The Channel NewsAsia 10th Anniversary Photo Essay Contest 2009 is open to all residents in Asia (excluding Australia). Anyone can submit an entry, except employees of MediaCorp Pte Ltd, and their immediate families.
From now till 31 March, send in your photographs on any subject with an Asian twist. The winning entries will be displayed on www.channelnewsasia.com/10 and broadcast on Channel NewsAsia.
All entries submitted must be in one of the subject matter categories below and must also relate to the contest theme of “JOY”. Each applicant is eligible to submit only 1 image in each subject matter category. Abstract, architecture/Buildings, Children at play, Family scene(s), Food, Nature, Night scene, People at work, Portrait & Still Life.
The images can be in colour or monochrome and must be maximum 2MB JPEG format. They must be submitted via an online entry form available at http://www.channelnewsasia.com/10. All fields are mandatory. Channel NewsAsia reserves the right to reject entries with incomplete details. The submission deadline is 12 midnight, 31 March 2009.
Images that have previously won prizes in other competitions are not allowed to be submitted for this contest.
Images that are digitally enhanced or manipulated are allowed as long as the reality of the image is not distorted. For shortlisted entries, the original negative, slide or digital files (consisting of both the touched up and the original untouched image) must be submitted for verification upon request, failing which, the entries may be disqualified.