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HENRY’S CAMERAS PHOTO CONTEST 2018


TERM OF THE CONTEST:

Deadline of submission of entries: November 25, 2018 at 12MN

THEME:

The contest theme is centered on Filipino values, which will be captured in a photo story format.

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

We are searching for photo entries that visually and creatively tell the many values of the Filipino.

WHO CAN JOIN?

The contest is open to all photographers, amateurs, and enthusiasts. Each entry, consisting of a photograph and its corresponding short story, will be judged on overall message and impact.

All Board Members, employees and volunteers of Henry's Cameras (and its affiliate companies), members of their immediate households, and their relatives up to the fourth degree of affinity or consanguinity are not qualified to join the Competition.

MECHANICS:

  • The entry should be authentic. The photo and its corresponding story should be of real persons and events.

  • The entry should not infringe upon the rights, sensitivities, and culture of people and parties depicted in it.

  • Only 1 entry/photograph per entrant. Entries should be submitted not later than November 25, 2018.

HOW TO JOIN THE CONTEST?

Submit your entry/photograph (only 1 entry/photograph per entrant) to

photocontest.henryscamera@gmail.com, with the following requirements:

  • Minor editing (cropping, brightness, contrast, saturation, photo stitching for panoramic NOT ALLOWED: HDR, multilayer overlays)

  • 1 photo entry per person

  • Minimum file size: JPEG 1200 px @72ppi (square - 1200x1200, panoramic - 1200 x 6000)

  • Photos should not contain: sexually explicit or suggestive content; derogatory remarks of any race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, or age; activities that exhibit or suggest
    violence; promotion of political message; misrepresentation of companies or individuals.

  • Images submitted must be the original copyright of photographer.

  • Should the RAW file be requested, the participant should be ready to present the unedited RAW file.

  • Images should be shot during the period of October 23 to November 25, 2018.


JUDGING


Criteria:

  • 20% - Relevance to the theme (Storytelling that adheres to the Filipino values)

  • 30% - Creativity / Emotional Impact (ability of photography to convey emotions)

  • 20% - Composition (application of design elements/principles, framing, etc.)

  • 30% - Technical (correct exposure, properly focused/sharp images)

Winning entries may be used by Henry’s Cameras as promotional and/or advertising materials (ownership and rights to photos remain with the individual contestant).


Screening of entries:

  • Top 20 photos will be included for the exhibit at the Henry’s Holiday Event on December 10 – 12, 2018.

  • The First Prize, Second Prize and Third Prize winners will be chosen from the top 20 entries/photographs. The most voted photos will be awarded people’s choice.

  • Prizes to be determined by: Henry’s Cameras Marketing / Brands

AWARDING OF PRIZES:

Awarding of winners will be on December 12, 2018, 6pm at Henry’s Holiday Event in Glorietta Activity Center, Palm Drive.