SHOOT THE FBS
Is An International Photography Competition
Scheduled to take place every three, three month.
It is created by Damilola Ogunremi - coming soon on The Darmie Orem Blog
THE FBS is a three time in a year photography contest that is designed
to inspire and expose, talented, pro, amateur and aspiring
photographers. This contest gives all photographers a purpose to create a
powerful full body shot as well as deadline to work towards.
The Grand Prize Selected Photographer Will Receive:
A $500 Cash for him/or her to Spend However Desired
A Feature in an internationally distributed magazine.
Plus Special Prizes for Runners-up:
Category: Early Entry Awards, Creativity Including Cash
So get your entries in, and GOOD LUCK!
How to enter
1) Register for Shoot The FBS
2) Read the rules and details about preparing your images
Send an email to the creator of Shoot the FBS at lolagrove [at] yahoo
DOT co DOT uk with the subject line "Number of Pictures" with your
details and say how many images you would like to upload for the
4) Upload your images with your contest profile
5) Wait for the end of the month
Preparing your images for submission.
taking your shots consider these things: props, backgrounds, location,
poses. You are allowed to upload two images. One of them should be a
fashion photo shoot and the other should be plain - outdoors and
The term FBS here is Full Body Shot. You will need to
re-size your original images so that they are smaller for the image
upload system. If your image is selected by Shoot the FBS organizer and
judges you may be required to submit larger files of the selected image.
Original image file size
original images should be high enough resolution to be printed. Images
taken on any camera or camera phone will definitely be accepted, however
if the image is not a reasonable quality, we may not be able to print
them in future publications.
Image file size for uploading
Uploaded images should be in jpg file format.
You image should be 800 pixels tall.
The maximum file size for uploaded images is 1 Mb.
The optimal image resolution is 200dpi.
Editing and adjusting your images
may adjust and edit your images to optimize the photograph. Aspects
such as cropping, brightness, contrast, and color balance can all be
adjusted. Your indoor and outdoor images may be in color and B+W for
submission, images may not have any watermarks or captions on them.
Naming your image file
Please name your files in the format of the following examples.
Name: Lola Vocan
Contest: March 2014
Entry is Fee
images will be judged by our panel of judges. The images will be
primarily judged on the overall emotion, power, creativity, skill, and
originality of the images. This is a skill-based contest and chance
plays no part in the determination of Winners or Finalists. The judging
will be blind; the photographer will remain anonymous throughout the
judging to ensure that each contestant is judged solely on his or her
images. All judges will be appointed by the organizer. The Winner and
Finalists will be determined by the judges and the organizer in
accordance with the competition rules. Their decision is final on all
matters relating to the competition. The Organizer will not enter into
any correspondence regarding the judging or organization of the
competition. The judging will take place at the beginning of every
Shoot The FBS is open to professional
and amateur photographers. To be eligible to enter Shoot The FBS, the
entrant must have reached the age of majority in their jurisdiction of
residence at the time of entry. This contest is open to everyone world
wide. By submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to Shoot The FBS rules
and agrees that his or her entry complies with all requirements set out
in the Rules. This contest is void where prohibited;
participants/entrants are responsible for making sure their entry
complies with their local laws. This is a skill-based contest and chance
plays no part in the determination of Winners or Finalists.
The FBS neither assumes nor bears any responsibility for any form or
type of loss, damage, or injury incurred as a result of participating in
the contest and receiving of awards and/or prizes. Content of all
images submitted is the responsibility of each entrant. It is the
responsibility of each entrant to obtain all relevant model and/or
property releases. By submitting images each entrant assures that all
images are their original works and no copyright and/or trademark
infringement rights have been violated. It is not the responsibility of
Shoot The FBS to obtain model and/or property release forms or to
assure/examine protection of trademark infringement rights.
of Shoot The FBS will be announced on The Darmie Orem Blog and other
social platforms, as well as having the winning images posted in
ArtCulture Writers' Mission and Value Group on Facebook. Prizes will be
awarded to winners and organized via email within 1 week of the winners
being announced. If the Winners does not claim the prize within 30 days,
the winners may forfeit the prize. Prize recipients are responsible for
all applicable federal, state, provincial, and local taxes, as well as
any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use.
Prizes are the responsibility of the official Sponsors of Shoot The FBS.
Shoot The FBS reserves the right to change, or modify Sponsors and
If you submit an image, Shoot
The FBS reserve the right to free reproduction of entered images in all
media, but only in connection with this contest. The copyright will, at
all times, be respected by Shoot The FBS and retained by the
photographer. Where an image or images are reproduced by Shoot The FBS,
the photographer will usually be credited. Shoot The FBS reserves the
right to send emails promoting the contest. We hate spam too, so if you
don’t want to receive it, simply opt out in the email.
Right to Cancel
The FBS reserves the right to cancel or suspend the contest if it is
not capable of continuing as planned for any reason that is beyond the
control of Shoot The FBS organizer. Eg, Computer Virus, technical
failures, bugs, etc. If the contest is cancelled, the organizer will
notify the entrants and will not reserve the right to use any of the
Changes to Rules
Shoot The FBS reserves
the right to make modifications to the Rules. Changes made to the contest will
be posted on this blog in the Rules section when this contest is all set and ready to launch.
Shoot The FBS