About the Competition
Beyond the Stick
Unmasking Cigarette Smoking and the Tobacco Epidemic
Photography & Photojournalism Contest
Beyond the Stick is an open category competition for Filipino photographers and graphic designers at Amateur, Advanced Amateur and Professional levels. Participants are asked to submit photos and images that unmask and expose the “socio economic” dangers of cigarette smoking and the tobacco epidemic.
The object of this Contest is to submit an original photograph or photo with graphics, personally composed by the participant for judging before a panel of judges selected by FCAP. Photos will be evaluated on how well it conveys the theme: “Beyond the Stick” FCAP is especially interested in photographs that depict the societal and economic costs of smoking.
The Contest Period begins on February 15, 2008 and ends on March 18, 2008. All entries must be received by FCAP by 5:00 p.m. of the closing date in order to be eligible to judging.
Contest is open to all persons regardless of nationality or age. Those under 18 years of age must include the written consent of their parents or guardians along with their submission. Employees of FCAP may not participate.
It is a photography and photojournalism competition that allows the participants to submit plain photographs or published works that speak for themselves or those combined with other visuals, texts, tag lines and slogans.
Participants may use any Digital or Film-based camera. Images should be printed on an 8 x 10-inch photopaper. Inkjet or photolab prints will be accepted. . Black and white images will be accepted, but duotone images are not eligible. Digital images will not be returned.Those who submit in digital form will not be accepted.
There are no restrictions as to the use of creative effects at the time of exposure, such as multiple exposures, flash fill, lighting, filtration, etc. or Manipulation of main images, digital retouching and full manipulation (density, contrast, cropping on composition, burning, dodging and global adjustments, layering etc.. )
The photograph may or may not have been taken or executed during the competition period. Entries MUST NOT have won any other contests/competitions. The name of the participant should not appear on the face of the entry. The images and the texts must be original creation and MUST not be owned by another individual.
Awards for each Category:
- First Prize: Php 40,000 + trophy
- Second Prize: Php 20,000 + trophy
- Third Prize: Php 10,000 + trophy
- Certificate of Excellence for all 50 Finalists.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ENTRIES is on March 18, 2008.
Download Photography Entry Form here.
Download Photojournalism Entry Form here.
SUBMIT YOUR ENTRIES NOW!
at One Workshop
G/F 2241 La Fuerza Plaza II Don Chino Roces Ave.
Cor Sabio St. Makati City
until 6:00 PM MARCH 18, 2008!
For inquiries, you may contact Leslie at 8105094 or one_workshop@ yahoo.com.