Categories

WEDDING DIVISION:

Wedding Couple Together: Wedding day
Bride Alone: Wedding Day
Groom Alone: Wedding Day
Wedding Details
Wedding Photojournalism
Bridal Party (Family and Friends)
Creative Wedding

PORTRAIT DIVISION

Animals/Pets/Insect
Macro photography of insects
Boudoir

Children
Group/Families
Maternity
Fine Art Nude
Newborn
Portrait Composite
(Models are permitted in this category)

PRE-WEDDING DIVISION

Bride Alone: Non-Wedding Day
Groom Alone: Non-Wedding Day
Bridal Couple/Models Together: Non-Wedding Day
Couple Together: Non-Wedding Day
Model Bride or Groom Alone: Non-Wedding Day
Portrait Composite
(Models are permitted in this category)

CREATIVE DIVISION

Photomanipulation
Individual
Commercial
Fashion/Beauty
Illustrative
Street Photography
Landscape (Flowers, Landscape, Seasons, Sky, Trees,
Cityscapes, Bridges, Buildings, Historic, Industrial.)
Food
Aerial/Drone
Product
Sports

The Judgement

The judging will include a panel of 10 judges.

A point system with results from 1 to 100 points will be used with the following scores: 

PLATINUM

  • 96-100
AWARDS

GOLD

  • 91-95
AWARDS

SILVER

  • 86-90
AWARDS

BRONZE

  • 80-85
AWARDS

75-79   Standard , No award. Good salable work consistent with standard professional practice.
70-74   Below Standard No award. Requires improvement in technique.
60-69   Below Professional No award. Not up to professional standards.

Winners will be announced around 45 days after the deadline on the GALLERIES page of our website wpiawards.com/galleries

Price to partecipate:

From the first day of opening Official daylight saving time in Rome until the first deadline: € 12 for image.

1st  Promotion n°5    photos € 59 plus 2 free images. Total 7 images for competitions

2nd Promotion n°7    photos € 79 plus 3 free images. Total 10 images for competitions

3rd Promotion  n°10  photos € 99 plus 4 free images. Total 14 images for competitions

All payments must be made by Visa, Mastercard and PayPal in the Euro € currency.

Deadlines

Second half 2020

Opening date: 4th September 2020

First deadline: 15th October, 2020

WHY SHOULD YOU PARTICIPATE IN THE ITALIAN EUROPEAN INTERNATIONAL WPI COMPETITION?

Encourage excellence, educate you and motivate you to constantly engage in your trade.
Share your work with your peers for mutually beneficial inspiration and learning.
Receive invaluable feedback from respected photographers and judges.
Be recognized by your colleagues for your results.
The new competition rules place all competitors on a level playing field.
There are categories that respect and encourage all disciplines.
Become a “triple Master” of WPI Italy, the highest honor of the organization.
It is a fun, stimulating and exciting way to share your work.

INFORMATION

For information send an email to info@wpiawards.com specifying your data Name, Surname, City and email.
or on the official Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/wpiawardsitaly

COPYRIGHT ON IMAGES aND RULES:

All entries will be considered the legal property of the authorized account holder at the email address submitted when registering.
You should enter your name and surname correctly. It won’t be possible to change your name and email address later.

It’s not possible to change the name or categories of the file, delete or modify it, after having uploaded and saved the file.
It is mandatory to rename the file before uploading it to:

display name registered on the site “-” file name.

ex. John Smith-DSC_001.jpg

Please don’t sign up more than once with different emails. Otherwise your account will be deactivated per WPI rules.
The Entrant must present in their entirety a unique work emanating from an original image capture.
The various treatments, manipulations, impressions, rendered must have been previously carried out by the entrant himself or under his responsibility.
Entering declares, acknowledges and guarantees that he or she has all his or her legal and moral capacities to participate in the competition and that the image capture to be presented must respect copyright and property rights.
The image capture, which will be presented during the competition, must not promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, sexual orientation or age.
All images presented by the photographer are protected by copyright that belongs exclusively to him or her, an images taken in violation of the legislative and legal framework in force will be disqualified and then deleted by WPI after investigation.
By entering the Contest, Photographers accept that all image(s) sent for the competition may be reproduced and used to conduct and promote wpiawards.com.
If the image capture includes other persons, the candidate must free himself from an authorization to use the image with the persons concerned, and must prove the authorization to use these image captures by means of a handwritten and signed authorization by the persons concerned.
WPI AWARDS assumes no responsibility for any incorrect or incomplete information or technical, hardware or software failure of any kind, for lost network connections, computer transmissions, other problems with regard to the competition. WPI AWARDS declines all responsability
WPIAWARDS.com reserves the right to move an entry into another category or have it disqualified to protect the integrity of the competition.
Rules may be changed or modified without notice.

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