Photo Contest

Welcome to the Cozumel Scuba Fest Photo Contest! The objective of this amazing competition is promoted Cozumel and the talent of the photographers that visit this destination. This is a fantastic promotional tool that will be share by our Ocean Lovers.

Rules:

  • International professional and amateurs are welcome to submit.
  • Committee and members of the CSF are not allowed to participate, as well as familiars.
  • Not accepted photo of captivated animals.
  • Photos must have had been taken in Cozumel.
  • Deadline to register 1st of June 2017.
  • Contest registration fee: 55 USD (per two images)

Payment via PayPal with the email address: cozumelfest@hotmail.com Or 10% discount cash payment at the Dive Shops members of the Cozumel Scuba Fest More info on dive shops here.

Technical Requirements:

  • Moderate adjustments only will be accepted: Corrections, overall tone, white balance, brightness, contrast, colour saturation and adjustment of shadows and lights. Image conversion to black and with.
  • Moderate approach and selective reduction of digital noise and grain. Vignette elimination, particle cleaning and correcting distortion and optical aberrations.

Photographs must not have frames, borders, watermarks, texts or captions.
No modifications with Photoshop or any other editing program such as inserted or removed from the original photograph items will be accepted. Photographs that have participated in other contest are not accepted.
Send each image in two formats to addresses below:
1) JPG 300 DPI and RAW
2) Duplicate printed, size 40 cm x 30 cm, without border, mate photographic paper.
Both digital and printed versions must be clearly identified with:

  • Name of photographer
  • Photo Title
  • Date photographed
  • Dive Site
  • Dive Operator
  • Photographer's contact information: email, telephone number, postal address
  • Technical information (optional) )

- Digital via email to info@cozumelfest.com.
- Print via courier or registered postal airmail to: (5 to 7 maximum delivery days)
CARIBE MAYA A.C.
Av 15 entre 12 y 14 Núm. 960 Int. 101B
Colonia Centro
Cozumel 77600, Quintana Roo, México

Images that do not meet the requirements established will be rejected. And there will be no refund of registration fee.

Images will become the property of the Cozumel Scuba Fest and may be used by the organizing Committee for promotional proposes, mentioning at all times the photographers name by a watermark. The winning photographs of the firs, second and third place may not participate in any other contests.

Judges will qualify: Quality, framing, light, color, composition, time of capture, degree of difficulty, originality and creativity.

Register here:

Please fill the form per each photo you will share with us.

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