To all photography creators !

May your images speak louder than words, become a unique pieces.

Telling a story, conveying intense emotions.

Sparking reflection, and leaving an indelible mark in the minds of those who contemplate them.

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Effective as of June 21, 2024

UMENCIA ® CONTEST

PARTICIPATION RULES

The UMENCIA™ contest (the “Contest“) is organized by Umencia Art Photo Inc. (the “Organizer“) and aims to recognize the talent and skill of professional and amateur photographers around the world.
By entering the Contest, you agree to be bound by these participation rules and the terms of use of the website which can be found at https://umencia.com/en/terms-of-use/ and you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth therein. If you do not wish to be bound by these participation rules and the terms of use of the website or if you disagree with their content, in whole or in part, you must not participate in the Contest. Any breach of these participation rules and the terms of use of the website during participation will automatically result in the Participant’s exclusion from the Contest, without the possibility of a total or partial refund of the entry fee.
In the following participation rules, “Participant” means any person who is eligible to enter the Contest and who participates in the Contest.

The Contest is open to any individual who is an amateur or professional photographer, eighteen (18) years of age or older, regardless of where they reside or are domiciled. Excluded from the Contest are the judges of the Contest, employees, agents and representatives of the Organizer, companies affiliated with the Organizer, suppliers of prizes, services or materials related to the Contest and any other party directly involved in the holding of the Contest, as well as members of their immediate family (brothers, sisters, children, father and mother), their legal or common-law spouses and all persons with whom these employees, agents and representatives are domiciled.

 

  • Open to professional and amateur photographers
  • 18 years old and older
  • Territory: Worldwide
  • Regular fee: $15/single photo (plus tax if applicable) USD

 

 

Entry fees. In order to participate in the Contest, the Participant must pay an entry fee of $15/photo (plus tax, where applicable). The entry fee is in US currency and is non-refundable. The entry fee indicated above is the one in effect for the 2024 edition of the Contest. The Organizer reserves the right to increase the entry fee for any subsequent edition of the Contest.

 

Payment methods. Accepted payment methods are credit card (Visa or Mastercard) or PAYPAL. The Participant agrees that the Organizer may use third-party payment providers to process the payment of the entry fee in connection with the Contest. The third-party payment providers will handle the Participant’s financial information in accordance with their privacy policy. You agree that in no event will the Organizer be liable for the actions or inaction of the third-party payment providers processing the entry fee in connection with the Contest, including but not limited to system downtime or payment service failures.

Submission of photos. The Participant may submit unlimited photos in  all major category “Portrait” category , “Commercial” category, “Artist” category.

The Participant must upload and submit his photos at the time of registration for the Contest, through his account. Once the Participant’s photos have been submitted, an email confirming receipt of the photos will be sent to the Participant within one business day, to the email address registered in his account. The photos submitted must comply with these participation rules. Sending the email confirming receipt of the Participant’s photos does not constitute confirmation that the photos submitted comply with these participation rules.

Categories. Details of the major categories (“Portrait”, “Commercial” and “Artist”) and each category and subcategory therein are set out in Annex A of these participation rules.

Deadline. The deadlines for submitting a photo to the Organizer depend on the major category with which the photo is associated. The deadlines for submitting a photo for each major category are listed below.

MAJOR CATEGORY START

(Midnight ET)

END

(11:59 ET)

Portrait April 1, 2024 June 30, 2024
Commercial July 1, 2024 September 30, 2024
Artist October 1, 2024 December 31, 2024

 

Entries must be submitted in the deadline date of midnight Canada eastern time

 

 

MAJOR CATEGORY START (Midnight ET) END (11:59 ET)
Portrait            new date April 1, 2024 June 30, 2024
Commercial    new date July 8, 2024 September 30, 2024
Artist                new date October 1, 2024 December 31, 2024

 

 

Each photo submitted in the context of the Contest must comply with the conditions set out below:

  1. The photo must not contain a watermark, logo, signature or any other form of identification;
  2. adding background-texture-effects are allowed in all subcategories
  3. The photo must have a title;
    put the same name on the photo and on the form
    (choose a name that represents the storytelling of your photos)
  4. The photo can be submitted with or without a frame;
  5. The colour profile of the photo is: Adobe RGB1998 or other;
  6. The photo can be in colour or in black and white;
  7. The format of the photo is: jpg;
  8. The compression of the photo is: 10-12;
  9. The maximum size of photos submitted per major category
    is less than:10 Mb;
  10. You can submit your images Vertical or Horizontal
    minimum sizes 1000 pixels, send your questions
    to info@umencia.com if you are not sure;
  11. The photo must have been taken by the Participant;
  12. The photo must not infringe on the rights of third parties or damage the reputation of any person or constitute defamation;
  13. The photo must not contain obscene or immoral material.

If a photo does not comply with one or more of the above conditions, the Organizer may contact the Participant to inform him of the photo’s non-compliance and allow the Participant to submit a new photo within the time period indicated by the Organizer. If it is impossible or unreasonable for the Organizer to contact the Participant or if the Participant does not submit a new photo within the time limit indicated, the photo initially submitted by the Participant will automatically be excluded from the Contest.

The image must not be created using AI (artificial intelligence).

 

PORTRAIT

  • Boudoir – Nude ( full or partial body, capturing sensuality, light, poses, composition)
  • Child portrait (one or more children, newborn…..)
  • Couple portrait – Maternity
  • Family / group portrait (three people or more)
  • Men’s portrait (e.g., lifestyle, business portrait …..)
  • Women’s portrait (e.g., lifestyle, business portrait….)

 

 

ANIMAL PORTRAIT
(e.g., animals, farm animal, wildlife, horses, birds, dog, cat underwater…..)

 

 

WEDDING PORTRAIT

  • Wedding portrait (e.g., candid wedding, spontaneous photo, accessories….)
  • Wedding family/group (three people and more)

 

The image must not be created using AI (artificial intelligence).

 

COMMERCIAL PUBLICATION AND ILLUSTRATION

(e.g.,xamples: cars, motorcycles, trucks, parts, beverages/liquids, beauty products, culinary, jewelry/watches, fashion, lifestyle, medicine (any product or person related to medicine), miscellaneous products, travel, etc.)


MACRO and CLOSE UP

(e.g.,animals, insects, floral, underwater photography, …)


ARCHITECTURE

(Photos taken with artistic rules in mind, such as lighting, composition, color, line, etc.)

(e.g., abandoned architecture, building, house, structure, industrial, interiors….)


NATURE / LANDSCAPE

(e.g.,  landscape, aerial/drone, panorama, nature,….)

 

PHOTOJOURNALISM

Digital retouching should be limited to basic adjustments (contrast, cropping, etc.). Excessive manipulation or montages are not allowed.

(e.g., photos submitted in this category must be authentic, unposed, and capture raw moments of truth. They should highlight social, political, economic, or cultural aspects of our world, public personalities, documentaries, and reportage, showcasing current events or everyday life situations that deserve to be seen and understood by a wide audience.)


MISCELLANEOUS

A photograph that does not fit into any of the other sub-categories.


SPORTS

(e.g., individual sports (badminton, boxing, cycling, golf, skiing, tennis, gymnastics, squash, surfing, swimming, skating, ice climbing, rock climbing, any individual sport), races (car, bike, motorcycle, boat, various races), team sports (basketball, volleyball, handball, baseball, football, hockey, any team sports).

 

The image must not be created using AI (artificial intelligence).

 

FINE ARTS ARTIST

(Unlimited creativity such as adding effects, textures, artistic manipulation… creating an artistic vision of a portrait, product, or subject…)

  • Illustration (e.g., still life…)
  • Experimental / Special Effects
  • Impressionist (e.g., abstract, long exposure…)

 


RETOUCH ARTIST

(e.g., colorization of a photo – apply color to a black & white photo in the colors of your choice)

(e.g., retouching an old or recent photo – present the before and after photos together, retouch the image by changing the environment, clothing, lighting,….)

(e.g., restoration of an old photo – present the before and after photos together, restoring a damaged, torn, discolored, or otherwise impaired photo)


COMPOSITES PHOTOS

Combine two or more photos to create a final image. All photos must be included either below, on the side, or above the final image.

 

 

Judges. Winners will be selected by a panel of 5-10 judges selected by the Organizer. The judges are professionals in the photography industry. The judges will determine the winners in accordance with the criteria set forth in these participation rules.

Criteria. All photos will be judged in both vertical and horizontal modes as submitted by the Participant. Each photo submitted will be judged according to the following criteria:

  1. Technique (shape, line, texture)
  2. Creativity (artistic addition)
  3. Composition (framing, balance, depth)
  4. Light (sensitivity, aperture)
  5. Story (tell the story you want to project)

Score.

Participation (digital certificate / ribbons of the participant)

Accepted (digital certificate / ribbons of the participant)

Honorable Mention (digital certificate / ribbons of the participant)

Merit (digital certificate / ribbons of the participant, possibilities of medal and/or trophy)

Excellence (digital certificate / ribbons of the participant, possibilities of medal and/or trophy)

Prestige (digital certificate / ribbons of the participant, possibilities of medal and/or trophy)

Honor (digital certificate / ribbons  of the participant, possibilities of medal and/or trophy)

Once the judges have evaluated all the photos submitted by the Contest Participants, the following bonuses will be awarded:

  1. The judges will select one favourite photo per major category, will be awarded a 5-point bonus for that photo;
  2. For each trophy won by a Participant, as detailed in Annex A, a bonus of 10 points per trophy will be awarded to the Participant.

Winners. Winners will be determined by the judges based on the criteria and scoring system outlined above. The judges reserve the right to name more than one winner per major category. The Organizer reserves the right to disqualify a winner in the event that the reputation of the Organizer and the Contest may be damaged, without refund of the entry fee.

Nominations and announcement. At the end of a reference period associated with a major category, the Organizer will proceed to nominate potential winners by category of winners indicated in these participation rules. The name and photo of each nominated Participant will be posted on the Organizer’s website. The announcement of the winners and the awarding of prizes will take place at an award ceremony. The award ceremony will be held at the end of the Contest, on a date to be determined by the Organizer. The ceremony will be held in hybrid mode (i.e., virtual and in-person at a location determined by the Organizer). The cost of attending the award ceremony is the responsibility of the Participant. All Contest Participants will be invited to the award ceremony.

Participation. Any Participant having respected these participation rules and the terms of use of the website will receive a digital or print participation ribbon.

Winner categories and prizes. The categories of winners and the prizes to which the winners are entitled are set out in Annex A of these participation rules.

Prize delivery. Monetary prizes will be delivered electronically via PAYPAL in US currency or converted into the currency of the winner’s country.

Acceptance of the prize. All prizes must be accepted as awarded and cannot be substituted or exchanged in whole or in part for cash.

Taxes, Customs and Shipping. All prizes such as trophies, medals that need to be shipped will be the responsibility of the participant.

The participant will be required to pay all fees (taxes, customs, shipping) before shipping.

Certificates, ribbons and seals will be sent by email.

Refusal of the prize. A Participant’s refusal to accept a prize in accordance with the terms and conditions of these participation rules releases the Organizer from any obligation related to this prize towards this Participant.

Participant’s rights. The Participant remains the exclusive owner of the copyrights in the photos he has submitted in the Contest.

License. By submitting his photos to the Organizer in the context of the Contest, the Participant grants the Organizer a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license, with the right to grant sublicenses, allowing the Organizer to:

  1. Administer the Contest, including sharing the Participant’s photos with the judges to determine the winners;
  2. Reproduce the Participant’s photos on its social media, website, promotional materials and publications concerning the Organizer, regardless of their format;
  3. Present the Participant’s photos in public, for example in an exhibition;
  4. Reproduce the Participant’s photos in a souvenir book and commercialize such a souvenir book; and
  5. Reproduce the Participant’s photos in the context of a quarterly review by the Organizer on its website and platforms.

Moral rights. Although the Organizer is committed to the integrity of the Participant’s photos submitted for the Contest, the Participant acknowledges and accepts that certain characteristics of his photos may be altered or modified at the time of reproduction of the photos. For example, variations in colour may occur when the photos are printed in the Organizer’s souvenir book. The format of the photos could also be modified to adapt it to the material in which the photos will be reproduced.

Credit. The Organizer agrees to mention the name and credit of the Participant when using the Participant’s photos in accordance with the license contained in these participation rules. The Organizer will use its best efforts to notify any third party to whom it grants a sublicense in the photos of the nature and extent of this credit. Any accidental or unintentional failure to comply with this paragraph will not be considered a material breach of the Organizer’s obligations under these participation rules if the Organizer proves that it has given the third party notice of such obligations. The Organizer will use its best efforts to correct and rectify the situation.

Third-party rights. By submitting his photos to the Organizer for the Contest, the Participant represents and warrants to the Organizer that the photos are free of any third-party rights and, if applicable, that he has obtained any necessary authorization or waiver from third parties in order for the Participant to submit his photos for the Contest and to allow the Organizer and any third party to whom the Organizer grants a sublicense in the photos to use the Participant’s photos for the purposes set forth in these participation rules. The Organizer reserves the right to request written proof of any such third-party authorization or waiver. Failure of a Participant to provide any such proof within the time period provided by the Organizer will result in automatic disqualification from the Contest, without refund of the entry fee.

Prohibited Practice. Participant agrees not to submit photos generated or otherwise created using automated algorithmic processing. Such processing is defined as any technology integrating a rules-based system, regression analysis, predictive analytics, machine learning, deep learning, a neural network, or other technique intended to substitute for the creative judgment of or the exercise of talent by the Participant. In the event of a violation of this section, any prizes won by the Participant will be forfeited, Organizer may exclude the Participant from all future contests and may pursue all remedies to enforce its rights. In addition, Organizer reserves the right to assess a penalty of 5000,00$CAN for each breach of this obligation.

The privacy of the Participant and the protection of the Participant’s personal information submitted in connection with the Contest is important to the Organizer. The Organizer is committed to respecting the privacy of any Participant and will treat personal information provided by a Participant in connection with the Contest in accordance with its privacy policy found at www.umencia.com/privacy policy.

IN NO EVENT SHALL THE ORGANIZER, ITS LICENSEES, AS WELL AS ANY THIRD PARTY WITH WHOM THE ORGANIZER ASSOCIATES ITSELF FROM TIME TO TIME OR TO WHOM THE ORGANIZER GRANTS A SUBLICENSE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE PARTICIPATION RULES, AS WELL AS THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, PARTNERS, CONSULTANTS, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS AND REPRESENTATIVES, BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THE MALFUNCTION OF ANY COMPUTER COMPONENT, SOFTWARE OR COMMUNICATION LINE IN CONNECTION WITH ANY FAILED, INCOMPLETE, INCOMPREHENSIBLE OR ERASED TRANSMISSION THROUGH ANY COMPUTER OR NETWORK, AND WHICH MAY LIMIT THE POSSIBILITY OR PREVENT ANY PERSON FROM PARTICIPATING IN THE CONTEST AS WELL AS THE COMPUTER SUPPLIERS OF THE ORGANIZER IN RELATION TO THE CONTEST, THE DOWNLOADING OF ANY WEB PAGE, SOFTWARE OR FORM AND THE TRANSMISSION OF ANY INFORMATION RELATED TO THE CONTEST OR THE PARTICIPATION OR ATTEMPTED PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, USE OF DATA, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE DAMAGES, EVEN IF THE ORGANIZER AND ANY THIRD PARTY WITH WHOM THE ORGANIZER ASSOCIATES ITSELF FROM TIME TO TIME OR TO WHOM THE ORGANIZER GRANTS A SUBLICENSE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE PARTICIPATION RULES, AS WELL AS THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, PARTNERS, CONSULTANTS, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, AND REPRESENTATIVES, HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

IN SOME CASES, APPLICABLE LAWS MAY NOT PERMIT THE ABOVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, IN WHICH CASE THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY WILL APPLY ONLY TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Authorization. By entering the Contest, the Participant authorizes the Organizer and any third party to whom the Organizer grants a sublicense to use, if required, his name, photograph (Participant’s profile picture/portrait) submitted in the context of the Contest, image, likeness, biographical information, prize statement, country and city of residence, and voice, without any form of compensation, at the Organizer’s discretion and without limitation as to the period of use, in any media and on a worldwide basis, for publicity purposes or for any other purpose deemed appropriate.

Modification. The Organizer reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend this Contest in whole or in part in the event of an incident, error or human intervention that corrupts or affects the administration or operation of the Contest. The Organizer will notify each Participant in writing, at the email address associated with the Participant’s account, of any such incident and of the measures that the Organizer intends to put in place, including the refund of the entry fee in the event that the Contest is cancelled or materially altered such that the Participant wishes to withdraw his entry.

Indemnification. The Participant agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Organizer, its licensees, and any third party with whom the Organizer associates itself from time to time or to whom the Organizer grants a sublicense in accordance with these participation rules, as well as their respective officers, employees, partners, consultants, agents, suppliers and representatives, from any and all liability that they may incur as a result, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, of any false or misleading statements, warranties or representations made by the Participant or as a result of any breach by the Participant of these participation rules or the terms of use of the website.

Indivisibility. If any provision of these participation rules should be declared illegal or invalid in any jurisdiction, such illegality or invalidity shall not affect the legality or validity of the remaining provisions of these participation rules in that jurisdiction and these participation rules as a whole shall remain valid and fully enforceable in any other jurisdiction.

Waiver. No failure or delay by the Organizer to exercise any right under these participation rules will be deemed a waiver of such right and will not preclude any subsequent exercise of such right. No waiver of any default will constitute a waiver of any subsequent default.

Gender. In these participation rules, the neutral masculine gender is used without discrimination for the sole purpose of lightening the text.

Governing law and jurisdiction. These participation rules are subject to the provincial and federal laws applicable in the Province of Quebec and shall be interpreted, enforced and applied in accordance with such laws. The Participant and the Organizer agree that the courts of the judicial district of Montreal shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising from these participation rules.

Communication with the Organizer. For any questions or requests relating to these participation rules, the Participant may contact the Organizer at the address below:

Umencia Art Photo Inc.

Address:         418 chemin des Frênes, local 101
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Québec
Canada, J2Y 1J1

Phone:           514-400-7424

Email:             info@umencia.com

 

Annex A – INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

 

Who: The Participant who has accumulated the highest number of points across all categories, either in Portrait and/or Commercial and/or Artist

Photo points
Loan collection point
Trophy point

Grand prize in cash : $1000 

Secondary prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

 

Annex A-PORTRAIT

 

WINNER MAIN CATEGORY (PORTRAIT – ANIMAL AND WEDDING) * TROPHY

Who: The Participant who has accumulated the highest number of points in (Portrait – Animal and Wedding )

Prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNERS BY SUBCATEGORY  (PORTRAIT) * Trophy

Boudoir – Nude : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Child portrait : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Couple portrait – Maternity :1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Family / group portrait : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Man portrait : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Woman portrait : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal


Additional prizes and mentions :
Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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 WINNER BY SUBCATEGORY  (ANIMAL PORTRAIT) * Trophy

Animals : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Additional prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNER BY SUBCATEGORY  (WEDDING PORTRAIT) * Trophy

Wedding portrait :1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Group / Family wedding : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Additional prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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* First, second and third places per subcategory are determined according to the scoring system listed in the participation rules:

  • 1st place: The Participant having accumulated the highest number of points in a given subcategory;
  • 2nd place: The Participant with the 2nd highest number of points in a given subcategory;
  • 3rd place: The Participant with the 3rd highest number of points in a given subcategory.

 

Annex A – COMMERCIAL

 

WINNER MAIN CATEGORY – TROPHY
( COMMERCIAL PUBLICATION AND ILLUSTRATION – MACRO & CLOSE-UP – ARCHITECTURE – NATURE/LANDSCAPE – PHOTOJOURNALISM – MISCELLANEOUS – SPORTS )

Who: The Participant who has accumulated the highest number of points in Commercial publication and illustration, Macro & close-up, Architecture, Nature/landscape, Photojournalism, Miscellaneous and Sports

Prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNER BY SUBCATEGORY COMMERCIAL PUBLICATION AND ILLUSTRATION * Trophy

Commercial publication and illustration : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Additional prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNER BY SUBCATEGORY  (MACRO & CLOSE UP)  * Trophy

Macro & close-up : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Additional prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNER BY SUBCATEGORY ( ARCHITECTURE)   * Trophy

Architecture : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Additional prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNER BY SUBCATEGORY  (NATURE/LANDSCAPE)  * Trophy

Nature/landscape : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Additional prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNER BY SUBCATEGORY  (PHOTOJOURNALISM)  * Trophy

Photojournalism : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Additional prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNER BY SUBCATEGORY (MISCELLANEOUS)  * Trophy

Miscellaneous : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Additional prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNER BY SUBCATEGORY (SPORTS)  * Trophy

Sports : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Additional prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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* First, second and third places per subcategory are determined according to the scoring system listed in the participation rules:

  • 1st place: The Participant having accumulated the highest number of points in a given subcategory;
  • 2nd place: The Participant with the 2nd highest number of points in a given subcategory;
  • 3rd place: The Participant with the 3rd highest number of points in a given subcategory.

 

Annex A – ARTIST

 

 WINNER MAIN CATEGORY (FINE ART – PHOTO COMPOSITES AND RETOUCHING  ARTIST) * TROPHY

Who: The Participant who has accumulated the highest number of points in Fine Arts, Photo composites and Retouching artist

Prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNERS BY SUBCATEGORY  (FINE ART ARTIST)  * Trophy

Illustration : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Experimental / special effects : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Impressionist : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNERS BY SUBCATEGORY  (PHOTO COMPOSITE)  * Trophy

Photo composites : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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WINNERS BY SUBCATEGORY  (RETOUCHING ARTIST)  * Trophy 

Retouching artist : 1st Trophy | 2nd silver medal | 3rd bronze medal

Prizes and mentions : Trophy | Social media publication | Publication in the annual book | Digital Ribbon | Digital Certificate | Digital seal

 

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 * First, second and third places per subcategory are determined according to the scoring system listed in the participation rules:

  • 1st place: The Participant having accumulated the highest number of points in a given subcategory;
  • 2nd place: The Participant with the 2nd highest number of points in a given subcategory;
  • 3rd place: The Participant with the 3rd highest number of points in a given subcategory.