Cuba plus Habana 500 Photo Contest Entries Still Open

Cuba plus Habana 500 Photo Contest Entries Still Open



The direction of magazine Cuba plus, with the aim of promoting the destination Cuba in Canada and other English-speaking markets and its supplement Cuba plus Latinos in Spanish language, decided, at the request of numerous interested in participating in the photo contest Habana 500 that until the closing date they had not been able to do so, to extend the call for the contest until March 31, 2020.

The anniversary is celebrated on November 16 of this year, but the celebrations and everything related to this date will continue throughout the next year until November16. Contestants who have submitted photos so far will continue to be in the contest, whose final ruling will be announced 15 days after closing. Prizes so far announced are maintained and other stimuli may be added. We invite those who have not yet sent their photos to do so now. We repeat the contest rules for those who have not received them. Cordially,

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Competition rules: 1.- All persons interested in photography may participate. 2.- Up to 3 images per applicant will be accepted. Theme Havana. 3.- Delivery of pictures (digital format: JPG, high resolution TIF, 8x10 vertical format)      Width 2400 pixels / Height 3000 pixels / Resolution 300 pixels / inches.      Photos must be accompanied by (Title, author's name, age, occupation, residence  

     address, telephone  and / or email). 4.- Cubaplus reserves the right of admission and the use of images presented, credit will  

     always be given to the author. 5.- The reception of the images will be at our press office, Palco hotel, room 108 every

     Thursday from 9.00 am to 12 m. and through e-mail: 6.- Three Awards will be given: the first place will be the cover of our 51st edition –

     October / December- dedicated to the celebrations for the anniversary of the Cuban  

     capital and to the International Fair of Havana FIHAV 2019, in addition to a dinner

     for four people at the Nero di Sepia restaurant in Havana and a day at the Palco hotel

     pool with a companion. The second place will be published a report of two to three

     pages and an invitation to a dinner for two people in the Bonne Apettite restaurant

     and a day of stay in the pool of the Palco hotel with a companion. The third place is a

     two to three-page report in Cubaplus Latinos, a dinner for two people at the Opera

     restaurant and a day at the Palco hotel pool with a companion. There will also be

     other awards and a diploma. 7.- The jury will grant the mentions it deems convenient to present, together with the

     winners, an exhibition that will be open at the Memories Miramar hotel during the

     month of October. 8.- The awards will be given at the presentation and the date will be notified in time. 9.- The jury is made up of: Pedro Abascal (professor of the Superior School of Art),

     Nelson Ramírez de Arellanos (Director of the Photo Library of Cuba), José Meriño

     (photographer of Cubaplus magazine), Ana Maria Ruiz (editor of PL), Mercedes        

     Ramos ((Permanent Correspondent) and Dominic Soave (General Director of the