Propositions

RULES AND REGULATIONS

1. ORGANIZER

FOTOGRAFIJA

Association for photographic culture

Slavka Kolara 29

40000 Cakovec

CROATIA

2. TERMS OF PARTICIPATION

Salon is open to professional and amateur photographers from around the world.

Entrants must be authors of the work they submit.

Members of FOTOGRAFIJA association, members of the jury and members of the organizing committee are not allowed to participate.

3. SECTIONS

Photographs in a digital format can be submitted on four sections:

A) SERIES – OPEN (color/monochrome/mix)

One thematic series of photos from minimum 3 to maximum 6 works.

B) BLACK AND WHITE SQUARE – (monochrome – square cropped)

C) LANDSCAPES   (color/monochrome)

D) NATURE   (color/monochrome)

Same photo can be presented in only one section.

Photos submitted to previous Salons will not be taken into consideration.

Each participant may send a maximum of 4 photographs to sections B, C and D.

In section A each participant can participate with only one thematic series of photos containing minimum 3 and maximum 6 works.

4. PHOTOGRAPHS

Photographs, monochromatic or color, of any kind, of any style, all processes and manipulation in an exclusively digital format are accepted.

Submitted photos must meet the following requirements:

- photos must be in JPEG / sRGB format ONLY

- long edge of the photo must be 2000 – 3000 pixel long

- the resolution should be 200 to 250 dpi, and file size should not exceed 2 Mb

- works must be named (freely) . Untitled works will not be judged.

The organizer can use the exhibited works for reproduction in the catalogue and for promotion without paying any author’s fee.

5. SUBMITTING

Photos can be submitted:

a) ONLINE, following instructions on http://salon-cakovec.fotografija.hr

b) by MAIL, on CD or DVD . A printed entry form must be sent with the media.

Consider posting early so it reaches us before the closing date of the Salon.

c) via e-mail:  salon.cakovec@fotografija.hr

6. ENTRY FORM

Authors must fill out an online entry form or send a printed entry form to the organizer’s address together with a CD/DVD.

7. ENTRY FEE

- for 1 – 2 themes: 20,00 € / 30,00 $

- for 3 – 4 themes: 25,00 € / 35,00 $

Payment options:

- Bank transfer

- PayPal transfer (additional Paypal fee of 1,00 € / 1,00 $ is charged)

- Cash sent to organizer’s address (Checks and IRC are not accepted)

Payment instructions will be automatically generated after upload when registering online, or sent by e-mail, when registering by e-mail. The works of the authors who did not pay the entry fee will not be taken into consideration.

8. 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:

http://salon-cakovec.fotografija.hr

9. CATALOG

A printed catalog will be sent by post to each entrant.

10. RESPONSIBILITY OF THE ORGANIZER

The 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.

11. JURY MEMBERS:

1. Maša HRUSTEK SOBOČAN ,  art historian, curator – CROATIA

2. Petar SABOL, photographer – CROATIA

3. Borislav MILOVANOVIĆ, photographer – SERBIA

12. AWARDS

SALON Grand Prix Plaque for the Best Author.

Money prize of  500,00 EUR for best foreign author 

The Best Author is determined with the highest number of acceptances in all four sections.

FIAP Gold, two Silver, three Bronze medals in each section (24 altogether)

+ 12 FIAP honorable mention ribbons in each section (48 altogether)

UPI Gold medal in each section (4 altogether)

+ 2 UPI honorable mention ribbons in each section (8 altogether)

SALON Plaque, two SALON medals in each section (12 altogether)

+ 6 SALON honorable mention ribbons in each section (24 altogether)

The jury reserves the right to grant additional awards.

The jury reserves the right to withhold some awards if the quality of submitted photos is not satisfactory.

Each author can receive only one award / honorable mention in each section.

The decision of the jury is final and irrevocable, complaints are not possible.

13. CALENDAR

Closing date:                       8th June 2014

Judging:                                             15 – 30 June 2014

Notifications:                                  08 July 2014

Sending of catalogs and awards: 01 September 2014

14. EXHIBITION

Opening of the exhibition will take place on July 18, 2014.  in Gallery of Museum of Medjimurje, Cakovec.

After closing the exhibition, all of the accepted works will be presented as a slideshow that will rotate throughout the year on a public LED display of the city of Cakovec, on central square.

15. ADDRESS FOR SENDING CD /DVD

You can send photos on CD/DVD with printed entry forms and/or entry fee to this address:

Petar Kovac

(Salon Cakovec 2014)

Luje Bezeredija 57

40000 Cakovec

CROATIA

16. PATRONAGES

Federation Internationale de l’Art Photographique FIAP-a Nr. 2014/179

United Photographers International UPI

Croatian Photographic Union

City of Čakovec

Međimurje County

Museum of Međimurje – Čakovec

Tourist Board Čakovec

17. FINAL PROPOSITION

By sending photos on 4th Salon of Photography Cakovec 2014 author accepts all rules and terms of participation.

18. CONTACT

Petar Kovac, president of  Salon of Photography Čakovec

• Phone: ++385 /(0)98 17 666 02

• E-mail: salon.cakovec @ fotografija.hr

• Web : http://salon-cakovec.fotografija.hr

• Address:

Petar Kovac

(Salon Cakovec 2014)

Luje bezeredija 57

40000 Cakovec

CROATIA

Čakovec, May 30, 2014