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Akshaya Patra – Click and Smile Photo contest 2014

click-and-and-smile-photo-cAkshaya Patra Photo contest 2014 is now started, take a look at the details below..the winners will get certificate, trophy and prizes and prizes.. and the contest is absolutely free to enter….


Eligibility
Any

Entry Fee free

Prizes
• Certificate
• Trophy
• Surprise Gifts

Limit of Entry 3

Copyright

Akshaya Patra reserves the unconditional right to use the photographs for electronic and print communication material.

Usage of Entry
The photos is for the purpose of contest and could be used in various collaterals of Akshaya Patra in its electronic and print communication materials.

Deadline 12/22/2014

Contest page http://www.akshayapatra.org/click-a-smile

Aperture Light – Vintage Photo Contest November 2014

vintage-photo-contest-imageShare your beat vintage style photos before November 30th, 2014

Send us your images related to “Flowers” Theme. The Contest is Open to all and free to enter. Winners will be featured at the Aperture Light Website

The Contest is Open to all and free to enter.

Eligibility: 18+

Free to Enter

Prizes:

  • Winner Will be featured for life-time at aperture light website
  • Topaz plugin –  winner can choose whichever plugin he/she wants
  • Pixillion bulk image converter and watermarking tool for Photo of the Month Winner

Each month the editor’s favourite images will be featured in the Aperture Light Winners Page.

Copyright: Entrants guarantee, upon entry submission, that their works are solely their own, and that any and all third party releases and permissions have been obtained for any elements in the photograph that require such. It is the entrants’ sole responsibility to ensure that all consents, permissions, or licenses are obtained for any people, property, work of art, material, or other element that may require such, prior to submission of the photograph. Upon submission of your image to the competition you will retain copyrights to your image.

Deadline: November 2014

Website: http://theaperturelight.org/2014/11/vintage-photo-contest-november-2014/

Win PortraitPro Studio 12 Software – Free to Enter

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Participate in the ongoing contest at thenewcamera.com, you can upload your images at Flickr group or send us via email if you don’t have a flickr account,
please upload your images under #portrait , #HDR , #landscape , #anythinggoes , #newcamera , #blackandwhite and #wedding

Eligibility: Worldwide

Entry Fee Free to Enter

Categories to enter

  • #portrait ,
  • #HDR ,
  • #landscape ,
  • #anythinggoes ,
  • #newcamera ,
  • #blackandwhite and
  • #wedding

Prizes: Best pictures will be featured on New Camera.

Prizes to Portrait category Winner – Portrait Category winner will get PortraitPro Studio 12 software as an award.
So participate in the contest and upload your best portrait images.

Copyright and usage - All photographs submitted remains with the photographers who submitted them, All entrants agree that their name and images can be displayed and used in promotion for future competitions on NEW CAMERA. Full credit will be given to photographers if image is used.

Deadline: November 2014

Website – http://thenewcamera.com/photo-contest/

HUMANITY PHOTO AWARDS 2015

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Humanity Photo Awards (HPA)is a bennial photo contest and has been held for 8 sessions.It focuses on folklore cultures, including
Portrait & Costume, Architecture, Living Custom, Production & Commerce, Festivities, Traditional Rites. What makes it unique is that it has the following five features:
1. It is the only photo contest devoted to folklore cultures around the world;
2. It is organized by China Folklore Photographic Association in cooperation with UNESCO and NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee;
3. It is a free-entry contest, open to all people who love cultures and want to contribute to the recording and safeguarding of cultures through photos;
4. It only accepts photo stories/portfolios (8-14 pictures for each photo set);
5. It provides transport allowance for more than 66 prize-winning photographers so that they can attend the Award Ceremony in China, which allows them to share cultures and make friends with photographers around the world.

Eligibility – Worldwide, anyone

Entry Fee – free to enter

Prizes
Five awards will be offered in accordance with the judging criteria: Grand Awards (G), Documentary Awards (D), Jury’s Special Awards (S), Nomination Awards (N) and Performance Awards (P). All prize-winning photographers will be invited to attend the award ceremony and related events that last for 3 to 6 days. 6 Grand Awards winners will receive 2,000$ of cash prize and transport allowance. 60 Documentary Awards winners and several Jury’s Special Awards winners will receive the transport allowance if they attend the award ceremony. They will enjoy free accommodation and meals during the event.

Limit of Entry- 3 sets of photos

Copyright copyright belongs to the author

Usage of Entry
With the guarantee of the right of signature for every author, the organizer has the right to repeatedly use the entries in related non-commercial activities for free, including publications, exhibitions, TV programs, Internet displays, electronic media, etc. The Organizer reserves the right to do probable editing of the entries.

Deadline 04/15/2015

Contest page link http://2015.hpa.org.cn/EN/

Show Off Your Forest Photo Contest 2014

show-of-your-forest-contestThe protective role of forests, and how, in turn, we can protect them, is the central theme of the second edition of Show Off Your Forest photography contest. The 2014 edition looks at two categories:
1.Mobile: Photo taken with a mobile phone or tablet camera.
2.Camera: Photo taken with a digital camera.

Eligibility – 18*

Entry Fee
– Free to enter

FIRST PRIZE IN THE MOBILE AND DIGITAL CAMERA CATEGORY

The winners of the Show Off Your Forest photography competition will be given a trip for two to a protected forest area in Spain. The prize includes the airfare and hotel accommodation, in addition to a guide who will accompany the winners on their visit to the nature park.

SECOND PRIZE IN THE MOBILE AND DIGITAL CAMERA CATEGORY

The winning participants of the second prize in the Show Off Your Forest competition will be given a Nikon D3100 +AFSDX18/55GII+LIBRO+MOC+SD8GB photographic camera and a professional waterproof case. SECOND PRIZE IN THE MOBILE AND DIGITAL CAMERA CATEGORY

The winning participants of the second prize in the Show Off Your Forest competition will be given a Nikon D3100 +AFSDX18/55GII+LIBRO+MOC+SD8GB photographic camera and a professional waterproof case.

ACCESIT MOBILE AND DIGITAL CAMERA CATEGORY

The winners of the accésit Show Off Your Forest photography competition will be given two mountain garments, comprising a pair of Forcau Red trousers and a Mountain of Winter Softshell polar jacket. DRAW

All users registered on the competition website will go into the draw for 5 batches of Secrets of Galicia artisan products, which include: honey, chestnuts, jam, cake, chocolate filled sweets and the book “The Sacred Forest of Lugo”.

Limit of Entry – 5 photos per category

Copyright – It is forbidden to include content contrary to the rights of third parties or contrary to accepted morality and mores, or unlawful content or information on the website from which the hyperlink is established.

Usage of Entry NA

Deadline – 02/08/2015

Contest page link http://www.showoffyourforest.com/

WYNG Masters Award Call for Entries 2014 – 2015

WYNG-Master-Award-imageThe WMA Commission invites entries for proposals from artists and photographers from both Hong Kong and the international community, to create new photo-based work in Hong Kong, focusing on the theme of WASTE. Project proposals must contextually relate to both the theme WASTE and to HONG KONG, an urban centre of 7.2 million inhabitants. A three-member Selection Panel will choose the WMA Commission recipient, who will be awarded a HKD$250,000 grant which will contribute towards production of the successful proposal and a public event featuring the completed work. The call for proposals is open to all local and international applicants. The WMA Commission is a part of the WYNG Masters Award programme.

The WMA Commission brings the issue of WASTE to the forefront. By facilitating and supporting original, creative interpretations of a significant environmental concern, the WMA Commission encourages a unique perspective on how Hong Kong is affected by an issue that has global implications, while increasing public awareness and knowledge. The HKD$250,000 award grant covers artist fee, creation (including such activities as research, travel and production; resources such as an assistant or translator and daily expenses) and a public event. It does not include accommodation (for overseas artists) and venue costs for public presentation which are covered by the organisers.

Eligibility Worldwide

Entry: Free Entry

Prizes: A three-member Selection Panel will choose the WMA Commission recipient, who will be awarded a HKD$250,000 grant which will contribute towards production of the successful proposal and a public event featuring the completed work.

Grant Total: HKD$250,000

Approximate breakdown:

Artist fee $50,000  

Creation & Expenses $100,000  

Public presentation $50,000

Submission Period

October 10, 2014 – January 31, 2015.

Project period – April 2015 – April 2016 (1 year period)

Copyright: By entering, the photographer acknowledges that the employer, client and/or subject have copyright release or model release giving permission for the image to be published or exhibited in connection with the WYNG Masters Award and that he/she is the author of the work as defined in the Copyright Ordinance of Hong Kong (Cap. 528) and any other relevant local legislation.

usage right: Images submitted by the finalists may be displayed on the website or be selected for printing in future publications related to the WYNG Masters Award with proper attribution

Website: http://www.wyngmastersaward.hk/index.php/en/master-about-en/commission-en

Seasonal Change Photography Competition 2014

SINWP-Photo-Contest-imageSeasonal Change Photography Competition. Whether it be rain, sun, wind or thunderstorms, we are looking for the best visual interpretations of the seasons on our planet.

Eligibility Worldwide

Entry: Free Entry

Prize
Enter three images into this competition free of charge – if you would like to enter additional images you may do so for the nominal fee of $2 (US) per image. Once you have completed the entry form if you wish to enter more images you will be guided to the payment option for additional images. We look forward to seeing your entries.

Overall Winner – One year Free Membership of any of our Societies – which includes: entry to all of our membership only competitions – unrestricted access to our members’ photography forum – listing on our directory – image mentoring – qualifications and distinctions through submission of images – the winner will also receive our magazine Professional Imagemaker for 12 months.

2nd and 3rd place – 6 months Free Membership of any of our Societies – which includes: entry to all of our membership only competitions – unrestricted access to our members’ photography forum – listing on our directory – image mentoring – qualifications and distinctions through submission of images – the winner will also receive our magazine Professional Imagemaker for 6 months.

Overall Winner – One year Free Membership of any of our Societies – which includes: entry to all of our membership only competitions – unrestricted access to our members’ photography forum – listing on our directory – image mentoring – qualifications and distinctions through submission of images – the winner will also receive our magazine Professional Imagemaker for 12 months.

2nd and 3rd place – 6 months Free Membership of any of our Societies – which includes: entry to all of our membership only competitions – unrestricted access to our members’ photography forum – listing on our directory – image mentoring – qualifications and distinctions through submission of images – the winner will also receive our magazine Professional Imagemaker for 6 months.
Copyright of the images remains with the photographer – The Societies recognises that the entrant, the author of the photograph, retains complete and full ownership of the copyright in each submission

Entries can be used for publicity purposes only by The Societies and may be printed in our magazine Professional Imagemaker, also promotional purposes.

Deadline: November 30th, 2014

Website http://sinwp.com/sea/

New Camera Monthly Photo Contest – November 2014

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Participate in the new camera ongoing monthly photography contest, the contest is open to all and free to enter, upload your entries free entries and get featured in thenewcamera website.

 

Eligibility: Worldwide

Entry Fee Free to Enter

Categories to enter

  • #portrait ,
  • #HDR ,
  • #landscape ,
  • #anythinggoes ,
  • #newcamera ,
  • #blackandwhite and
  • #wedding

upload your images by by adding the following hash tags #portrait , #HDR , #landscape , #anythinggoes , #newcamera , #blackandwhite and #wedding

Prizes: For this contest, we’ll select the best images to be featured on our FaceBook Fan Page, Twitter, and mentioned in a blog post on The New Camera Website.

Copyright and usage – All photographs submitted remains with the photographers who submitted them, All entrants agree that their name and images can be displayed and used in promotion for future competitions on NEW CAMERA,. Full credit will be given to photographers if image is used.

Deadline: Nov 31 2014

Websitehttps://www.flickr.com/groups/thenewcamera/

New Camera Website: http://thenewcamera.com/photo-contest/

New Portrait Photography Contest at Blipoint

new-portrait-photo-contest-Photo contest: A portrait transmits not only an image, but reveals feelings and helps transmit the state of mind of the person being photographed. This provides a wider vision that a simple exterior vision of the subject. The visual language used in photography in the combination of light and composition, adds subtle complexity and unique features.
You can take part with pictures taken using your SLR or your mobile phone.
First prize: The new Fujifilm X100T camera.

Second prize: A Orion 400 flash lighting kit. Third prize: The new Vanguard Alta CA 233AGH tripod and ball head kit. Fourth prize: The Sedona 51 (blue) backpack by Vanguard. Fifth prize: The B-grip camera harness, the new way to transport cameras.

Eligibility: Worldwide

Entry fee - 2,99

Prizes:

First prize: The new Fujifilm X100T camera.

Second prize: A Orion 400 flash lighting kit.

Third prize: The new Vanguard Alta CA 233AGH tripod and ball head kit.

Fourth prize: The Sedona 51 (blue) backpack by Vanguard.

The Blipoint´s team wishes you luck!

Date of participation: from 13/10/2014 to 13/12/2014

Voting process: from 13/12/2014 to 19/12/2014

Contest closed: 19/12/2014

 

COPYRIGHT: • Beginning of the publication stage of the image to participate in the Portrait, contest organized by Blipoint. It starts 13/10/2014 and ends 13/12/2014.
• Each contestant can publish up to a maximum of a gallery of (2) two images.
• Any technique may be used. Photographs, collages, paintings, illustrations, or mixed format techniques can be submitted.
• Only digital images will be accepted, and they must not be larger than 1.5 megas, and in jpg format.
• Images that have been awarded a prize or simply participated in previous Blipoint contests will not be accepted.
• With the sending of the image, you confirm automatically that you own the author’s copyright and that your images are free of rights to third persons.
• You will preserve the entire author’s copyright and other rights that you already possess in relation with the images that you publish in Blipoint. On having sent, having published or having shown these contents, you will grant to Blipoint a perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide, exempt license of royalties and not sole right to reproduce, to adapt, to modify, to translate, to publish and to distribute the contents that you send, publish or show through Blipoint. This license has, as a merely purpose, to allow Blipoint to show, to distribute and to promote its services.
• On the present bases, you accept that no commentary or other information that you provide to Blipoint will violate any personal right or any property right of any third one (including, without limitation, the author’s copyright and brand rights). Also, you accept that no commentary or other information that you provide to Blipoint will be slanderous, obscene, harassing, improper or illegal, and that you remain as the only responsible for the contents of any commentary or other information that you provide to Blipoint.

USAGE RIGHTS: • Beginning of the publication stage of the image to participate in the Portrait, contest organized by Blipoint. It starts 13/10/2014 and ends 13/12/2014.
• Each contestant can publish up to a maximum of a gallery of (2) two images.
• Any technique may be used. Photographs, collages, paintings, illustrations, or mixed format techniques can be submitted.
• Only digital images will be accepted, and they must not be larger than 1.5 megas, and in jpg format.
• Images that have been awarded a prize or simply participated in previous Blipoint contests will not be accepted.
• With the sending of the image, you confirm automatically that you own the author’s copyright and that your images are free of rights to third persons.
• You will preserve the entire author’s copyright and other rights that you already possess in relation with the images that you publish in Blipoint. On having sent, having published or having shown these contents, you will grant to Blipoint a perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide, exempt license of royalties and not sole right to reproduce, to adapt, to modify, to translate, to publish and to distribute the contents that you send, publish or show through Blipoint. This license has, as a merely purpose, to allow Blipoint to show, to distribute and to promote its services.
• On the present bases, you accept that no commentary or other information that you provide to Blipoint will violate any personal right or any property right of any third one (including, without limitation, the author’s copyright and brand rights). Also, you accept that no commentary or other information that you provide to Blipoint will be slanderous, obscene, harassing, improper or illegal, and that you remain as the only responsible for the contents of any commentary or other information that you provide to Blipoint.

Deadline: December 13, 2014

Website: http://blipoint.com/contests/retrato_7/detail

Belfast Photo Festival Photo Contest 2014

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Belfast Photo Festival is offering artist’s/photographer’s the opportunity to exhibit their work in the main Festival gallery alongside some of the biggest names in the field, with a number also having the opportunity to be featured in the arts magazine Abridged. The winners will be eligible for a number of awards, including a cash prize of £1,000.

The theme has been left open to remove any restrictions; submissions must be photographic or lens-based but can include incorporations of other art forms with the photographic medium (i.e. performance, painting, sculpture, music, literature etc).

Individuals and collectives are welcome to apply; individuals should enter between two and six photographs from a particular series or body of work OR a single PDF of their Photo-book. Collectives are also welcome to apply; as a collective, you can submit up to 10 photographs.

The theme for the 2015 Open Submission has been left open, therefore removing any restrictions in regards to theme, concept or approach of a
photographer’s/artist’s work.

 

Awards:

  • IdeasTap Award – £1,000
  • Blow Editorial Award – A full editorial presentation in an upcoming issue of Blow photography magazine (Lucie Award Nominee)
  • Abridged Editorial Award – Presentation in a special Festival issue of the arts magazine Abridged
  • The Open Submission Exhibition will be presented at the Festival gallery in the heart of Belfast City and the center of the Cultural Cathedral Quarter – 4 – 30 June 2015.

Successful entrants will be selected and notified by e-mail in late March 2015

JURY:

  • Stacey Baker – Associate Photo Editor: The New York Times Magazine
  • Karen Mc Quaid – Curator: The Photographers Gallery, London
  • Andreas Muller-Pohile – Editor: European Photography Magazine
  • Matt Packer – Curator: Centre of Contemporary Art, Derry City
  • Michael Weir – Director: Belfast Photo Festival

Each submission through the Open Submission can include up to 6 images (collectives 10) OR a single .PDF file (Photo-book submissions).

Online submission of digital photographs via the website.

Copyright: All selected entries may be published by Belfast Photo Festival or affiliated Sponsors/Funders and Partners (the “Authorised Parties”) in magazines or books, on websites, or in any other medium, at Authorised Parties discretion.

Website: http://bit.ly/1wV7Hsc

Asferico Photo Contest 2015

Join to 2015-Photo-Contest-image Photo Contest and take the chance to win of the prestigious prize awards for a total amount of € 10.000.

You can submtit your photos for 8 different categories. The overall winner, selected among the 8 category winners, will receive € 2.000 and a week journey in Africa (value: € 1.500).

Each category winner will win photographic equipments and the Asferico 2015 Catalogue. Also the 9 finalists for each category will receive the Asferico 2015 Catalogue. All the finalists and the winners will be invited to the Award Cerimony.

Eligibility: Open to all photographers, worldwide.

Entry Fee: € 25,00

Categories:

  • A –  Landscape
  • B – Underwater world
  • C – Mammals
  • D – Birds
  • E –  Other animals
  • F –  Plants and fungi
  • G – Composition and forms
  • H – Natural Adversities

Prizes:

  • The overall winner, selected among the 8 category winners, will receive € 2.000 and a week journey in Africa (value: € 1.500).
  • Each category winner will win photographic equipments and the Asferico 2015 Catalogue.
  • Also the 9 finalists for each category will receive the Asferico 2015 Catalogue.

Each submission is limited to 5 images for each category, that is each photographer can send a maximum of 30 images

Image requirements:  jpg format should have a size of 1920 pixels on the longer side and weigh not more than 3 MB. Cropping is allowed but must not exceed 35%of the original image area and always taking into account the effects on the final file sizes. Borders, signatures or watermarks should notbe included into the images. The colour space must be Adobe RGB (1998)

Copyright: All selected entries may be published by Belfast Photo Festival or affiliated Sponsors/Funders and Partners (the “Authorised Parties”) in magazines or books, on websites, or in any other medium, at Authorised Parties discretion.

Website: http://www.asferico.com/concorso/e_index.asp

Bhutan Photographic Society – Happiness Photo Contest

Bhutan-Photographic-SocoetyBhutan is known for Gross National Happiness. Bhutan measures prosperity by taking into consideration the citizens’ happiness levels, and not gross national product. Gross National Happiness (GNH) is a holistic, and sustainable, approach to development.

Submit your original images that show what Happiness means to you. We welcome all interpretations.

Eligibility Worldwide, 18+

Entry Fee $30

Prizes
Chosen images will be exhibited in a professional online gallery 15 December – 10 January 2015, and shared with professionals around the world as well as actively promoted via social media. All chosen images will be available for sale agreed upon by you and Bhutan Photographic Society.

Three Striking Images that stand out to our panel will receive the following:
B & H Gift Card $ 100
Photojojo Gift Card $ 75
Amazon Gift Card $ 50

Limit of Entry 0

Copyright: Photographer retains full copyright to submitted images

Usage of Entry Chosen images will be exhibited in a professional online gallery 15 December – 10 January 2015, and shared with professionals around the world as well as actively promoted via social media. All chosen images will be available for sale agreed upon by you and Bhutan Photographic Society. Winners can opt out.

Deadline 12/05/2014

Contest page http://www.bhutanphotographicsociety.com/calls-for-entry/october-25th-2014

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