THIS IS LIFE 2022
8th 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 restriction.
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.
Uploading address: https://foto.finlandcircuit.fi/Photoportal/Participant/Exhibitions
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 website http://www.mielikuvitus.fi during the period 01.04.-31.07.2022 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.
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. Only 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)
FIAP Monochrome definition
A black and white work fitting from the very dark grey (black) to the very clear grey (white) is a monochrome work with the various shades of grey. A black & white work toned entirely in a single colour will remain a monochrome work able to stand in the black& white category; such a work may be reproduced in black & white in the catalogue. On the other hand a black and white work modified by partial toning or by the addition of one colour becomes a colour work (polychrome) to stand in the colour category.
FIAP document 2017/018, 2021/033
I hereby expressly agree to FIAP document 018/2017 « Conditions and regulations for FIAP Patronage » and FIAP document 033/2021« Sanctions for breaching FIAP regulations and the red list ». I am particularly aware of chapter II « Regulations for International photographic events under FIAP patronage » of FIAP document 018/2017, dealing under Section II.2 and II.3 with the FIAP participation rules, the sanctions for breaching FIAP regulations and the red list.”
With the sole act of submitting his/her images or files to a salon under FIAP Patronage, the entrant accepts without exception and with no objection that the submitted images can be investigated by FIAP to establish if these obey to FIAP regulations and definitions even if the entrant is not a member of FIAP; that FIAP will use any means at its disposal for this undertaking; that any refusal to cooperate with FIAP or any refusal to submit the original files as captured by the camera, or failure to provide sufficient evidence, will be sanctioned by FIAP and that in case of sanctions following the non compliance with FIAP regulations, the name of the entrant will be released in any form useful to inform the breaches of the rules. It is recommended to leave the EXIF data in the submitted files intact in order to ease eventual investigations.
Upload opening date: 01.04.2022
Closing date: 31.07.2022
Awards/Notesticks sent: 07.09.2022
Exhibion Opening 28.08.2022
25 € (includes all 3 sections)
The number of entries must be uploaded via the website http://www.photo.finlandcircuit.fi during the period 01.04.2022-31.07.2022 The fee is paid by PayPal at the same time. Unpaid entries will not be judged. Paypal firstname.lastname@example.org
3 x FIAP gold medal, 3 x FIAP silver medal, 3 x FIAP bronze medal and 9 blue 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/s SKsLM Finland
Roald Synnevåg MFIAP,EFIAP-D2,EsFIAP,GMPSA,HonENFF,NSMiF-P, Norway
Göran Zebühr EFIAP/p,EsFIAP,PPSA Sweden
President, treasurer Kari Tolonen EFIAP
Secretary Taisto Niukkanen