Thru-Da-Lens 2017 Integration 2017 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
: 21st March,2017
Announcements of results of prelims
: 23rd March 2017
Date of registration for finals of the selected participants
: 25th March 2017
Exhibition
: 25th/26th March 2017
Final results declaration
: 26th March 2017

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 21st March, 2017.
  6. The best 30 entries from each group will be considered for final round of competition and will be displayed during 25th-26th March, 2017. This first round of judging will be done by 22rd March, 2017 after which qualifying participants can register. Judges for the first round 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 25th March 2017 (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 26th March 2017 by a panel of Judges.
  10. From each group, there would be only three winning photographs. The prizes are Rs 3000 (First Prize), Rs 1500 (Second Prize) and Rs 500 (Third Prize) on each category.

For Details, contact-

Satya Howladar (+91-8583019679)

Sunrit Chakraborty(+91-9051089582)

Thanking you,

Dipanjan Pal
Joint Secretary
Integration 2017

Organiser

Integration 2017

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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