RULES & REGULATION:

The exhibition is open to anyone: however an entry may be rejected when the organization, in its reasonable discretion, believes the entry does not conform to exhibition rules and conditions.

SECTIONS: There are four sections namely:-

A) Monochrome (PID M)

B) Color (PID C)

C) Nature (ND)

D) Photo travel(PTD)

E) Photojournalism Digital

 Maximum 4 images may be entered in each section. Total 20 Images can be submitted. An entrant’s four images will be distributed throughout four rounds of judging in that section.

 ALL Images must be the original work of the entrant. If two or more similar images are entered by the same author, the first one getting the acceptance score will be considered for acceptance or award, the other images will not be considered. There are no restrictions as to subject matter except as outlined in the rules

and definitions of specific sections or specified by law in the country where the exhibition is held.

NO ALTERATION FOR NATURE , PHOTO TRAVEL AND PHOTOJOURNALISM IMAGES.

 All final work must be photographic, digital file. 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 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 or titles consisting of only numbers.

 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.

 All entrants in must provide name and country data exactly the same in each exhibition entered to receive proper credit.

 The Judging and exhibition presentation of the projected images will made by multimedia projector of 2,700 ANSI lumens brightness and high contrast ratio 2,000:1 with (1,600 x 1,200) on a screen sized at least 1.8m X 1.8m

Results will be sent by E-Mail. A PDF catalogue will be email to all participants who paid entry fees. The Electronic catalogue will also be downloaded from website.

 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 sponsors.

All Acceptances are eligible for statistics applicable to FIAP, PSA and FIP.

 The exhibition assumes no liability of any misuse of copyright. Images may be altered, either electronically or otherwise, by the maker. All final work must be on photographic film, or on electronic file, or on photographic or electronic print material, mounting excepted.

 The decision of the Panel of selectors is final and binding, no further appeal will be entertained.

 While every effort is made to ensure safe handling of all entries, Organizer accepts no responsibility for any loss or damage that may occur. It is a condition of entering that you acknowledge that your entry has no commercial value.

 Participants are requested to send their entries, Entry Fee etc well in advance. If the entry fee is not received within the closing date, photographs may not be considered for selection.

"With the sole act of submitting his/her images or files to a salon under FIAP Patronage, the entrant accepts without exception and with no objection that the submitted images can be investigated by FIAP to establish if these obey to FIAP regulations and definitions even if the entrant is not a member of FIAP; that FIAP will use any means at its disposal for this undertaking; that any refusal to cooperate with FIAP or any refusal to submit the original files as captured by the camera, or failure to provide sufficient evidence, will be sanctioned by FIAP and that in case of sanctions following the non compliance with FIAP regulations, the name of the entrant will be released in any form useful to inform the breaches of the rules. It is recommended to leave the EXIF data in the submitted files intact in order to ease eventual investigations.”

 All parts of the image have to be photographed by the author who is holding the copyright of all works submitted.

 Submission of Entries to the Salon implies acceptance of the above regulations.

 Please read the above regulations carefully and try to avoid unnecessary correspondences. Still for further queries, if, any, contact us at: artsylenscircuit@gmail.com

 WE THANK YOU SINCERELY FOR JOINING AND WISH YOU SUCCESS.

MAGE SIZE:

Length for horizontal image longest side must be 1024 pixels.

Length for vertical image longest side must be 768 pixels.

The image file must be in JPEG format. Please submit images with 72 dpi resolution & colour space sRGB

File size of the Image should not exceed 1MB.

While filling up the entry form, Please give full titles as you want them to be printed in the catalogue. Titles should not be unduly long max 35 characters.

FIAP, PSA Procedures shall be followed in Judging and results shall be available on our website - http://www.acisalon.in

Entries without appropriate fee shall not be entertained. No Correspondence will be entertained in this regard.