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Description:

Each IIT will be given a pool of 15 photographs. An image is to be made using only these 15 photographs. Participants are allowed to use all photoshop tools. Use of external elements will lead to disqualification.

No. of submissions:

1 per IIT

Duration:

6 Hours (The pool of photographs will be given on the first day of the meet, December 28, 2018)

The pool shall be declared on the day of the event, as per the finalized schedule.

Regulations:

  • Pool of 15 photographs will be disclosed with start of event.
  • The final image needs to be submitted to [email protected] before the deadline of 6 hours.
  • Any no. of images from given pool of 15 images can be used. Any extra photograph other than these will lead to disqualification.
  • No typography is allowed.
  • Submission should include: - Final created image, original PSD file, separate writeup text file, and screenshot of screen with time for every hour during the event (6 screenshots).

Penalties:

The penalty scheme will be as follows (minutes exceeded after the deadline):

  • 0 - 10: 5 points
  • 10 - 20: 10 points
  • 20 - 30: 15 points

No submissions will be accepted after 30 minutes past the deadline.

Judging Criteria (100 marks)

Technical Skill 30
Creativity 30
Concept and Uniqueness 30
Write-up 10

No. of submissions per IIT:

3 (per theme)

Theme:

5 themes
  1. Absence
  2. Time - (Photo should be Black and White)
  3. Everyday Superheroes
  4. Haunted - (Double exposure allowed)
  5. Love

Submission deadline:

11:59 pm 25/12/18

Regulations:

  • Photographs must be clicked after theme announcement.
  • All the entries should be submitted at email [email protected] by the above deadline.
  • Participant can add captions to their entries. Maximum of 30 words can be used. Caption should be written in a word file/pdf file and submitted along with the photographs.
  • Photographs must contain EXIF data. Will be disqualified if not followed.
  • Participants must submit both raw images (CR2/NEF/SR2, etc) and edited images (jpeg/jpg), Will be disqualified if not followed
  • Do not include your credentials (Name, Watermark, Date, etc) in the frame of the photograph
  • Photographs should not contain any objectionable content, if found, entry will be disqualified by judge's consent
  • Only global editing is allowed. Entries with local editing will be disqualified
  • For global editing/ local editing refer: http://www.damiensymonds.net/art_global.html

Judging Criteria (100 marks)

Relevance to theme and concept 30
Composition 35
Exposure and post processing 25
Overall Impact, Creativity and uniqueness 10

Cumulative evaluation will be done for each theme to calculate the final result.

No. of submissions per IIT:

1 photo-story

Photo limit:

5 -15

Theme:

Captivity / Freedom Struggle

Submission deadline:

23:59:59, 25th of December, 2018

Regulations:

  • Camera Resolution should be at least 3.2 mega pixels.
  • One without EXIF data (and hence the date) will not be accepted. Make sure that your camera date is set before you click a picture.
  • In photo editing only global editing i.e. cropping and adjustment of hue/saturation; brightness/contrast levels are allowed. Photo-morphing, manipulations or local editing is not allowed.
  • Participants have to send both the edited and original entries for judging in a folder on the email [email protected]
  • Participants have to submit an overall description of the photo-story (not exceeding 50 words), in .pdf format. Individual photo-captions are not allowed.
  • Do not include your credentials, watermarks in the picture or the frame. Such photos will be disqualified.
  • Any sign of plagiarism will lead to disqualification.

Judging Criteria (100 marks)

Relevance to theme 25
Story depiction 25
Composition 20
Technical accuracy 20
Creativity and uniqueness 10