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Welcome to the "VI DIBAQ Aquaculture Photography Contest"

Open to amateur and professional photographers around the world who work in the Aquaculture sector, both Marine and Continental, Administration or Research Centers.

The contest rewards excellence in the photographs. We want to see innovative and inspiring images. We seek a look that could document the diversity, beauty, work and innovation of our sector.

 

AWARDS

Among the images received, a winner will be chosen and the photograph will go on our calendar for the year 2021 and will also have a prize of a three-day Experience Pack in a 5-star hotel.

 

The admission of photographs to the contest will be through the website www.dibaqacuicultura.es and ends on 31/10/2020 at 23:59 (CET).

 

CONTEST RULES

Participation in the contest implies full acceptance of these Rules of the VI Dibaq Aquaculture Photographic Contest.

 

ELECTION OF THE JURY AND COMMUNICATION OF THE FINALIST: NOVEMBER 6, 2020.

Images that do not have the established format and color space requirements will be rejected. In the event that the measures are not adequate, they will be automatically reduced to the dimensions established by the Contest. The organization will not be responsible of the result.

 

WINNING PHOTO YEAR 2019.

V Dibaq Aquaculture Photographic Contest 2019 

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS.

No manipulation or digital alteration of photos is allowed. Only adjustments that affect:

 

Global corrections for hue, white balance, lightness, contrast, color saturation and adjustment of shadows and highlights.

Conversion of the image to black and white.

Moderate focus and selective reduction of digital noise and grain.

Vignetting removal, particle cleaning, and optical distortion and aberration correction.

Reframe of the image, as long as the result exceeds 8 MP without interpolation.

Multiple exposure composite photos are supported for creating HDR, panoramas, and focus stacking images, provided they are taken in the same sequence. The treatment must be indicated in the attached information. In no case images whose purpose is to deceive the public or improperly present the reality of nature will be accepted. (point 1).

 

Photographs must not have frames, borders, watermarks or captions.

 

Each image must be accompanied by a legend, which must contain the following information::

 

Description of the image, the exact location.

Image title or caption.

Technical information (for example: camera, lens, exposure –aperture and speed-, ISO value, any specialized equipment, etc. Mobile,).

Any subsequent processing described in point 1 of the technical requirements of this regulation.

All the photos contributed to the contest will become part of the Dibaq Diproteg visual library.