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ENTERING 

 

There is no limit to the number of entries one can submit.

However, only a miximum of 15 points per annual calendar year will be calculated into the Honors of Cosmos ranking.

Images entered into online trimesters prior are allowed to be resubmited after they are amended based on the critiques given by the judges, with the exception of images which placed in top 5 placings in prior trimesters or finale. For example, a particular image placed before, amendments such as cropping or color conversion to monochrome and then resubmitted is not permitted.

 

 

COMPETITION FORMAT

 

 

Competition commences with the first, second and third trimester in online format, and top 5 placings from each category automatically qualify for the annual print finale in print format.

*This means that a maxiumum of 15 images will compete in each category in the print finale, those who didn't qualify can't pay to enter, as this maintains the highest standard in the finale.

The print finale event will be judged in print format only, no digital submission is allowed.
There will be 1st, 2nd and 3rd placings together with the grand and grand of the grand winners at the finale event.

Finale event location will be announced very soon, Stay tuned!

 

 

 

FINAL DATELINE

 

 

Normal Dateline  ( 2359 GMT )

 

1st Jul 2022

 

Extended Dateline ( 2359 GMT )

 

14th Jul 2022 ( incurs  €5 extra per image entry and €10 for film entry )

 

 

 

DIGITAL FILE SPECIFICATIONS FOR YOUR PRINT ENTRY

 

Format: files must be uploaded in final jpg

Size: At least 2000 pixels on the longest side ( max. file size limited to 4MB )

 

Resolution: 300 ppi

 

Color Mode: RGB color mode (even for black-and-white images)

 

Color Profile: sRGB (Untagged space for color profiles is also acceptable)

 

File Naming: No specification. Logos and watermark included in your submitted jpg file will be disqualified.

                      

 
 
ENTRY FEE
 
Photography Entry
 
 

€20 per entry 

( €18 for Early Bird )

 

€25 for extended dateline per entry

 

Filmmaking Entry

 

€45 per entry 

( €30 for Early Bird )

 

€50 for extended dateline per entry

 
 

Bulk Buy Discounts

 

Purchase 6 entries and Only Pay For 5

Purchase 10 entries and Only Pay For 8

Purchase 13 entries and Only Pay For 10

Purchase 20 entries and Only Pay For 15

 

 

Shipping of Winners' Trophies

 

Winners from Cosmos competition would have to cover for the shipping of their trophies.

A €40 is charged for a single shipment to anywhere in the world ( with a maximum of 2 trophies per shipment ).

 

*if you won a total of 3 trophies, then another €40 is charged.

*trophies sent out are all compliments from Cosmos, the fee charged are solely for shipping fees coverage only.