The jury, consisting of respected photography, visual arts and publishing professionals who represent each aspect of the photography publishing and exhibition process, will base its decisions on the images submitted and designate the First Place and Second Place winners. The consistency and innovativeness, as well as the technical ability, in which the image reflects the designated theme and category will be the main criteria of Finalist selection.
The photo contest / art contest is open to all except TCB-Cafe Publishing or TasteTV staff and immediate family members, as well as the staff and immediate family members of the contest sponsors
Photography and art entries must be the original work of the Entrant. Entrant is solely responsible for obtaining necessary authorizations in order to submit their work to the Photography Competition (e.g. model release forms, etc). See TERMS. Payment must accompany every entry.
In this Call for Entries, all image submissions to the Photography Competition should be in digital format (.jpg), and submitted online using a hyperlink where the Judge’s panel can view and review the Entry. The link should be for one image only, and not for a portfolio of images or site that requires registration.
Submitted work must have been created within the last four years.
Photographs are judged on an individual basis, and entrants can submit up to five individual photos to the competition.
All entries to the photo contest must be submitted by October 31, 2016. Entries cannot be accepted afterwards unless the deadline is officially extended. Finalists will be announced in December 2016.
Finalists will be posted on the Competition website. All entrants are required to check that website to determine status.
The entry fee for the photo contest / art contest is $15 per image. Entrants can submit multiple images up to five.
By entering the competition, Entrant agrees to the following terms regarding releases, etc.