THE NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW
2019 PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR COMPETITION
PLEASE READ FIRST and follow EVERY step -
1 You may enter ONE image per category free of charge (you may enter as many categories as you wish).
2 You can enter further images per category for a small charge of £5 per image. To add extra entries please first send your payment of £5 per image along with the file name/s of the extra entries via Paypal to firstname.lastname@example.org and then please forward us the extra files to be entered.
3 RENAME YOUR FILE to yourfirstandlastname-category.jpg, we do not need your studio name or website.
4 Images must be resized to 2000 px on the longest side and no more than 2mb in size and correctly named.
In Lightroom please choose these settings to export at the correct size, it only takes a couple of clicks to resize this way!
5 Choose a category below
Newborns up to 6 weeks old. You may include digital backgrounds providing these were actually photographed by you and not bought/downloaded (proof may be required)
May include other children or partner but the focus of the image must be the pregnant lady. Digital backgrounds can be included providing they were photographed by you and not bought/downloaded (proof may be required)
Max 2 children photographed in a studio environment (more than 2 children should be entered in to the family category) Digital backgrounds can be included providing they were photographed by you and not bought/downloaded (proof may be required)
Must be photographed outdoors in the environment shown in the image, do not include digital backgrounds or elements (these should be entered in to the Digital Art category)
More than 2 children or parents and child/children. All included people must be related or from the same family. Images can be either shot in a studio or outdoors
Images made up of several different images. This does not include textures (which are enhancements rather than digital elements) etc. The image must be significantly different to how it was shot. You may not include any stock or bought images. The photographer must have taken all images themselves including any added backgrounds or elements and you must be able to prove this if asked.
You must own the copyright to the image and you cannot enter any image that was photographed under instruction in any way, so no workshop, portfolio building days or training images. Any creative image deemed to be a direct copy of another photographers image will be withdrawn. All elements in each picture must be shot by the author. No bought digital backdrops or elements. You may use enhancements such as actions or textures but all elements in the actual image must be shot by yourself. We may ask to see the RAW file if we need clarity. Please be prepared to produce this if asked
Images must be free of watermarks or any distinguishing features.
30-Apr-2019 11:59 PM (GMT -0:00)
WINNERS MUST BE PRESENT AT THE AWARDS DINNER ON 14th MAY 2019 IN ORDER TO COLLECT THEIR PRIZES.
PRIZES WILL NOT BE POSTED OR EMAILED
You must attend the awards dinner in order to collect your prize should you win
Please email us your entries to email@example.com