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Deadline: February 28th, 2015
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Paid Entry
Entry Fee: $50


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BSPA SUPER CIRCUIT 2015 FREEDOM

175-BSPA-LogoEnter 3 competitions with the fees of 1. your same images will be judged by three clubs, different judges. You will have more chances to win.

GENERAL INTRODUCTION
The circuit is open to anyone whether amateur or professional photographers from all over the world. The exhibition will be conducted in accordance with the requirements and practices of FIAP/PSA. Acceptances received by FIAP/PSA members in the circuit credited towards the FIAP/PSA distinctions. However, an entry may be rejected when the sponsoring organization, or its agent, in its reasonable discretion, believes the entry does not follow to exhibition rules and conditions.

SECTIONS IN DETAILS

A. FREEDOM (FIAP/PSA PID recognition)
Freedom is a condition in which people have the opportunity to speak, act and pursue happiness without unnecessary external restrictions. We humans have a strong sense of freedom, which lead us to believe that we have free will. The English word FREEDOM is translated differently in other languages .. like in Arabic حرّية, Bengali স্বাধীনতা, French liberté, Italian libertà, German freiheit, Spanish libertad, Greek ελευθερία, Korean 자유, Russian свобода, Turkish özgürlük, Danish frihed, Finnish vapaus, Polish wolność, Chinese 自由, Solvakian voľnosť, Serbian слобода, Czech svoboda, Vietnamese sự tự do and so on… but we all understand it’s presence or absence regardless our difference. Freedom is important because it leads to enhanced expressions of creativity and original thought, increased productivity and an overall high quality of life.

In this special theme, we invite you to share the moment in photography that best exemplifies the essence of “FREEDOM”. Take the challenge and show us your creativeness, reveal the power of your vision of FREEDOM. Both colour and monochrome versions are accepted.

B. Photo Travel “TRAD” (FIAP/PSA PTD recognition)
A Photo Travel image must express the feeling of a time and place and portray a land, its distinctive features or culture in its natural state. There are no geographical limitations. Close up pictures of people or objects must include distinguishable environment. Techniques that add to, relocate, replace or remove any element of the original image, except by cropping, are not permitted. All adjustments must appear natural. Conversion to full monochrome is acceptable. Derivations, including infrared, are unacceptable.

In this section, images must comply with FIAP Traditional Photo definition, please check FIAP TRAD definition at the end of this document.

C. Open General (FIAP/PSA PID recognition)
This is open theme, subject is free, anything of your choice as long as it doesn’t violate any of our rules, ethics, copyright etc. Both colour and monochrome versions are accepted.

Amateur Photographer of the Year Competition

Contest Prize & TERMS

PRIZE DETAILS: TOTAL 501 AWARDS
The entrant with the highest overall acceptance total will receive the FIAP Blue Badge for Best Author. Accepted entries will be eligible for FIAP distinctions and the PSA's "Who's Who" and Star Ratings (PID Color, PID Monochrome, Photo Travel PTD).
Grand Jury Award-01 nos Grand Jury Award-01 nos Grand Jury Award-01 nos
FIAP Blue Badge for Best Author FIAP Blue Badge for Best Author FIAP Blue Badge for Best Author
FIAP Gold Medal-03 nos FIAP Gold Medal-03 nos FIAP Gold Medal-03 nos
FIAP Silver Medal-03 nos FIAP Silver Medal-03 nos FIAP Silver Medal-03 nos
FIAP Bronze Medal-03 nos FIAP Bronze Medal-03 nos FIAP Bronze Medal-03 nos
PSA Gold Medal-03 nos PSA Gold Medal-03 nos PSA Gold Medal-03 nos
PSA Silver Medal-03 nos PSA Silver Medal-03 nos PSA Silver Medal-03 nos
PSA Bronze Medal-03 nos PSA Bronze Medal-03 nos PSA Bronze Medal-03 nos
RPS Gold Medal-03 nos RPS Gold Medal-03 nos RPS Gold Medal-03 nos
RPS Silver Medal-03 nos RPS Silver Medal-03 nos RPS Silver Medal-03 nos
RPS Bronze Medal-03 nos RPS Bronze Medal-03 nos RPS Bronze Medal-03 nos
UPI Gold Medal-03 nos UPI Gold Medal-03 nos UPI Gold Medal-03 nos
BSPA Gold Medal-09 nos BSPA Gold Medal-09 nos BSPA Gold Medal-09 nos
BSPA Silver Medal-09 nos BSPA Silver Medal-09 nos BSPA Silver Medal-09 nos
BSPA Bronze Medal-09 nos BSPA Bronze Medal-09 nos BSPA Bronze Medal-09 nos
ICS Gold Medal-03 nos ICS Gold Medal-03 nos ICS Gold Medal-03 nos
ICS Silver Medal-03 nos ICS Silver Medal-03 nos ICS Silver Medal-03 nos
ICS Bronze Medal-03 nos ICS Bronze Medal-03 nos ICS Bronze Medal-03 nos
RPS HM-9 nos RPS HM-9 nos RPS HM-9 nos
FIAP Blue Ribbon- 18 nos FIAP Blue Ribbon- 18 nos FIAP Blue Ribbon- 18 nos
PSA HM Ribbon-9 nos PSA HM Ribbon-9 nos PSA HM Ribbon-9 nos
UPI HM Award-6 nos UPI HM Award-6 nos UPI HM Award-6 nos
BSPA HM Award-18 nos BSPA HM Award-18 nos BSPA HM Award-18 nos
Chairman Choice Award-03 nos Chairman Choice Award-03 nos Chairman Choice Award-03 nos
Best Local -BSPA Gold-03 nos Best Local -BSPA Gold-03 nos Best Local -BSPA Gold-03 nos
Special Jury Award-9 nos Special Jury Award-9 nos Special Jury Award-9 nos
Certificate of Merit-30 nos Certificate of Merit-30 nos Certificate of Merit-30 nos

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COPYRIGHT: Copyright remains to the photographer USAGE RIGHTS: COPYRIGHT
Entries must originate as photographs (image-captures of objects via light sensitivity) made by the entrant on photographic emulsion or acquired digitally. Images may be altered, either digitally or otherwise, by the maker and artwork or computer graphics created by the entrant may be incorporated if the photographic content predominates subject to divisional restrictions. 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. Note: Entrants who indicate that their images may not be reproduced or used may not be eligible for awards or inclusion in audio-visuals of the exhibition and could be subjected to disqualification by the exhibition sponsors.

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