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4th International Exhibition of Photography  
"EIRE 2018"  


We will not extend closing date - please upload your photos on time

4th International Exhibition of Photography


ully PSA approved - 2018-111


Digital Photo Archive Limited, Ireland
- The Salon will be conducted in accordance with the requirements and practices of The Photographic Society of America (PSA)

- Acceptances received by PSA members in approved sections of this exhibition are eligible for PSA Star Ratings, listing in the worldwide PSA Who’s Who of photography, and credited toward the PSA Distinctions PPSA and EPSA.


If at any time, it is determined in the reasonable discretion of the exhibition organizer or the judges before, during, or after the judging of an exhibition that an entrant has submitted entries where one or more images may fail to comply with these Conditions of Entry, including the stated definitions, the exhibition organizers reserve the right to delete the entry from the exhibition and void any or all acceptances or awards in connection with the exhibition. Fees may be forfeited or refunded in these circumstances. The entrant acknowledges that the decision of the exhibition organizers or the judges is final.
In order to ensure that images comply with the Conditions of Entry and definitions, the exhibition organizers may carry out reasonable measures to verify that:
a)    the images are the original work of the entrant and
b)    the images comply with the rules and definitions as set out in these Conditions of Entry.
These steps include, but are not limited to, questioning any entrant, requiring the submission of RAW files or other digital files representing the original capture of the submitted image(s), confronting the entrant with evidence that one or more submitted images fails to comply with the Conditions of Entry (also known as Entry Rules), and offering the entrant a reasonable opportunity to provide counter evidence to refute the exhibition organizer’s evidence by a set deadline. Such entries that are not cleared or are still questionable after the entrant has presented evidence may be considered in breach of these Conditions of Entry, and declined. Such entries may be referred to PSA for further investigation of possible ethics violations.
PSA retains the right to investigate in any way all complaints/suspicions of breaches of entry conditions, impose sanctions if deemed necessary, void the acceptances of any image found to violate the PSA rules, include the entrant’s name on the list of sanctions provided to Exhibitions, and share such investigations with FIAP. Entrants automatically agree to these terms by the act of entering the Exhibition and agree to cooperate with any investigation.


The exhibition is open to anyone; however, an entry may be rejected when the sponsoring organization or its agent, in its reasonable discretion, believes the entry does not conform to the exhibition rules and conditions.
An entrant’s images will not be presented to the judges consecutively.  An entrant’s four images will be distributed throughout four rounds of judging in that section.  Distribution of images shall be in the same round order as submitted by the entrant.
Entries must originate as photographs (image-captures of objects via light sensitivity) made by the entrant on photographic emulsion or acquired digitally. 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 exhibition. 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 exhibition “and could be subject to disqualification” by the exhibition sponsors.
i.    The exhibition assumes no liability of any misuse of copyright.  Images may be May not be entered or re-entered in any section of the same Division Star Ratings class in that exhibition regardless of media, format, or title.
ii.    May not be re-titled for entry in any other PSA Recognized exhibition, including translation into another language.
Words such as “Untitled” and “No Title” are not acceptable as part or all of an image’s title, nor are camera capture filenames.
An image may be entered in only one section where acceptances of that image in multiple sections would be eligible for the same star path.

The target acceptance rate will be between 37% and 43% in each section.


- There are 6 sections, all digital:

A) WOMAN (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
B) MAN (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
C) CHILD (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
D) CREATIVE (color/monochrome digital) PSA PID Color
E) OPEN COLOR (color digital) PSA PID Color
F) OPEN MONOCHROME (monochrome digital) PSA PID Monochrome

- Each photo can be presented in only one section.


i. Acceptances in PID recognized Color sections shall be credited towards PID Color Star Ratings and Who's Who Color listings. Monochrome images accepted in PID recognised Color sections shall only be credited towards PID Color Star Ratings.

ii. Acceptances in PID recognized Monochrome sections shall be credited towards PID Monochrome Star Ratings and Who's Who Monochrome listings.

iii. All acceptance eligibility shall be in accordance with the PID Star Ratings or the Galaxy/Diamond Ratings requirements as appropriate.


Photos must be in JPG file format, maximum dimensions:
1920 pix. Horizontal side and 1080 pix. Vertical side in 300 dpi.
AUTHORS MUST SUBMIT PHOTOS ONLINE, compression 7-12, max 2Mb.


No requirements for file names, file name should be as you would want it to appear in the
catalogue (same  as title name). Words such as “Untitled” and “No Title” are not acceptable as part
or all of an image’s title, nor are camera capture filenames or titles consisting of only numbers.

Each image must have a unique title. Once an image has been accepted in a PSA Recognized
exhibition, that same image, or a like “in camera” or a “reproduction” duplicate of that image:

i. May not be re-entered in any section of the same Division Star Ratings class in that exhibition
regardless of media, format, or title.
ii. May not be re-titled for entry in any other PSA Recognized exhibition.


Authors must fill out online entry form.

20 $ for 1, 2 or 3 sections

30 $ for 4, 5 or all 6 sections

- PayPal is available for payment on-line. The works of the authors who did not pay the fee
would not be taken into consideration.


All participants will receive report card notification via e-mail. The results of the exhibition
will also be published on our website www.digitalphotoarchivelimited.com


On-line PDF Exhibition Catalogue.


Malcolm JENKIN, GMPSA  EFIAP/p, England
GMPSA, EFIAP/p,  ARPS, Australia

An entrant’s four images will be distributed throughout four rounds of judging for that section.
Each round of judging will not contain more than ONE image from each entrant.
Images will be judged with Benq W6000 Full HD projector in 1920 x 1080 pix.



PSA Gold medals in each section (6 altogether)
SALON Gold, Silver, Bronze medals in each section (18 altogether)
+ 9 SALON honorable mention ribbons in each section (54 altogether)

- Each author can receive only one award in each section.


Closing date:   20.03.2018.
Judging:            01.04. - 15.04.2018.
Report cards:       20.04.2018.
On-line PDF Exhibition Catalogue:  20.06.2018.  www.digitalphotoarchivelimited.com
Sending of awards: 20.06.2018.
Public showings: 21.05.2018. and 28.05.2018. Sligo, Tobergal Lane, The Italian Quarter

Licence agreement

By submitting an entry, the entrants certifies legal Age, and own all rights to those images, including             copyright or parents or guardian gives permission on his/her behalf if he/she is not of Legal Age.

The exhibition assumes no liability for any misuse of copyright.

Salon chairman

Ivy Cecez, office@digitalphotoarchivelimited.com