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5th International Exhibition of
CROATIA DFA EXHIBITION 2018
Fully PSA approved - 2018-265
Digitalna Foto Arhiva, Vukovar, Croatia
- The Salon will be conducted in accordance with the requirements and practices of The Photographic Society of America (PSA)
- Acceptances received by PSA members in approved sections of this exhibition are eligible for PSA Star Ratings, listing in the worldwide PSA Who’s Who of photography, and credited toward the PSA Distinctions PPSA and EPSA.
BREACH OF CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
exhibition determines before, during, or after the judging that an
entrant has submitted entries where one or more images fail to comply
with these Conditions of Entry, including the stated definitions, the
exhibition reserves the right and discretion to delete the entry from
the exhibition and void any or all acceptances or awards. Fees may be
forfeited in these circumstances.
to ensure that images comply with the Conditions of Entry and
definitions, the exhibition may carry out checks on the images to make
a) the images are the original work of the entrant and
b) the images comply with the rules and definitions as set out in these Conditions of Entry.
may involve asking the entrant to provide originally captured image(s),
with EXIF data intact, by a set deadline. The questioned image(s) of
any entrant failing to comply with such a request for the original
image(s) may be considered in breach of these Conditions of Entry, and
declined. Such entries may be referred to PSA for further investigation
of possible ethics violations. PSA retains the right to investigate in
any way all complaints/suspicions of breaches of entry conditions,
impose sanctions if deemed necessary, include the entrant’s name on the
list of sanctions provided to Exhibitions, and share such investigations
Entrants automatically agree to these terms by the act of entering the Exhibition.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
exhibition is open to anyone; however, an entry may be rejected when
the sponsoring organization or its agent, in its reasonable discretion,
believes the entry does not conform to the exhibition rules and
Entries are limited to not more than 4 images per
section, category, or class. An entrant’s images will not be presented
to the judges consecutively. An entrant’s four images will be
distributed throughout four rounds of judging in each section.
of images shall be in the same round order as submitted by the entrant.
Entries must originate as photographs (image-captures of objects via
light sensitivity) made by the entrant on photographic emulsion or
acquired digitally. By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant
certifies the work as his own (aliases are not permitted). The entrant
permits the sponsors to reproduce all or part of the entered material
free of charge for publication and/or display in media related to the
exhibition. This may include low resolution posting on a website. Note:
Entrants who indicate that their images may not be reproduced or used
“will not be eligible for awards” or inclusion in audio-visuals of the
exhibition “and could be subject to disqualification” by the exhibition
The exhibition assumes no liability of any misuse of
copyright. Images may be altered, either electronically or otherwise, by
the maker. Artwork or computer graphics created by the entrant may be
incorporated provided the photographic content predominates, subject to
Nature, Photo Travel and Photojournalism divisional restrictions. All
final work must be on photographic film, or on electronic file, or on
photographic or electronic print material, mounting excepted. No title
or identification of the maker shall be visible anywhere on the face of
an image, print mat or mount entered in a PSA Recognized exhibition.
image must have a unique title. Once an image has been accepted in a
PSA Recognized exhibition, that same image, or a like “in camera” or a
“reproduction” duplicate of that image:
i. May not be re-entered
in any section of the same Division Star Ratings class in that
exhibition regardless of media, format, or title.
ii. May not be re-titled for entry in any other PSA Recognized exhibition.
Words such as “Untitled” and “No Title” are not acceptable as part or all of an image’s title, nor are camera capture filenames.
The target acceptance rate will be between 38% and 44% in each section.
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 public.
Your email address and contact information will not be made public.
- There are 6 sections, all digital:
A) WOMAN (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
B) MAN (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
C) CHILD (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
D) LIFE (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
E) OPEN COLOR (color digital) PSA PID Color
F) OPEN MONOCHROME (monochrome digital) PSA PID Color Monochrome
- Each photo can be presented in only one section.
i. Acceptances in PID recognized Color sections shall be credited towards PID Color Star Ratings and Who's Who Color listings. Monochrome images accepted in PID recognized Color sections shall only be credited towards PID Color Star Ratings.
ii. Acceptances in PID recognized Monochrome sections shall be credited towards PID Monochrome Star Ratings and Who's Who Monochrome listings.
iii. All acceptance eligibility shall be in accordance with the PID Star Ratings or the Galaxy/Diamond Ratings requirements as appropriate.
AUTHORS MUST FILL OUT ENTRY FORM
AND SUBMIT PHOTOS ONLINE
- Photos must be in JPG file format, Max. image width
(horizontal) is 1920 pix. Max. image height (vertical) is 1080 pix. 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). Words such as
“Untitled” and “No Title” are not acceptable as part or all of an image’s
title, nor are camera capture filenames or titles consisting of only numbers.
Each image must have
a unique title. Once an image has been accepted in a PSA Recognized exhibition,
that same image, or a like “in camera” or a “reproduction” duplicate of that
i. May not be re-entered in any section of the same Division Star Ratings class
in that exhibition regardless of media, format, or title.
ii. May not be re-titled for entry in any other PSA Recognized exhibition.
20$ for any 1, 2 or 3 sections
30$ for any 4, 5 or all 6 sections
- PayPal is available for payment on-line. The
works of the authors who did not pay the fee would not be taken into
All participants will receive report card notification
via e-mail. The results of the exhibition will also be published on our website
On-line PDF Exhibition Catalog.
Neda RACKI, EFIAP/g, Croatia
Frank HAUSDOERFER, AFIAP, AVÖAV, AIIWF, Germany
Qing CHANG, China
An entrant’s four images will be distributed through out four rounds of judging for that section.
Each round of judging will not contain more than ONE image from each entrant.
Images will be judged with Benq W6000 Full HD projector in 1920x1080 pix.
ALTOGETHER 85 AWARDS!!!
DPA Badge for the best Author PSA Gold medals in each section (6 altogether)
SALON Gold, Silver, Bronze medals in each section (18 altogether)
+ 10 SALON honorable mention ribbons in each section (60 altogether)
- Each author can receive only one award in each section.
Closing date: 10.07.2018.
Judging: 20.07. - 27.07.2018.
Report cards: 10.08.2018.
On-line PDF Exhibition Catalog: 10.10.2018. www.digitalnafotoarhiva.com
Sending of awards: 10.10.2018.
Public showings: 12.09.2018. and 19.09.2018. Vocarska 14, Vukovar, Croatia
Electronic Slide Show Program will be shown on a high resolution W6000 Full HD projector in 1920x1080 pix.
By submitting an entry, the entrant certifies legal Age, and own all rights to these images, including copyright or parents or guardians gives permission on his/her behalf if he/she is not of Legal Age.
The exhibition assumes no liability for any misuse of copyright.