Competition Rules

f4 Group Internal Competition Rules for Entry - Projected Images

Each digital image should be submitted in the following format

  • Images must be submitted as JPEG's at a maximum quality (12 in Photoshop), and at a resolution no greater than 300ppi 

  • Images must be in the proper orientation for viewing when projected.

  • The maximum size for landscape horizontal pictures is to be 1600 pixels wide.

  • The maximum size for vertical portrait or square pictures is to be 1200 pixels high.

  • These dimensions are the maximum allowed and will include borders if used.

  • Each image will use the specified filename procedure incorporating their personal competition number , eg 01057,02057,03057 and where the 01 is the image number and the 057 is the member's number.

  • This should be followed by the image title, with spaces denoted by the underscore  character, for example 01057_autumn_trees_cragside

  • All images used must be entirely then own work of the member. 

 Your image files should be uploaded to Dropbox within a folder, named after the title of the competition round, no later than midnight on the Sunday prior to the Thursday date of the competition.

The deadline for submitting entries to the Summer Outings and Annual Trip competitions is no later than midnight 2 Sundays prior to the Thursday date of the competition. This is to allow submission of images to an external judge. The maximum number of images or prints to be entered is 3 for both set and open subjects.