OBSESSION OF LIGHT
1 st Vantaa Photoclub International exhibition in Finland

SKsL = Suomen Kameraseurojen Liitto ry = AFCC = The Association of Finnish Camera Clubs

Calendar:
Uploading start 15th February 2012
Closing date: 15th March 2012
Judging: 17th – 23 rd March 2012
Notiffication 31st March 2012
Awars/Catalogue sent 28th April 2012
Exhibition Opening 16th April 2012

Sections:
A General Colour
B Joy (Colour and monochrome, see more below Rules)
C Street (Colour and monochrome, see more below Rules)

Awards:
Best author of Exhibition,
3 FIAP Gold, 3 FIAP Silver, 3 FIAP Bronze,
3 UPI Gold, 3 UPI Silver, 3 UPI Bronze,
3 SKsL Gold, 9 Honorable Mention


Entry fee:
30 € all sections. PayPal account exhibition@vantaanfotokerho.net


Judges:
Eero Venhola EFIAP
Viljo Kuronen EFIAP
Raimo Järvinen Photographer
Sakari Mäkelä SKsLC* (alternate)


President of salon: Ari Laine
Management team: Eero Kukkonen, Tapio Kihlberg, Sakari Mäkelä
Contact information: www.vantaanfotokerho.net/exhibition
email: exhibition@vantaanfotokerho.net
Ari Laine email ari.laine@vantaanfotokerho.net


Entry:
Register on our web site and upload your photos www.vantaanfotokeho.net/exhibition

 

RULES

OBSESSION OF LIGHT” 1st Vantaa Photoclub International Exhibition Rules


1) Entry is open to all photographers worldwide, amateur or professional

2) Only digital images are accepted. The themes are

A) Open color. This covers all subjects and includes creative images.
B) Joy. Covers all aspects of emotions and feelings associated with the idea of “Joy”. Color or monochrome images accepted.
C) Street. Covers all aspects of street photography. Street photography is most often described as a type of documentary photography that features subjects in candid situations within public places like streets, parks, beaches, vehicles of public transportation, malls etc. Color or monochrome images accepted.

3) All acceptances count towards FIAP and UPI awards.

4) All images must be 1024 pixels wide and 768 pixels high including any borders. Smaller images must have black borders to complete said size. Images must be saved as large jpg files (>80% or >10 on scale 0-12). The color profile must be sRGB and resolution 72 ppi.

5) Each entrant is limited to 4 images per section. Images will be judged using a good quality screen monitor, so the true colours are well portrayed. No information about the entrant, her/his country or image must be visible in the picture.

6) Labelling: There is no need of special naming of images; the given name will be used in the catalogue.

7) Permission to reproduce any image in an internet exhibition and in online pdf-catalogue and CD-pdf-catalogue is assumed. The accepted pictures will be shown as a presentation in the Salon shows.

8) The organizers may refuse to accept an entry, image or title at their discretion.

9) The exhibition assumes no liability for any misuse of copyright. Copyright of the images accepted for catalogue and support of our salon retained by the author.

10) The payment method is PayPal. Where the entry fee is paid with cash, money order or cheque, they will not be judged or returned.

11) This competition is run under FIAP and UPI rules. Entries without fees or with incorrect fees will be rejected.

12) All entrants will be sent a CD-catalogue, which will be posted by surface mail. The catalogue is also available as a pdf-file on our web site.

13) Entries must originate as photographs, i.e. ilmage captures via light sensivity, made by the entrant.

14) By virtue of submitting an entry the entrant certifies the work as his own and permits the sponsors to reproduce all or part of the entered material free of charge for publication and/or display in media related to the exhibition. This includes web galleries.

15) Submission of an entry signifies acceptance of all our conditions.

16) Awards: 21 medals, 9 HM themes: Joy, Color, Street

FIAP GOLD
FIAP Silver
FIAP Bronze
UPI Gold
UPI Silver
UPI Bronze
SKSL medal

Honorable mention
Honorable mention
Honorable mention

17) Entry fee 30 € all sections.

18) Calendar:
Upload opening 15.2.2012 and closing date 15.3.2012 12.00 EET
Last Entry fee payment day 16.3.2012.
Judging 17.3. – 23.3.2012
Notification 31.3.2012.
Exhibition Opening 16.4. 2012 6 p.m.
Awards/CD-catalogue sent 28.4.2012.

19) Judges: Eero Venhola EFIAP
Viljo (Vili) Kuronen EFIAP
Raimo Järvinen Photographer
Sakari Mäkelä SKsLC*, Photographer (alternate)

20) Exhibition Committee: President of salon: Ari Laine
Management team: Eero Kukkonen, Tapio Kihlberg, Sakari Mäkelä

21) This competition is run under FIAP, SKSL and UPI rules.

22) Contact information: www.vantaanfotokerho.net/exhibition
email: exhibition@vantaanfotokerho.net


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FIAP Bronze Joy Thrilled Matej Rukavina Slovenia

 

HM General Colour Easy Welder Timo Lähtinen EFIAP Finland


UPI Silver Joy Movements of Joy Timo Lähtinen EFIAP Finland

 

HM General Colour
Ashley High Fashion Larry Cowles EFIAP FPSA GMPSA USA

 

HM Joy Innocent Childhood Thanh Trung Dang Viet Nam

 

HM Joy LIFE IS ROCK´N ROLL Viljo Kärki EFIAP Finland