The international competition FUJIFILM MOMENT STREET PHOTO AWARDS is organized by:
Częstochowa Museum (hereinafter referred to as Organizer) located in Częstochowa (postal code: 42-217), Aleja Najświętszej Maryi Panny 47, NIP: 5730107701, REGON: 000282903
Center for the Promotion of Culture „Gaude Mater” (hereinafter referred to as Co-organizer) located in Częstochowa (postal code: 42-202), ul. Dąbrowskiego 1, NIP: 5732238494
City Hall of Częstochowa (hereinafter referred to as Co-organizer) located in Częstochowa (postal code: 42-202), ul. Śląska 11/13, NIP: 5730115304
WARNING! The submitted photographs
must have been taken after 7 November 2022.
Submission open: 7 August 2023
Registration and submission deadline: 31 October 2023 at midnight (GMT + 1, Central European Winter Time)
Winners announcement – 16 December 2023
Final exhibition – from 16 December 2023
Winners will be chosen by the Jury consisting of:
The following prizes are available to be awarded:
- Fujifilm X-T5 camera with a lens Fujifilm Fujinon XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4.0
- 2000 Polish zlotys
- Fujifilm X-S20 camera with a lens Fujifilm Fujinon XC 15-45mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS PZ
- 1000 Polish zlotys
- 4000 Polish zlotys
Contest winners will participate in the final exhibition, get their works published in the catalogue, on the contest website www.momentstreetphoto.pl and on social media related to the competition. The Jury will decide on the number of photographs selected for the exhibition.
5. Contest Topic:
The submitted images must fall under the category of street photography. The Jury will decide if the submitted work is relevant to the Contest topic.
6. Entry Rules:
6A. The Contest is open to all adult photographers. The
submitted photographs must have been taken after 7 November 2022.
You can submit up to 5 photographs.
To enter, visit the official website www.momentstreetphoto.pl and complete the registration. The entry fee is 15 EURO (payments carried out through Przelewy24). The fee is fixed, independent of the number of submitted photos and non-refundable. The images should be submitted until 31 October 2023 through the User Panel. Digital images must be uploaded in JPG format. The images should be minimum 1500 pixels on the longest side, and the minimal resolution of the images should be 150 DPI.
6B. If the photograph is selected to be included in the final exhibition, the Organizer will contact and request the selected Entrant to send (within 24 hours of receiving the message from the Organizer) digital files in the highest resolution possible.
If the above-mentioned files are not provided, the selected Entrant will be disqualified.
6C. Only adjustments possible to apply in the darkroom, such as cropping and/or minor burning, dodging, contrast and conversion to black and white, are permitted. Any other changes to the original photograph, especially photomontage, are unacceptable and may result in disqualification. The organizer has the right to require the participant to send a RAW file for review in order to resolve any doubts.
6D. The Entrant submitting his/her work in the Contest affirms that he/she is the author and owner of the work, and grant an unlimited, worldwide, non-exclusive licence to the Organizer, to use the submitted images in connection with the Contest and promotion of the Contest, in any media now or hereafter known, for no additional compensation, including, but not limited to: the winners announcement, display at a potential exhibition of winners, publication in social media, online and in print.
The licence shall cover the following fields of exploitation:
a.) recording and reproduction of the work – production of copies of the work by means of any technique, including printing, magnetic recording and digital technique;
b.) distribution of the work in any manner other than specified in point 8a. – public performance, presentation, projection, reproducing, broadcasting and reemitting, as well as public display of the work in such a way as to enable access to it to anyone, at any place, and any time.
6E. By submitting images to this Contest, all Entrants agree to take full responsibility for any infringement of copyrights and personal rights caused by the submitted photographs.
In the event that any third parties apply to the Organizer of the Contest with claims for such violation, the Entrant is obliged to release the entity to which claims are addressed, from any liability resulting therefrom.
All personal data obtained from Entrants will be processed by
the Organizer only for the proper conduct of the Contest, in
accordance with the principles set out in the Regulation of European
Parliament and Council (EU) 2016/679 of 27 April 2016 on the
protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal
data and on the free movement of such data and the Repeal of
Directive 95/46 / EC (general regulation on data protection),
hereinafter referred to as the GDPR, and the Personal Data Protection
Act of 10 May 2018 (Journal of Laws of 2018, item 1000).
a) Sending an application is equivalent to the voluntary consent of the participant:
- for the processing of personal data by the Organizer for purposes arising from the organization of the Competition in accordance with its Regulations and for the purpose of organizing a post-competition exhibition,
- to include their personal data in terms of name, surname, place of birth or place of residence in all materials presenting the results of the competition. This consent is not limited in time or territory,
- to grant the Organizer free of charge the rights to record and multiply their image immortalized in the photos from the meeting deciding the Contest in any form (electronic and paper). This consent is not limited in time or territory,
- for free dissemination of their image immortalized in the photos from the meeting deciding the Contest and its publication in all materials presenting the results of the Contest. This consent is not limited in time or territory,
- in the case of qualifying for the post-competition exhibition - to place their personal data next to the photograph - in terms of name, surname, place of birth or place of residence.
b) Details regarding the processing of personal data are included in the information clause (Annex 1 to these Regulations)
8.The winners whose works will be qualified to the final
exhibition will be informed about the results by email.
Employees, members of the managing bodies of the Organizer, as well as members of the immediate family of any such persons are not eligible to participate and win the Contest.
Entrants of the Contest have the right to lodge a complaint on
matters related to the functioning of the Competition.
Complaints should be submitted via email to the Organiser: email@example.com or in writing to the Organiser's address.
The Organiser will consider the complaint within 14 working days of its receipt. Complaints resulting from failure to comply with the provisions of the Entry Rules will not be considered.
An answer to the complaint shall be sent to the e-mail address indicated in the complaint, or, if the complaint was submitted in writing, to the e-mail address indicated in the letter.
The Organiser reserves the right to extend the complaint period in case the complaint requires special messages or encounters obstacles for reasons beyond the Organiser's control (failures of the equpment, the Internet network, etc.). The Organiser also reserves the right to request additional explanations - the time of providing explanations each time extends the period of consideration of the complaint.
The Organiser informs that complaints concerning payments made through Przelewy24, access to which was enabled by the Organiser to the Entrant, shall be dealt with according to the rules and procedures specified in the Przelewy24 Regulations.