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The International Federation of Wildlife and nature Photography (IFWP) has created the website for the benefit of all those interested in nature and/or photography as well as for the benefit of all the members of the associations belonging to the IFWP as a means to sharing information, knowledge and pictures whilst supporting the objectives indicated in Article 2 of the IFWP statutes.
Access to and use of is provided by The International Federation of Wildlife and nature Photography (IFWP) under the following conditions :
By using you accept these conditions and agree to be legally bound by them. If you disagree, please do not access and/or use
IFWP may change these conditions at any time. Changes will be by posted online. Please check our terms of use regularly to make sure that you are aware of any changes and still agree with them.  Your continued use of after any posted changes implies that you accept to be legally bound by the amended terms of use.

- You may not copy or reproduce any image posted on
- You may not copy any article posted on without the author's consent, except for a short citation (Berne Convention)
- You agree to use only for lawful purposes and in a way which does not infringe the rights of other users or inhibit their enjoyment.

If you are under 16 years of age, your parent or guardian must approve your access to



Access to and use of the's forum is provided by The International Federation of Wildlife Photography under the following terms of use :
The access to the forum is open to you as member of an association belonging to the IFWP only.
Your access will be terminated if/when you cease to belong to an IFWP member association or if/when that association ceases to belong to the IFWP.

- You may only login with your own identity. Impersonation is not allowed.
- You may post only your own original photographs and should hold full copyrights for them.
- Your communication must be civil, and tasteful.
- Your contributions must be constructive, friendly and not posted with the intent of causing distress.
- You should not post any illegal or objectionable content, such as unlawful, harassing, defamatory, abusive, threatening, harmful, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, racially offensive or otherwise objectionable material.
- You should abstain from using any offensive or vulgar language.

Contributions must be in English.
Advertising is not permitted.
Users of all ages, abilities and language fluency may take part in the forum. Please be patient and tolerant.


Do not post any personal information such as an address or telephone number. This type of information can be sent through personal messages (PM)
Non Compliance with the forum Terms of use
If you do not abide to these rules your posts to the forum may be removed and you may be denied access.



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Links may contain links to websites owned and operated by third parties having their own privacy policies, including cookies. These links do not imply any endorsement by IFWP either of the content or of the privacy practice of such third party websites.


The general graphic design of as well as all images and contributions therein are protected by copyright.


We, IFWP, adhere to the Data Protection Directive issued by the European Commission in collecting and managing the personal data freely entrusted to us by the users of the website as well as by our member associations' members.

For more details, see Privacy policy.