2021 Wild Sheep Media Festival

 

The Wild Sheep Society of British Columbia is excited to announce our 2021 Wild Sheep Media Festival.  Are you wanting to share your creativity in our space?  Whether it is photography, a written story or a film – we would love to hear from you.

Our 2021 Wild Sheep Media Festival is now open and we are accepting submissions until January 10th, 2022 at 6 PM Pacific.

We have four separate categories to enter:

  • Photographer of the Year
  • Film of the Year
  • Writer of the Year
  • Youth Photographer of the Year.

WSSBC Photographer of the Year

  • Winner recognition and award (trophy/plaque) given at our event (Annual Convention or Banquet)
  • Winner receives a WSSBC Sitka or Stone Glacier jacket
  • Winning photo will be the calendar cover for the following year
  • Judging conducted by Wild Sheep Ambassadors & Wildlife Photographers Darryn Epp, Jeff Jackson and Director Peter Gutsche
  • WSSBC has the right to use all submitted content on our social media platforms, eblasts and magazine. Photo credit will be given
  • Must be a WSSBC member at time of entry
  • Photos submitted to communications@wildsheepsociety.com

WSSBC Film of the Year

  • Winner recognition and award (trophy/plaque) given at our event (Annual Convention or Banquet)
  • Winner WSSBC Sitka ‘sor Stone Glacier jacket
  • Winning film may be premiered at one of our events (Kamloops Convention, Northern Fundraiser or Salute to Conservation
  • Judging conducted by professional Producer Jesse Bone and professional Director Tash Baycroft of Filter Studios
  • WSSBC has the right to use submitted content on our social media platforms, eblasts and magazine. Author credit will be given
  • Must be a WSSBC member at time of entry
  • Stories submitted to communications@wildsheepsociety.com

WSSBC Writer of the Year

  • Winner recognition and award (trophy/plaque) given at the banquet
  • Winner WSSBC Sitka or Stone Glacier jacket
  • Winner may be invited to share their story on Talk is Sheep podcast
  • Judging conducted by the communications committee
  • WSSBC has the right to use submitted content on our social media platforms, eblasts and magazine. Author credit will be given
  • Must be a WSSBC member at time of entry
  • Stories submitted to communications@wildsheepsociety.com

WSSBC Young Photographer of the Year Contest

  • Winner recognition and award (trophy/plaque) given at our event (Annual Convention or Banquet)
  • Winner WSSBC Sitka or Stone Glacier jacket
  • Winning photo will be in the calendar for the following year
  • Judging conducted by Wild Sheep Ambassadors & Wildlife Photographers Darryn Epp, Jeff Jackson and Director Peter Gutsche
  • WSSBC has the right to use all submitted content on our social media platforms, eblasts and magazine. Photo credit will be given
  • Must be 16 years of age or younger at the time of entry
  • Must be a WSSBC member at time of entry
  • Photos submitted to communications@wildsheepsociety.com

Entry Requirements

  • WSSBC has the right to use submitted content on any of our social media platforms, eblasts and magazine. Photo credit will be given
  • Judges may not submit an entry in the category the are judging
  • Must be a WSSBC member at time of entry and at the time of awarding
  • Entries are to be submitted to communications@wildsheepsociety.com

2021 Entry Submission Deadline: January 10th, 2022