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"You see, but you do not observe."-    Sherlock Holmes

Have you got an eye to see what others miss?


To all the photographers and materials enthusiasts, surprise us with some snaps related to METALLURGICAL or MATERIAL SCIENCE domain around you and tag it with a caption.

Click, capture and win prizes worth INR 3000!


Problem Statement


METACLIX is an online event which aims to inspire budding photographers to show their creativity and perceive photogenic beauty in materials and metallurgical domain and to capture the same with some thought behind every click.


Participants can submit images for any of the following three topics:

  1. Metals in Everyday life

    Submit images on how metals are used intelligently in our daily life explaining the importance of that metal in the situation.

  2. Clicked at the industry!

    Have you ever visited any industry and clicked an amazing selfie or a photo of you in it? Then send it to us.

  3. Meta - Eureka

    Show your creativity with a combination of photography skills. Click an interesting photo and relate it metallurgy.

    For example, an image of a leaf of fern can be explained as a Dendrite structure.

    Participants have to submit photos along with their point of view i.e. explanation.


Only original images should be submitted. Kindly refrain from any modifications/photoshop to the original image. Plagiarism will result in disqualification.

In the case of a microscopic image, mention the specifications of the image such as magnification, specimen and the microscope.

Maximum number of entries from a single person is 3. Please attach all the entries to the same mail.

Rules


  • Only original images should be submitted. Kindly refrain from any modifications/photoshop to the original image. Plagiarism will result in disqualification.
  • Maximum file size of image is 10MB
  • Images must be in one of the following formats: jpg (jpeg), gif, bmp, png.

  • Mention your name, institute name, address, phone number and a brief description of the image in the mail.
  • In the case of a microscopic image, mention the specifications of the image such as magnification, specimen and the microscope.

  • Maximum number of entries from a single person is 3. Please attach all the entries to the same mail.

  • Mail your entries to submissions@composit.in with "METACLIX" as the subject of the mail.

  • The competition is open to all students enrolled in any Indian college, who will be attending COMPOSIT'18 at IIT Kharagpur from March 23rd, 2018 to March 12th, 2018. Students from IIT Kharagpur are also eligible.

JUDGEMENT CRITERION

  • Points out of 50 will be given by a panel of judges.
  • All the submissions will be shared individually by the facebook page of COMPOSIT. The rest of the point distribution will be as follows -
  • 1 like (on the post of your submission shared by COMPOSIT's facebook page) = 1 point
  • 1 share (of the post of your submission shared by COMPOSIT's facebook page) = 2 points
  • Total score = (score out of 50) + (no. of likes) + 2 * (no. of shares)

Note: In case of any conflict, the decision of organizing committee of COMPOSIT will be final and abiding.


No correspondence pertaining to the selection process and decision will be entertained.


The winning photographs will feature on the official COMPOSIT website and the most popular entries will be showcased in a web gallery on the website with due acknowledgements.

DEADLINE

The last date of submissions for this event '18th March, 2018'

Prize Money


The prize money of the event 'INR 3000'




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