ENPRINT INTERNATIONAL CIRCUIT 2020 (PRINT)

REGISTRATION CLOSED

ENTRY RULES

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Conditions of Entry:

    • 1. All Acceptances are eligible for statistics applicable to FIAP, PSA & FIP.
      2 .Monochrome images are NOT ALLOWED to be entered in the COLOUR section.
      3. Entry is open to all photographers, amateur and professional, worldwide.
      4. The maximum entry in each section per author is 4 (four).
      5. An entrant's four images will be presented to the judges randomly.
      6. The same image must NOT be entered in more than one sections - This includes altered and unaltered images.
      7. Entries must originate as photographs, (image captured of objects via light sensitivity), made by the entrant on photographic emulsion or acquired digitally.
      8. All final work must be digital file (.jpeg ONLY) Upload 1920*1080 Max 1 MB, 300dpi.
      9. By virtue of submitting and 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 may include low resolution posting on a website.
      10. The exhibition assumes no liability of any misuse of copyright.
      11. At the time of judging, entrants names/name of works WILL be hidden to Jury.
      12. Please limit titles to 35 characters.
      13. All imagery MUST be the total and exclusive work of the submitting author and may not include any element that was originated by or is the copyright of other photographers.
      14. For awarded images, RAW/Large Jpeg file may be requested. If requested, in case of non-compliance, award will be denied.
      15. The right of reproduction in relation to the exhibition, including digital representation, will be assumed upon entering.
      16. The exhibition is open to anyone; however, an entry may be rejected when the sponsoring organization or its agent, in its reasonable discretion, believes the entry does not conform to the exhibition rules and conditions.
      17. ENTRIES RECEIVED WITHOUT FEES WILL NOT BE JUDGED. NO CORRESPONDENCE SHALL BE ENTERTAINED IN THIS REGARD.
      18. THE SUBMISSION OF AN ENTRY SIGNIFIES ACCEPTANCE OF THESE RULES & CONDITIONS.
      19. All PAID entrants shall receive a DIGITAL Catalogue via email. It shall also be available at exhibition website for download.
      20. AWARD AND ACCEPTANCE LIST shall be sent via email to all paid entrants. It will also be available at our site for download.


    • IMAGE SPECIFICATION :

    • Prints may be entered in each of the following sections: 1. Open Monochrome (PPD, SMALL MONOCHROME CLASS), 2. Open Colour (PPD, SMALL COLOUR CLASS)

      Small Colour and Monochrome classes with no restrictions on subject matter or technique in the Open, General, or Free sections subject to the Monochrome definition for Monochrome Class sections.

      Please submit UNMOUNTED PRINTS ONLY and there is NO RETURN OF PRINTS.

      All the prints WILL BE DESTROYED after the public exhibition of the event.

      Up to 4 Prints per section, SIZE of A4 (Prints may not exceed 8.5 inches by 12 inches).

      If you wish to print via print partner, Please send email with images in high resolution to Radiantprintonly@gmail.com (via wetransfer.com) along with sticker, the image size should be (12*8.5) inch, 300 dpi, RGB low resolution images will not be accepted for print.

      Contact Print Partner directly @ Radiantprintonly@gmail.com for print cost, Organizer bears no responsibility or is not involved under any circumstances.

      Please submit the digital format of the PRINT IMAGES at the time of registering the entry via our digital entry system accessible from www.enprintsalon.com. Oversized Prints will not be presented to jury. No communication shall be done from organizers in this regards.

      Prints shall be presented to jury randomly.

      Organizer assumes no responsibility for delay in transit/receipt of prints/damage during transit. Please ensure that all print shipments are marked as

      Contains Photographic Prints for Exhibition - No Commercial Value

      While organizer shall ensure and extend all possible co-operation with postal departments; Organiser shall not be responsible for payment of any fee/cost arising out of receipt of prints from postal department/courier company.

      Print receipt status will be updated twice a week (Sunday and Wednesday).

      Each print must have entrants id, Name, Address, Phone number, Section and Title (as per the entry form) on the back of the print (using the English alphabet only)

      After completing the online application form, please send your printed images to:

      MR. SIDDHARTHA DE

      44, SANKAR HALDER LANE, KOLKATA - 700005,

      WEST BENGAL,

      INDIA

      GENERAL CONDITIONS

    • 1 The exhibition is open to anyone; however, an entry may be rejected when the sponsoring organization or its agent, in its reasonable discretion, believes the entry does not conform to the exhibition rules and conditions. 2 An entrants images will not be presented to the judges consecutively. An entrant's four images will be distributed throughout four rounds of judging in that section. Distribution of images shall be in the same round order as submitted by the entrant. 3 Entries must originate as photographs (image-captures of objects via light sensitivity) made by the entrant on photographic emulsion or acquired digitally. By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant certifies the work as his own (aliases are not permitted). The entrant 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 may include low resolution posting on a website. 4 Note: Entrants who indicate that their images may not be reproduced or used "will not be eligible for awards" or inclusion in the exhibition "and could be subject to disqualification" by the exhibition sponsors. 5 The exhibition assumes no liability of any misuse of copyright. All final work must be on print/ electronic file. 6 No title or identification of the maker shall be visible anywhere on the face of an image. 7 Each image must have a unique title. Once an image has been accepted in a PSA Recognized exhibition, that same image, or a like "in camera" or a "reproduction" duplicate of that image. 8 May not be entered or re-entered in any section of the same Division Star Ratings class in that exhibition regardless of media, format, or title. 9 May not be re-titled for entry in any other FIAP/PSA/FIP Recognized exhibition, including translation into another language. 10 An image may be entered in only one section where acceptances of that image in multiple sections would be eligible for the same star path. Images entered in one section cannot be entered in any of the other sections either altered or unaltered. 11 The jury's decisions are final. No correspondence shall be entertained. 12 Blank Title Name, words such as "Untitled" and "No Title" are not acceptable as part or all of an image's title, nor are camera capture filenames. 13 The jury's decisions are final. No correspondence shall be entertained. 14 Images entered in one section cannot be entered in any of the other sections either altered or unaltered.

    • FIAP REVIEW OF SUSPECTED NON-COMPLIANCE WITH REGULATIONS AND DEFINITIONS
    • Each author whose image shows any suspicions about the compliance with FIAP regulations or definitions can be requested by the organizer or by FIAP, to submit the original file (file containing the data recorded by the sensor, if so, the RAW file) plus the file of the image immediately before and immediately following the questionable image. If he/she failed to provide what is required, he/she can be sanctioned. By the sole act of submitting his/her images or files to PHOTOGRAPHIC ASSOCIATION OF BELGHORIA as a salon under FIAP Patronage, the entrant accepts without exception and with no objection the following terms:

      that the submitted images can be investigated by FIAP to establish if these obey to FIAP regulations and definitions even if the entrant is not a member of FIAP,

      that FIAP will use any means at its disposal for this undertaking,

      that any refusal to cooperate with FIAP or any refusal to submit the original files as captured by the camera, or failure to provide sufficient evidence, will be sanctioned by FIAP,

      that in case of sanctions following the non-compliance with FIAP regulations, the name of the entrant will be released in any form useful to inform the breaches of the rules,

      Concerning digital entries, FIAP recommends that authors should preserve intact, with no alteration, the original metadata of images. In case of contestation for incompliance with FIAP regulations the fact of not being able to access this important data could mean that the author could be sanctioned,

      Persons who are found guilty of plagiarism are excluded lifelong from FIAP activities.



    • BREACH OF CONDITION OF ENTRY
    • If the exhibition determines before, during, or after the judging that an entrant has submitted entries where one or more images fail to comply with these Conditions of Entry, including the stated definitions, the exhibition reserves the right and discretion to delete the entry from the exhibition and void any or all acceptances or awards. Fees may be forfeited in these circumstances. In order to ensure that images comply with the Conditions of Entry and definitions, the exhibition may carry out checks on the images to make sure that: the images are the original work of the entrant and the images comply with the rules and definitions as set out in these Conditions of Entry. This may involve asking the entrant to provide originally captured image(s), with EXIF data intact, by a set deadline. The questioned image(s) of any entrant failing to comply with such a request for the original image(s) may be considered in breach of these Conditions of Entry, and declined. Such entries may be referred to FIAP & FIP or any other patronage body for further investigation of possible ethics violations. FIAP & FIP or any other patronage body retains the right to investigate in any way all complaints/suspicions of breaches of entry conditions, impose sanctions if deemed necessary, void the acceptances of any image found to violate the FIP rules, include the entrant's name on the list of sanctions provided to Exhibitions. Entrants automatically agree to these terms by the act of entering the Exhibition.

    • DEFINITION
    • OPEN (General): Entries must originate as photographs (image-capture of objects via light sensitivity) made by the entrant on photographic emulsion or acquired digitally. By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant certifies the work as his/her 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 may include low resolution posting on a website. The exhibition assumes no liability for any misuse of copyright. Images may be altered, either electronically or otherwise, by the maker.

      MONOCHROME: An image is considered to be monochrome only if it gives the impression of having no colour ( i.e. contains only shades of grey which can include pure black and pure white) OR it gives the impression of being grey scale image that has been toned in one colour across the entire image (e.g. example by Sepia, red, gold etc.). A grayscale or multi-coloured image modified or giving the impression of having been modified by partial toning, multi toning or by the inclusion of spot colouring does not meet the definition of Monochrome and shall be classified as Colour work.
      With the sole act of submitting his/her images or files to a salon under FIAP Patronage, the entrant accepts without exception and with no objection that the submitted images can be investigated by FIAP to establish if these obey to FIAP regulations and definitions even if the entrant is not a member of FIAP; that FIAP will use any means at its disposal for this undertaking; that any refusal to cooperate with FIAP or any refusal to submit the original files as captured by the camera, or failure to provide sufficient evidence, will be sanctioned by FIAP and that in case of sanctions following the non-compliance with FIAP regulations, the name of the entrant will be released in any form useful to inform the breaches of the rules. It is recommended to leave the EXIF data in the submitted files intact in order to ease eventual investigations.