The competition is open to everyone from all over the world; however, an entry may be rejected when IVAF, in its reasonable discretion, believes the entry does not conform to exhibition rules and conditions.
Entrants must be the authors of the works they submit. By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant certifies the work as his/her own. The Entrant certifies that he/she is the sole owner of all the rights and elements on the image he/she presents. The organizers assume no liability for any misuse or violation of copyright.
Images may be altered, either digitally or otherwise, by the maker and artwork or computer graphics created by the entrant may be incorporated if the photographic content predominates.
Entries must originate as photographs (image-captures of objects via light sensitivity) made by the entrant on photographic emulsion or acquired digitally.
The entrant permits IVAF 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.
Entries which do not comply in full or in part with the conditions of the exhibition will not be judged.
A photo entered in one section, cannot be entered in another section.
Organizers will handle each digital file and related things carefully but they are not responsible for any loss or damage.
Watermark or any such any identification marks (including camera generated date/time) are not acceptable.
An entrant's four images will be presented to the judges separately in different rounds through a SXGA+ digital projector having feature - (1400x1050) pixels (max), Display Mode : 1080p (Max), Brightness : 300 lm (Max).
Minimum rate of acceptance will be 20%.
Previously accepted/awarded photographs in this salon will not be considered.
Decision of the jury member will be final and entrants are bound to accept the same.