Canon’s PhotoMarathon 2017, the largest on-the-spot photography contest, happens October 21 at the SMX Convention Center Hall 4, MOA Grounds, Pasay City. Filipinos with a knack for photography interested in showcasing their flair can register at http://bit.ly/CanonPhotoMarathonPreReg until October 17, Tuesday.
PhotoMarathon 2017 Contest Mechanics
Whether one owns a DSLR, mirrorless, or compact Canon camera, Canon invites them to participate. Esteemed Canon Brand Ambassadors will judge the contest entries with the following criteria in mind:
- Relevance to the theme of the entries (50%)
- Creativity in theme interpretation (30%)
- Composition of photography with the use of lighting, exposure, and focus (20%)
The winning photos’ photographer wins an all-expense paid trip and represents the Philippines at the Canon PhotoMarathon grand finals in Japan in 2018.
Towards Promoting Creativity
Benny Yu, Director for Consumer Group of Canon Marketing Philippines, Inc (CMPI), expresses the company’s excitement as the Canon PhotoMarathon in Manila nears. In addition, Canon trusts that with the help of their cameras, Filipino photographers would capture creative, powerful photos, as they always have in the past.