Frequently Asked Questions
Who can enter the PhotoChallenge 2019?
The PhotoChallenge 2019 is open to students enrolled in a higher education institution (Universities, Colleges, undergraduate and postgraduate courses).
Who is the initiator of the PhotoChallenge 2019?
The PhotoChallenge 2019 is initiated by Jak&Jil, which is a fashion online mall platform of Mucca. Visit us on mucca.co.
Why has Mucca established the PhotoChallenge 2019?
As a Tech Startup, Mucca is focused on looking to the future. And also as a fashion lover, our company feels the importance of supporting causes that are the future of it. That's why we've created the PhotoChallenge 2019: The Dictatorship of Beauty, to honor and encourage students who also believe that this cause is important important to debate.
What is the prize of the PhotoChallenge 2019?
If your photo becomes the overall winner, you will receive a prize of $3.000 (three thousand dollars) and will also be asked to pick one of the NGO partners of the PhotoChallenge 2019 to also win $1.000.
What is the entry deadline and fee?
The deadline for entries to the PhotoChallenge 2019 is 23:59 GMT on January 31, 2020. There is no fee payable for subscribing for the PhotoChallenge 2019.
What are the main requirements for submitting an entry?
The main things we will need you to provide us are:
A photo along with it's description up to 400 characters;
Proof of enrollment;
Identification document containing a photo;
The PHOTO can be made in a group or individually;
Names of those who should be credited for the photo;
The photo should be saved in .JPG format. The maximum dimensions of the photo should be of 1250px X 820px (landscape) or 820px X 1250x (portrait) and the total size of the JPG file cannot exceed 10MB;
Image and manipulation treatments will be accepted. But the final product should maintain the appearance of photography;
There will not be accepted illustrations.
How do I enter the PhotoChallenge 2019?
To apply your project on the PhotoChallenge 2019, you must follow our easy 3 steps registration:
Register the required personal information on the entry page
Provide us with the explanatory text;
Upload your photo.
Who judges PhotoChallenge 2019?
We believe that the foundation of all good awards is to select a strong, fair and experienced competition jury that, through its valuable insight and knowledge base, is able to evaluate entries submitted with mastery.
That's why our jury is composed of professionals with experience in fashion, photography, and specialists in the subject matter covered. They are not authorized to participate in the competition and they are not employees of Mucca. Please see details of the judging panel here.
How is the winner chosen?
After the application period closes, Mucca will go through all applications and select those projects that provided the proper material and are eligible. Thus, the international judging committee will evaluate the valid projects by assigning a score from 0 to 10 to each one of these criteria:
The members of the judging committee will evaluate the photo by compiling the sum of a scoring ranking for each item evaluated, according to the table above.
How will my photo be used?
By submitting a photo in this Contest, the entrant warrants and represents that (s)he owns all of the intellectual and industrial property rights in and to the photo. Further, the entrant as a condition of entry, grant Mucca an irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to use and publicly display the photo and the entrant's name to promote the PhotoChallenge. Mucca commits to not publicly perform with promotional purposes, neither to create a derivative work from the submitted photo.
Will I be compensated for the use of my photo?
There is no monetary remuneration for the use of the photo.