Thru-Da-Lens 2018 Integration 2018 brings you this once in a lifetime opportunity to showcase your talent in Photography.This is one of the most coveted photography competitions of Eastern India.
Niepce (B&W) and Daguerre(Color).

Please send your photographs ASAP to photography.integration@gmail.com

Anyone with a liking for photography can submit photos

There is NO AGE BAR OR ANY OTHER RESTRICTION.

Initial submission of photos is FREE.

Important Dates

Photo submission deadline
: 14th January,2018
Announcements of results of prelims
: 17th January 2018
Date of registration for finals of the selected participants
: 20th January 2018
Exhibition
: 20th/21st January 2018
Final results declaration
: 21st January 2018

Rules

  1. There would be two groups for this competition:
    1. The Black & White variant(Niepce)
    2. Color photographs(Daguerre)
    There is no restriction on topics for the two variants and no editing other than cropping, color & brightness corrections, straightening and spot removal are allowed.
  2. Each participant can submit at most 2 (two) photographs (soft copy) per group, in JPEG/TIFF format, 10" by 15" in size, resolution 300 dpi. File size of a photograph should not exceed 10 Mb. Submit only formatted print ready photographs. Note that photos submitted in previous Thru-da-Lens competitions will not be considered for judging.
  3. A caption/write-up in not more than 50 words, in MS word .doc format must be accompanied with each photograph, along with the submitter's name, email id, phone no., photograph legend, camera model, technical specifications, date, time & place of snap shot.
  4. Watermarking is not allowed. Computer generated images will not be accepted, only images originating as camera taken will be considered. Image manipulations are not allowed except simple editing (those mentioned in Rule 1). This will be followed strictly.
  5. The photographs are to be mailed to photography.integration@gmail.com . The last date for sending the photographs is 20th January, 2018.
  6. The best 30 entries from each group will be considered for final round of competition and will be displayed during 20th-21st January, 2018. This first round and final round of judging will be done by 17th January, 2018 after which qualifying participants can register. Judges for all the rounds are

    DR. ABHOY NATH GANGULY (Dip. In Photo (PAD), EFIAP, ARPS, FFIP, Hon PESGSPC, Hon ESMPA) Mr. PARTHA SARATHI SARKAR (Dip. In Photo (PAD), EFIAP, ARPS, Hon PESGSPC, Hon ESMPA)
    Mr. MRINAL KUMAR BANDYOPADHYAY (Dip. in Photo (PAD), EFIAP, FFIP, Hon PESGSPC).
  7. The senders of the selected photographs will be notified through email. The registration fee for the selected photographs will be Rs. 100/- each and must be done by 20th January 2018 (12 Noon).
  8. Only duly registered photographs will be considered for the final judgment.
  9. The final judging and announcement of results will be done by 20th January 2018.
  10. From each group, there would be only three winning photographs. The prizes are Rs 1500 (First Prize), Rs 750 (Second Prize) and Rs 250 (Third Prize) on each category.

For Details, contact-

Ayush Bhuyan (+918017168465)

Soham Bonnerjee (+919804069367)

Thanking you,

Shinjon Chatterjee
Joint Secretary
Integration 2018

Organiser

Integration 2018

Indian Statistical Institute

Director's Office, 203 B.T, Road,
Kolkata, India, Pin-700108

Telephones: +918621094540 +919476485808, +919836310060

website: www.integration.co.in
email: isi.integration@gmail.com

Joint Partner

Photographic Association of Dum Dum

467/40 Jassore Road, Kolkata - 700079
website : www.padonline.org.in
Email : biswatoshs@gmail.com

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