Category:Tips

March 2, 2016

Commercial companies exploiting photographers through blog posts

The Organisers of the Competition would remind all photographers who entered the Competition to be wary of any commercial business offering the opportunity to...

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November 7, 2015

Photo editing and processing, what’s allowed

I’ve been contacted by a few photographers this week who were under the impression that their images are not eligible for the competition due...

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August 18, 2015

Questions answered on eligibitlity for SLPOTY 2015

We’ve been asked about other photography competitions and whether their rules make you ineligible for SLPOTY 2015. Whilst we can’t speak for any other...

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November 12, 2014

Forests and trees

As ever, we want to help you with your submissions and we’ve been asked if it is permitted to enter images of trees and...

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October 31, 2014

Photo ideas for Halloween

It’s Halloween weekend so what better time to get out and capture some moody night time or ghostly images to enter in the competition! ...

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October 28, 2014

7 great seascape photography locations in Fife

If you’ve already selected your images for the seascape category then we’ll be delighted to see your entries, but if you haven’t, or you...

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October 19, 2014

Tips for the Urban Landscapes Category

The urban landscape category is a flexible category and we want to help you as much as possible when choosing your images for submission....

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October 17, 2014

Tips for shooting autumn scenes

Autumn is upon us and with forecasters predicting the weekend to be warm and calm, it’s the prefect time to get out into the...

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