Filipino-Chinese Culture Photography Competition

Thursday, August 18, 2016 jeffrey siy 0 Comments

Calling all amateur and professional photographers. Submission of entries for the Filipino-Chinese Culture Photography Competition is now open. Take a photo capturing the rich combination of the life, culture, and tradition of the Filipino-Chinese Community. Show how they are one connected group. Choose which category you belong to: Professional or Amateur. Log on to the contest FB page, fill out the entry form and upload your photo. Make sure it has a "Photo Title" and Photo Caption". The caption must indicate the place where the image was taken and must have a short description not more than 50 words of what the photo is about. You can join in one (1) category only with a maximum of two (2) submitted entries. Prizes at stake are P70,000, P40,000 and P20,000 CASH + Plaque for the Professional Category while P40,000, P20,000 and P15,000 CASH Prizes + Plaque await the winners in the Amateur Category. Chinese Gifts and Plaque will also be awarded to the 4th-10th Place winners in both categories.

http://www.boy-kuripot.com/2016/08/filipino-chinese-culture-photography.html

Contest Requirements:
  • Open to local professional and amateur photographers, 18 years old and above
    • Note: Foreign nationals are allowed to join provided that a valid passport and Philippine address during the contest period should be presented
Contest Mechanics:
  1. Two (2) Categories:
    • Professional - Photos taken by professional photographers who, in the past 6 months, have been paid for photographic services and have been selling images or photos either full time or part time
    • Amateur - Photos taken by those who do not fall under the Professional Category
  2. Entry Guidelines:
    • Take a photo showing the rich combination of Filipino-Chinese culture. Show how the Filipinos and Chinese are one connected community
    • Photo must be your original material
    • Photo must be in color
    • Must be in JPG format
    • Must be in landscape, at least 11 inches in size on one side, at least 300 dpi in resolution, and 1600 pixels on the longer side
    • Photo must have a "Photo Title" and Photo Caption". The caption must indicate the place where the image was taken and must have a short description not more than 50 words of what the photo is about
    • Plain borders are allowed and will be included in the size requirement
    • Must not be a composite, i.e., having more than one image in a photo or layers
    • Image manipulation is allowed
    • Photos must note have been submitted in any local or international photography contest
  3. Log on to and like the Connected Community: A Filipino-Chinese Photography Contest Facebook Page. Fill out the entry form for the Professional or Amateur Category before uploading your photo
  4. You can join in one (1) category only
  5. You are allowed to submit a maximum of two (2) entries only
  6. Substitution of entries is not allowed
  7. All entries will be screened by a screening committee from the Camera Club of the Philippines
  8. Shortlisted entries will be submitted to the judging committee for final judging
  9. Shortlisted entries will be posted individually Connected Community: A Filipino-Chinese Photography Contest to determine the special prize winner via the most number of Likes and Shares
  10. Venue and date for the awarding ceremony to be finalized
  11. You can only win once in the entire contest duration. If you are chosen as one of the Top Winners, you will get the bigger prize
  12. The decision of the judges is final and not appealable
  13. View complete contest mechanics
Contest Period: August 8 - October 2, 2016 11:59PM

Contest Prize:
  • Professional Category
    • 1st Place
      • P70,000 CASH
      • Plaque
    • 2nd Place
      • P40,000 CASH
      • Plaque
    • 3rd Place
      • P20,000
      • Plaque
    • 4th - 10th Place
      • Chinese Gifts
      • Plaque
  • Amateur Category
    • 1st Place
      • P40,000 CASH
      • Plaque
    • 2nd Place
      • P20,000 CASH
      • Plaque
    • 3rd Place
      • P15,000
      • Plaque
    • 4th - 10th Place
      • Chinese Gifts
      • Plaque
Upside
  • CASH prize
  • Easy to do
  • Online submission
Downside
  • You can join only in one (1) category
  • You can only win once in the entire contest duration
For more info, log on to facebook.com/FFCCCIIphotocontest