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KSFPF 2019

Kaleidoscope
Kolkata Short Film Festival: Photography Contest: KSFPF Kaleidoscope 2019

Photography Categories:

  • Photojournalism
  • Street
  • Nature
  • Wildlife
  • Portraiture
  • Fashion
  • Travel

Story Telling

A series of photographs depicting a story, submissions could be minimum 1 and maximum 3 photographs of connected incidents conveying a message or event and its aftermath.

Digital Photo-Art

Images with double exposure, triple exposure, stitched and merged or juxtaposed compositions and collages of creative and aesthetic value conveying strong(non communal and non violent) messages.

Images with (.GIF) format will also be considered as valid entry for this section.

Contest and Submission Rules:

  • 1
    The photographer(s) must be the author(s) of the pictures submitted in his/her/their Name.
  • 2
    Authors Copyright must be retained but should not be added as watermark on the photograph.
  • 3
    A picture can only be entered once, either as a single picture or as part of a story, or as part of a body of work in Long-Term Projects. Pictures submitted more than once will be removed from the contest.
  • 4
    Pictures can be submitted whether or not they have been published.
  • 5
    We will use winning images for the production of our brochure and exhibition.
  • 6
    Pictures must meet the following specifications.
  • 7
    Upload images with the original pixel size (unless cropped). Do not scale and do not change the resolution.
  • 8
    Per entrant there shall be two entries/ more entries and the files should be named as shown below
  • 9
    Per entrant there shall be two entries/ more entries and the files should be named as shown below (01_Author Name_PictureTitle.jpg)
  • 10
    The dimensions of these images should be within 1570 px on the longest side with Resolution at 72 ppi. Pictures must be uploaded in JPEG format with high quality compression.
  • 11
    Pictures must not show the name of the place, agency, time-stamp or publication, or any other information.(These details can be included in the metadata of the pictures but must not be visible on the picture itself).
  • 12
    All pictures must have description, written in English only, to define the picture to the judges.
  • 13
    Pictures must not show the name of the place, agency, time-stamp or publication, or any other information.(These details can be included in the metadata of the pictures but must not be visible on the picture itself).
  • 14
    For Photo Art section Double / Triple Exposure, Stitched panoramas, either produced in-camera or with image editing software or externally edited Digital photo-works could be submitted.
  • 15
    Adjustments of colour or conversion to greyscale that do not alter content are permitted.
  • 16
    For Photography Sections the content of a picture must not be altered by adding, rearranging, reversing, distorting or removing people and/or objects from within the frame. There are two exceptions.
  • 17
    Cropping that removes extraneous details is permitted.
  • 18
    Adjustments of colour or conversion to greyscale that do not alter content are permitted.
  • 19
    Removing sensor dust or scratches on scans of negatives is permitted.
  • 20
    Entries must be submitted via the official contest platform. Entries sent in other ways will not be accepted.

Eligibility

Photographer should be of age 15 years and above on the day of the submission. The Competition is open to all irrespective of any criteria.

Submission rates

There will be an amount of 100 INR per photo submission. The payments are made through secured payment.

Last day of Entry

Last date of submission is 15th August,2019.

Jury members

The Jury board will be chaired by 3 much esteemed photographers from varied genres who will do the final judging. The initial judgment will be done by Internal Jury team.

Results

Results will be out on the day of the Event at the mentioned venue. Commencing tentatively on 1st September.

Awards

The Winners will be ranked as per the merit list in each section as 1st, 2nd and 3rd place holder of the Title. Judges choice Award will be gain on the basis of first 3 place holders.
All the best entries and Honorary Mentions will be displayed in the Communication media and exhibited in the day of the event.
i)The winner will receive a Certificate, Prize, Trophy, T-shirt & Registration kit.
ii)The nominees will receive a Certificate, T-shirt & Registration kit.
iii)All participants will receive a Certificate.

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