This contest, which was held for the first time last year, was an opportunity for international students around Dalian to exhibit their photography skills and showcase the diversity and growth within this city. Entry into this year’s competition is offered to international students attending the various schools around the city. The themes of this year’s photography are history and humanities, modern science and technology，and nature and the environment.
International Students from colleges in Dalian
The photography should be centered around the themes of history and humanities, modern science and technology, and/or nature and the environment (you do not need to have photographs that exhibit all themes).
Photos from single lens cameras, micro-mono cameras, and cell phone cameras are all acceptable.
There is no restriction on style: black and white photos, color photos etc. are all allowed.
Each participant may submit no more than 3 photos, and remember that you must also submit them electronically. When you do so, provide the name of the photo, the name of the participant, your nationality, and the university you attend. The photos should be in JPG format, and no smaller than 3MB. The files and photos will not be returned to you, so please send in copies and keep the originals for yourself.
You may edit the photos to improve their quality, but you are not permitted to change the original composition of the submitted photos in any way. If this manner of change is discovered in your submitted photos, you will not be eligible for the contest.
Your submitted photos must be original work.
Participants have the rights of signature and copyright, and organizers have the right to use the photos indefinitely. The hosting organization has the right to use the photos for exhibition, propaganda, publish etc. purposes, without the need to pay further contribution fees.
Participants have complete and final copyright authority of their photos, without obstructing the portrait rights, reputation rights, and otherwise intellectual property or personal rights of the third party.
Those who participate are understood to have read and agreed to the above stipulations.
Please manage your photos within the contest period, in order to leave time for revision, etc.
Electronic copies: send them together to the email address: firstname.lastname@example.org (give the file the following name: 留学生摄影+full name+campus). Within the email’s message space, provide the title of the photos, full name of the photographer, nationality, campus you belong to, class level, phone number, etc.
Exhibition for Contest Winners:
The 80 leading photos will be entered into the “Impression of Dalian” collection for international student photographers.
First place (one winner): certificate as well as one iPhone 8 cell phone;
Second place (two winners): certificate as well as one Sony micro-mono camera;
Third place (five winners): certificate as well as one polaroid camera;
Award of Excellence (80 winners): certificate and souvenir.