February - “Capture the Moment, Encounter the Changbai Mountain” 2019 Changbai Mountain International Mobile Photo Contest

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With the natural wonders in different seasons and rich culture of its people, the sacred Changbai Mountain of Jilin Province, China is definately worth visiting. To unveil its beauty and attract more tourists, the Jilin Changbai Mountain Protection Development Management Committee and Global Photography hold the “Capture the Moment, Encounter the Changbai Mountain” 2019 Changbai Mountain International Mobile Photo Contest together.

Submission Time
Jan. 1, 2019 - Dec. 31, 2019 (Beijing local time, or GMT+8)

Hosted by
Tourist Administration of the Jilin Changbai Mountain Protection Development Management Committee
Tianjin Sente Culture Communication Co., Ltd. (Global Photography, G-trip)
 
Organizer
Administration for Culture, Radio, Television, Press and Publication of the Jilin Changbai Mountain Protection Development Management Committee
The Changbai Mountain Development and Construction Group
Changbai Mountain Tourism Co., Ltd.

Co-organizer
Photographers Association of Jilin Province
Photographers Association of the Changbai Mountain
Vision Magazine of the Changbai Mountain

Categories
1.Open.
Photos that display nature, landscape, and people, and shot with a phone camera, are welcome.
2.The Changbai Mountain.
The subjects of the entries shall be the Changbai Mountain or its people. New perspectives and techniques are encouraged in revealing the beauty of the Changbai Mountain.

Prizes
Monthly prizes:
Prize of Excellence, 500RMB/each ×30
Prize of Popularity, 300RMB/each ×10
Overall winners for the year:
Grand prize: 50,000RMB & certificate & “the Changbai Mountain Honorable Mountain Man” with which one can travel around the Changbai Mountain unlimited times without a ticket
Grand Prize of Popularity: 10,000RMB
Prizes of categories: 1st Prize, 5000RMB/each ×2
2nd Prize, 2000RMB/each ×5
3rd Prize, 1000RMB/each ×8
Note:
Note: All the cash awards are before tax, and the organizer will withhold and remit tax. The delivery of the prize money is only through paypal.

About Judging

Works entered from the first day to the last day of each month will be judged that month (by judges and by popular votes). 40 of the works entered each month will be selected as prize-winning works (30 by judges and 10 with the most votes) and will be publicized on the 10th of the next month. 
When all the monthly contests come to an end, it totals 40 prizes per month*12 months=480 prize winning works. And final prizes will be granted to the most amazing works of the 480. The judges will name all the prize winners except for the Grand Prize of Popularity, which naturally goes to the one that get most votes.
Besides, everyone can vote for their likes in Global Photography on WeChat or through g-photography.net once a day.

Rules
1.Only single works are accepted. No series.
2.All the photos entered shall be taken with a phone camera. All the data of the original photo taken shall be complete. Authors of the accepted entries will be asked for original digital photos for confirmation. Failure in submission within granted time will be deemed as waiving all rights.
3.The photo shall be in JPG format, less than 1M with the longest side no less than 1000 pixel while the long side by the short side less than 12M pixel, e.g., less than 4000×3000 or 6000×2000.
4.Upon submission, entrants acknowledge and warrant that the submitted photo(s) is/are original works created solely by the entrants and that the photo(s) does/do not infringe on the copyrights, portrait rights, rights of reputation and privacy of the third party. In case of disputes resulting from violating the above warrants, the entrants must undertake all liabilities.
5.Content that is erotic, violent or against the law, and/or any other contents deemed to be contrary to the religious practices are prohibited.
6.All entrants understand that the accepted images may be used by the organizers perpetually in all media and publications, without any remuneration being due. If anyone has any dissent, we can upon agreement not using his work in marketing. No dissent upon submission will be deemed as agreeing on the rules.
7.Entrants are deemed to agree on all rules upon submission. In case of disputes resulting from violating the above warrants, the entrants must undertake all liabilities.
8.Global Photography stipulates that staff, jury and their immediate family members are forbidden to submit photo(s). Upon discovery, they will be disqualified from selection, evaluation and awarding.
9.The organizing committee reserves the right of explaining this notice.

How to Enter
Login on Global Photography (http://en.g-photography.net) and enter the contest for free.

Notes

The entrants must register with true and valid information so as to receive the result notices. After that, our committee will contact the nominees through phone calls or emails. Entrants are required to provide valid proof within granted time and submit personal information consistent with registered information. Those who fail to claim the prize within granted time are regarded as waiving all rights.

Contact Information
Email: contact@g-photography.net