rules and regulations

Age limits of participants under each entrant category should be as followed:

  • Inter       : under 19
  • Alumni  : 20 -30 yrs
  • Inner      : non-committee

Photos submitted must be 1080 pixels maximum on the shorter side, and no more than 1920 pixels on the longer side (1080 x 1920). Images must be submitted in JPEG format and image file size should not be larger than 2MB.

Contestants must be able to provide original JPEG or RAW files if required by the panel of judges for authentication. An image may be disregarded if this information cannot be provided.

 Advanced editing which is used to create illusions, deceptions, and/or manipulations, and the adding and removing of significant elements within the frame is prohibited. There must be no border(s), logo(s), copyright marks, identifying marks, or any other visible references and/or marks on the image.

All submitted photos must contain the original EXIF metadata information. Submitted photos must be original, created, and taken by the contestant.  It must not contain any materials owned or controlled by a third party.

Every photograph must be captured during the given 48 hours for each challenge(All Photographers are advised to set up the current date and time on your camera accurately). Submissions will not be accepted once the deadline lapses.

The final challenge will have a 72 hours duration for contestants to submit photos.

It is not essential to enter every challenge but every participant must participate in a minimum of 5 challenges to be qualified for the final round. Thus if a contestant hopes to compete only in mobile challenges it will be compulsory for her/him to participate in all 5 mobile challenges.