Photography Contest


PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

Theme: “Pagkagana sa Alegria”
The photographers are inspired to capture the innate beauty and natural wealth of tourist destinations of the Municipality of Alegria, Surigao del Norte.

PHOTOGRAPHY ENTRIES

MECHANICS:

Theme: “PAGKAGANA SA ALEGRIA”! 

  • Participants: OPEN to all RESIDENTS of Alegria, Surigao del Norte 18 years of age and above.
  • Duration: July 12-30, 2021. uOne entry per participant only. 
  • Deadline of Submission of entry: Is on July 30, 2021, at exactly 5:00 pm.
  • Should be an image /photo with a corresponding “photo title” and “photo caption”. The caption must indicate the tourism sites or events where the image was taken and must have an accurate description of what the photo is about. 
  • No nudity – please keep photos family-friendly.
  • The participant is responsible for securing before submission of the entry- a formal consent from concerned parties if the image contains any material or element that is not the participant’s property or if any person appears in the photo (i.e. subjects of the photo). The Alegria Municipal Tourism should not- in any way be held responsible for the contest participant’s inability to secure the necessary permission or consent for their submitted entries. 
  • Winners will be announced here on the official website of the Municipality https://alegriasurigao.wordpress.com and TourismAlegriaSDN Facebook Page.
  • Should follow the strict health and safety protocols mandated by the Department of Health and Mun. IATF. 
  • All entries submitted shall be considered property of Alegria Tourism Office and as such, further reserves the right whether or not to use the winning or non-winning photos. Accordingly, participants are also granting Alegria Tourism Office a perpetual, irrevocable, transferable and to use, reuse, publish, republish, reproduce and distribute contest pieces.

GUIDELINES:

  • Created and taken by the contestant. uIt may be taken by any camera device as long as proper and quality photo resolution is used. 
  • Should highlight the tourism destination/major event or should have the tourism destination/event as the subject. 
  • Taken from the chosen tourism sites or events of the municipality.
  • Must be in high resolution.  uIn a landscape orientation.
  • Minimal enhancements are accepted.
  • Taken from July 1-30, 2021  The picture should be submitted through alegriatourism2019@gmail.com on its deadline (July 30, 2021) @ 5:00PM

PHOTOGRAPHS SHOULD NOT:

  1. Contain watermarks or any identifying mark.
  2. Violate person’s rights, including but not limited to copyright and privacy.
  3. Have layering and other post-processing enhancements are discouraged.
  4. Be previously submitted or won in any photography contest.
  5. Contain images of elected government officials.

PRIZES

  • 1ST Prize ……… PhP 3,000.00
  • 2nd Prize………. PhP 2,000.00
  • 3rd Prize …….… PhP 1,000.00

CRITERIA

  • Adherence to the Theme ……………………….……………  30%
  • Impact and Message of the Photograph……………..  30%
  • Originality of the Work ………………………………………..  20%
  • Composition and Creativity ………………………………… 20%
         TOTAL…………….……100%

Are you interested in vlogging?

The residents of Alegria, Surigao del Norte are invited to participate in the video production to promote our tourists’ attractions.