World Snake Day 2022

photography Contest

Showcase your perspective

Welcome to the first edition of Kalinga Foundation's World Snake Day Photography Contest!
We are excited to see the wonderful images you submit.

Snake Nature Photography

This contest will only accept entries which have snakes in the frame


Gowri Shankar - Founder, Director KCRE | Yashpal Rathore - Nature & Wildlife Photographer | Shreeram MV - Darter Photography | Vishruth Cavale - Nature & Wildlife Photographer

Contest Rules

1. Upload a maximum of 5 photos in JPEG format along with a title & description for each photograph.
2. Image size should not exceed 10MB.
3. Photographs should not have watermarks or borders.
4. Basic post processing such as sharpening, brightness and white balance is allowed.
5. Entrants whose images are shortlisted will have to provide a RAW file (original JPEG if RAW not available) of their shortlisted entries.
6. Staged photographs of snakes (handled snakes) will not be accepted.
7. Images captured using live bait will not be entertained.
8. Any entry that appears to have been achieved through unethical means will be disqualified.
9. Decision of the Jury will be final.
10. All participants should accept the declaration mentioned in the form below.


Winners will be rewarded with:
autographed wildlife books,
signature snake rescue equipment,
all inclusive stay in the field station with opportunity to photograph deep in the rainforest

Participation certificate to all participants.

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