See your dog on BarkingMall.com!
then you might say "Hey, that's my dog!"
How to Submit Your Photos
Whether photography is your career or your hobby, we invite you to participate in BarkingMall.com's "Dog of the Day".
Photos will be displayed on the BarkingMall.com home page on a rotating basis as "Dog of the Day". Both amateur and professional photographers are welcome to participate. Photos must be submitted in the digital format as described on this page.
No purchase or payment necessary.
All photos must be in color. The photo subject must be your dog and only your dog (no humans).
Entries may be digital images only. Black and white images are not eligible.
Entries must be submitted by the original photographer. Do not submit a photo taken by someone other than yourself. You must be the sole owner of the copyright of any image submitted. Your submission of the photo is your guarantee that you are the author and copyright holder of the photo.
Number of Entries
An individual may submit only one photo per dog breed.
Photo Subject Restrictions
Photos must be appropriate for posting on a family, G rated website. Obscene, provocative or otherwise questionable content will not be considered. BarkingMall.com retains sole discretion as to what constitutes inappropriate content. Photos containing recognizable people will not be accepted.
Return of Photos
Photos, regardless of the medium, will not be returned. Please do not send your only copy of a photo.
Photographers retain the copyright to their photographs. By submitting their photos, photographers agree to have their submitted photograph displayed on the BarkingMall.com website without any fee or other form of compensation, and agree that BarkingMall.com may display accepted photos in photo gallery and may make and retain copies of the photograph for archival purposes. Photos will be credited to the dog and photographer named in the entry form. Entries may be selected for display or use in other BarkingMall.com web pages or promotions. Entrants agree that BarkingMall.com may contact them to obtain permission for use of photos in this way. In the event that ownership of any photograph submitted to BarkingMall.com contested in any manner, BarkingMall.com retains the discretion to disqualify that photograph and discontinue use of the photograph.
Submitting Digital Images
Digital images should be submitted as described below. Images should be no larger than 600 by 450 pixels and no smaller than 200 by 200 pixels. Images should be submitted in JPG or TIFF format only. File sizes must be less than 500K per image. Images must be in natural color. Black and white, sepia tone, and duotone images are not eligible. Digital images will not be returned.
Minor digital enhancement is permitted, but images that have been significantly modified or appear unnatural will be disqualified.
- No borders or frames may be added to images.
- No watermarks, signatures, or copyright notices may be added to images. All accepted images will be displayed with the dog's name, breed, city and state, and photographer credit.
- Adding or replacing elements in an image is not permitted.
- Artistic filters are not permitted.
- Images may be cropped and rotated as necessary as long as the size is within the specifications above.
- Images may be resized as long as the aspect ratio is maintained
- Red-eye removal and spot editing
- One-step enhancement (such as "AutoFix", "QuickFix", "Auto Levels", etc.)
- Use of filters to sharpen, soften, blur, despeckle, or remove noise.
- Use of corrective functions to improve the natural appearance of the image, such as levels, contrast, brightness, curves, intensity, tone, hue, saturation, lightness, value, color balance, and tint.
- BarkingMall.com may edit your photo in any manner for use on BarkingMall.com
Where & What to Submit
Digital photos must be submitted to
Please include the following information in your email:
- Photographer's Name
- Dog's Name
- Dog's Breed
- City, State
- don't forget to attach the photo!
If you submit multiple photos, each photo must be submitted individually.
Please read this page completely before submitting photos.
Additional Terms and Conditions
BarkingMall.com is not responsible for computer system, hardware, software, or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, or delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human or technical in nature. Furthermore, BarkingMall.com is not responsible for: (i) lost, misdirected, misplaced, illegible, unintelligible, or incomplete entries or (ii) any act, failure to act, or delay regarding the transmitting or processing of entries. BarkingMall.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend all or any portion of "Dog of the Day" without notice if factors beyond BarkingMall.com's control, including technical difficulties. Void where prohibited. BarkingMall.com is entitled to interpret these rules as needed and its decisions are final. BarkingMall.com reserves the right to disqualify any entrant that BarkingMall.com has reason to believe is not the original work of entrant, or does not otherwise meet the aforementioned rules.
By submitting a photo(s), you agree to release and hold harmless BarkingMall.com and its employees, officers, affiliates, agents, and advertising and promotional agencies from any and all damages, injuries, claims, causes of actions, or losses of any kind resulting from your participation, including infringement of intellectual property rights. BarkingMall.com and its employees, officers, affiliates, agents, and advertising and promotional agencies assume no responsibility or liability for any damages, injuries, claims, causes of actions, or losses of any kind arising in whole or in part from this.
Dog of the Day
for Sunday, December 21, 2014
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