One 1 Winner and nine 9 Finalists will be selected by our monthly Jury under the supervision of The Independent Photographer, based on the overall beauty, power, photographic skill, creativity, and originality, in accordance with the competition rules. We provide our community exposure on a massive scale. American documentary photographer. The Independent Photographer will refund the entry fees to all Participants if the Competition is permanently suspended for a specific month, and The Independent Photographer will not reserve rights to use any of the pictures that have been submitted that specific month.
Portrait photography has one of the oldest and most interesting history that harkens back to the early days of the medium. All GuruShots community photographers can win great prizes courtesy of our corporate sponsors: Entries and images that have been rewarded in other major Competitions are not eligible to the Competition.