Requirements for Youth:
To be eligible to enter, you must be 16 -21 years of age till closing date – May 16, 2021.
Аge range – from the age of 16 up to 21 (born between 16.05.2000 to 16.05.2005)
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 per section: files *.jpg/*.jpeg format, 8-bit color, in RGB profile or in ICC profile. Recommended sizes: Horizontal size is 3840 px for landscape oriented photos. Vertical size is 2160 px for portrait oriented photos. Resolution is 300 dpi , without frames, signatures or watermarks. Files over 5 MB does not accepted. The system automatically will stopped transfer and will not upload the files over 5MB limit. Note: When preparing your works to the recommended width and height size, do not change their original proportions and do not crop them, so both of the sizes to be the exact numbers - 3840 px X 2160 px!

The salon (exhibition) does not accept photos,
that have already participated in the previous 7 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.

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".

*Please enter the code you see in the box below.
Do not type pause with space button, even if in the image seems, that have pauses!