3rd Onyx 2019 International Exhibition of Photography
Onyx International Exhibition of Photography is open for amateur and professional photographers from all over the world. The exhibition is conformed to the rules of Photographic Society of America (PSA), Global Photographic Union (GPU) and Image Colleague Society (ICS). This exhibition is PSA approved and acceptances received by PSA members are eligible for PSA Star Ratings, listing in the world-wide PSA Who’s Who of Photography and credited towards the PSA Distinctions of QPSA, PPSA, EPSA, MPSA and GMPSA, GMPSA/B, GMPSA/S, GMPSA/G and GMPSA/P. Acceptances in this exhibition are also eligible for ICS, GPU and Campina Photographic Exhibitions Society (CPE) Distinctions.
Photographic Society of America, PSA 2019 - 007
Global Photographic Union, GPU L190007
Image Colleague Society International, ICS 2019 - 205
ONYX 2019 has 5 section, all digital, FULLY PSA APPROVED:
- COLOR OPEN – PSA PID Color
- COLOR PEOPLE – PSA PID Color
- MONOCHROME OPEN – PSA PID Monochrome
- TRAVEL (color or monochrome) – PSA PTD
- NATURE (color or monochrome) – PSA ND
Each entrant may submit a maximum 4 images in one section. The target acceptance rate will be about 35% in each section. The jury will accord a total of 130 Awards.
THE BENEFITS OF PARTICIPATION:
- We offer Acceptance Certificates!
- Acceptances from this exhibition count for the distinctions of our society - Campina Photographic Exhibitions Society. CPE Distinctions are: Artist, Excellence, Master and Grand Master! The holders of the CPE distinctions receive a printed certificate, the badge and a presentation gallery on the CPE website!
- Report Card with individual judge's scores for each participant!
- Low entry fees with discounts for groups and clubs!
- Acceptances count for PSA, GPU and ICS Distinctions!
- Maximum acceptances set by PSA rules!
- We offer very special medals handmade created by plastic artists!
- More medals and awards every year! PSA, GPU, ICS and CPE Medals and Honorable Mentions!
- You can win from the many awards available in exhibition, 130 Total High Quality Awards!
- High judging standards according to PSA rules!
- High Quality Print Exhibition and Public Video Projections in many locations to promote accepted and awarded works!
- Permanent gallery with all accepted and awarded works on exhibition website!
Closing date: 1 March 2019
Judging: 11 – 20 March 2019
Notification (E-mail): 28 March 2019
Result, all accepted images and awards will be posted on our website:
EDAS PSA reports: 17 April 2019
Public Exhibition: 27 April 2019
Online Catalog: 8 May 2019
Acceptances Certificates sent: 9 May 2019
Awards sent: 9 May 2019
ONLINE ENTRY FORM (preferred method)
Authors must fill out an Online Entry Form on the official website and submit entries online:
AWARDS – TOTAL 130 Medals and Honorable Mentions!
For each section:
PSA Gold Medal
ICS Gold Medal
Campina Exhibitions Gold Medal
Campina Exhibitions Silver Medal
Campina Exhibitions Bronze Medal
3 PSA Honorable Mentions
2 ICS Certificate of Honorable Mention
5 Campina Exhibitions Honorable Mentions
10 ONYX Honorable Mentions
Additional for Color Open Section will be awarded:
GPU Gold Medal
2 GPU Honorable Mentions
BEST AUTHOR - Special Award Plaque
BEST CLUB - Special Award Plaque
The jury reserves the right to grant additional awards depend on the total number of the entrants.