Rules

1. ORGANIZER

University photo cinema club – Banja Luka and Foto Art – Banja Luka.

2. PARTICIPATION

Photographers from all over the world have the right to participate.

3. THEMES

A) GENERAL OPEN (color)
B) GENERAL OPEN (monochrome) 
C) LIFE (color or monochrome)

4. NUMBER OF WORKS

To participate in 9th International Salon of Photography BANJA LUKA 2015 the authors apply with black &white and color photographs. Maximum number of works is four (4) photographs per theme, maximum dimensions 1920 pixels (longer side of the photograph) in 300 dpi JPG compression 7-10.
The maximum total size of the photo must not exceed 2 megabites.
Photographs must be marked by:
Theme and ordinal number-Name and Surname of the author-Name of the work-Country ISO code in 2 characters.
(Country Code ISO2: www.fiap.net/pdf/ISO2-en.pdf , example: GB – United Kingdom)
Title of the photo can contain a maximum of 35 characters.
Please do not use necessities, such as:. , # (*, etc.
Use only English alphabet.
Example for theme A: A1-John Smit-Play-GB , etc.
Example for theme B: B1-John Smit-Lines-GB , etc.
Example for theme C: C1-John Smit-Portrait-GB , etc.

5. CATALOGUE – PARTICIPATION FEE

Participation fee is mandatory for all participants and is 20 Euros (27 US$). The fee is unique for all themes.
The fee can also be paid via PayPal or can be sent along with the CD and the entry form.
The works of the authors who did not pay the fee would not be taken into consideration.
All participants of the competition receive the printed catalogue ( **** ).
The organizer can use the exhibited works for reproduction in the catalogue and for promotion without paying any author’s fee.

6. JURY

- Branislav Brkic, MFIAP, ESFIAP (Serbia)
- Dragan Prole, EFIAP/g (Bosnia&Herzegovina)
- Branko Pejakovic Peyo, EFIAP (Bosnia&Herz.)

7. CALENDAR

- Reception of works – 29.09.2015.
- Selection – 03.-04.10.2015.
- Selection results (www.ufkk.rs.ba) – 18.10.2015.
- Exhibition – 07.11. – 05.12.2015.
- Delivery of the catalogues and awards to the authors – 20.12.2015.

8. AWARDS

- FIAP special prize for the best author.

A) General open (color) – FIAP gold medal, PSA gold medal, UPI gold medal, AUFBiH – gold, silver and bronze plaque, SALON – gold, silver and bronze medal, 2 FIAP Hon. Mention, 2 PSA Hon. Mention, 1 UPI Hon. Mention and 3 SALON commendations.

B) General open (monochrome) – FIAP gold medal, PSA gold medal, UPI gold medal, AUFBiH – gold, silver and bronze plaque, SALON – gold, silver and bronze medal, 2 FIAP Hon. mention, 2 PSA Hon. Mention, 1 UPI Hon. Mention and 3 SALON commendations.

C) Life - FIAP gold medal, PSA gold medal, UPI gold medal, AUFBiH – gold, silver and bronze plaque, SALON – gold, silver and bronze medal, 2 FIAP Hon. mention, 2 PSA Hon. Mention, 2 UPI Hon. Mention and 3 SALON commendations.