All Submissions must be submitted by Rotary clubs and give credit to the photographer who could be a Rotarian / Rotaractor / Interactor or a Non-Rotarian.


Submissions will be judged in accordance with the judging criteria defined below:


1. Submission Requirements:

  • All Submissions must be the original creation;

  • A Submission must be at least 4 x 5 inches at a resolution of 300 dots per inch (dpi);

  • Submissions must be of high-resolution;

  • Submissions saved in a .jpg or .tif format are preferred;

  • A Submission must not exceed 2 megabytes per file;

  • Submissions may be in color or black and white;

  • Submissions must have been taken digitally since 1st July 2018.

2. Prizes:

First Place Prize: An Award to the club and the photographer at the DCA in April 2018.

Second and Third place prize photograhs will be published on our coffee table book, websites, newsletter and will have a special mention at the DCA.

3. Judging:

A panel of judges determined by the DG, will select the winners from among all eligible, final Submissions based on the following criteria: appropriateness to theme, originality/creativity of Submission, and overall quality of Submission.

All of the judges’ decisions and determinations are final.

The judges reserve the right to disqualify any Submission that they believe has been altered or enhanced or that appears to be a scan of a non-digital photograph.

4. Winner notification:

The winners will be notified via e-mail on or around 30th March 2019.

Enter the Wave's photo contest

Submit your photos to every month. The best photo and prize will be announced in February 2019.