General notes: 1. Assignments are posted on the 1st Monday of each month. 2. Assignments are open to all MR members. 3. By submitting artwork, members implicitly agree to all these rules. Submission rules: 1. The artwork must meet all other forum rules. 2. The artwork must meet all legal requirements. For example: authorization from models (if any) must be secured. 3. The artwork must meet all assignment rules. 4. Members should be the owner of the artwork they submit. 5. A member may submit a maximum of one (1) artwork per assignment. 6. Artwork must me submitted between the 3rd Monday and 3rd Tuesday (included) of the assignment month. Artwork submitted outside of this timeframe will be deleted. 7. The artwork - including shooting of photo(s), must be created during the assignment period. 8. Any MR member is free to submit artwork for any assignment, regardless if he/she submitted artwork to a previous assignment or not. 9. Members may accompany their artwork with a maximum of five (5) lines of text to explain his/her choices, camera settings, post-processing, etc. 10. Members accept that all artwork submitted will have a Creative Commons licence. [note: I suggest this licence] 11. Artwork may be created by any kind of digital camera and any post-processing ("Photoshopping") the member sees fit. Post-processing must meet Photoshopping rules detailed below. 12. Scans of film may or may not be permitted. Comments/critique/discssion: 1. Discussion may begin on 3rd Wednesday of the assignment month. No time limit is fixed for the moment. 2. Only members who submitted artwork to current assignment may enter the discussion. 3. Comments, critiques and discussion must meet all forum rules. 4. Comments, critiques and discussion most be constructive, objective and aimed at improving the quality of the artwork. 5. Artistic choices (for example: choice of subject, assignment interpretation, etc.) may be discussed, but not criticized. 6. Equipment used may be discussed, commented or criticized only if this helps in improving artwork quality. 7. Comment posts must include a reference to the artwork being discussed. Links to original post are preferred, but post # is an acceptable alternative. [maybe replace with inserting attachment?] Photoshopping rules: 1. All Photoshopping must be accompanied with its detailed description so all may benefit from it. 2. Artwork may only be Photoshopped with explicit authorization from the owner. 3. Photoshopping of artwork outside its corresponding assignment thread is not permitted without explicit authorization of the owner. 4. Photoshopping must be keep simple, so members with less advanced software may reproduce the same processing. 5. The sole purpose of Photoshopping is to enhance the artisitic/technical quality of the artwork. To do list: 1. How and when do we settle on next month's assignment?