Requirements for Youth:
To be eligible to enter, you must be 16 -21 years of age till closing date – May 14, 2022.
Аge range – from the age of 16 up to 21 (born between 14.05.2001 to 14.05.2006)
The young photographers, have to declare their born date in the entry form.


Please enter your name the way you would like it to be printed in the catalogue. You can add all distinction which you are honored with and want to appear after your name.
In the field "Photographic recognitions / distinctions" you have to add:
FIAP, PSA and other internationally recognized titles;

Name (required)
Family (required)
Photographic recognitions / distinctions

Date of birth

Please declare your date of birth from the drop-down menus below

Year (required)
Month (required)
Day (required)


>Please enter a valid e-mail address so we can confirm your participation. We need a valid phone number that we may call for urgent situations. We need your full address information in order to send you the catalogue. The provided information will not be shared publicly.

E-mail (required)
Country (required)
City (required)
ZIP code (required)
Address (required)


We accept up to 4 photos per section: Digital files - *.jpg/*.jpeg format, 8-bit color, in RG B/sRG B profile or in ICC profile. Required size: all entered files should be 3840 px on the long side of the photos. File resolution of the image - 300 dpi. Shots should be without frames, signatures or watermarks. If you still forget some, the organizer will remove it (except in the case of artistic). Files larger than 5 MB are not accepted. To fit this limit, it is permissible to set a minimum compression of the jpg file.

The salon (exhibition) does not accept photos,
that have already participated in the previous editions!

The file name should be a maximum of 30 characters, in 5 groups:
group 1 - country ISO code listed on
group 2 - the author’s name limited to 5 characters
group 3 - artwork name
group 4 - sections identificator: M; C; N; PJ; PB; T; UL
group 5 - sequential number of the work in section (1, 2, 3, 4)
Note: Words such as “Untitled” and “No Title” are not acceptable as part or all of an image’s title, nor are camera capture filenames. Permitted characters are ONLY digits, latin letters and underscore (_) instead pause. All text should be lowercase except for group 4. Example: bg_alexk_spring_N1

1. Please enter in the boxes below the titles of your photographs
(as you would like it to be printed in the catalogue/exhibition), not their file names.
2. After filling, you have to choose the files, which correspond to the names of the images.
3. An important condition for youth entries:
You are entitled to free participation in only 2 sections of your personal choice. Please choose in advance which 2 sections you will participate in and enter data and upload files in their respective sections below! If you want to participate in more sections (over 2), please write to us at for clarification.

Open „Monochrome photography” (M)

M1 Name of the work:
M2 Name of the work:
M3 Name of the work:
M4 Name of the work:


Open "Color photography" (C)

C1 Name of the work:
C2 Name of the work:
C3 Name of the work:
C4 Name of the work:


Nature (N)

N1 Name of the work:
N2 Name of the work:
N3 Name of the work:
N4 Name of the work:


Photojournalism (TRAD) (PJ)

PJ1 Name of the work:
PJ2 Name of the work:
PJ3 Name of the work:
PJ4 Name of the work:


Portrait and Body (PB)

PB1 Name of the work:
PB2 Name of the work:
PB3 Name of the work:
PB4 Name of the work:


Urban Life (UL)

UL1 Name of the work:
UL2 Name of the work:
UL3 Name of the work:
UL4 Name of the work:


I declare to be the author of the pictures presented by me for entering the Photo Salon “PLOVDIV” and I agree with the regulations of the Photo Salon. In relation with my author’s rights, I agree my pictures to be:
- Used without payment for Photo Salon advertising (including for printed advertisement);
- Showed on public areas in photo exhibitions in Bulgaria and abroad;
- The pictures to stay in a special organizer’s fund only for the purposes of promoting the Photo Salon and town ot Plovdiv;
- In connection with this declaration, I confirm, that I read carefully the detailed text on the page BREACH OF CONDITIONS OF ENTRY, understand these obligations and I accept them with submission of my entry form. By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant certifies the work as his own (aliases are not permitted). The entrant permits the sponsors to reproduce all or part of the entered material free of charge for publication and/or display in media related to the salon. This may include low resolution posting on a website. Note: Entrants who indicate that their images may not be reproduced or used “will not be eligible for awards” or inclusion in audio-visuals of the salon “and could be subject to disqualification” by the salon sponsors. The photo salon (and it’s exhibitions) assumes no liability of any misuse of copyright. The organiser can use the exhibited works for reproduction in the album, classical printed exhibition and for any non-commercial aims to promote the IPSP without any further paying of author‘s fee.We insistently please each participant who does not want his images to be reproduced or used, and accepted that this leads to their exclusion from the final prize (s), and his works will not be included in the exhibition (s) and may be disqualified from the organizers of the photo salon / exhibition, to write an official mail to ( with a subject "Statement of refusal from award/s". ”By the sole act of submitting his/her images or files to a salon under FIAP Patronage, the participant accepts without exception and with no objection that the submitted images can be investigated by FIAP to establish if these obey to FIAP regulations and definitions even if the participant is not a member of FIAP; that FIAP will use any means at its disposal for this undertaking; that any refusal to cooperate with FIAP or any refusal to submit the original files as captured by the camera, or failure to provide sufficient evidence, will be sanctioned by FIAP and that in case of sanctions following the non compliance with FIAP regulations, the name of the participant will be released in any form useful to inform the breaches of the rules. It is recommended to leave the EXIF data in the submitted files intact in order to ease eventual investigations. I declare also, that my entered images (files) are not generated with AI software (or AI web platform).”

“I hereby expressly agree to FIAP document 018/2017 «Conditions and regulations for FIAP Patronage» and FIAP document 033/2021«Sanctions for breaching FIAP regulations and the red list». I am particularly aware of chapter II «Regulations for International photographic events under FIAP patronage» of FIAP document 018/2017, dealing under Section II.2 and II.3 with the FIAP participation rules, the sanctions for breaching FIAP regulations and the red list.”

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