FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – In its effort to showcase and document the Philippine Army’s transformation and to propagate its role in support to nation building, the Philippine Army is launching a photo contest with the theme, “The Faces of Transformation”.
The Philippine Army invites all amateur and professional Filipino photographers, whether civilian or military, to join the photo contest.
The competition has two categories, Military and Civilian. Each participant may submit a maximum of 10 entries in any of the categories. The entries should be unpublished works and should not have won in any contest.
All entries must be in digital format, JPEG or JPG, with minimum of 300 dpi. Interested participants are advised to take note of the following reminders: identifying marks like names, address, logo or any sign that will give information about the owner of the entry are prohibited; no watermarks, signature, or copyright notices may be added to images; minor burning (to darken highlights), dodging (to brighten shadows) and/or color correction (color saturation) is acceptable, but severe alteration is not.
The entries together with the official entry form may be submitted through email at email@example.com; or place the CD/DVD in a sealed brown envelope labeled “The Faces of Transformation”, accompanied by the official entry form, and mail it to the Army Governance and Strategy Management Office, HPA, Fort Bonifacio, Metro Manila. The official entry form can be downloaded at the Civil Military Operations Group (CMOG) Facebook Account.
Prizes will be given for the winners of each of the categories. The first placers will receive P25,000 and a Plaque, second placers will be awarded with P15,000 and a Plaque, while the third placers will be given P10,000 and a Plaque.
Deadline for the submission of entries is on September 30, 2014.