Entries competing in this category are images that reflect the spirit of nature at Ruka-Kuusamo area. The images are published in the social media service Instagram. The image must be taken in the Kuusamo area. In order to enter the competition, the photo must be posted to Instagram feed, marked with tags #kuusamonaturephoto21 and @rukakuusamo. In this category, a mere close-up of an animal or bird will not be a strong competitor. An impressive, creative image will finish first in this game. Ruka-Kuusamo will share some of the best images during the competition period!
People who live in any country and are over 18 years of age are eligible to compete in this category. In order to receive a prize, the consent of a guardian is required for children under 18 years old.
The competition in this category is organised by Ruka-Kuusamo Tourist Association. The winner of this category is selected by the personnel of Ruka-Kuusamo Tourist Association.
The competition is open during 15 May-26 August 2021. The organiser reserves the right to change the competition period for a justified reason. If the competition is prematurely terminated, the prize will be drawn among all participants who have submitted their entries by the date of the termination. The winner will be selected on 1 September 2021.