You need to participate in the summit in order to compete.
Deadline: 27 MARCH 2018
All contesters must be participants of the Summit in order to compete.
Judging will take place on Day2 – 28th April 2018
Winners will be announced on Day2 – 28th Apr 2018 during the Awards Night.
The Contest is open to ALL types of photography and photographers from around the world, aged 18 years and older,
professionals and amateurs alike.
All images uploaded for the competition must have been taken within the last 36 months from date of entry deadline.
Cost for entries:
Free for all participants of the Summit!
sRGB color space
RGB color mode (also for black-and- white images)
72 dpi or 300 dpi
2000px (longer side)
No copyright remarks or logos on images
Images without borders
Each image may be submitted in only one category
All processing and manipulation with files must be done by the photographers/entrants or under their direct supervision.
Note: no images taken at a workshop/seminar are eligible. Only the images made by the instructor can be entered.
Composite entries are allowed.
Title and description of every image while uploading is not required.
Images without metadata will not be accepted!
Winners and Awards:
– The first place: CERTIFICATE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE FOR THE WINNER
– Second place: CERTIFICATE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE FOR THE WINNER
– Third place: CERTIFICATE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE FOR THE WINNER
– Special merits: additional awards for the most talented photographers. All images with the score higher than 80 points, will
receive Special Merits.
– Special Award for the best black & white image.
Every image will be scored from 1 to 100 points.
The full name of each photographer whose work is selected as a winner will be published on www.magiclensawards.com and
Photographers must confirm that each person in the photograph has granted permission to be portrayed.
Photographers agree that all image(s) sent for the competition may be reproduced and used to conduct and
promote www.magiclensawards.com and www.photovideosummit.com
International Summit of Photographers & Videographers assumes no responsibility for any incorrect or incomplete information or
technical, hardware or software failure of any kind, for lost network connections, computer transmissions, other problems with
regard to the competition.
Images that demonstrate violations on copyright or competition policies will be removed & disqualified after due investigations.
The list of Judges may vary.
Questions at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Contest is open to ALL types of photography from around the world. There is one general category for all entrants. We
accept: commercial images, advertising images, children & family & newborn images, portraits, wedding images, sport images,
maternity and boudoir images. So all images participate in ONE big category and no specific category needs to be selected.