"OPEN BELGIAN PHOTOGRAPHIC CONTEST 2022"
Full FIAP and PSA approved
CONDITIONS OF ENTRYThe salon is open to amateur and professional photographers from all over
the world. Entrants must be authors of the works they submit.
Each participant may send maximum of 4 photographs to each section.
The organizer can use the exhibited works for reproduction in the catalogue
and for promotion without paying any author's fee.
DATA PROTECTIONBy 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
Your email address and contact information will not be made public.
SECTIONS- There are four sections, all digital:
A) OPEN COLOR (color digital) FIAP and PSA PID Color
B) OPEN MONOCHROME (monochrome digital) FIAP and PSA PID Monochrome
C) PHOTO TRAVEL (color/monochrome digital) FIAP and PSA PTD
D) PHOTOJOURNALISM (color/monochrome digital) FIAP and PSA PJD
- Each photo can be presented in only one section.
AUTHORS MUST FILL OUT ENTRY FORM AND SUBMIT PHOTOS ONLINE
Photos must be in JPG file format, maximum dimensions: 1920 pix. Horizontal side
and 1080 pix. Vertical side in 300 dpi. compression 7-12, max 2Mb.
No requirements for file names, file name should be as you
would want it to appear in the catalogue (same as title name).
Our program will later add the necessary data .
Only English letters (a-z) are allowed.
18 Eur. for all 4 sections
Entry fee is mandatory for all participants.
Possible ways of payment:
- PayPal transfer
- Cash sent to organizer’s address (Checks and IRC are not accepted)
- The works of the authors who did not pay the fee would not be taken
REPORT CARD NOTIFICATIONS
All participants will receive report card notifications via e-mail.
The results of the exhibition will also be published on the website www.obpc.eu
The PDF Catalogue for download on our web site: www.obpc.eu
RESPONSIBILITY OF THE ORGANIZER
Organizer will take all possible care when handling the incoming and
outgoing mail. However, we do not accept any responsibility for damage or
loss during transit.
Marcel Van Balken, MFIAP, EFIAP/d3, The Netherlands
Francis Nicoll, MFIAP, EFIAP/d1, ESFIAP, Belgium
Carmen Leardini, AFIAP, Luxembourg
FIAP Blue Badge for the best Author
FIAP Gold medal in each section (4 altogether)
PSA Gold medal in each section (4 altogether)
BFF/FBP Gold medal in each section (4 altogether)
BFF/FBP Silver medal in each section (4 altogether)
BFF/FBP Bronze medal in each section (4 altogether)+ 4 FIAP HM ribbons in each section (16 altogether)
+ 4 PSA HM in each section (16 altogether)
+ 20 Salon HM in each section (80 altogether)
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: 14.11.2022.
Notification: 05.12.2022. www.obpc.eu
On-line PDF Exhibition Catalog: 15.02.2023.Sending of awards: 15.02.2023.
EXHIBITION PUBLIC SHOWINGS
Electronic Slide Show Program will be shown on a High resolution Full HD Projector.
Freddy Van Gilbergen, MFIAP, Chairman of the contest
3370 - Boutersem