Enter ISSI Carnevale’s Annual Photo Contest

UPDATE 2/21/14: The submission deadline date has been extended to Monday, March 10, 2014.

ISSI Carnevale is in full swing here at Northeastern bringing excellent events to our campus highlighting cultures and traditions from around the world. Huskies are invited to share their own backgrounds and stories as part of Carnevale via the annual PhotoVoice contest. Here is the full list of information about the contest itself, eligibility, submission guidelines, important dates, and more via the PhotoVoice Facebook event page:

Our life is a journey in which every moment we encounter is precious and cherishable. Sometimes these moments are so ephemeral that only by capturing these moments can we keep them timeless. The name PhotoVoice says it all. PhotoVoice is a photo contest where contestants will submit photos that tell the stories of their lives.

Submission Link: http://jotform.us/form/40166492355153

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I. Who may enter:
– NU students and scholars

II. What to enter:
– Maximum submission: 1 photo per contestant
– Each photo should have a brief description (where and when the photo was taken; the story behind that photo; why you choose this photo; motivations, feelings, etc…)

III. Eligibility and Judging:
– All entries must have the size of 1.5 Megabytes or greater
– Photos that won in previous Carnevale photo contests are not allowed to join
– Photos will be judged on originality, creativity, composition, artistic merit and the story the contestant wants to convey
– Judges: Carnevale Co-Chair Team (First Round), Professors from College of Arts, Media and Design & NU Students (Second Round)
+ First Round: 10 photos will be chosen by the judges to enter the Second Round
+ Second Round:
·1 Winner and 2 Runners-up will be chosen among top 10 photos
·A Most-voted photo will be voted by students in Curry Indoor Quad from March 10 to 23

IV. Timeline:
– Submission begins: Monday, February 3, 2014
– Deadline to submit photos: 11:59 p.m., February 28, 2014
– Results announced for Top 10 photos: March 9, 2013 (through email and on ISSI facebook)
– Judging for second round: March 10 to 23
– Results announced for second round: March 25 (through email and on ISSI facebook)
– Winning photos will be displayed at: Pop-up Art show, 405 Ell Hall, March 27, 2014

V. Prizes:
– Winner: a black Polaroid 300 instant camera
– Runners-up: a 32GB memory card/each runner-up
– Most-voted photo: Lomography Konstruktor Do-It-Yourself 35mm Film SLR Camera Kit

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