The Urban Jungle is the first National Photography Competition of its kind in Nigeria which has been organised as part of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) calendar of events to stimulate interest and generate positive responses regarding green issues.
It is a free monthly nature photo contests with a deadline on 30th of every month.
The objective of the competition is to engage as many members of the general public and create an opportunity for the appreciation of Nigeria’s natural environment and raw beauty.
Embracing the technological age and effectiveness of social media, the competition will be entirely run on the facebook platform.
NCF invites anyone and everyone to enter a FREE nature photo contest.
Our prize contest is centred on nature and this beautiful earth in Nigeria.
Submit your photos today. It’s free!!!
1. Photos of the month announced on the 1st of every month.
2. In November, we will invite the top ten finalists to attend the Annual NCF Dinner Dance & Awards in November, where the grand prize winner will be announced.
1.You took the photograph
2.Some aspect of nature must be part of the subject. Creations by man are eligible subjects if aspects of nature are part of the photo
3.Winning photos cannot be removed from Facebook
4.Any watermarks must be in the corner of the photos so as not to obscure the photo.
5.A photograph can only win once.
6.Only one entry may win (per contest) even if you submit many GREAT photos.
7.Photo width idea size is 1024px or greater.
8.Photos can be taken from any device so long as the quality and clarity is good.
9.Photography contest winners will be notified via facebook. So keep your profile up to date and remember to check your inbox!
Contest Prizes for Photos of the month:
Each month there will be a new list of prizes for the top 7 photos.
All prizes have been donated by SPAR (Park & Shop)
Tips for Winning our Photo Contests & Monthly Competitions
• Enter the contest. Just by posting on the NCF Urban Jungle Photography page means you have entered your photo in the contest. You must also manually enter the details of your photograph and a small description in the tag section.
•Get your friends to LIKE your photo by posting the link to your wall/page
•Include some aspect of nature in an interesting way.
•Don't put borders or shading around the photo.
•Don't put watermarks in the middle of the photo or use large watermarks.
•Place small watermarks in the lower left or right corner of the photo.
•Avoid dates or other data, except watermarks, on photos.
•Now to the serious stuff…Potential winners shall be required to sign and return within ten (10) days following an attempted notification, a Declaration or Certificate of Eligibility, Liability Release, and where legally permissible, a Publicity Release and Warranty of Ownership and License in which the entrant warrants that he/she is the owner of the photograph (and all the intellectual property rights in the photograph submitted) and grants to the NCF and its licensees the irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide non-exclusive license to reproduce, distribute, display, and create derivative works of the entry (along with a name credit) in connection with the Contest and promotion of the Contest without additional compensation. Failure to execute and deliver any required documents to the NCF by the specified deadline may result in disqualification from the Contest, and selection of an alternate potential winner.
NONCOMPLIANCE OR RETURN OF PRIZE NOTIFICATION AS UNDELIVERABLE, BY FACEBOOK, MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION AND SELECTION OF AN ALTERNATE POTENTIAL WINNER.
Submit your photos today. Hey, it's free!!!