April 15, 2015
Important Update: Kalakaar has announced the much-awaited themes for Kalakaar 2015
Themes for the contest are:
|Region||All India and Interntaional|
|Class/ Age||People of all ages can participate|
The participation would be there in two categories
Kalakaar Photography Contest 2015 Reward
Adorama Grand prize
|Most Liked Entry on Facebook Page||$450||
|First Prize winner||$450||
|Second Prize winner||$350||Mubi subscription for 10 years|
40 exceptional photographs: Apart from the above mentioned winners, 40 exceptional photographs will be recognized by Mubi and will be awarded one year Mubi subscription to watch great movies
Kalakaar Photography Contest 2015 Application Process
Step 1:Enter your full name. Your name will appear on the certificate exactly as filled out.
Step 2: Provide email address and password. This will be your user login and password to access your certificates on Certlog.
Step 3: Upload entry photograph, select the theme and submit with a caption.
Important Things to Note
Size of the Image: All digital photographs should be 5 megabytes or smaller, in JPEG, JPG, PNG or GIF format, and 1,600 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 1,600 pixels tall (if a vertical image).
Caption for your submission must be complete and accurate, sufficient to convey the circumstances in which the photograph was taken.
Restrictions: Only minor burning, dodging and/or color correction is acceptable, as is cropping. High dynamic range images (HDR) and stitched panoramas are NOT acceptable.
Copyrighted Photos: Photographs that include sculptures, statues, paintings, and other works of art will be accepted as long as they do not constitute copyright infringement or fraud. When photographing the work of others, it must be as an object in its environment and not a full-frame close-up of another person's art.
Image Manipulations Rules: Minor digital enhancement is permitted, modified images that appear unnatural will be disqualified. No borders/frames may be added to images. No watermarks, signatures, or copyright notices may be added to images. Adding or replacing elements in an image is not permitted. Artistic filters are not permitted. Images may be cropped and rotated as necessary as long as the size and format is to specification. Images may be resized as long as the aspect ratio is maintained.
Allowed Red-eye removal and spot editing:
One-step enhancement (such as "AutoFix", "QuickFix", "Auto Levels", etc.) Use of filters to sharpen, soften, blur, despeckle, or remove noise.
Use of corrective functions to improve the natural appearance of the image, such as levels, contrast, brightness, curves, intensity, tone, hue, saturation, lightness, value, color balance, and tint.
Kalakaar Photography Contest 2015 SelectionProcess
The "Judging Criteria"
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