Guidelines for Photography Exhibition



The purpose of the exhibition is to show various habits of Mumbai in every form that an image capturer can depict. ‘Mumbai’ as a theme is open to interpretation for every participating photographer.

We are looking for photographers who have a mastered the photographic medium, demonstrate vitality and originality in expression, excellence in composition, and have verve in imagination.

This is open to all photographers around the world, age 14 and older.

Entries must originate as photographs (image-captures of objects via light sensitivity) made by the entrant on photographic emulsion or acquired digitally.

Images may be acquired digitally, or scanned from traditional film to create a digital file. Digitally manipulated images are welcome, but must be photographically based.

The images must be submitted as electronic files only via provided email in conjunction with a ‘Signed’ entry form along with all the release for the exhibition.

All images must be original and may not incorporate elements projected by anyone else.

Photographs including nudity, profanity, commercial or political interests are strictly prohibited.

Every photographer will be required to sign a release form for the exhibition and sales form to sell your prints at the venue.

Images should be submitted only by the photographer who created them.

Each photography print of the photographers work will be sold at Rs. 1,499 at the venue

The sales amount of the picture will be divided between the Venue, the Organizer and the Photographer where 30 percent will given to the photographer, 30 percent will go the Venue and 40 percent to the organizer.

The exhibition entry fee includes printing, mounting, framing, manufacturing of the frames, media promotions chargers, and labor chargers. It does not include ay personal expenses of the photographer at the venue.

IMPORTANT DETAILS
Exhibition Entry fee: Rs. 2,500 per picture.
Date: 26th Feb- 11th March 2012.
Venue: The Bagel Shop, Bandra
Theme: "Mumbai”
Dimension: 12 x 18 inches
Resolution: 300 dpi
Mode: Grayscale or RGB
Tonal resolution: 8 bits per pixel
File format: JPEG

Along with the photograph the photographer will also have to send details about the picture in the following format.
Title of work
Name of artist
100 words or less about the picture

About the venue: The Bagel Shop is a premium coffee shop come an award-winning restaurant for its specialty bagels. It has always been a hub for creative people, which is rightly situated in the heart of Bandra. It attracts expats, artist, regular celebrities who stay in Bandra to housewives to corporate.

Photographers who are interested in participating for the exhibition should quickly get in touch
Mulchand | 9833 6833 79 | mulchand.dedhia@gmail.com

We have received over 200+ positive reply for the exhibition but in order to give the best quality we have decided to display 15 photographs only.

Comments

La Chelena said…
I would like to get the maths right - I pay 2500 to enter my picture and if it is sold I will get 30% of 1,499 which is roughly 450Rs which makes a net loss of 2000Rs for every picture I let you display... Somewhere a few zeros must be missing...