The contest is open to all amateur or professional photographers around the world.
Participation is free. (It's understood that underage participants have parent or tutor authorization to participate. If they should win the contest, such authorization will be required).
“MOUNTAIN ACTIVITY”: Any image related to sport activities (non-motorized) that take place on mountains. (For instance: alpinism, climbing, ski, trekking, speleology, paragliding...)
Each participant may submit a maximum of 3 photographs. There won´t be accepted any photos previously submitted to this contest. Only pictures taken by digital cameras are accepted. RAW digital format of the submitted images must be available. Participants must warrant that the submitted photographs are an original work created solely by the entrant, and that he or she owns the copyright of the work that is being presented.
CVCEPHOTO takes as granted that the participant has the authorization and/or the permission of the persons that appear in the photographs submitted to the contest. It's the sole responsibility of the participant regarding any claim related to copyright. Digitally modifying or manipulating the images submitted is not allowed. Only minor changes are allowed to the picture as a whole, provided they affect only: contrast, color correction, luminosity, white balance, tone, shade or focus. Also allowed: B/W conversion, cleaning of particles and distortion or vignetting correction. Panoramic images and moderately trimmed images are accepted as long as the original composition is respected. CVCEPHOTO will request the RAW format file of the images that reach the final phase.
Works must be submitted in JPEG format, and must be at least 1,600 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 1,200 pixels wide (if a vertical image), converted to color space sRGB with the profile being embedded in the file. All digital images must be 2 megabytes or smaller. Works must not include frames or footers. Works must be submitted exclusively through the ENTRY FORM.
REGISTRATION: From 1st January to 31th March 2017.
RAW AND HIGH RESOLUTION FILES REQUEST: From 12th April 2017.
NOTIFICATION to SHORT-LISTED: 8th May 2017.
AWARDS CEREMONY, OPENING of EXPOSITION and RELEASE on WEB of WORKS BEING SELECTED: 27th May 2017. A choice of the selected works will be shown on 27th May 2017 before the awards ceremony.
1st Prize: 1,400 Euros + Exclusive and unique trophy created by Iñigo Arístegui, artist.
2nd Prize: 600 Euros 3rd Prize: 300 Euros
17 Honourable mentions: DIPLOMAS.
“BILBAO MENDI FILM FESTIVAL Poster” Prize: 600 Euros and BMFF Poster
CVCEPHOTO will contact you by email: info@CVCEPHOTO.com. Please make sure you include it in your email list in order to avoid communications being blocked by anti-spam or security systems.
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