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Photographer of the Year Award!

At the beginning of each year, WEP will present the “Photographer of the Year Award”, which will be based on criteria such as technical, artistic and/or emotional quality of the photographer’s work, their experience and merits at WEP, their participation in contests and their active participation within the association, as well as having won awards from other associations of professional photographers.

The photographer will be given a diploma, as well as a trophy and 4 Merits.

Participate in awards here

It is an essential prerequisite to be a member of World Elite Photographers (hereinafter WEP) in order to be able to participate.

You may submit up to 3 images free of charge, they must be in JPG / JPEG format, 8 bits, 1500pixels on the longest side, 72 dpi and with a maximum file size of 500 KB. The colour space must be RGB or sRGB. The images should not contain any names, brands or logos that identify the photographer.

Name the files with the photographer’s name associated to WEP followed by a hyphen and a number; for example, Martin_Shay_01.

 For questions about the contest:
support@worldelitephotographers.com
For any technical questions email us at:
webmaster@worldelitephotographers.com

Our team of photographers from WEP will choose an indeterminate number of winning photos from each contest, depending on the number of participants, the number of images sent, the quality, creativity and originality and above all the technical, creative or emotional quality of the images, WEP reserves the right to reject images that do not meet these conditions.

World Elite Photographers awards a silver distinction for each photograph obtaining a WEP award; these distinctions are the sign of a great photographic level and the maximum expression as a professional photographer. The photographer winning more than one WEP award, will obtain a golden distinction, both awards are sent by mail to the winners.

World Elite Photographers grants a diploma to each photographer winning a WEP award with the participant’s information and the winning photograph.

The deadline for delivery of the images will be november 3, 2017, ten days later the winners will be notified by email and will be announced on the www.worldelitephotographers.com website

Participants presenting images for the competition must have the appropriate permissions from the people appearing in the photographs published for circulation, WEP does not take responsibility for any publication, the participating photographer is ultimately responsible

WEP reserves the right to use photographs for their own advertising and promotion purposes, the author always being mentioned and the preservation of the rights of the image.
WEP has the right to publish a book with the winning photographs from each edition.

Participants, for the sake of this contest, unconditionally and fully accept these rules and the judgement of the jurors to resolve any issues arising from the interpretation and application of these rules.

These are the conditions for participation in the awards and we take this opportunity to thank you for your confidence that will meet your expectations, we welcome your suggestions with the aim of improving.

Send images here

WINNERS WEP AWARDS june 30, 2017

WINNERS WEP AWARDS

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Your satisfaction is very important to us.

Participate in awards here

It is an essential prerequisite to be a member of World Elite Photographers (hereinafter WEP) in order to be able to participate.

You may submit up to 3 images free of charge, they must be in JPG / JPEG format, 8 bits, 1500pixels on the longest side, 72 dpi and with a maximum file size of 500 KB. The colour space must be RGB or sRGB. The images should not contain any names, brands or logos that identify the photographer.

Name the files with the photographer’s name associated to WEP followed by a hyphen and a number; for example, Martin_Shay_01.

 For questions about the contest:
support@worldelitephotographers.com
For any technical questions email us at:
webmaster@worldelitephotographers.com

Our team of photographers from WEP will choose an indeterminate number of winning photos from each contest, depending on the number of participants, the number of images sent, the quality, creativity and originality and above all the technical, creative or emotional quality of the images, WEP reserves the right to reject images that do not meet these conditions.

World Elite Photographers awards a silver distinction for each photograph obtaining a WEP award; these distinctions are the sign of a great photographic level and the maximum expression as a professional photographer. The photographer winning more than one WEP award, will obtain a golden distinction, both awards are sent by mail to the winners.

World Elite Photographers grants a diploma to each photographer winning a WEP award with the participant’s information and the winning photograph.

The deadline for delivery of the images will be june 30, 2017, ten days later the winners will be notified by email and will be announced on the www.worldelitephotographers.com website

Participants presenting images for the competition must have the appropriate permissions from the people appearing in the photographs published for circulation, WEP does not take responsibility for any publication, the participating photographer is ultimately responsible

WEP reserves the right to use photographs for their own advertising and promotion purposes, the author always being mentioned and the preservation of the rights of the image.
WEP has the right to publish a book with the winning photographs from each edition.

Participants, for the sake of this contest, unconditionally and fully accept these rules and the judgement of the jurors to resolve any issues arising from the interpretation and application of these rules.

These are the conditions for participation in the awards and we take this opportunity to thank you for your confidence that will meet your expectations, we welcome your suggestions with the aim of improving.

Send images here

CATEGORIES OF PHOTOGRAPHERS

Distinguished Photographer:

A WEP Photographer will be awarded the title of “Distinguished Photographer” after gaining 8 Merits. Besides the certificate accrediting this, they will enjoy better positioning and greatervisibility on the website, as well as being included in a specific gallery for this category.

Excellent Photographer:

A Distinguished Photographer will be awarded the title of “Excellent Photographer” after gaining 15 Merits. Besides the certificate accrediting this, they will enjoy better positioning and greater visibility on the website, as well as being included in a specific gallery for this category.

They will also be able to participate as a jury member for contests at the request of WEP.

Master Photographer:

An Excellent Photographer will be awarded the title of “Master Photographer” after gaining 25 Merits.Besides the certificate accrediting this, they will enjoy better positioning and greater visibility on the website, as well as being included in a specific gallery for this category.

They will also be able to participate as a jury member for contests at the request of WEP.

Photographers entering this category will become a free life member of WEP

Master Photographer & Contest Judge:

A Master Photographer will be awarded the title of “Master Photographer & Contest Judge” after gaining 30 Merits. Besides the certificate accrediting this, they will enjoy better positioning and greater visibility on the website, as well as being included in a specific gallery for this category.

They will also be able to participate as a jury member for contests at the request of WEP.

The photographer for this category will become a free life member of WEP and will also be able to give their vote allowing new members to join.

 

Your new Profile

World Elite Photographers is making improvements, gaining visibility and relevance, and making lots ofheadway.

The upgraded website will be going live soon, providing you with a space to manage your public and private profile whenever you like and also to exchange photos, details or texts. What’s more, awards given by other associations will be recognised, which combined with WEP awards will mean that you can vie for the titles of “Distinguished Photographer”, “Excellent Photographer”, “Master Photographer” or “Master Photographer & Contest Judge”.

That’s why we would like you to fill out this form, attaching a photo of yourself, six images to display on your new profile, your business details, a text defining you and your work, etc.

You have until 10 March 2017 20 March 2017 to send back the form.

Click here to fill out the form.

Participate in awards

It is an essential prerequisite to be a member of World Elite Photographers (hereinafter WEP) in order to be able to participate.

You may submit up to 3 images free of charge, they must be in JPG / JPEG format, 8 bits, 1500pixels on the longest side, 72 dpi and with a maximum file size of 500 KB. The colour space must be RGB or sRGB. The images should not contain any names, brands or logos that identify the photographer.

Name the files with the photographer’s name associated to WEP followed by a hyphen and a number; for example, Martin_Shay_01.

For questions about the contest and send images email us at
support@worldelitephotographers.com
For any technical questions email us at:
webmaster@worldelitephotographers.com

Our team of photographers from WEP will choose an indeterminate number of winning photos from each contest, depending on the number of participants, the number of images sent, the quality, creativity and originality and above all the technical, creative or emotional quality of the images, WEP reserves the right to reject images that do not meet these conditions.

World Elite Photographers awards a silver distinction for each photograph obtaining a WEP award; these distinctions are the sign of a great photographic level and the maximum expression as a professional photographer. The photographer winning more than one WEP award, will obtain a golden distinction, both awards are sent by mail to the winners.

World Elite Photographers grants a diploma to each photographer winning a WEP award with the participant’s information and the winning photograph.

The deadline for delivery of the images will be February 26, 2017, ten days later the winners will be notified by email and will be announced on the www.worldelitephotographers.com website

Participants presenting images for the competition must have the appropriate permissions from the people appearing in the photographs published for circulation, WEP does not take responsibility for any publication, the participating photographer is ultimately responsible

WEP reserves the right to use photographs for their own advertising and promotion purposes, the author always being mentioned and the preservation of the rights of the image.
WEP has the right to publish a book with the winning photographs from each edition.

Participants, for the sake of this contest, unconditionally and fully accept these rules and the judgement of the jurors to resolve any issues arising from the interpretation and application of these rules.

These are the conditions for participation in the awards and we take this opportunity to thank you for your confidence that will meet your expectations, we welcome your suggestions with the aim of improving.

News Wep

As you will know, we’re working hard to make WEP the global benchmark for the best photographers and we’d like to ask for your help, we will be implementing some photographer categories based on “merits” which all members, just by being in WEP, are already eligible for.

Tell us about your awards or honours and the organisation that issued them in order to add them to your profile. After being verified and according to your score, you’ll be given one of the following WEP titles and privileges.

WEP titles and merits

Merits.

What are they?

They are recognitions given to each photographer and which are used to gain titles and privileges at WEP.

How do you gain them?

WEP will hand out merits to members who meet the requirements shown in the following table:

Photograph submitted to WEP contest – 0.25 Merits

Photograph awarded at WEP contest – 2 Merits

Awards at contests and recognitions from other associations (accepted by WEP) – 0.50 Merits

Active participation in WEP (interviews, blog articles) – 0.50 Merits

Recommendation and subsequent sign-up of photographer to WEP- 0.50 Merits

Annual membership renewal – 1 Merit

Photographer of the Year Award – 4 Merits

Best Wedding Album Award – 3 Merits

Jury member of WEP contest – 2 Merits

Categories of photographers.

WEP Photographer

To be a WEP Photographer, you must meet one or more of the following requirements:

a – Be selected and invited by WEP.

b – Be recommended by another member and approved by WEP

c – Have sent photos and details using the website form and been approved by WEP.

Distinguished Photographer

A WEP Photographer will be awarded the title of “Distinguished Photographer” after gaining 8 Merits. Besides the certificate accrediting this, they will enjoy better positioning and greatervisibility on the website, as well as being included in a specific gallery for this category.

Excellent Photographer

A Distinguished Photographer will be awarded the title of “Excellent Photographer” after gaining 15 Merits. Besides the certificate accrediting this, they will enjoy better positioning and greater visibility on the website, as well as being included in a specific gallery for this category.

They will also be able to participate as a jury member for contests at the request of WEP.

Master Photographer

An Excellent Photographer will be awarded the title of “Master Photographer” after gaining 25 Merits.Besides the certificate accrediting this, they will enjoy better positioning and greater visibility on the website, as well as being included in a specific gallery for this category.

They will also be able to participate as a jury member for contests at the request of WEP.

Photographers entering this category will become a free life member of WEP

Master Photographer & Contest Judge

A Master Photographer will be awarded the title of “Master Photographer & Contest Judge” after gaining 30 Merits. Besides the certificate accrediting this, they will enjoy better positioning and greater visibility on the website, as well as being included in a specific gallery for this category.

They will also be able to participate as a jury member for contests at the request of WEP.

The photographer for this category will become a free life member of WEP and will also be able to give their vote allowing new members to join.

Photographer of the Year Award

At the beginning of each year, WEP will present the “Photographer of the Year Award”, which will be based on criteria such as technical, artistic and/or emotional quality of the photographer’s work, their experience and merits atWEP, their participation in contests and their active participation within the association, as well as having won awards from other associations of professional photographers.

The photographer will be given a diploma, as well as a trophy and 4 Merits.

Best Wedding Album Award

Once a year and without coinciding with other contests or awards, WEP will hold the Best Wedding Album contest.

The winner of this contest will be given a diploma and awarded 3 Merits.

Thanks for belonging to this project, we will work for you and offer you tools that strengthen the image of the great photographer.