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2023 Photo Contest

General Information

  • The 2023 ALG Photo Contest will run from April 1, 2023 to October 31, 2023.

  • There are four categories:
    Cocoons, Chrysalises and Caterpillars
    ell Phone Photo (All lepidoptera and stages are included in this category)

  • Voting will be done by the membership through the website in November. Details to follow.

  • Entered photos may need to be slightly cropped for display on the website for voting.

  • Category winners will receive a prize.

  • Winning photos will be posted on the ALG website.


  • Entrants must be Alberta Lepidopterist Guild Members.

  • Photos must be taken by the entrant.

  • Photos are eligible taken between April 1, 2023 and October 31, 2023.

  • Photos are only accepted if they were taken in: Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia, Yukon or Northwest Territories.

  • Maximum 1 photo entry per category.

  • No composite photos.

  • Photos must be 25 MB or less (to be be able to attach to email for entry)

  • Photos must show the subject alive and in its natural environment. Moth sheets are an exception and will be allowed.

How to Enter

  • Email your photo to:

  • Include:
    Your name
    Species name (best guess is fine!)
    The category you are entering
    A description of your photo, or the experience of getting it!

  • If you do not receive a confirmation email. Please contact us.

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