Nature General Definition

IMPORTANT:
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Nature Image Definition (see below for clarifications applicable to an image entered into Nature General):

Nature photography is restricted to the use of the photographic process to depict all branches of natural history, except anthropology and archaeology, in such a fashion that a well-informed person will be able to identify the subject material and certify its honest presentation.

Clarification for Nature Open:

See Special Note regarding Alterations and Limitations on Borders