1) Association Pro Loco Dama in Casentino presents the six edition of "Lo Scattone" Photo Contest open to all photographers with any skill levels and any ages. The theme of this edition is: 'Details'.
2) ALSO THIS YEAR’S FESTIVAL, THE PHOTO CONTEST IS DIGITAL! Competitors will be able to decide to send their photos also exclusively online by sending them directly from this page of our website http://www.damaincasentino.it/loscattone. The possibility to send the material by ordinary mail remains, but , in this case, the photos shall be ALREADY PRINTED.
3) Competitors that mean to send their photos excusively online, should fill the digital version of the entry form available on http://www.damaincasentino.it/loscattone and make the payement according to the indicated modalities. The photos have to be uploaded according to the instructions mentioned on the same page. The organization is not responsible in any case for the material’s submitted by the participants and for eventual mistakes occurred during the sending of the works.
4) Competitors may submit no more than 4 images (B/W or color). If the photos are sent by ordinary mail, they should have a format 30 x 40 cm. photos with lower dimensions must be mounted on cardboard to be around 30 x 40 cm. Competitors can also send a CD (optional) containing the same printed images sent for competition, in this case it's necessary to fill in the coupon specifiing all files name presents on CD for each photo.
5) In case of delivery by ordinary mail, the photos should be send to “Associazione Pro Loco Dama in Casentino. Loc. Dama - 52010 Chiusi della Verna (Arezzo) - ITALY” perfectly sealed in an envelope to protect them from damage; package should also include the entry form (contained in this coupon) CD (optional) and fee (10E). The entry form must be signed, otherwise there won't be possible to join the contest; In the back side of each photo must be written: Title, Subject (Place), Year of shot, Name and Surname.
6) Each author is responsible of presented photo and authorizes organization for the full and free use.
7) Photo, Entry form and fee must be sent until 31th JULY 2013.
8) The fee is of 10.00 Euros in case of delivery by ordinary mail, In case of send ONLINE by www.damaincasentino.it/loscattone the fee is 6,00€ for participate to contest or 15,00€ to participate to contest and exhibition (as a partial refound for the print cost).
9) The jury is composed of 5 members: 1 member of National Council FIAF (Italian Federation of Photographic Associations), 2 member of Pro Loco Dama in Casentino, 1 professional photographer, 1 member of Photography Club AVIS Bibbiena. The response of jury is final and unappealable.
10) The award will be performed on Friday 10 August 2013 on Associazione Pro Loco Dama, Chiusi della Verna (AR) - Italy.
11) Received works will not be returned, Association Pro Loco Dama in Casentino reserves all rights to delivered material.
12) A photo exhibition will be set from 11th to 15st August 2013; The jury reserves the right to decide photos to be show.
13) The Association Pro Loco Dama in Casentino disclaims any responsibility for any loss, theft and damage of the material delivered.
14) Winners must contact the Association within 30 days from the date of award to agree the way to take it.
15) Contest participation implies permission to Association for personal data treatment using computer for conducting competition.