11th International Salon-Circuit of 
Art Photography With Love to Women

 

PATRONAGE:

       
2017/170       license   237/2016             2016/03

 

SECTIONS

All submissions to the 11th Salon With Love to Women shall pursue the key theme of our Salon, i.e. focus on Women.

  1. PORTRAIT Photo images portraying Women. Photographers are welcome to use various additional items and/or symbols to enhance perception of the image and highlight the inner world and psychological state of the depicted Women. Standard post-production effects used in classic photography, such as sepia, black and white, and toning are acceptable. No excessive post-production. Children portraits are not are not accepted.
  2. MATERNITY AND FAMILY Images of happiness, joy and love frоm expectation and birth of child in the family, role of Women in family life as wives and mothers, etc.
  3. GENRE PHOTO Non-staged images depicting life moments, scenes, or stories of Women; images in this section shall show life as it is.
  4. ETHNO AND TRAVEL Images focused on travelling photographer’s experiences, perception and moments s/he witnesses in the course of travel: cultural realities of Women, their characters, ethnic features;  landscapes, historic monuments and unconventional  places focused on the image of a Woman.
  5. FASHION AND GLAMOUR Fashion and advertising photography images, as well as other images this way or another related to the world of fashion and beauty and focused on the beauty of a Woman at its best.
  6. NUDE Nude image of a naked female body is a perfect representation of the concept of Beauty as such. Photographers are welcome to use various additional items and/or symbols to enhance perception of the image. Erotic images are acceptable provided they do not infringe generally accepted aesthetic standards, subject to the discretion of the Jury.

 

SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES

Closing date: 15.03.2017
Judging: 25.03.2017
Notification: 05.04.2017
Shippment of Catalogues and Awards: 09.06.2017
11th Salon Grand Opening: 09.06.2017

Salon's World Tour in 2017

  • Nicosia, Limassol, Paphos | CYPRUS
  • Athens | GREECE
  • Barcelona | SPAIN
  • Gdansk, Krakow | POLAND
  • Beijing | CHINA
  • Budapest | HUNGARY
  • Prague | CZECH REPUBLIC
  • Erfurt | GERMANY
  • Kyiv, Lviv, Odessa, Zaporizhzhya, Chernivtsi, Kharkiv, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ternopil, Dnipro, Rivne, Khmelnytsky | UKRAINE

 

AWARDS

FIAP Blue Badge FIAP “Best Author of Salon - 2016"
3 sets of medals (Gold, Silver, Bronze)
3 Gold medals
24 HM Ribbons
RPS 1 set of medals (Gold, Silver, Bronze); 5 Gold medals
GPU 2 Gold medal.
ISF  1 set of medals (Gold, Silver, Bronze);
6 Diplomas;
 CPS 6 Gold medals'
 PESGSPC 6 sets of medals (Gold, Silver, Bronze);
Salon

6 Gold medals; 30 HM Ribbons 

Grand Prix of Salon - the  Bronze Aphrodite

 

PEOPLE'S CHOICE

This year's special- PEOPLE'S CHOICE PRIZE - 5 days in Pafos, Cyprus!

Want to learn more - CLICK HERE

 

JURY

  • Mr Simon R Leach, the United Kingdom - Degree in Photography frоm Blackpool and the Fylde, Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society, Member and former President of the Association of Photographers, Member of Pro-Imaging, Member of the Association of Photographers working groups for business, legal, and education.
  • Mr Nassim Eloud – EFIAP, RISF3, FISF, FICS, HonFICS , International judge since 2008.
  • Dr Yuriy Titovets - EsFIAP,Salon Chairman, Founder of the Photogallery PROSTIR, Chairman of Representative office of International Diplomatic Mission «EUROPEAN UKRAINE» in Republic of Cyprus, Member of the National Union of Journalists of Ukraine.

Alternative members of the Jury

  • Mr Andreas Andreou - EFIAP/d1, HonEFIAP, PhenixISF, GPU-VIP4, GPU-CR4, RISF7, ICS/Safiiri, GMS-UPHK, ME-UPHK, GM-SAP, HonFICS, HonEPI, MHIPS, MSAP,MICS, MUSPA, MFMPA, MSWAN, HonMPI, DSISF, FPlatinumISF, EHISF, Hon. FUPHK,  HonFHIPS, HonFKO, HonFBSPA, HonFPI, HonFPSBP, HonFARGUS,  HonFPSG, HonFSAP, HonE.USPA,  HonF.SWAN, HonE.FMPA, SE.HKCPAC, BME, Vice-President of ICS-Western Europe, Continental Europe, CPS consultant, ISF Platinum founder and CR-Cyprus. EFIAP, Member NSFHU
  • Mr Mykola Tynkalyuk - EFIAP, Member NSFHU

 

COMPETITION RULES

  • Competition is open to all amateur and professional photographers worldwide over the age of 18. We also welcome photography associations and camera clubs worldwide to participate
  • All submissions shall meet the Salon's theme (focus on women) and the requirements to image size and quality.
  • Entries may be denied participation in the competition at the discretion of the organizers or the Jury if the latter, in their reasonable discretion, believe such entries do not conform to the exhibition theme or rules and conditions.
  • Entries shall be submitted online in digital form subject to the requirements herein.
  • By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant certifies that s/he has sufficiemt rights to the submitted images and grants the Salon non-exclusive right to reproduce all or part of the entered material free of charge for publication in the Catalogue or other printed media and/or showcase online, including however not limited to the Salon's website and social networks and/or exhibititions worldwide.
  • The organizer's of the 11th Salon assume no liability for any misuse or infringement of copyright by the entrants.
  • The organizers of the Salon have the right to reproduce and use the works submitted to the Salon to promote the Salon itself and Art of Photography as such.
  • Violaion of any of these rules shall result in disqualification of the submission(s).
  • Each author (entrant) bears full responsibility for the legality of the submitted images.
  • All submissions are reviewed by the Jury in the order they are duly submitted, including payment of the Participation Fee, under FIFO principle .
  • Work of the Jury is conducted behind closed doors.
  • All decisions of the Jury are final and not subject to appeal.

 

REQUIREMENTS TO SUBMISSIONS

 

Requirements to Size and Quality

All participants shall submit their entries ONLINE through their Photographer Account (http://salon.galleryprostir.com/login)
Maximum of four (4) photos per section frоm each participant
Technical requirements to submissions: each entry shall be submitted in JPEG format, 8 BIT, RGB. Entries size requirements: for Portrait format – 2480 x 3508 px, for Landscape format – 2480 x 1748 px, 300 dpi. File size of every image should not exceed 3 Mb. Photographs of insufficient resolution or quality won’t be printed in the Salon's Catalogue.

File Naming

Our uploading system names files automatically. Each image must have a unique title of maximum 35 chars. Only Latin|English chars are allowed (A-Z, a-z, 0-9). Entries without a title or named “Untitled”, photos with identical titles, titles with numeric chars only shall not be “accepted”. Important: Do not use invalid chars, such as: / | : ? “<> ' # № in registration form, address and entry titile

PARTICIPATION FEE

Section Individual participation Club of 10 or more participants Club of 35 or more participants
1 section 15 EUR 25 EUR 20 EUR
2 sections 20 EUR
3 sections 25 EUR
4 sections 30 EUR
5 sections 35 EUR
6 sections 40 EUR

 

PAYMENT TERMS

Participation Fee shall be paid in EUR via PayPal - email:salonwithlovetowomen@gmail.com
Checks are not accepted
Entries by participants who did not submit Participation Fee in a timely manner shall not be considered

Special Offer for Photo Clubs

  • when 10 or more participants frоm the same Photo Club take part in the Salon - participation fee is €25 / participant, regardless of the number of sections
  • when 35 or more participants frоm the same Photo Club take part in the Salon - participation fee is €20 / participant, regardless of the number of sections
  • Catalogs are all mailed to one specified address

 

SALON'S CATALOGUE

All participants who have paid the Participation Fee shall receive Catalogue 5***** FIAP ranking (192 pages) free of charge.

NOTIFICATION

The results shall be published on http://galleryprostir.com and emailed to all participants of the Salon.

 

Please follow this link http://salon.galleryprostir.com/registration to register your participation in the 11th Salon With Love to Women, or simply click the icon below

 

CONTACTS

Dr. Yuriy Titovets
ESFIAP, Salon Chairman
e-mail art.lviv.2010@gmail.com
Tel +357 96 305 475 (CY)
+38 067 670 0417 (UA)
Fax +38 032 242 15 90

Oleksandr Solonenko
Salon Director
e-mail withlovetowomen@gmail.com
+38 066 714 3929 (UA)

Sofia Viytyshyn,
Salon Coordinator
Tel +38 063 815 0179 (UA)

SALON ON FACEBOOK

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In cooperation with: Cyprus Photographic Society


 
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