World Water Day 2020 Photo Contest
The Lions Club of Seregno Aid 108 IB1 based in Seregno (MB) in collaboration with UN Water (Coordinating the UN’s work on water and sanitation) , together with Lions Acqua per la vita Onlus and Lions Club MD108 Italy, the patronage of European Comunity, and the Municipalities of Monza, Barlassina, in the occasion of the 2020 World Water Day is organising the fourth edition of the “World Water Day Photo Contest” #WWDPHC to draw public attention to the critical issue of water in our times, with special focus on access to good water.
The proceeds of the competition will be used to supply water purification systems to communities in need of “water for life”.
The competition is open to all lovers of photography and to all supporters of environmental issues and is based on the theme “CLIMATE CHANGE”
Entrants may present all photographs representing water as protagonist and taken with any type of photographic device, camera, smartphone, tablet, drone etc.
For all sections , entries must not have won an award in any other photographic competition on pain of being disqualified. Both colour and black and white photos are permitted. Software corrections, post production, photo editing and photo manipulation are accepted. Photos with signatures, watermarks or visible marks on the image are not allowed. The jury and the organisers will, at their discretion, disqualify those photos or images deemed offensive.
There are two sections :
Section for single themed photos. The theme is “CLIMATE CHANGE” open to all.
Also participate in this section:
Young photographers aged between 16 and 21 years old (The age reached in completed years of age at 22/03/2020) and secondary schools , high schools and college. (YOUNG CATEGORY) . This category will be awarded with a special prize.
Junior photographer under 16 years old (as at 22/03/2020) and middle schools , elementary and primary schools (JUNIOR CATEGORY). This category will be awarded with a special prize.
Members of any Lions Club all over the world (LIONS CATEGORY) This category will be awarded with a special prize
Contest Prize & TERMS
1° place overall: Euro 1.500
2° place overall: Euro 750
3° place overall: Euro 500
4° place overall: Euro 250
5° place overall: Euro 100
1° place Europa: Euro 250 or an Honorable Mention
1° place Asia: Euro 250 or an Honorable Mention
1° place Africa: Euro 250 or an Honorable Mentions
1° place Oceania: Euro 250 or an Honorable Mentions
1° place Americas: Euro 250 or an Honorable Mentions
THEMED PHOTOS YOUNG CATEGORY
1° place: 3 weeks cultural exchange trip for a person of the Lions service program in a home / school / youth camp in a non-Italian country.
2° place : sponsor award
THEMED PHOTOS JUNIOR CATEGORY
1° place : sponsor award
2° place : sponsor award
THEMED PHOTOS LIONS CLUB
1° place Lions Club Memeber: sponsor award
1° place: Euro 500
2° place: Euro 300
3° place: Euro 100
The prizes are not cumulative. Prizes for the 1st placed from Europe/Asia/Africa/Oceania/Americas will only be awarded if the number of 1,000 participants is reached. If the number of 1,000 participants is not reached will be awarded with an Honorable Mentions best from … the 1st placed from Europe/Asia/Africa/Oceania/Americas and Italy
The jury reserves the right not to award the prizes if none of the works in competition are considered worthy of the award.
The prizes not awarded will be destined to the purpose of this competition as per article no. 1 of this Announcement. Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
COPYRIGHT: The author, whose name will always be mentioned, will however retain the moral rights on his/her work as well as the intellectual property of the same. USAGE RIGHTS: The LIONS CLUB SEREGNO AID retains the rights to use the works as part of their non-profit activities.
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