First round judging
The first round of judging will result in shortlisting the highest scoring 100 entires from each category.
This will be conducted by a panel of judges who will score the entries based on impact, technical skill, narrative, originality and creativity of composition.
The 600 shortlisted entries will then progress to the second round of judging.
Second Round Judging
The second round of judging will be conducted by a panel of judges to determine determine the finalists, and overall contest winner.
Each shortlisted entry will be re-scored based on impact, technical skill, narrative, originality and creativity of composition.
Finalists will be determined by selecting the highest scoring eight images in each category, with the exemption of The Southern Flinders Ranges Category witch will consist of ten finalists.
Finalists will be asked to supply an extended caption and in some cases other information as all of the images awarded as finalists will form part of the International Travel Photo Contest Exhibition.
Selecting the Winner
The category winners will be selected based on the highest scoring image as judged by the panel of judges.
In the event of a tied score, the judges will be asked to provide an argument towards who they feel is most representative of the title of “The SFPF International Travel Photographer for 2019” and a vote will then be taken to determine the winner.
All winners will be notified by email.
A list of the winners will also be published on the Souther Flinders Ranges Photo Festival website & published on the Souther Flinders Ranges Photo Festival Facebook page.