We’re actually not sure there’s an insect out there that ISN’T fascinating, but hey, we liked the title! Whilst we’re waiting for the Bug Awards 2021 to open, here’s an opportunity to show off your best shots of our bug friends, with no restriction on what they’re up to, or which of the many insect orders they belong to.
This contest is open to Photocrowd subscribers (Challenger/Pro/Master), or by purchasing entries.
Our Premium Contests are judged by some of the world’s finest photographers, who select the best submitted imagery, and provide valuable feedback that explains their choices, and helps you improve. Judges are confirmed towards the end of a contest. Premium Contests also carry more ranking points, so if you’ve got your eyes set on climbing the leaderboard, they’re a great way to achieve that.
Every photo submitted will be available for the crowd to rate once the submissions period has ended. You can see all the images uploaded to a contest, but will need to rate them to see how they’re ranked once the rating period begins.
Some contests on Photocrowd also have a judge. After the submission period closes the judge chooses their favourite images and writes some image reviews. The crowd and judge results will be announced on the same day.
For a more detailed explanation of how rating works, see our FAQs