• Closing: 03rd January, 2020
• Judging: 11th to 13th January, 2020
• Notification: 26th January, 2020
• Exhibition: 29th-31st January, 2020
• EDAS/Salon File: 29th February, 2020
• Awards & Catalogues: 30th March, 2020
• Closing: 03rd January, 2020
|OPEN MONOCHROME (Monochrome) – FIAP PIM, PSA PIDM|
|OPEN COLOUR (Colour) – FIAP PIC, PSA PIDC|
|NATURE (Colour/Monochrome) – FIAP, PSA ND|
|TRAVEL (Colour/Monochrome) – FIAP, PSA PTD|
|THEME: EMOTION (Colour)# – FIAP PIC, PSA PIDC|
#Emotion is defined as “a strong feeling deriving from one’s circumstances, mood, or relationship with others “. It is also said, as instinctive feeling as distinguished from reasoning or knowledge. Any image that express/shows emotion or intuitive feeling or captures the mood depicting inner feeling is acceptable in this section. Only colour image/s are acceptable.
Ours is a saga of an eventful journey of a fraternity of amateur photo-enthusiasts enjoying to freeze the frames of moments and visualizing life through lenses with an appreciation of the aesthetics. Our beloved North Bengal Photography Club. a Govt. registered outfit and an affiliate to FIP , since its inception on 17th June, 2007 in a little known district town of West Bengal, India, has been relentlessly pursuing its object to promote the essence of photography in this region and to engage in various social activities and endorsements for the betterment of the weaker sections of our locality. An authentic and successful organizer of salons ( 8 Nationals & 4 Internationals consecutively), NBPC has always been regarded as a fair play arena for the umpteenth no. of photo-artists across the globe challenging themselves in front of stalwarts of international repute. For our 13th salon (13th NBPC International Salon of Photography 2020) we earnestly long for your friendship, co-operation and support.
We are happy to support KHUSHII (KINSHIP FOR HUMANITARIAN, SOCIAL AND HOLISTIC INTERVENTION IN INDIA) – a highly reputed NGO working tirelessly for the development & upliftment of under-previledged children, founded by KAPIL DEV, a maestro of world cricket. NBPC always upholds and endorses all social causes benefiting humanity. So do we met. We earnestly urge our participants to walk a yard farther for the cause of humanity – donate any amount, if you wish, to KHUSHII. We, the photographers, always strive to create extraordinary out of ordinary. Here we have a chance to help undoing the shackles that bind the ill-fated children and make them special.
Star studded Jury panel of our prestigious contest consists of SEVEN high profile most respected Photo-artists across INDIA. We are honoured and grateful as they have agreed to enlighten our podium donning the mantle of Jury.
MR. SUSANTA BANERJEE
MFIAP, FRPS, ESFIAP, Hon. FIP, Hon. FPAD, Hon. FBPS, Hon. FCOS, Hon. FSoF, Hon. FSAP, Hon. FICS, Hon. PESGPC
Dr. B. K. SINHA
MFIAP, ESFIAP, Hon. FIP, ARPS, Hon. FSoF, Hon. FICS, Hon. PESGSPC, Hon. PAD
PROF. SHIVJI JOSHI
AFIAP, Hon. FIP, Hon. ECPA, FPAC
MR. ANIL RISAL SINGH
MFIAP, ARPS, Hon. FIP, Hon. LCC, Hon. FSoF, Hon. FPAC, Hon. TPAS, Hon. FSAP, Hon. FICS, Hon. PESGPC, Hon. FPSNJ
MR. SWAPAN MUKHERJEE
EFIAP, FFIP, Hon. PESGPC
MR. H. SATISH
MFIAP, MICS, ARPS, Hon. YPS, Hon. ECPA, Hon. FICS
MR. SUBRATA BYSACK
GMPSA/B, EFIAP/S, FFIP, GPU CR5, Vip5,GAIUP, SEPSS,Hon.GPA PESGSPC,Hon.FSAP,Hon.FSAP, Hon PESGSPC
Total 174 Awards (Click here) with quality pdf catalogue
Total Cash Award :
NBPC convey heartfelt gratitude to KGM FOUNDATION (MR. K G MAHESHWARI), Prof. KALYAN BANDHU DATTA, D.Sc MEMORIAL (Dr. SREEJATA DE SARKER), N.K.CHAKRABORTY (MR. RATAN K CHAKRABORTY), BASANTI MEMORIAL (MR. SHUVASHIS SAHA), NAMITA ROY (MR. ANJAN ROY) for donating cash awards in the memory of theirs beloved ones to promote photo-art across the globe.
K G MAHESHWARI MEMORIAL Cash award in Monochrome Section
PROF. KALYAN BANDHU DATTA, D.Sc., MEMORIAL Cash award in Color Section
N.K.CHAKRABORTY MEMORIAL Cash award in Nature Section
BASANTI MEMORIAL Cash award in Photo Travel Section
NAMITA ROY MEMORIAL Cash award in Theme: Emotion Section
(Rs 5000.00 in each section will be divided among Best Overseas Entrant: Rs 2500.00 & Best Indian Entrant: Rs 2500.00)
Our passion, our love, our focus – photography, our beautiful town Raiganj with the renowned “Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary” (also popularly known as Kulik Bird Sanctuary) flowing beside the serene river Kulik and promotion of photographic arts – get boosted up as Mr. Dwiparna K Dutta (DFO, North & South Dinajpur) provided NBPC the opportunity to make a documentary: “On the Wings of Kulik” under the sponsorship of Forest Dept. With stupendous effort of all our members and superb editing by Subrata Kar, NBPC could land up with a product overwhelmingly lauded by one & all. Our challenge is resist yourself before loving it.
High profile Jury Panel
Only 10 USD (Overseas) /690 INR (Indian) for all 5 sections
Best Female Author Award – ICS Best Author Medal.
FIAP special light blue pin (SLBP)
NBPC Plaque to Best Indian Author
Cash Award : Rs 25000/-
Best Club Trophy
High quality medals, Ribbons, HM/CMs
Report card with scores from individual Judge, Award certificates, Printable digital acceptance certificates, High quality e-Catalogue and many more…
Alteration of submitted images are allowed till closing even after the payment
Judging Session is open to all
12th NBPC International Salon of Photography 2019
11th NBPC International Salon of Photography 2018
Meet our team