The contest is open to any member of the California Cattlemen’s Association or California CattleWomen, Inc., and their immediate families. Immediate family is defined as a spouse, parent, or child residing in the same household. CCA/CCW employees and their immediate families are not eligible. Participants for all categories, other than the “Professionals” category, must be amateur photographers, defined as anyone who has not received compensation for their photos.

By entering this contest, you give CCA and CCW sole discretion in the use of your entered photo(s). Submitted entries may not be submitted to other photo contests. Each photo should be individually submitted by e-mail and must be accompanied by all entry form information (shown below). Participants may enter a maximum of 5 total photos. Photos entered may not be altered or enhanced in any way – except in the new cell phone category – in which total editing freedom is encouraged to enhance photo quality or uniqueness.