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YPS All India Salon 2018

Welcome to YPS All India Salon 2018

Youth Photographic Society (YPS) is one of the oldest photo clubs in India with 47 successful years behind it. Over the last few years, YPS has gone through a digital transformation modernizing its services. Visit YPS Website to know more. We are pleased to welcome you to YPS All India Salon 2018. We aim to make your participation experience seamless and memorable throughout.

- YPS All India Salon 2018 Committee



QUICK GUIDE

If you had participated in the YPS Salon in the past, your profile must already be available. You can login using your email and your last registered password. If you do not know the password, you can enter your email ID and click on Reset Password button.

Members of Youth Photographic Society should login using email registered with YPS or using the YPS Member ID along with YPS Member password entered on YPS Website. If you do not remember the YPS Member password, you can visit YPS Website, reset member password using the Forgot Password? link, and then login here using the password sent to you through email.

The following restrictions are enforced on uploaded pictures and prints.

  1. The Maximum Width or Breadth or Horizontal Side or X Axis is 1920 pixels
  2. The Maximum Height or Vertical Side or Y Axis is 1200 pixels
  3. There are no specific DPI requirements.

Registration closes at Midnight India on Nov 25, 2018.



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About YPS All India Salon 2018

About the Salon

Welcome to YPS All India Salon 2018 !

A Very Special Salon

YPS All India Salon 2018 is now open for participation by photographers from all over India with some exciting new features:

  • Preserve details from your last participation for quick and easy registration.
  • Free Youth participation to encourage budding photographers.
  • Open Judging with public participation to ensure a fully transparent judging of pictures.
  • Full Resolution Screening in 1920x1200 resolution to make sure that your picture is displayed with all the details.
  • Ability to change the portfolio till the last moment to put up your latest and best pictures under the right sections for judging.
  • Payment using Cards/Net Banking/Wallets/UPI with immediate status update for worry-free participation.
  • Timely assistance email through the web-site page.

Get started today. You can always substitute your pictures or even change sections till the last moment.
Contact us if you need further information.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE ?

Participant Categories

The following categories of participants can participate in this Salon.

CategoryEligibility & Features
GENERAL

Eligibility Criteria

  • Country - Must be resident in India.

Features

  • Club - Participant can enter a Club into the Salon.
  • Fee payment required - Participant registered under GENERAL category must pay the required Salon Fee before pictures can be uploaded.
  • Acceptance Reported - Details of pictures accepted under the Salon will be reported to the organizations providing recognition to this Salon.
YOUTH

Eligibility Criteria

  • Age - between 8 and 18.
  • Country - Must be resident in India.

Features

  • Club - Participant registered under YOUTH category CANNOT create or enter a Club into the Salon. Participant can be part of existing Clubs.
  • Free Participation - Participant registered under YOUTH category can upload pictures in all sections without paying Salon Fee.
  • No Acceptance, No reporting - Pictures uploaded by participants who have registered under YOUTH category are not eligible for reporting Acceptance to the organizations providing recognition to this Salon.
YPS

Eligibility Criteria

  • Membership - A YPS Life or Individual Member.
  • Country - Must be resident in India.

Features

  • Club - Participant registered under YPS category CANNOT create or enter a Club into the Salon. Participant can be part of existing Clubs.
  • Fee payment required - Participant registered under YPS category must pay the required Salon Fee before pictures can be uploaded.
  • Acceptance Reported - Details of pictures accepted under the Salon will be reported to the organizations providing recognition to this Salon.
YPS_YOUTH

Eligibility Criteria

  • Membership - A YPS Junior Associate Member.
  • Age - between 8 and 18.
  • Country - Must be resident in India.

Features

  • Club - Participant registered under YPS_YOUTH category CANNOT create or enter a Club into the Salon. Participant can be part of existing Clubs.
  • Free Participation - Participant registered under YPS_YOUTH category can upload pictures in all sections without paying Salon Fee.
  • No Acceptance, No reporting - Pictures uploaded by participants who have registered under YPS_YOUTH category are not eligible for reporting Acceptance to the organizations providing recognition to this Salon.

SALON SECTIONS

Sections

Please read the description of each section to understand the award categories under each section while uploading images to maximize your win chances. Please refer to the Terms and Conditions for restrictions on the content and post-processing for each section.

SectionSubmission TypeMax UploadLast Upload DateRules
COLOR DIGITAL 4 Nov 26, 2018 View Rules
MONOCHROME DIGITAL 4 Nov 26, 2018 View Rules
NATURE DIGITAL 4 Nov 26, 2018 View Rules
TRAVEL DIGITAL 4 Nov 26, 2018 View Rules

FEE STRUCTURE

Fees

GENERAL (INR)

# Sections REGULAR Fee Structure Club Discount
4 Digital sections 800.00 200.00
2 Digital sections 500.00 100.00
1 Digital sections 300.00 100.00

YPS (INR)

# Sections REGULAR Fee Structure
4 Digital sections 600.00
2 Digital sections 400.00
1 Digital sections 200.00

Club/Group Discount

Club Discount (or Group Discount) is available for participants from India if 10 or more members participate. Setting up Club Discount is simple. No need to fill up forms or send emails.

  1. Club co-ordinator registers himself/herself as a "GENERAL" participant.
  2. After logging in, the co-ordinator clicks on "Generate Club Discount" option and enters details about the club.
  3. The co-ordinator can choose whether the individual members will pay discounted fee themselves or whether the group will make a group payment for all of them.
  4. In the same form there is an option for adding emails of members. Emails can be added one at a time or can copy-and-paste list of emails.
  5. If payment is done individually, Emails with discount codes are sent to each member, including the co-ordinator. When the member registers using the email, discounted rates will automatically be applied.
  6. If payment is done for the entire group by the co-ordinator, he/she can use "Group Payment" option to select number of sections participation by each member and pay the calculated fees. Members will not be asked to make a payment.

Write to us for any clarifications.



Dates

Contest Dates

Last Date for Registration Nov 25, 2018 Registration will automatically cease at midnight India time.
Last Date(s) for Upload

Nov 26, 2018 for:

  • COLOR
  • MONOCHROME
  • NATURE
  • TRAVEL
Upload will automatically cease at midnight India time for the respective sections. Please check the information on Section for last date for Upload. Submissions through email, CDs etc. will not be judged.
Judging Date December 1 - 2, 2018 Venue: JP Nagar Cultural Association,
No. 43, P-1, 3rd Cross, 19th A Main,
J.P Nagar 2nd Phase,
R.K Colony, Marenahalli, 2nd Phase,
JP Nagar, Bengaluru,
Karnataka 560078.
Announcement of Results Wed, Dec 5, 2018 The results will be posted on the salon website. Each entrant would also receive an email intimation of the same.
Exhibition & Award Distribution January 5 - 6, 2019 Venue: Chitrakala Parishath,
No.1, Art Complex, Kumara Krupa Rd, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
Catalog Release Sat, Jan 5, 2019 A digital catalog will be hosted on the website.

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Picture Awards

Awards for ALL_AGES

COLOR
FIP Gold
1 Rs. 5000.00/-
YPS Gold
1 Rs. 3000.00/-
YPS Silver
1 Rs. 2000.00/-
YPS Bronze
1 Rs. 1500.00/-
Honorable Mention
10 Rs. 1000.00/-

Sponsored by Mr. Murali Santhanam 1

MONOCHROME
FIP Gold
1 Rs. 5000.00/-
YPS Gold
1 Rs. 3000.00/-
YPS Silver
1 Rs. 2000.00/-
YPS Bronze
1 Rs. 1500.00/-
Honorable Mention
10 Rs. 1000.00/-
NATURE
FIP Gold
1 Rs. 5000.00/-
YPS Gold
1 Rs. 3000.00/-
YPS Silver
1 Rs. 2000.00/-
YPS Bronze
1 Rs. 1500.00/-
Honorable Mention
10 Rs. 1000.00/-
TRAVEL
FIP Gold
1 Rs. 5000.00/-
YPS Gold
1 Rs. 3000.00/-
YPS Silver
1 Rs. 2000.00/-
YPS Bronze
1 Rs. 1500.00/-
Honorable Mention
10 Rs. 1000.00/-

Awards for YOUTH

COLOR
COLOR Youth Award
3
MONOCHROME
MONOCHROME Youth Award
3
NATURE
NATURE Youth Award
3
TRAVEL
TRAVEL Youth Award
3

Individual Awards

For ALL_AGES
Best Participant Award
1
For ALL_AGES
Best YPS Participant Award
1

Club Awards

For ALL_AGES
Best Participating Club Award
1

Contacts

YPS President: Mr. Satish H, MFIAP, MICS, ARPS, Hon.FICS, Hon.YPS, Hon.ECPA, satishtusker@gmail.com, 94486-87595
YPS Secretary: Mr. Manju Vikas Sastry, sastry.vikas@gmail.com, 99452-44055

Youth Photographic Society Bengaluru
TT Hall, 3rd Floor,
State Youth Centre of Karnataka,
Nrupathanga Road, Bengaluru - 560001.
Email: contest@ypsbengaluru.com

ypsbengaluru.com
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Youth Photographic Society

Youth Photographic Society (YPS) Bengaluru, the hosts for this contest, is a not-for-profit organization started in 1971 to further the Art of Photography. With over 400 members, YPS is among the largest Photography Clubs in India and also boasts of hosting 44 National and International Salons. It has been nurtured by doyens of Indian Photography like Late Mr. T N A Perumal, Late Mr. E Hanumantha Rao and Late Mr. C Rajagopal. The club conducts regular slide-shows on every first and third Saturday of the month, alongside exhibitions and workshops, for the benefit of its members.


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