New Online juried competition & exhibition
STRONG & POWERFUL
Finalists announced – November 16, 2013
STRONG & POWERFUL can be interpreted in many ways such as an expression, a building, an urban area scene, bold colors, landscape scene or some type of digital work, and has a strong impact on us. This online-juried competition is about your interpretation of this theme, STRONG & POWERFUL, using any style of photography or digital art.
COMPETITION CASH AWARDS and ADDITIONAL PRIZES
BEST IN COMPETITION cash award of $300 US, PLUS
Photographer/Digital Artist Portfolio book – Hard cover (valued at $150 – US residents only); promotional materials, including Q & A, fact sheets and releases, tailored to the “Best In Competition” winner (valued at $500); Photo Bundle awarded by Alien Skin Software and includes Bokeh, Blow-Up, Exposure 5 and Snap Art 3 (valued at $200); An online solo-exhibition following the month of the top finalist exhibition; PLUS One hour of free website consultation awarded by Nexxite Web Developers (value $50); A free – one year membership to Art & Beyond Publications (value $155); and an email press release, released by EWW promoting “Best In Competition” to contacts that include: major media outlets, trade journals, social media, selected gallery owners and/or directors, corporate art representatives, interior designers and other buying markets.
2ND PLACE cash award of $175 US PLUS
3RD PLACE cash award of $125 US PLUS
AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE - Seven Awards Of Excellence will be awarded
EWW will also provide links to the “Best In Competition”, 2nd and 3rd place winners’ websites - all submission selected for final round of judging will be posted in the “finalist” exhibition.
The competition is open to all photographers, digital artists, graphic designers, or illustrators worldwide, ages 18 and older. You can submit up to 10 images. Entry fee for up to 5 images remains $25.00 (US). Each additional image submitted will have a charge of $4.00 (US) per image. Payments are made online through a PayPal account or by credit/debit card. The PayPal name ”email@example.com” should appear on your charge/debit receipt. Each submission will not be entered into competition until information, images and payment are received. Please understand that there will be No Refund of Entry Fee. You should receive confirmation of your submission within 72 hours. Images that are submitted will have been created by the artist and by them alone. Submissions must be made on or before November 4, 2013.
An “Accepted Submission” means a submission to STRONG & POWERFUL where all information has been received as well as notification of entry fee payment to Exhibitions Without Walls. No Refunds will be made.
The Judging Criteria used in this competition will be Creativity, Impact, Composition and Consistency with the theme.
MAKE A SUBMISSION in 3 easy steps
STEP 1 – Fill out the form
When completed successfully, you will then be taken to “Pay Entry Fee”
STEP 2 – Pay Entry Fee
Make entry fee payment by clicking on “Buy Now” and choose the fee for the number of images you are submitting. Once this has been done, PayPal will take you back to this Guidelines for STRONG & POWERFUL page, to complete the final step, STEP 3.
STEP 3 – Submit Images
72 dpi - jpg file format
No more than 1000 pixels in either height or width
Image label format: Image number_FullName_Title_STRONG.jpg – should not include . . . #, /, $, & ,’ in file label
For example: 01_ArthurJacob_GardenFlowers_STRONG.jpg
Once image preparation has been completed, send images to us by email by clicking on firstname.lastname@example.org. In the subject line of the email type in “STRONG & POWERFUL Images” and your first and last name.
Then attach your images, using the attachment symbol in your email program, and send. Please do not put your images in the body of the email. We will have no way of knowing that we correctly placed the image with the appropriate title. In addition, if you place them in the body of the email, they will be copied and most likely will be in a smaller size and have the potential of being presented to the jurors, in a less desirable manner. If images are prepared correctly, our server will allow us to take up to 10 images in one email.
Your have completed your submission
If you are having problems with making your submission, please go to CONTACT and send us notice of your problem. Please be as specific as you can in describing the problem.
All photographers and digital artists retain the copyright to their images they submit. All images placed on this site are “right click” protected. All photographers and digital artists submitting images to EWW guarantee that these works submitted are their works and not the work of another photographer or digital artist. An image submitted in one competition can not be entered again in any other competition. Any photographer or digital artist whose image is selected to be placed on EWW’s site and blog, gives EWW the right to use the image for the purpose of display only, as well as, for the 1st place’s electronic media kit, promotional press releases, other promotional pieces and the EWW archives for 12 months. After the initial 12 month period, photographer(s) or digital artist(s) will have to give written permission in order for EWW to continue the archive of their images. There will be no compensation for the granting the above listed rights and EWW has no further interest in the photographers’ or digital artists’ images. All inquiries about purchasing the work will be referred directly to the artist. The images and artist statement/bio of artists who are not selected for awards will be permanently deleted from our submissions library after announcement of results of competition.