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3rd International digital Salon of photography

Mielikuvitus ry –Camera Club Lempäälä Finland


The salon is open to amateurs and professional photographers from all over the world. Each participant may send maximum of 4 photographs to each section. All participants will receive notestick of the exhibition.

Entries must originate as photographs (image-captures of objects via light sensitivity) made by entrant on photographic emulsion or acquired digitally. By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant certifies the work as his own and permits the sponsors to reproduce all or part of the entered material free of charge for publication and/or display in media related to the exhibition. This may include low resolution posting on a website. The exhibition assumes no liability for any misuse of copyright. Images may be altered subject to divisional restrictions, either electronically or otherwise, by the maker and artwork or computer graphics created by the entrant may be incorporated if the photographic content predominates.

All entries must be submitted in digital format.  Pictures taken on film must be scanned into digital form. The images must be sent in jpeg format only.

The required Maximum horizontal dimension 1920 px or vertical dimension is 1080 px with a resolution of 300 dpi. The maximum size of the image file is 2 Mb.

The entrant certifies that he is the sole owner of all the rights and elements on the image he presents.

The number of entries must be uploaded via the PhotoPortal during the period 01.08.2016-30.10.2016. The fee is paid by PayPal at the same time. Unpaid entries will not be judged.

Notifications will be sent by e-mail. Each entrant will receive a  This is life-notestick with hundreds of accepted images.

An entrant´s four images will be presented to the judges consecutively, and the decisions of the judges is final. The submission of entries signifies the acceptance of the entry conditions. The same image (monochrome or Color version) can not be enter different sections of exhibitions in the same year.


Image names

The PhotoPortal uploading system takes care of naming the files automatically. Naturally, you are also asked to write the names you have given to the individual photos. Just  follow the instructions. Onlu western/Latin, English Alphabet (A-Z;a-z;0-9) are allowed.




There are three   sections

A General Monochrome (free subject)
B General Color (free subject)
C  Children

Monochrome definition (PID)

A monochrome image is defined as having varying shades of no more than one color (various shades of that color from very light to very dark) but it may be any single color. Multi-toned images (various shades of two or more colors) and greyscale images with added an accent color are not acceptable in Monochrome Class sections and must be entered in Color Class sections.

FIAP document 2014/317 E

I hereby expressly agree to the FIAP document 2014/317E. Conditions for application and regulations for organization of international prhotographic events and especially to its chapter II “regulations for international photographic events under FIAP patronage” dealing under section II.2 with the FIAP participation rules and the red list




Upload opening date:              1.8.2016
Closing date:                               30.10.2016
Judging:                                        6 … 8.11.2016
Notification:                                13.11.2016
Awards/Notesticks sent:         10.12.2016
Exhibion Opening                       26.11.2016





Entry fees

30 € (includes all 3 sections)

The number of entries must be uploaded via the PhotoPortal  during the period 01.08.2016-30.10.2016. The fee is paid by PayPal at the same time. Unpaid entries will not be judged.


Awards (total 60)

3 x FIAP gold medal, 3 x FIAP silver medal, 3 x FIAP bronze medal and 9 blue ribbons

3x GPU Gold medal and 9 GPU ribbons

AFCC (Association of Finnish Camera Clubs)  medal for the best author on the Salon and FIAP blue badge

3xAFCC gold medal, 3x AFCC silver medal, 3 x AFCC bronze medal, 9 AFCC ribbons

3xNFFF gold medal, 3x NFFF silver medal, 3 x NFFF bronze medal, 9 NFFF ribbons

AFCC medal for the best photography on the Salon


Acceptances and result

Each participant will receive the Results card by email.



Elisa Putti EFIAP/B  Finland

Pekka Salminen EFIAP  Sweden

Tapio Karjalainen EFIAP Finland

Alternative: Eero Kukkonen AFIAP –Finland


FIAP  2016-182

GPU L160070-

SKSL  2016-01