Karnataka Tourism Monthly Contest

Department of Tourism, Government of Karnataka in association with Youth Photographic Society, is pleased to invite you to participate in the Monthly Photography Contest sponsored by Department of Tourism to promote tourism in Karnataka.

A picture is worth a thousand words. Your photographs on Karnataka will show the entire world the beauty and diversity of Karnataka. Selected pictures will be used for promoting tourism through hoardings and publications distributed all over the world with due credits to the photographer.

Year of the Wild

The year 2017 has been declared by Karnataka Tourism as the "Year of the Wild" and will cater to tourists keen on exploring the wilderness and wildlife of Karnataka. Karnataka Government plans to open nine eco-trekking routes in Western Ghats which will be opened to tourists and trekkers.

Karnataka Wildlife

The theme for January 2017 is Karnataka Wildlife depicting the diversity of wildlife in Karnataka.

Karnataka is the hub of Wildlife in South India. The national parks around the Western Ghats is the home of Tigers, Elephants, Deer, Bears, Bisons, Monkeys and a large diversity of birds and reptiles. Karnataka Tourism will be displaying the Picture of the Month in large hoardings in prominent places with due credit to the Photographer.

Submit your pictures ! Shoot to Fame !



Last date to submit pictures is Jan 26, 2017

Here are some key points to note:

  • The contest is open to photo enthusiasts from all over India.
  • Pictures submitted must have been shot in Karnataka.
  • Karnataka Tourism plans to publicize the Picture of the Month through large hoardings placed in prominent places with due credits to the Photographer. Hence the photographer must be in a position to provide a full resolution picture in TIFF or JPEG format with at least 4500 pixels on the long side.

Read all Terms and Conditions before submitting your pictures.




The contest was hosted by Youth Photographic Society (YPS) Bengaluru.

www.karnatakatourism.org
www.karnatakaholidays.net
www.junglelodges.com
www.ypsbengaluru.com

Awards

Section

Awards

Karnataka Wildlife

Picture of the Month 1

Karnataka Tourism will be displaying the Picture of the Month in large hoardings in prominent places with due credit to the Photographer.

Certificate of Merit 5

The Photographer would be provided a Certificate from Karnataka Tourism.