The Information and Public Relations Department will conduct a State-level photography competition coinciding with the World Photography Day on August 19.
The competitions will be held in three categories on six themes/subjects. Entries should be sent in 8×12 or 12×12 inch size in colour for the concepts/themes of all the three salons.
Participants may send a maximum of five entries per theme/concept. The concept/themes categorized in first category are – Godavari Maha Pushkaralu, Neeru Chettu and Pattiseema project. The second category is — NTR Bharosa, 5 Retlu, Temples in Andhra Pradesh, Ports in Andhra Pradesh and in third category – best news picture of AP.
The best entries will be adjudged by a committee of judges and will be awarded first, second and third prizes besides 10 consolation prizes in each category.
The prize money will be Rs.20,000 for fist best entry, Rs.15,000 for second best entry and Rs.10,000 for third best entry and Rs.5,000 as consolation prize.
Entries should be sent to I&PR Department, State Guest House Compound, Gopala Reddy Road, Opp. CSI Church, Vijayawada 500530 on or before August 10.
For further details one may contact Assistant Director, SIC Vijayawada 9949351713 or Assistant Director (Photo) 9949351537.