The 2015 photo contest opens May 1, 2015 and closes September 30, 2015. More info.

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Photographer Information

*First Name(s):
*Last Name(s): (as entrant wishes it to appear in print)
*Institutional Affiliation:
*AAA Member ID##: (Can't recall your AAA membership ID? Login here.)
*Email:   *Phone:

*Photographer biography (700 character limit):


Upload Photo(s)

Up to three photos, taken from January 01, 2013 or later, may be uploaded as jpg, png, gif, or tiff files. We recommend submitting high resolution images, up to 5 MB. If you choose to submit lower resolution files for review purposes, please confirm that higher resolution versions are available. Finalists will be displayed at the Annual Meeting, in Anthropology News, and may be used on the Association web site, and all AAA outreach media.

*I confirm that the photo(s) below are high resolution; or high resolution versions are available upon request.

  • *Upload photo 1:
    *Title and additional information:

    Choose a category: People | Places | Practice
    *Location, Date, Caption (700 character limit):


  • Upload photo 2:
    Title and additional information:

    Choose a category: People | Places | Practice
    Location, Date, Caption (700 character limit)


  • Upload photo 3:
    Title and additional information:

    Choose a category:
    People | Places | Practice
    Location, Date, Caption (700 character limit)



Rights and Permissions
Please confirm the following by checking the adjacent boxes.

* I confirm that I, the entrant, took the above photo(s) no earlier than January 1, 2013.

* I confirm that I, the entrant, have permission from all people featured in the photo(s) to distribute their image in print and online, or permission from their guardians if they are minors.

* I grant AAA permission to display, publish and otherwise use my photograph(s) and supporting text. I understand that I retain copyright to the photograph(s) I have submitted and that AAA will cite me as the creator of the work(s) in any future use. Selected photographs will be published in Anthropology News, posted online and displayed as prints at the Annual Meeting. AAA may also choose to use winning photographs in other venues, such as to promote future photo contests or to illustrate the AAA Annual Report. The creator of this work hereby grants the AAA a nonexclusive license to display and use the work in all means of electronic and print media, whether hosted by AAA or as part of AAA's official participation with another legal entity. The signer represents and warrants that he or she is the sole creator of the work named above or, if the material is jointly created, that each of the creators has authorized the signer to act as his or her agent in agreeing to the terms and making representation herein stated; that the material is original and has not heretofore been published (except that it may have been circulated informally for limited distribution); that the material does not infringe on any statutory copyright, common law right, proprietary right, or any other right whatsoever; and that the material is innocent and contains no matter that is scandalous, obscene, libelous, or otherwise contrary to law. If the material has been previously published in whole or in part in a copyrighted medium, the creator of this work guarantees to submit a statement of permission for use to the AAA. If you, acting for yourself and as the authorized agent of any and all other creators of the material, agree to the terms herein stated, please indicate your agreement by checking the relevant box provided above.

Please take a moment to review your biography, photo titles, captions and categories before uploading your entry. This information will not be edited and will be included with your photos during voting.


Please click the submit button only once.

Thank you for your patience while the photographs are uploading. For your convenience, a confirmation page will appear when this process is complete. You will also receive a confirmation message at the email address listed above.