8-th International Salon-circuit of Art
Photography "With Love to Women" - 2013

Organizer: Photogallery "Prostir"


2013/117   Recognition   2013/14   12/2013   License

Sections (PID color class):

1. Portrait: Photographic images of faces, figured or half-figured images with minimal processing in image editors. Provides the opportunity to use attributes, symbols that amplify the overall figurative description and help to reveal the inner world and psychological state of the depicted faces. Effects used in the classic photography: sepia, monochrome and toning, are allowed. (Child's portraits do not take participation in the contest).

2. Maternity and Family: images of happiness, joy and love, which relates to the expectation and birth of a child in a family, the role of woman in home life as the wife, mother etc.

3. Genre photo: not posed, natural picture of the fixed moment of life, scenes, histories, related to appearance of woman which in fully represents the reality such that it is in actual.

4. Ethno and Travel: images, the subject of which are the impressions of traveler and pictures which he observes during his trips: cultural realities of women, her character, ethnic peculiarities; landscapes, historical monuments, unusual places with the image of woman.

5. Fashion and Glamour: Fashion images, promotional ads and photos of other genres that refer to fashion and the beauty industries that underline the feminine beauty at its best.

6. Nude: Nude images of a naked female body are the perfect embodiment of the ideas about beauty. Provides the opportunity to use particular attributes, symbols that will amplify meaningful tonality of work. Erotic images are allowed but are not to exceed the generally accepted aesthetic standards (as defined by the Jury).


Guo Jing, Vice-Chairman of International Photography Association, Art Director of Shangtuf Image and Art Club, Leading expert of China International Photography Competition, member of PSA, RPS and Chinese Photographers Society, China.

Sergey Mayorov, Liason Officer FIAP, Representive of UPI, EFIAP/b, PSA MP1*, UPI CR 1, ES-PHOTOART, Russia.

Yuriy Titovets, Salon Chairman, Founder of the Photogallery PROSTIR, Member of the National Union of Journalists of Ukraine, 2041-IL FIAP,Ukraine.

Salon Schedule:
Closing date: 17.07.2013
Judging: 19.07.2013 - 21.07.2013
Notification: 28.07.2013
Sending of catalogs and awards: 07.10.2013

Grand opening of the Salon: September-November 2013

Salon Expositions:

Kyiv, Ukraine             September 2013
Odessa , Ukraine   September 2013
Drogobych, Ukraine   September 2013
Donetsk, Ukraine   October 2013
Zaporizhya, Ukraine   October 2013
Simferopol, Ukraine   October 2013
Lviv, Ukraine   November 2013
Chernigiv, Ukraine   November 2013
Budapest , Hungary   November 2013
Pafos, Cyprus   November 2013


FIAP: Blue Badge FIAP;
3 sets of medals (gold, silver, bronze);

18 HM Ribbons;
PSA: 6 gold medals;
RPS: 1 set of medals (gold, silver, bronze);
UPI: 1 set of medals (gold, silver, bronze);
6 HM Diplomas;
ISF: 1 set of medals (gold, silver, bronze);
6 diplomas;

Conditions of participation:

1. The Salon is open to amateur and professional photographers, who are over 18 are allowed to participate, also photographer’s associations from all over the world are allowed to participate if their works meet the theme and are done according to Salon Terms and Conditions; however, an entry may be rejected when the sponsoring organization or its agent, in its reasonable discretion, believes the entry does not conform to the exhibition rules and conditions.

2. On Jury’s approval the entrants must send the photographs digitally. By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant certifies the work as his own and permits the organizers to reproduce all or part of the entered material free of charge for publication in catalogue or other printed material and/or display in media, web-site and expositions, related to the Salon.

3. Each participant may send maximum of four photos to each section (colored and / or monochrome).

4. The Salon organizers assume no liability for any misuse of copyright. The organizers of the Salon have the right of reproducing and using the works for the Salon’s publicity and promotion of art.

5. Participation fee for foreign participants in one section of Salon is € 15,- plus € 5,- for each additional section.

Special offers for Photo Clubs: if in the participation of the Salon take part 6 or more participants from one Photo Club and the Catalogs will be sent to them on one (the same) address, the participation costs for these photographers is €30,- regardless of the number of sections, if 10 or more participants – participation costs €25,-.

6. Terms of payment - PayPal:

7. Checks are not accepted.

8. All participants who have paid the fee will receive the Catalogue 5 Stars free of charge.

9. Works by participants who did not pay for participation in the Salon will not be accepted for competition.

10. In case of Terms and Conditions violation, the works will not be registered or given to the Jury.

11. Each author is responsible for the legality of the photos.

12. An entrant’s images will be presented to the Judges consecutively. Work of the Jury is conducted behind closed doors. The decision of the Jury is final and not a subject to appeal.

13. The results will be published on and sent on mail.

14. Entries size requirements: 1024 x 768 pixels, maximum file size: 1Mb. You have to upload the files online with our entry-form.

15. Pay attention! Just after the notification of judging results, all accepted participants should send their accepted works as soon as possible in the following format: resolution - 300 dpi at the size 200 х 300 mm for placing and high-quality printing in Catalog. Photographs in big dimension please send by or by file share.



Yuriy Titovets,
Salon Chairman
+38 067 670 04 17
+38 032 242 15 90

Elena Prokhodska,
Salon Director
+38 097 684 64 08

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