listed below.

NO SPIDERS - they are not insects

Please read the requirements below.
** The challenge is moderated, entries not meeting the requirements will be removed without notification.

CRITERIA:
- All media
- Must be a LIVING Insect (or Insects)
- No dead / dying / distressed / pinned Insects
- No eggs / caterpillars / chrysalis / cocoon etc. - MUST have an Adult insect in the image
- The insect must be RECOGNISABLE
- The insect/s must be the PRIMARY FOCUS of the image
- No humans, human parts or humanoids in the image - as in NO PEOPLE!
- No sculptures/statues/ornaments/jewelry/flags/logos/emblems of insects
- No Spiders - they are arachnids, not insects
- No Centipedes/Millipedes as they are myriapods not insects (more than 6 legs)


ALL WELCOME to join the sponsoring group - WONDER of WINGS

REMOVED from Contest:
- Summer Time Spider Vertical: Spiders are not insects
- Caught in the Web: Spiders are not insects
- Unfinished Business: Spiders are not insects
- Monarch Caterpillar On Milkweed-7r2_dsc2165_08282017: No solo Caterpillars, an Adult Insect must be in the image
- Big cocoon: No solo cocoons/chrysalises, an Adult Insect must be in the image
- 'Mater Bug: No solo Caterpillars, an Adult Insect must be in the image
- Spider in Cactus: Spiders are not insects
- Colorful Spider: Spiders are not insects
- A Little Cutie: Spiders are not insects
- Tiger Mosquito Larvae And Pupae: No Larvae/Pupae, must be an Adult insect in the image
- Big Old Spider Closeup: Spiders are not insects
- Monarch Caterpillar in Green: No solo Caterpillars, an Adult Insect must be in the image
- Its Venus fly time: No dead/dying insects
- An Insect Lying Down And Playing With Chili: Beetle is in distress as it's on its back struggling to right itself - not fun, and not playing with the chili
- Spider in Cactus: Spiders are not insects
- Easter Bunny: The bee is not the primary focus of the image as required
- Coming in to Land: The bee is not the primary focus of the image as required
- Caterpillar Camouflage: No solo Caterpillars, an Adult Insect must be in the image
- Ewwweeeeee: Millipedes and Centipedes are not insects (more than 6 legs) they are Myriapods
- Karpathian Meadow: Lovely image, but the butterfly is not the primary focus of the image, which does not fit the rules.
- Halloween Spider: Spiders are not insects
- Creepy Cicada: no human-ish things in the images

Submission Rules

Each participant may submit 1 image.

Voting Rules

1)   Votes may be cast by any visitor to FineArtAmerica.com (members and non-members).

2)   You may only vote once per image.

3)   You may vote for as many images as you like... but only once for any given image.

Contest Timeline

Status: This contest is over.

Submissions Begin

Tuesday, January 5th, 2021 - 11:16 PM

Submissions End / Voting Begins

Friday, January 15th, 2021 - 11:16 PM

Voting Ends / Prizes Awarded

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 - 11:16 PM

Current Time (Eastern United States)

Wednesday, January 27th, 2021 - 6:25 AM

Contest Prizes

This contest will be awarding the following prizes:

1st Place:

THRILL of winning - highlighted on the Homepage

2nd Place:

KNOWLEDGE you've done well - highlighted on the Homepage

3rd Place:

SATISFACTION of placing - highlighted on the Homepage

Contest Organizer

Siene Browne

Sydney, NSW

Australia

Sponsoring Group

Wonder of Wings

Members: 216

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