Site guide

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About the Members Picture Gallery

The picture gallery gives members a chance to show interesting parts of their collections to a wide worldwide audience. All shells must be part of their collection. They may contribute sets of ten pictures for a gallery page together with the theme chosen and reasons for their selection.

How the gallery works on the internet

To contribute a set of pictures which should be in multiples of ten.

Contact the who can help you and agree a plan to create your gallery pages.

Choose a theme and for each shell, a digi picture is needed together with details of the shell, the size, the location found and some interesting info about the specimen.

You should submit the digi pics in jpg format preferably reduced to 500*375 pixels at 72bpi on CD or floppy (1.44mb) together with an E mail(no text attachments) detailing the wording to be used on each of the 10 specimen pages. Make it interesting and explain about the specimen and its pedigree.

If you don't have a digital camera, ask the webmaster for some help.

Using the gallery for advertising or selling shells is not allowed.

Members' News rules and procedures

The British Shell Collectors Club has no interest in any transactions which are between individual members.The club takes no responsibility for the accuracy of the content and the descriptions in the adverts and does not play any role in any transaction.

Acknowledgement and Attribution

All pictures and articles remain the property of the British Shell Collectors' club and the originator except those whose attribution is acknowledged and whose rights are retained by the author/originator. Pictures and articles may not be copied without their prior approval. The rights of authors to pictures from the Internet, used in this site, are acknowledged in the description of the picture when the cursor is held over picture.