14th OASIS Photo Contest
International nature and wildlife photography competition.
- Deadline: 10 March 2018
- Entry fee: Paymentcan be sent only after receiving the author code from the website system. The registration fee is 25 euros, and a maximum of 3 photos can be submitted (with exception of Storyboard category, where a minimum of 6 photos and a maximum of 9 photos is required). Author can submit photos in any category. 3 payment methods are provided. Fee can be payed online on our website with credit card or paypal.
- Website: http://oasisphotocontest.it/regolamento_en/#inizio
International Oasis Photographer Prize and Italian Oasis Photographer Prize will be awarded by an international jury. Prize money has been increased.
Oasis Magazine Award Open, awarded from Oasis magazine editorial staff to the best images submitted to Open categories. Prize Money has been increased.
People category is now included in the Open category, in order to follow the guidelines of the major international contests. Moreover, there will be greater possibility to compete for Oasis Magazine Award Open.
Prize money will be awarded at award ceremony. The ones not taking part in the ceremony will receive the prize money through bank transfer or paypal within 90 days from the ceremony. Authors cannot win more than one prize for each category, but they can win multiple prize in several category. The three overall prizes may be cumulated with any other prize. Attendance fees may not be cumulated. If an author wins more than one prize, he will receive the attendance fee with the highest value. Awarded works will be published on Oasis Magazine and Oasis Photo Contest website, along with rankings.
Winners have to collect prizes personally at the ceremony, or they can delegate another person in writing. If they cannot take part to ceremony, the prizes will be delivered at home by post or by courier; shipping cost will be charged to addressee.
International Oasis Photographer, awarded to the general winner; he will get the prestigious Oasis Photo Contest bronze Trophy, a prize money of €2500 (consisting of a check for €1500 plus an attendance allowance for award ceremony worth €1000), invitation to award ceremony, a voucher for awards dinner (valid for 2 people) and a voucher for a 2 overnight stays in a hotel located where award ceremony will take place (valid for 2 people). The winner will be chosen among all works submitted to RAW categories (landscapes, mammals, birds and bats, all the other animals, storyboard, underwater photography, plants).
N.B: International Oasis Photographer award winner will also win a 500€ prize for the RAW category he has won).
Italian Oasis Photographer: awarded to the best photo whose author is Italian; he will get the prestigious Oasis Photo Contest Trophy, a prize money of €1500 (consisting of a check for €1000 plus an attendance allowance for award ceremony worth €500), invitation to award ceremony, a voucher for awards dinner (valid for 2 people) and a voucher for a 1 overnight stay in a hotel located where award ceremony will take place (valid for 2 people). The winner will be chosen among the best ranked works submitted to RAW categories (landscapes, mammals, birds and bats, all the other animals, storyboard, underwater photography, plants).
N.B: if the awarded image is also the winner or the runner up for its category, the winner of the Italian Oasis Photographer prize will also win the money prize for the corresponding Raw category.
Copyrights & Usage Rights:
Rights and ownership of images belong to authors. However, they shall authorize contest organizers the free use of their submitted photographs for the following purposes: publishing of the official catalog of the contest, publishing on websites related to contest, projections during promotional events related to contest, exhibitions of winning photographs that take place at the end of the competition. Exhibitions panels will be auctioned at a charity event when exhibition tour will be over. All proceeds will go to a solidarity project. Oasis magazine will publish winning photos in the report that will be written at the end of the contest. Winning and featured photos will be available to newspapers interested in publishing contest results.
Authors will be credited every time their images are used.