Tubbataha Marks 25th Anniversary with Photo Contest

This story was first published on pia.gov.ph by Victoria Asuncion S. Mendoza.

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan, Jan 29 (PIA) — In celebration of Tubbataha’s 25th year anniversary, the Tubbataha Management Office (TMO) is spearheading a photo contest to promote the Tubbataha experience and highlight the importance of conserving the marine sanctuary.

With the theme “Tubbataha@25: Riding the Waves of Change”, the contest is open to all photographers who have photos of the Tubbataha experience – both under and above water.

tubbataha 25th anniversary photo contestInterested individuals can submit their photo entries by emailing tubbataha25@gmail.com. Images must be in JPEG format and at least 3000×2000 pixels at 300dpi. There should be a description when and where the photo was taken.

Images will be chosen by representatives from TMO and WWF-Philippines. The images selected will be properly credited when used. They will remain the intellectual property of the photographer but the submitted photos shall be used by TMO and WWF-Philippines for a traveling photo exhibit; publicity for Tubbataha and its 25th anniversary in print, broadcast, online and social media; collateral materials to promote the exhibit and a coffee table book on the Tubbataha reefs.

Photographers whose images have been selected will be informed of the activities related to Tubbataha’s 25th Anniversary campaign. They will also be asked to sign a conforme regarding free but credited usage of their images for the campaign. (VSM/TMO/TBO – PIA-Palawan)

Photo: eiller-carteblanche.blogspot.com

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