Photography Competitions on the occasion of “World Photography Day”
The Department of Information and Public Relations, Government of Telangana is conducting State Level Photography Competitions on the occasion of “World Photography Day” on 19th August 2017 in the following themes/Concepts and invites entries for the same, according to an official press release issued here today. The First Category is on (BANGARU TELANGANA) and the theme should be on Haritha Haram, Mission Bhageeratha, Aaroghya Lakshmi and Tourism, Culture and Heritage, the Second Category is on (TELANGANA FESTIVALS) and the theme should include Telangana festivals like Bonalu, Bathukamma and recently held Krishna Pushkaralu and the Third Category is on ( PHOTO JOURNALISM) and photos should be on best News Picture in Telangana. The entries should be of ( 8’ * 12’ ) or ( 10’ * 12’ ) size in colour, Each participant may send a maximum of three entries per theme/concept and should write detail of the photographers name, address, mobile/telephone number, concept/theme, self declaration and title/caption on the back side of each entry. All Photographs submitted must be the original work of the participant. Entries sent to the competition will not be returned. Photos taken/exposed after August 2016 within Telangana State are only eligible for competition. Entries for the Best News Picture (III- category) should have been published in any daily/journal of Telangana, details should be clearly mentioned on the backside of photo. Digital mixing/Computer mixing photos are not eligible for competition. Photos exhibited previously in any competition will not be accepted. Decision of the Jury/Commissioner, Information and Public Relations Department will be final and binding and no further correspondence will be entertained. The Department reserves the right to use the accepted entries for publications/advertisements/exhibitions taken up by the I&PR Dept., the release said. The entries should be handed over in person or sent by post to the Assistant Director (Photo), Information and Public Relations Department, I Floor, Samachar Bhavan, A.C .Guards, Hyderabad – 500028. The Last date for the receipt of the entries is 09.08.2017. Entries received after the due date will not be accepted. For further details S.A.Hashmi, Assistant Director (Photo), may be contacted on cell No.9949351669 or may visit the department website www.ipr.tg.nic.in., the release added.