Beauty of the Philippines
A Nationwide Photo Contest
Prizes at stake are:
1st Prize: Canon EOS 400D Kit
2nd Prize: Canon Pixma MP460 Multi-Function Printer
3rd Prize: Canon Selphy Compact Photo Printer
- Beauty of the Philippines Photo Contest is a nationwide photo contest with an aim to capture in visual form the positive aspects of the country, its people and everything distinctly Filipino. Focus may be on nature (landscapes, seascapes, wild life), events or celebrations such as fiestas of the culture.
- The contest is open to amateurs or professional photographers.
- A maximum of five (5) entries per contestant can be submitted. All photos must be taken in 2007.
- Photo entries must be 8×10 inches without borders.
- The entry must be the exclusive work of the contestant.
- Entries should not have been exhibited in any event of been declared winner in any photo contest.
- Each entry must be accompanied with a digital file in jpeg format (5400×7200 pixels) in 18×24 inches, 300 DPI and recorded in a cd.
- Contestants should submit one completed entry form clipped from The Philippine Star for every entry. The said entry form must be pasted on the back of the photo. Each entry must be placed inside a brown envelope along with the CD of the digital file (jpeg format).
- Entries must be submitted to PO Box 1786 Makati Central Post Office 1257 Makati City, Philippines. Deadline of Submission of entries is on July 15, 2007.
- Ten (10) preliminary winners will be selected prior to the final judging and announcement of three (3) grand winners at FotoFest 2007. The top 10 entries will be printed in large size for exhibition and public viewing at Glorietta Activity Center during FotoFest 2007 event.
- Entries will be judged according to theme adherence (20%), technical quality (30%), and artistic composition (50%). Panel of judges will comprise of noted speakers of the FotoFest seminar and workshop.
- Winners will be notified by phone and through e-mail.
- Awarding ceremony will be held on August 4, 2007 during the Photographers’ Night of FotoFest.
- Winning entries will be exclusively owned by The Philippine Star and may be used for whatever purpose.
- The Philippine Star is not responsible for late, lost, undelivered or damaged entries (soft and hard copies). It reserves the right to disqualify entries which do not meet the above requirements.
- Employees and relatives up to 3rd consanguinity of the Philippine Star and Canon are not allowed to join this photo contest.
- For more details visit: www.starfotofest.com or email: email@example.com
Thanks to Ph-Photo lister Chito Vecina for the heads up on this event.