By entering this exhibition, you are explicitly consenting to the personal details you have supplied, including email addresses, being held, processed and used by the exhibition organizers for purposes associated with this exhibition. You also explicitly consent to such information being sent to organizations which have accorded official recognition, patronage or accreditation to this exhibition. You acknowledge and accept that entering this exhibition means that the status and results of your entry may be made public.
Your email address and contact information will not be made public.
- There are 6 sections, all digital:
A) NATURE (color/monochrome digital) PSA ND
B) PHOTO TRAVEL (color/monochrome digital) PSA PTD
C) WOMAN (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
D) PORTRAIT (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
E) OPEN COLOR (color digital) PSA PID Color
F) OPEN MONOCHROME (monochrome digital) PSA PID Monochrome
- Each photo can be presented in only one section.i. Acceptances in PID recognized Color sections shall be credited towards PID Color Star Ratings and Who's Who Color listings. Monochrome images accepted in PID recognized Color sections shall only be credited towards PID Color Star Ratings.
ii. Acceptances in PID recognized Monochrome sections shall be credited towards PID Monochrome Star Ratings and Who's Who Monochrome listings.
iii. All acceptance eligibility shall be in accordance with the PID Star Ratings or the Galaxy/Diamond Ratings requirements as appropriate.
AUTHORS MUST FILL OUT ENTRY FORM AND SUBMIT PHOTOS ONLINE
- Photos must be in JPG file format, Max. image width (horizontal) is 1920 pix. Max. image height (vertical) is 1080 pix. in 300 dpi. compression 7-12, max 2Mb.
Authors must fill out online entry form.
No requirements for file names, file name should be as
you would want it to appear in the catalogue (same as 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 or titles consisting of only numbers.
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
i. May not be re-entered in any section of the same Division Star Ratings class
in that exhibition regardless of media, format, or title.
ii. May not be re-titled for entry in any other PSA Recognized exhibition.
20$ USD for any 1, 2, or 3 section
30$ USD for any 4, 5 or 6 section
Possible ways of payment:
- PayPal transfer
- Cash, Checks and IRC are not accepted.
The works of the authors who did not pay the fee would not be taken into consideration.
All participants will receive report card notification via e-mail. The results of the exhibition will also be published on our website wwwphotoclubemerald.com
On-line PDF Exhibition Catalogue.
JURY MEMBERSPhillip KWAN, GMPSA/P, FRPS, GPSA, Canada
Eion JOHNSTON, EFIAP/S, FRPS, DPAGB, Scotland
Tianyi XIONG, China
An entrant’s four images will be distributed through out four rounds of judging for that section.
Each round of judging will not contain more than ONE image from each entrant.
Judging of electronic still images will be done by on calibrated monitors of Sony Bravia KDL49WE HDTV in 1920x1080 pix.
Images may not be changed by the exhibition prior to or during judging.
Images may not be changed by the exhibition’s equipment prior to or during judging. This includes resizing of images either smaller or larger or changing the aspect ratio of the original image to “Fit to screen” or to “Fill screen” by HDTV equipment.
ALTOGETHER 115 AWARDS!!!
DPA Badge for the best Author
PSA Gold medals in each section (6 altogether)
DPA Gold, Silver, Bronze medals in each section (18 altogether)
+ 6 DPA honorable mention in each section (38 altogether)
SALON Gold, Silver, Bronze medals in each section (18 altogether)
+ 6 SALON honorable mention in each section (36altogether)
- Each author can receive only one award in each section.
The jury reserves the right to grant additional awards. Each
author can receive only one award in each of the section. The decision of the
jury is final and irrevocable, complaints are not possible.
Closing date: 15.05.2019.LICENCE AGREEMENT
Report cards: 15.06.2019.
On-line PDF Exhibition Catalogue: 15.08.2019. www.photoclubemerald.com
Sending of awards: 15.08.2019.
Bundoran, Business Retail Park, Republic of Ireland 22.07.2019; 29.07.2019
By submitting an entry, the entrant certifies legal Age,
and own all rights to these images, including copyright or parents or guardians
gives permission on his/her behalf if he/she is not of Legal Age.
The exhibition assumes no liability for any misuse of
When an entrant fills in the Entry Form to submit an entry the entrant will see a feature to affirm he or she has read these Conditions of Entry when he or she fills out the entry form. If the entrant does not so affirm the entry will not be submitted.
Eimear Connolly, Chairman of the organising committee