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  1. This contest is open to all professional and amateur photographers. Camera Club of Negros members are not allowed to join the contest.
  2. Contest Registration fee of P1,000.00 includes Entry Fee and Photographer’s I.D.
  3. Registration Centers:

    The Camera Bug – Lopue’s East
    Lopues East Center Annex building
    Circumferential Road, Brgy. Villamonte
    Bacolod City, Negros Occidental.

    The Camera Bug – Lopue’s Araneta
    Lopues Araneta
    Araneta Street, Bacolod City

  4. Photographers outside Bacolod City may download entry here.
    Payment of entry free can be via deposit to:

    Account Name: Camera Club of Negros, Inc.
    Bank Name: Chinabank North Drive branch
    Account Number:1610519919

    Send validated deposit slip and entry form by email: as proof of payment.

  5. Deadline for online registration and deposit of entry fee is October 16, 2017.
  6. Registration center will accept registration and payments until October 20, 2017.
  7. Photographer’s Bib can be claimed at the registration center starting October 16, 2017 10:00am to 6:00pm. Bib will allow exclusive access to the Photographer’s Lane during the street dance competition.
  8. Entries must be taken during the celebration of MassKara Festival 2017, from October 1-22, 2017. Maximum of three (3) entries for each photographer.
  9. Official entry must be in 8”x12” colored print without border. Each entry should have label with Photographer’s Number, Name and signature. Soft copies of the original and edited files must be submitted in a CD/DVD labeled with photographer’s name & ID number) together with the printed entries. These are to be placed in a sealed brown envelope labeled with the Photographer Number, Name & Address on the upper left hand portion.
  10. Only global manipulation is allowed in this contest. Watermarks and other identifying marks are not allowed.
  11. Photographers are required to pick “Photographer’s Choice” for most photographer-friendly dance group in the entry form.
  12. Deadline of submission of entry is November 10, 2017 12:00 noon at:

    The Camera Bug,
    Lopues East Center Annex building,
    Circumferential Road, Brgy. Villamonte,
    Bacolod City, Negros Occidental

  13. Criteria for Judging:

    Composition 25%
    Creativity 20%
    Image Quality 25%
    Overall Impression 30%

  14. Photographer expressly allows the Silver MassKara Festival Organization, Inc. free use of their entries for promotional purposes. Ownership and rights of the photo(s) shall be retained by the photographer and the photographer will be given photo credits by the Silver MassKara Festival Organization, Inc. for the use of their Photo(s).
  15. Winners will receive the following prizes:

    1st Place P50,000.00 with Trophy
    2nd Place P20,000.00 with Trophy
    3rd Place P10,000.00 with Trophy

  16. Announcement of winners will be on November 31, 2017. Winners will be notified by phone or e-mail.

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