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Through the Lens: Bangladesh announces a Call for Entries for Bangladesh in Frames V, our annual photography competition. Now in its 5th year, this exhibition recognizes both rising talents and established photographers from all corners of Bangladesh. For this exhibition, TTL asks photographers to show their best works taken in Bangladesh which represents our country positively. This is an incredible opportunity for photographers to have the photos exhibited and achieve the recognition in TTL, the biggest photography platform of Bangladesh.

Who may enter

This exhibition is open to all Bangladeshi Photographers who lives in Bangladesh/other countries of the world. TTL Management Team members are also eligible for the exhibition.

What to enter

This is an open theme exhibition. Photography of all genres is eligible.
BIF V photography exhibition begins 19 April, 2013 and ends 23 April, 2013. All digital entries must be received through www. by 30 January2013.
100 photographs of 100 photographers will be selected for the exhibition. Name of the selected photographers will be announced on February 15, 2013. Selected photographers will be contacted by email or phone. By submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to these Official Contest Rules (“Official Rules”) and warrants that entry is his/her own work.

Registration Fee

There is no Entry Fee for submission but each selected photographer has to pay 1200 taka as registration fee by February 25, 2013. Without registration fee, your picture will not be eligible for contest.

Rules of Entry

1. Entrants may submit up to a maximum of 4 photos.
2. Entries are only eligible if they include a) a title for each photo in English                                                                                               
4. Borders, Watermarks, signature, logo are strictly prohibited.
5. No responsibility is accepted for ineligible entries or entries made fraudulently.
6. Decisions by the competition judges are final and no correspondence will be entered into
regarding their decisions
7. The images can be color or B&W, but must be at least 300 dpi resolutions, in JPEG format, with a maximum file size of 8 MB.
9. Please don’t submit images that were submitted to previous BIF exhibitions.
10. Don’t show/post your submitted photos in Flickr thread.
11. The copyright will remain with the photographer and photographs will not be used for any commercial purpose without the consent of the photographer. But TTL may use the submitted
images for the exhibition's promotional purpose.
12. Pictures of the exhibition will be offered for sale. TTL will retain 40% of the sale price as commission.
13. TTL reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions of the competition any time.                                                                                                                               14.Entrants must register in the site to be able to submit.


The panel of judges selected by Organizer will collectively select the photographs. Qualified photos are
defined as those completely complying with the Official Rules. The judges will select the winners based
on the following judging criteria: (1) Creativity 50%; (2) Photographic quality 50%;

The Judges are

1. Andrew Biraj: Country representative photographer of Reuters, World Press award Winner and
faculty of Pathshala (South Asia Media Academy).
3. Saud A Faisal: Freelancer Photographer and the founder of TTL Photography Club.

Coordinator of the Exhibition and Contact Person:
Shudipto Das (01711507894)

TTL BD - Through the lens Bangladesh