The single image categories are LIFE, IDENTITY and BORDER


Series is an OPEN CATEGORY with no theme.

The categories are open to interpretation, so please enter your photographs in the category or categories you find most suitably reflect your work. Hopefully these definitions may help you on your way.



1. The existence of an individual human being or animal
2. A particular type or aspect of human existence
3. A biography
4. The condition that distinguishes animals and plants from inorganic matter, including the capacity for growth, reproduction, functional activity, and continual change preceding death
5. Living things and their activity
6. The period between the birth and death of a living thing, especially a human being
7. Vitality, vigour, or energy (full of life)



1. The fact of being who or what a person or thing is
2. The characteristics determining who or what a person or thing is
3. A close similarity or affinity
4. In Mathematics; A transformation that leaves an object unchanged
– Origin; Late 16th century (in the sense ‘quality of being identical’): from late Latin identitas, from Latin idem ‘same’.



1. A line separating two countries, administrative divisions, or other areas
2. A district near the border between two areas
3. The edge or boundary of something, or the part near it
4. A decorative strip around the edge of something

Definitions from Oxford Dictionaries