Calling all photographers
PETALING JAYA: Show off your photography skills by participating in the KL Photoawards 2009 for contemporary portraiture.The contest, organised by Time Out KL and its partners, is open to all photographers — professional and non-professional. Participants are invited to submit up to six images.The main prize for the professional category is US$3,000 (RM10,500) and a trophy while for the non-professional category, the main prize is US$1,500 (RM5,250) and a trophy.There are two runner-up prizes in each category.Portraits submitted by the top 40 finalists will be displayed in a public exhibition at the Annexe Gallery, Kuala Lumpur in May.
The deadline for the contest is on Mar 1, 2009.For more information, visit www.klphotoawards.com or e-mail Steven Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org
HOW TO ENTER
Entries must be submitted online only through the Time Out KL website, by the closing date following a simple payment process.
For Non-Credit Card holders, see below :
ENTRY FEES :
Professional Category USD 15.00 per image
Non Professional Category USD 7.50 per image
Each entrant may submit up to six (6) images
Preparation of images for submission :
i. Exactly 900 pixels on the height dimension and not more than 250kb per image file. Please verify your file size. Please DO NOT upload files straight from your camera, they will be too large. Reduce it to a maximum of 250kb each with an image editing program.
ii. Files to be saved as jpeg, compression High / Adobe Photoshop quality 8 and above
iii. Files must follow the naming sequence :
aaaaa is your last name;
bbbb is your initials;
nn is the number of the entry, up to 5 images per entrant.
e.g. John Smith, 3 entries :
iv. Images must NOT contain any of the following: film borders, rebates or key line of any kind, entrant’s names or initials, watermarks or copyright symbols