/ Themes for NIPA Inter-Club Competitions
NIPA Council on 4th February 2019, agreed the list of
genres and themes for the coming years. The decision was based
on the responses to the recent survey on genres and themes.
There will be still 5 rounds of competition, with rounds 1, 3
and 5 being open rounds.
Round 2 (genre): Landscape Photography
Round 4 (theme): Transport
Round 2 (genre): Street Photography
Round 4 (theme): Human Impact on the Environment
Round 2 (genre): Abstract Photography
Round 4 (theme): Emotion
Round 2 (genre): Night Photography
Round 4 (theme): Industry
Round 2 (genre): Still Life Photography
Round 4 (theme): Entertainment / Arts
themes were also considered by Council to be strong and may be
used in subsequent years: water / seasons / food / reflections.
Prints: For all 5 rounds, prints may be any size
on a maximum mount size of 40cm x 30cm.
PDIs: Must be in jpeg format and sRGB colour space.
Sized to a maximum of 1600 pixels wide and a maximum of 1200 pixels
note 1 below.
N.B. A tutorial on resizing images for PDIs is
note 2 below.
has now adopted the PAGB standard for all PDIs. From 2017, PDIs
up to 1600px wide and 1200px high will be accepted
for all NIPA Competitions. Please note that any PDI of smaller
dimensions will be displayed with a dark grey border on the NIPA
2. The PDI tutorial
on the link above is for the previous NIPA standard of 1400px
wide x 1050px high. When using this tutorial please replace 1400px
with 1600px and 1050px with 1200px.
- sponsor for NIPA competition rounds, one to five for 2018 /