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National Federation by The International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP).
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TO AMATEUR AND PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS
International Online Digital Photographic Competitionin memory of George Lanitis and Georges der Parthogh
We have great pleasure in inviting you to participate in the new international online digital photographic competition, organized in memory of one of the founding members of the Cyprus Photographic Society (CPS), George Lanitis, MFIAP and Georges der Parthogh, an old member and great supporter of CPS activities and an international photojournalist.
The competition will be judged independently by the Public and by a five-member International Panel of Judges and money prizes will be awarded separately, as mentioned in the attached Regulations also found in the web site and "Photojournalism" are the two sections of this international competition and is expected to attract a lot of participants. For information, the Cyprus Photographic Society has successfully organised two more online digital photo competitions (www.iodpc.com). The first one attracted 6.819 users from 104 countries in 2008 and the second 7.380 from 114 countries in 2010. www.ggiodpc.com.
Uploading of photos start on 30 September and finish on 15 January 2011. More information can be obtained from the Organising Committee which appears in the Regulations and through
The Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation (www.boccf.org) The Cyprus Photographic Society (www.cps.com.cy)
Supported by the Cultural Services, Ministry of Education and Culture (www.moec.gov.cy)
Recognised by the following international photographic organisations
FIAP Αuspices (www.fiap.net)PSA Recognition (www.psa-photo.org)ISF LABEL (www.image-sans-frontiere.com)UPI Licence (www.upiphoto.com)
Modern Image---The First China International Internet-based Photography Competition (hereinafter referred to as CIIPC), hosted by China Photographers Association (CPA) and Changsha Municipal People’s Government, aims to promote world photographic exchange and development by taking advantage of today’s network communication.Now CIIPC sincerely invites photographic organizations, professional and amateur photographers from all over the world to join this grand event.
(A) Conditions of Participation：
(B) Ways of Submitting Works
All works shall be submitted via e-mail:
About 520 (depends on the actual number of submitted works) works will be accepted in this competition. And the jury consists of at least 9 specialists from home and abroad.
(D) Category Details
Refers to works faithfully recording the social life, ecological environment and folk and customs. Except the adjustment on tunes, colors or composition, any alternation that is enough to weaken the authenticity of original image is prohibited. Besides the title, each work should have its brief introduction (maximum 200 words, including the time, place and main points of the event).
Refers to works highlighting subjective emotions and aesthetics, and the subject can be related to natural scenery, social life, cultural landscape, architecture, figure, etc.. Works of this category include digital images with special effects, experimental photographic works and so forth.
(E) Additional Incentives
The Organizing Committee will recommend one of the Gold Prize winners to be the judge of the next competition.
Organizations or individuals awarded the Certificate for Special Contribution as well as Gold and Silver Prize winners will be invited to the opening ceremony of the CIIPC Exhibition, to be held in Juzizhou, Changsha on October 22, 2010, and the one-week photographic tour. The Organizing Committee will arrange the food, accommodation and transportation for the invitees and bear the corresponding fees spent during the week, and the invitees are required to pay for his or her own travel expenses to and from Changsha City, etc..
Entrants whose works are accepted will be presented an exquisite e-catalogue of all the accepted works.
Hosts reserve the right to reproduce any image for publication, catalogue, on an Internet website and/or displayed in media related to the exhibition without payment of any fee to the entrant.
The results will be released on www.iopf.com.cn and the related media of CPA including www.cpanet.cn, etc.
The accepted works will be firstly exhibited in Juzizhou, Changsha on October 22, 2010. The Organizing Committee reserves the right of final interpretation for this competition.
The photographers submitting his/her works to the competition will be regarded as accepting the rules mentioned above.
Dates and Location
Closing Date: September 5, 2010 (the date when the work is received)
Judging Date: September 8-10, 2010
Exhibition Date: October 22, 2010
Location: Juzizhou, Changsha, Hunan Province, P.R. China
Sending Date: From December 20, 2010 (medals, certificates and e-catalogues)
Tel：86-10-65141380 and 86-731-82205797
Contact person: Ms. Song and Mr. Zhai
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