TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1. THEME

Each candidate can submit a TOTAL of 3 (THREE) photographs in color and / or in black and white with the theme at home.

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 color and / or black and white

– Photographers are obliged to respect copyright.

– The deadline for submissions is 23:59 on 15th May 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 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 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 June 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 2021 will take place on the date to be announced (forecast: July). The photographs chosen by the jury as finalists will be printed and displayed; the 150 best-rated will be shown in 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.