Become a pro in mobile photography this year.
The start of a new year provides an opportunity for change and also a moment to make the choice of becoming better versions of ourselves. Why not use this occasion to pick up a habit you'll forever cherish? It is a proven fact that adding a reward to any objective increases the chances of achieving it significantly. That's how we have designed this challenge for you.
How does this work?
All participants who register for the challenge will be given a portal to upload their photographs each day. Participants simply have to open the portal and upload the photograph they've clicked that day. Participants can use any type of camera/device and are allowed to use editing apps to enhance their photographs.
The portal has been designed in a way which will help you get the most out of your photography sessions, like a dynamic interface to enhance your experience, pro photography tips from experts, and much more.
You will be provided with extra time in case you're not able to capture/upload on any day.
Here's what you'll get after you've completed the challenge:
Certificate Of Participation
We will send a Certificate to each participating photographer, which will be signed by one of our published photographers.
The 2022 #ThroughMyLens Award
Every participating photographer who completes the challenge will be awarded with the our limited edition trophy of 2022 #ThroughMyLens Photography Award, that honours your accomplishment. Once you've completed the challenge, the trophy will be shipped to you. This one will definitely stand out among your achievements!
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera
We are having only 50 slots for this challenge, which means there will be a total of 50 photographers participating. Out of those, we will reward the top 15 selected photographers with a Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera, along with the trophy.
The top 15 photographers will be chosen by our jury of experts based on multiple factors including creativity, daily consistency, etc. The jury will be led by Yuvraj Bhama - professional artist and Creative Head at BookLeaf Publishing.
Earn from your images
We, at BookLeaf Publishing, will sell your images in our cover and illustrations library, and whenever an author wants to use your images in their book or cover, you'll receive up to 70% of the profits from their purchase.
Please note the following important points:
This challenge is NOT for those who wait for the perfect moment to capture an image. This challenge is for those who take a moment and make it perfect.
The charges for participation are Rs. 1,480.
The last date to register is 18 March, 2022.
The challenge will start from 19 March and will continue till 8 April 2022.
All your queries have been answered in the FAQs below, but if you have any more queries, please raise a ticket here with subject "#ThroughMyLens India" (subject line is important).
Everyone who participates and completes the challenge will be awarded with the trophy.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q 1. Is this a one-time fee or do I have to pay anything later?
As we have mentioned on our website, this is a one-time fee and you do not have to pay any other amount whatsoever.
Q 2. How much time will it take for the award to reach me?
It usually takes less than a month for your award to reach your doorstep.
Q 3. I have paid for my registration. What to do now?
Thank you for completing your registration! Kindly check your email inbox for the confirmation email and further information. If you can't find the email in your primary inbox, kindly check your junk/spam folder.
Q 4. Which kind of images can I click?
You can click any sort of images that appeal to your creative side. It can be portrait, a black and white shot, a landscape, etc.
Q 5. Can I submit multiple images in a day?
No, you can submit only one image in a day.
Q 6. How much extra time will I be given if I don't complete the challenge on time?
You will be provided with 7 more days to complete the challenge if you are not able to click and submit your 21 images in 21 days. Losing the challenge does not make you eligible for the refund of registration fee.
Q 7. Which editing apps can I use?
You are free to use any sort of editing apps, no restrictions there. If you want recommendations, we recommend Snapseed and Lightroom for efficient editing.
Q 8. How will you know if someone is cheating?
We have a lot of methods for detecting cheaters, but we also recognise that no matter what we do or how we arrange things, people will always be able to cheat if they want to. If someone wants to cheat then they are only really cheating themselves and wasting their money.
Q 9. Is there any hidden benefit you're getting from this contest?
Yes ;) We know that when you receive a stunning trophy, you won't keep it to yourself, you'll share it with your friends, family, social media and other networks - and that means free promotion of our company through word-of-mouth! Who wouldn't want that?
Q 10. How can I be sure that I can trust you with my time and money? And how do I know what your previous clients have to say about you?
In today's work of information, knowing about a company's credibility is the easiest since everything is just a Google search away, and so are we. Being a Govt. of India recognised publishing company, registered under The Companies Act, 2013 (18 of 2013), we have featured in 30+ leading news portals of the world including Hindustan Times, Zee Business, MarketWatch, The Hindu, Daily Journal and WBOC News. We flaunt our collection of 3100+ (and counting) published books, satisfied authors and thousands of passionate readers and artists. You can find our Google reviews below: