How to Enter
This page is meant as a guide to entry only,
and is not a substitute for the Guru Awards Terms & Conditions.
THE 2021 GURU AWARDS
The 2021 Guru Awards consist of five Categories; a People’s Choice Award and; the Guru Grand Prize.
NUMBER OF ENTRIES
You may enter a maximum of five images into the Guru Awards Categories. These can all be in one Category or spread across the Categories of your choice.
(Note that to be eligible for the Guru Grand Prize you must enter one entry into each of the five categories)
COST OF ENTRY
The Entry Fee is AUD$25 per image, payable during the online entry process.
PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS ELIGIBILITY
All entries will be considered for the voting pool of the People’s Choice Award.
GURU GRAND PRIZE ELIGIBILITY
Photographers who enter 1 image in each of the five Categories automatically become eligible entrants for the Guru Grand Prize.
Review the Terms and Conditions BEFORE starting your entry (Strongly Advised)
Submit your entries online at the Guru Awards Registration and Entry page.
To complete your online entry, you will need the following:
- Up to five entries that satisfy all criteria set out in the Terms and Conditions
- JPEG files, sized & named as per the Awards’ file naming convention (see below)
- Accurate caption Information including Location (see below)
- Credit Card for payment of entry fee
Entries Close Wednesday
31 March 2021 at 23:59hrs AEST
(Australian Eastern Standard Time) GMT +10:00
FILE NAMING CONVENTION
All entries must be named as follows:
Here are the Categories, followed by their CategoryAbbreviation in BOLD
- Underwater Characters UC
- Underwater Scenes US
- Aquatic Abstract AA
- Topside Scenes TS
- Underwater Black & White UBW
FILE FORMAT & SIZE
- JPEG ONLY saved at 10 quality
- Adobe RGB (1998) colour space
- 2700 pixels along the shortest dimension
- Maximum file 5MB
- No borders, watermarks, or signatures should be included.
Captions/descriptions must be complete, true, and accurate, and provide a simple description of what is depicted in the photograph, including the location it was photographed.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Full Guru Awards Terms & Conditions can be seen here
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