8th INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SALON VARNA
is now OPEN for entries



CLOSING DATE – Jun 10th 2015

The salon will be conducted under the approved rules of
FIAP PSA UPI RPS PSV
All acceptances will count for FIAP, PSA, and UPI distinctions
CATEGORIES
  • OPEN COLOR Trad - FIAP / PSA PID Color
  • OPEN MONOCHROME Trad - FIAP / PSA Mono
  • CREATIVE color/mono - FIAP / PSA PID
  • NATURE Trad color/mono - FIAP / PSA Nature
  • PEOPLE Trad color/mono - FIAP / PSA PID
  • LIFE Trad color/mono - FIAP / PSA PID
PDF ENTRY RULES ENTRY FORM
AWARDS
133 Awards + 1800 $ cash
In each section :
  • 4 Gold - (FIAP, PSA, RPS, UPI medals)
  • 3 Silver - (FIAP, PSA and RPS)
  • 3 Bronze and 11 Honourable Mentions
  • Best Author - a FIAP Blue Badge will be awarded to the person gaining the most acceptances in the exhibition.
  • Organizer Award - the Organizer awards 6 prizes, 300 $ each, for the authors gaining the most acceptancies in each of the six categories.
ENTRY FEES CALENDAR

  • Professional and amateur photographers from all around the world are welcome to participate in International Photographic Salon Varna.
  • Each author can participate with not more than 4 (four) photos in each category (total 24photos) each photo can be presented in one category only.
  • Images must be in digital format and must be submitted online after registration at Salon's website: www.fotosalonvarna.org
  • Entries must originate as photographs (image-captures of objects via light sensitivity) made by the entrant on photographic emulsion - scanned or acquired digitally.
  • The Salon would be conducted under the approved rules of FIAP, PSA, RPS and UPI. See Categories Definitions below.
  • An entrant's images (in each Section) will be distributed through four rounds of judging
  • Every entrant will receive a free copy of the catalogue on a CD; luxurous printed copy of the catalog would be available for purchase at participant's profile account on our website (single unit price – 5 euro incl shipping). Extra copies of the printed catalog could also be ordered in addition (single unit price – 5 euro incl shipping).
  • Notification of results will be sent via email and uploaded on participant's profile account on our website .
IMAGE REQUIREMENTS
  • Accepted file types *.jpg, *.jpeg
  • Maximum image width (horizontal) is 3840 pix, Maximum image height (vertical) is 2160pix.
  • The entry will be displayed on 4K TV - 3840 x 2160 pixels.
  • File size maximum is 5 MB
  • Images must not have any borders or signatures; images are being judged on black background and exhibited on black/gray background
  • Embedding a source ICC profile is recommended
  • File name should be in English, unique, NOT containing special symbols. File name should be the artwork name. Example: sunrise.jpg
RECOGNITIONS