Competition Regulations

3rd International Photo Contest “Mother and children in national costumes”

                                                   POSITION

3rd International Photo Contest “Mother and children in national costumes”

Organizer of the Contest:

 International Women’s Union

Head of the International photocontest “Mother and Children in national costumes” – President of the International Women’s Union – Amirova Alfiya

Chairman of the Organizing Committee – General Director of the Zur Art Foundation Shakirzyanov Marat

 Goals and objectives of the Competition

The purpose of the Contest:

  • To hold the 3rd International Photo Contest “Mother and children in national costumes”;
  • Preservation and development of the ethnocultural diversity of the peoples of the participating countries of the photo contest;
  • Creation of a unique platform for rallying the peoples of the participating countries of the photo contest of different faiths and political views through the presentation of the national costume.
  • Preservation of family values.

Objectives of the Contest:

  • Organization and holding of the 3rd International photo Contest “Mother and children in national costumes”.
  • Organizational support and informational coverage of the regional qualifying stages of the 3rd International Photo Contest “Mom and Kids in national costumes” in 85 subjects of the Russian Federation, CIS countries and abroad.
  • Providing information support for project activities.
  • Holding in Moscow of the International photo exhibition “Mother and children in national costumes” at the site of the International Festival of Handicrafts and Crafts “By the hands of a woman”
  • Creation of a photo catalog “Mom and kids in national costumes” in English and Russian with the photo works of the finalists of the photo contest.
  • Preservation and development of the ethnocultural diversity of the peoples of the participating countries of the photo contest.

INTERNATIONAL PHOTO CONTEST “MOTHER AND CHILDREN IN NATIONAL COSTUMES”

  1. Conditions of participation in the competition.

1.1. There are no age restrictions on participation in the competition, and we will be happy to attract all age categories to participate in the competition.

1.2. MOTHERS AND CHILDREN are involved in the project, dads, grandmothers, grandfathers and other family members can also take part in the photo shoot.

1.3. The participants of the photo contest independently choose national costumes for photography.

The number of competitive works of one participant is 1 photo.

1.4. The organizers have the right to use the contest entries to popularize photography and highlight the topic of the history, traditions and culture of different nationalities of the participating countries through the national costume in society, including at the end of the contest with the mandatory indication of the author.

1.5. In case of publication or display at the exhibition of photos submitted to the contest, the organizers of the contest are not responsible for claims or complaints from the persons appearing in these photos.

1.6. By submitting works to the Contest, the author guarantees that he has the copyright to the images provided, and also agrees to the terms of the Contest.

1.7. By participating in the contest, you consent to the use of personal data and the publication of photos of a minor exclusively for the following purposes: to participate in the International Contest and photo Exhibition “Mom and Kids in national costumes”, publications on the official website of the contest, in the social networks of the contest, in announcements and post materials of the contest, in sources related to the photo contest “Mom and Kids in national costumes” and in all events within the framework of the project “Mom and Kids in national costumes”.

1.8. To participate in the Contest, you must register on the website www.ethno-photo.com in accordance with the requirements for the design of the competition material.

1.9. The contest photos in social networks (Facebook, Instagram) are exhibited at the discretion of the organizers of the contest.

 

  1. Rules of registration of works

2.1. In the correspondence form of participation, color and black-and-white photographs in electronic form in JPG format no more than 4Mb, no less than 300 and no more than 350 dots per inch are sent through the website www.ethno-photo.com.

2.2. The photos must correspond to the theme of the contest and display the color of the national costume.

2.3. The photo should not contain signatures and logos.

2.4. Photos uploaded to the Contest website may be rejected from participation in the following cases:

  • photos processed in a graphic editor (photo montage, photo collage, frames, background, filters, etc.);
  • photos that do not correspond to the subject of the Contest;
  • photos with low artistic or technical quality;
  • photos borrowed from the Internet;
  • photo collages of several photos;
  • photos containing elements of violence, racial, national, religious or social intolerance, as well as advertising

 

  1. The jury of the competition

3.1. Viewing of the works of the contest participants takes place in absentia (remote) forms on the terms of publicity and openness. The electronic jury evaluates and recommends photo works in the amount of 200 works for the exhibition.

3.2. The competent jury consists of members of creative unions, artists, art historians, designers, representatives of public organizations.

3.3. Acceptance of applications for participation in the competition from January 10, 2022 to August 25, 2022

3.4. The jury’s decision is not discussed and is not subject to revision.

 

  1. Summing up and awarding

4.1. On September 15, 2022, 200 Finalists and 50 Winners will be announced on the official website.

4.2. The results of the competition and the awarding are summed up at the solemn ceremony of the exhibition of the International Competition “Mother and children in national costumes” in October 2022 in Moscow.

4.3. Of the 200 works of the finalists, the jury will approve and present 50 works of the winners at the exhibition.

4.4. The laureates and Winners of the competition are invited to the opening ceremony of the exhibition. The winners are awarded with cups and diplomas.

4.5. All finalists and contestants who have submitted applications receive diplomas in electronic form.

4.6. Information about the finalists and winners will be posted on the websites of the organizers of the contest and in a special catalog of the Contest.

4.7. The works of the Winners of the competition will be presented in the media, catalog and at the exhibition in Moscow.

4.8. The works of the Finalists of the competition will be presented in the media and catalog.

4.9. The best works of the participants of the exhibition will be posted on the websites of the organizers of the competition and can be used in other publications.

Creative works are placed at the disposal of the organizers for further promotion and demonstration of the national color of the peoples of Russia, CIS countries and abroad by expressing the diversity of the culture of their nation through national costume, with the help of the works of photo artists.

 

  1. Awarding the winners of the competition

5.1 50 winners will receive winners’ cups and diplomas. 200 finalists will be awarded with diplomas of finalists in electronic form (conditions for obtaining a diploma on the website www.ethno-photo.com).

5.2 All participants who took part in the Competition and did not take prizes receive diplomas of participants in electronic form (conditions for obtaining a diploma on the website www.ethno-photo.com).

  1. Financial conditions for participants:

6.1. Registration on the website and submission of an application to the website are free of charge

  1. Copyright compliance

7.1. The rights to use the contest works belong to the authors.

By registering on the official website of the photo contest www.ethno-photo.comYou give your consent to the processing of personal data of a minor related exclusively to the categories of personal data listed below: surname, first name, patronymic, gender, date of birth, type of identity document, data of identity document, citizenship, educational organization and I allow you to publish photos of me, my son/daughter free of charge.

You consent to the use of personal data and the publication of photographs of a minor exclusively for the following purposes: to participate in the International Competition and photo Exhibition “Mom and kids in national costumes”, publications on the official website of the competition, in social networks of the competition, in announcements and post-materials of the competition, in sources related to the photo contest “Mom and Kids in national costumes” and in all events within the framework of the project “Mom and Kids in national costumes”.

7.2. Photos submitted to the contest will not be returned. The organizer reserves the right to continue using the competitive works (for the formation of brochures, booklets, etc.) without the consent of the author and payment of remuneration, but with the indication of the author and the name of the photo work for further promotion, and demonstration of the national color of the peoples of Russia, CIS countries and abroad by expressing the diversity of the culture of their nation through the national costume, with the help of the works of photo artists.

7.3. The organizer of the contest reserves the right to use any competitive works for the coverage of the Competition, the creation of collections, photo albums and videos about the competition and mass distribution, and on the Internet. The authors’ rights are respected in accordance with the Civil Code of the Russian Federation.

7.4. Submitting photos to the contest is an agreement with the terms of the contest.

Contacts:

Websites:www.ethno-photo.com

 Phone numbers:

  • +7 (968)441-84-51
  • +7 (967)148-38-32

Email:

ethno-photo@yandex.ru

 

Head of the Competition: Amirova Alfiya