Competition rules and conditions

Rules

  • It has to be street photography.
  • You can only enter with pictures which you have taken and of which you own the copyright.
  • The pictures must be digital and in JPG format.

Naming

  • The files should be named as follows: lastname-mobilenumber-imagenumber.jpg.
  • Swap å, ä, ö with a, a, o.
  • When you compete in the collection category name as follows: lastname-mobilenumber-collection-collectionname-imagenumber.jpg.

Size

The pictures should be 821 pixels high (on the standing side) and not larger than 4Mb.

Copyright

By entering the contest you acknowledge that the pictures can be used by GSPF for marketing purposes and in connection with upcoming contests, both in printed and digital form.

Prices

One picture - SEK 50

Three pictures - SEK 140

Six pictures - SEK 250

Collection - SEK 250

Rules for Gothenburg Street Photo Festival contest

The contest is open to participants over 16 years of age from all the world.

Entries should not have previously been shown at any street photography festival

Entry fees are not refundable.

You can only enter with pictures that you have take and of which you own the copyright.

Gothenburg Street Photo Festival has the right to use the pictures for marketing purposes in connection with Gothenburg Street Photo Festival and its contests on the website, in social media and in printed matter.

Gothenburg Street Photo Festival does not own the right to sell or use entries in any other cases than the above mentioned.

About the pictures
Entries must have a street photography theme and must be taken in a public space.

The pictures may not have been arranged.

No pictures with defamatory, sexually explicit or abusive content will be accepted.

Editing and cropping pictures is allowed, but not to add or take away objects through cloning.

The pictures may not contain watermarks or signatures.

The pictures may not have any type of frame.

The pictures must be in JPG format.

The images must be 821 pixels high (on the vertical side) and be a maximum of 4Mb in size.

Should your entry be nominated you will be asked to provide a high resolution copy.

The pictures do not need to be recent.

Further information
The entries will be anonymously judged by a jury in each category.

Nominated entries will be announced on the website around a week before the festival.

Nominees will also be informed by email.

The winners will be announced during the festival on Saturday September 3 2022.

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