RULES YNP Photo Challenge #1


Topic: What is spring for you? Show it with your best shots!

The competition is open to photographers world wide, up to 25 years old.

To participate, it’s necessary to be part of the YNP community (free of charge) by completing this form:

Entry is free. We accept a total amount of 5 images maximum.

Participation is online, only digital files are admitted.

Entries are open from 1- 30 June 2018 (included)

Winners will be announced 16 July 2018.



No manipulation or digital alteration of the pictures is permitted. Only adjustments that affect to the following terms will be accepted: Global corrections of tonal values, white balance, brightness, contrast, saturation, and moderate adjustment of shadows and highlights. The conversion of the image from colour to black and white. Moderate sharpening and selective reduction of digital noise. Do away with vignetting, cleaning dust and scratches and correcting optical distortion and aberrations. Photographs composed by multiple images which must have been taken in the same sequence, are admitted.

Original raw / jpeg can be requested.

Accepted images/ Not allowed photos:
– Only digital files are admitted, entered online through the website

– The longest side of each image must be 1920 pixels. Dpi is irrelevant.

Description is required: including technical data, location, title and description.

– Photographs cannot have frames, edges, water marks nor captions.

Domestic and farm animals, as well as cultivated plants, are not admitted.

– It is compulsory to indicate if the animal is captive, if it has been trained or if it have been used to induce a special behaviour in the moment of taking the picture.



YNP organization



2 photographic experience with Photo Logistics
1 buteo hide Mark II
1 Buteo Photo Gear camouflage net
1 Buteo Photo Gear bean bag



Participants must declare they are the authors of each of their works and have all the rights over them.

Awarded and finalist works can be reproduced in books, catalogues, posters or any other printed or digital support, as well as distributing it to press and/or magazines writings for the promotion and broadcasting YNP community and its contest, provided the authors’ name is always mentioned. The authors will disinterestedly cede the reproduction rights to the organization of the contest for its edition. This cession has a nonexclusive character but can be extensive to any reedition.

All personal data from the participants will be treated with the maximum confidentiality by the organization according to the organic Spanish law 15/1999 of data protection (LOPD).

The fact of participating in YNP Challenge 2018 Spring edition implies the acceptance of all of these bases.

good luck! 🙂