The Better Photography Magazine Photograph of the Year 13 is now open. Have your photographs professionally judged by three AIPP Grand Masters of Photography! Every entry gets a score and a brief judge’s comment. Show us your most compelling photographs and you could win a Bronze, Silver or Gold Award. There are six fantastic Category Awards with a special product hamper from Nik Software, Capture One, Datacolor, Canson, Momento and Sandisk. And then there’s the prestigious Better Photography Magazine Photograph of the Year 2013 Award with a $5000 cash prize! The winning works will be published in Better Photography Magazine. Gold, Silver and Bronze Award winners will receive an official certificate by email.
Six Great Categories To Choose From – Or Enter Them All
Emotive Portraits, Classic Landscapes, Creative Flair, Exotic Travel, Incredible Sport, Revealing Nature.
Once again, we have a very special judging panel. Peter Eastway, Tony Hewitt and David Oliver have all won many photography awards and judged dozens of photography competitions internationally, each with twenty to thirty years experience. All are AIPP Grand Masters of Photography, of which there are less than a dozen in the world. They bring to the judging a wide range of experiences, understanding both the traditional aspects of photography and the new avant garde styles.
Contest Prize & TERMS
The Winner from each category will win:
a Complete Collection of Nik Software plug-ins for Photoshop (or equivalent), and
Phase One's Capture One 7 Pro raw file processing software
A Datacolor Spyder4Express
A Canson Infinity paper pack
A Momento Photobook to a value of $150
A Sandisk memory card
Additional non-financial Gold, Silver and Bronze Merit Awards will be will be awarded
ELIGIBILITY: Open to All / Amateur
RGB colour space, 8-bit; Measure 2300 pixels on the longest side; Be saved as a JPEG at a setting of 8 (80%) or higher. Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
COPYRIGHT: The Organiser acknowledges that You the retain full ownership of the copyright in each Entry.
USAGE RIGHTS: All Entrants agree that any Entry submitted to the competition may be used by the Organiser, and its Event Partners (Nik Software, Phase One, Sandisk, Canson, Momento and Datacolor), for marketing and promotional purposes of the event only.
You hereby grant Pt78 Pty Ltd and the Event Partners a non-exclusive, irrevocable license in each Entry throughout the world in perpetuity in all media for any use directly connected with the Competition, including, but not limited to:
judging the Competition;
displaying the winning entries (including Gold, Silver and Bronze awards or some thereof) at public exhibitions promoting the Better Photography Magazine Photograph of the Year;
inclusion within the Organiser's and Event partners' websites and magazines, an awards book, magazine or similar;
inclusion within any material promoting the competition and/or any exhibition organised by Organiser or its event partners, in the promotion of The Better Photography Awards;
inclusion in competition and exhibition related products to be sold by the Organiser or any third party following the individual agreement by the Entrant;
sub-licensing the Entries to the press for reproduction in connection with the Competition and any exhibition;
allowing viewers of the Better Photography website to view images on a computer screen, PDA or mobile telephone and store such pages in electronic form on disk or on a PDA or mobile telephone (but not on any server or other storage device connected to a network) for their personal, non-commercial use only;
being chosen and entered into promotional competitions by Organiser or its Event Partners for marketing and promotional purposes.