RISE International Photography Awards 2019

THE RISE INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS CELEBRATE PHOTOGRAPHERS FROM ACROSS THE WORLD. FOUNDED BY KELLY BROWN AND NEWBORNPOSING.COM THE AWARDS ARE OPEN TO ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS WORLDWIDE.

A Prize Pool of Over $60,000 including $19,000 in cash.

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Maternity

Maternity

The Maternity Category welcomes photographs of pregnant women. Images may contain other members of the family but the pregnant women must be the focus of the photograph.

Criteria and Rules: Maternity

The Maternity Category welcomes photographs of pregnant women. Images may contain other members of the family but the pregnant women must be the focus of the photograph.

RULES THAT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES

  • No two images should contain the same subject
  • All elements of each entry must have been captured within 24 months of the official closing date 1st August 2019
  • All elements of each entry must be photographic and have been captured by the entrant
  • No digital backdrops are allowed
  • Textures must have been captured by the entrant
  • No stock photos are allowed
  • We reserve the right to request the RAW file of any entry if necessary
  • Diptychs & triptychs are permitted
  • Images entered may contain composite
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted is original
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted does not infringe the copyright, moral rights or other rights of any third party.

Please see the Legal – Terms and Conditions for further clarification

FILE UPLOAD SPECIFICATIONS Images will be viewed on calibrated monitors

  • 3000px on the longest side
  • sRGB Profile
  • save as maximum quality JPEG Semi-Finalists may be asked to provide a high-resolution image for the next round of judging.
Birth

Birth

The Birth Category encourages images captured during labour, delivery and during the post-natal hours after the birth of a baby. Images may contain other members of the family.

Criteria and Rules: Birth

The Birth Category encourages images captured during labour, delivery and during the post-natal hours after the birth of a baby. Images may contain other members of the family.

RULES THAT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES

  • No two images should contain the same subject
  • All elements of each entry must have been captured within 24 months of the official closing date 1st August 2019
  • All elements of each entry must be photographic and have been captured by the entrant
  • No digital backdrops are allowed
  • Textures must have been captured by the entrant
  • No stock photos are allowed
  • We reserve the right to request the RAW file of any entry if necessary
  • Diptychs & triptychs are permitted
  • Images entered may contain composite
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted is original
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted does not infringe the copyright, moral rights or other rights of any third party.

Please see the Legal – Terms and Conditions for further clarification

FILE UPLOAD SPECIFICATIONS Images will be viewed on calibrated monitors

  • 3000px on the longest side
  • sRGB Profile
  • save as maximum quality JPEG Semi-Finalists may be asked to provide a high-resolution image for the next round of judging.
Newborn

Newborn

The Newborn Category welcomes images of newborn babies photographed between 0-3 months of age. Images may contain other members of the family but the newborn must be the main focus of the photograph.

Criteria and Rules: Newborn

The Newborn Category welcomes images of newborn babies photographed between 0-3 months of age. Images may contain other members of the family but the newborn must be the main focus of the photograph.

RULES THAT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES

  • No two images should contain the same subject
  • All elements of each entry must have been captured within 24 months of the official closing date 1st August 2019
  • All elements of each entry must be photographic and have been captured by the entrant
  • No digital backdrops are allowed
  • Textures must have been captured by the entrant
  • No stock photos are allowed
  • We reserve the right to request the RAW file of any entry if necessary
  • Diptychs & triptychs are permitted
  • Images entered may contain composite
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted is original
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted does not infringe the copyright, moral rights or other rights of any third party.

Please see the Legal – Terms and Conditions for further clarification

FILE UPLOAD SPECIFICATIONS Images will be viewed on calibrated monitors

  • 3000px on the longest side
  • sRGB Profile
  • save as maximum quality JPEG Semi-Finalists may be asked to provide a high-resolution image for the next round of judging.
Baby

Baby

The Baby Category is for babies ages 3-12 months in age. Images may contain other members of the family but the baby must be the focus of the photograph.

Criteria and Rules: Baby

The Baby Category is for babies ages 3-12 months in age. Images may contain other members of the family but the baby must be the focus of the photograph.

RULES THAT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES

  • No two images should contain the same subject
  • All elements of each entry must have been captured within 24 months of the official closing date 1st August 2019
  • All elements of each entry must be photographic and have been captured by the entrant
  • No digital backdrops are allowed
  • Textures must have been captured by the entrant
  • No stock photos are allowed
  • We reserve the right to request the RAW file of any entry if necessary
  • Diptychs & triptychs are permitted
  • Images entered may contain composite
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted is original
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted does not infringe the copyright, moral rights or other rights of any third party.

Please see the Legal – Terms and Conditions for further clarification

FILE UPLOAD SPECIFICATIONS Images will be viewed on calibrated monitors

  • 3000px on the longest side
  • sRGB Profile
  • save as maximum quality JPEG Semi-Finalists may be asked to provide a high-resolution image for the next round of judging.
Children

Children

The Children Category is specifically for children aged between 1 & 15 years. Images may contain other members of the family but the child must be the main focus.

Criteria and Rules: Children

The Children Category is specifically for children aged between 1 & 15 years. Images may contain other members of the family but the child must be the main focus.

RULES THAT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES

  • No two images should contain the same subject
  • All elements of each entry must have been captured within 24 months of the official closing date 1st August 2019
  • All elements of each entry must be photographic and have been captured by the entrant
  • No digital backdrops are allowed
  • Textures must have been captured by the entrant
  • No stock photos are allowed
  • We reserve the right to request the RAW file of any entry if necessary
  • Diptychs & triptychs are permitted
  • Images entered may contain composite
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted is original
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted does not infringe the copyright, moral rights or other rights of any third party.

Please see the Legal – Terms and Conditions for further clarification

FILE UPLOAD SPECIFICATIONS Images will be viewed on calibrated monitors

  • 3000px on the longest side
  • sRGB Profile
  • save as maximum quality JPEG Semi-Finalists may be asked to provide a high-resolution image for the next round of judging.
Family

Family

The Family category is for families of 2 or more members. This category has no age limits.

Criteria and Rules: Family

The Family category is for families of 2 or more members. This category has no age limits.

RULES THAT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES

  • No two images should contain the same subject
  • All elements of each entry must have been captured within 24 months of the official closing date 1stAugust 2019
  • All elements of each entry must be photographic and have been captured by the entrant
  • No digital backdrops are allowed
  • Textures must have been captured by the entrant
  • No stock photos are allowed
  • We reserve the right to request the RAW file of any entry if necessary
  • Diptychs & triptychs are permitted
  • Images entered may contain composite
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted is original
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted does not infringe the copyright, moral rights or other rights of any third party.

Please see the Legal – Terms and Conditions for further clarification

FILE UPLOAD SPECIFICATIONS Images will be viewed on calibrated monitors

  • 3000px on the longest side
  • sRGB Profile
  • save as maximum quality JPEG Semi-Finalists may be asked to provide a high-resolution image for the next round of judging.
Pet & Animal

Pet & Animal

The Pet & Animal category is for domesticated and wild animals. Images may contain humans; however, the animal must be the main focus of the entry.

Criteria and Rules: Pet & Animal

The Pet & Animal category is for domesticated and wild animals. Images may contain humans; however, the animal must be the main focus of the entry.

RULES THAT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES

  • No two images should contain the same subject
  • All elements of each entry must have been captured within 24 months of the official closing date 1stAugust 2019
  • All elements of each entry must be photographic and have been captured by the entrant
  • No digital backdrops are allowed
  • Textures must have been captured by the entrant
  • No stock photos are allowed
  • We reserve the right to request the RAW file of any entry if necessary
  • Diptychs & triptychs are permitted
  • Images entered may contain composite
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted is original
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted does not infringe the copyright, moral rights or other rights of any third party.

Please see the Legal – Terms and Conditions for further clarification

FILE UPLOAD SPECIFICATIONS Images will be viewed on calibrated monitors

  • 3000px on the longest side
  • sRGB Profile
  • save as maximum quality JPEG Semi-Finalists may be asked to provide a high-resolution image for the next round of judging.
Portrait

Portrait

The Portrait category is for one or more persons. This category has no age limits; however, images of babies and children may be better suited to categories specifically dedicated to those ages.

Criteria and Rules: Portrait

The Portrait category is for one or more persons. This category has no age limits; however, images of babies and children may be better suited to categories specifically dedicated to those ages.

RULES THAT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES

  • No two images should contain the same subject
  • All elements of each entry must have been captured within 24 months of the official closing date 1stAugust 2019
  • All elements of each entry must be photographic and have been captured by the entrant
  • No digital backdrops are allowed
  • Textures must have been captured by the entrant
  • No stock photos are allowed
  • We reserve the right to request the RAW file of any entry if necessary
  • Diptychs & triptychs are permitted
  • Images entered may contain composite
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted is original
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted does not infringe the copyright, moral rights or other rights of any third party.

Please see the Legal – Terms and Conditions for further clarification

FILE UPLOAD SPECIFICATIONS Images will be viewed on calibrated monitors

  • 3000px on the longest side
  • sRGB Profile
  • save as maximum quality JPEG Semi-Finalists may be asked to provide a high-resolution image for the next round of judging.
Wedding

Wedding

The Wedding category is for images taken during a commissioned, real wedding. For composite images, all elements of the entry must have been captured during the same wedding.

Criteria and Rules: Wedding

The Wedding category is for images taken during a commissioned, real wedding. For composite images, all elements of the entry must have been captured during the same wedding.

RULES THAT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES

  • No two images should contain the same subject
  • All elements of each entry must have been captured within 24 months of the official closing date 1stAugust 2019
  • All elements of each entry must be photographic and have been captured by the entrant
  • No digital backdrops are allowed
  • Textures must have been captured by the entrant
  • No stock photos are allowed
  • We reserve the right to request the RAW file of any entry if necessary
  • Diptychs & triptychs are permitted
  • Images entered may contain composite
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted is original
  • The entrant warrants that the work submitted does not infringe the copyright, moral rights or other rights of any third party.

Please see the Legal – Terms and Conditions for further clarification

FILE UPLOAD SPECIFICATIONS Images will be viewed on calibrated monitors

  • 3000px on the longest side
  • sRGB Profile
  • save as maximum quality JPEG Semi-Finalists may be asked to provide a high-resolution image for the next round of judging.