TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1. THEME

Each candidate may submit a TOTAL of 3 (THREE) black and white photographs under the theme street photography.

2. RECIPIENTS

– Anyone who uses photography in a mobile device (photographs taken and edited with mobile devices), provided they are over eighteen years old.

3. TERMS AND CONDITIONS

– Applicants must submit up to three (3) images black and white

– Photographers are obliged to respect copyright.

– The deadline for submissions is 23:59 on August 22 from 2021

The application is free, no costs involved.

– To support the exhibition costs (printing, framing, mounting and communication) will be asked to each finalist the rate of 32 euros (36 USD)

4. IMAGE SPECIFICATIONS

– All the photographs must be taken and edited with mobile devices (tablets, smartphones or phones by any operating system)

– Photographs may only be edited using software available on a mobile device;

– It will be only considered submissions that have been sent digitally, in a single e-mail (up to three photographs) to emaildomiraforum@gmail.com

– Only photographs attached in the mail will be considered

– Only images with the following requirements will be evaluated:

  • Format: jpeg
  • Minimum dimension: 640 pixels on the biggest side
  • File Size: larger than 100kb and smaller than 7MB

- It will not be accepted images with the following requests:

  • Images that are embedded on the e-mail
  • Images with boarders, frames and watermarks

– The images selected for the exhibition will be later sent with at least 1000 pixels on the longest side

– Subtitle every file with the first and last name, followed by a dash and the number of the photograph.

example: JoséSilva_01; JoséSilva_02; JoséSilva_03

– Use only alpha numeric characters (Don't use: .:’”/?}{()[ ]+-=*&^ %$#@!.)

– In some cases, participants may be asked to send in the original photograph, so as to ascertain that it was indeed taken and edited on a mobile device

– Confirmation e-mails will be sent to every participant after they have submitted an entry

– The organization does not take responsibility for any traffic issues that may cause this website to be offline

– The submissions won't be returned. Only the winner images will be saved for publicity

– The MIRA Mobile Prize B&W 2021 is not responsible for the loss or failure of any submission

5. JURY

– The end panel is composed of five elements. In a first stage there will be a pre-selection of the 50 photographs; and of these photographs, the winner will be selected

– The jury’s verdict cannot be contested.

6. IMAGE USE

– The participant retains all copyright for their images. Any image used by the MIRA Mobile Prize B&W 2021 will be identified by copyright. All the images can be used in publications and publicity regarding the award.

7. DISCLOSURE OF FINALISTS

– The 50 selected works and the winner will be announced in September 2021 on the website www.miramobileprize.com

8. PRIZE

The winner's prize is:

1. A two way flight from an european capital to Porto

2. Lodging for 5 nights, 6 days in MIRA FORUM

3. If the winner is Portuguese, he / she can choose a stay of 5 nights and 6 days at Companhia das Culturas in Castro Marim, Algarve

9. EXHIBITION AND PUBLICATION

– The opening of MIRA Mobile Prize B&W 2021 will take place at Galeria MIRA FORUM on September 17, 2021, 4pm. The photographs chosen by the jury as finalists will be printed and displayed; the top 150 will be projected at the exhibition.

– Alongside the exhibition, a book will be published with the 50 images that make up the shortlist, as well as the 150 best-rated photographs.