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Close on August 07, 2022
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Territory: Worldwide
Theme: Nature
Eligibility: Contestants must 18 years old to participate and shall not be on the staff of The Motif Collective or an immediate family member of the staff.
Entry Fees: Between $12 and $36
Prize: Cash Prize
Nature is the theme for this months competition.
​No matter where we are nature is present. From the depths of a tropical rain forest to a small garden in the middle of a city, our life here is totally dependent its beautiful rhythms, seasons and fragile balance.
​Share with us your best frames and moments showing your vision of Nature!
Cash Awards up to $10,000 the Top Three Photographers

First Place also receives:
- A free copy of ON1 Photo RAW
- A free Pixel Pocket Rocket™
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