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ENTER PHOTO & VIDEOS FOR THE COMPETITION HERE

We are excited to launch the 2018 Geography & Environmental Science Photo and Video Competition. This email contains everything you need to know to take part in the competition. The theme for the competition is 'Your Sheffield Student Experience’. Specifications about the photo and video competitions can be found below:

Photo Competition*

Challenge: Submit your 3 best photos of that capture student experience in Sheffield or its surroundings.

Format you can send in photos portrait and/or landscape orientation. The photos should be send in as a .JPEG or .JPG file. Please send in the highest resolution possible.
Prizes 1st Place: £100 in Amazon vouchers
2nd Place: £50 in Amazon vouchers
3rd Place: £25 in Amazon vouchers
Deadline 16th November 5pm UK time.
How to enter your photos Upload your photos and/ or your video here before 16 November 2018 5pm.
Become the department Student Photographer Part of this competition involves the chance to become the department’s Student Photographer. If you have obtained the first, second or third place in the photo competition we might approach you to get involved in photography for the department ranging from posting photos on social media of Sheffield to posting about your student experience and different aspects of it.

*If you don't have access to a camera, try downloading this VSCO app (iOS) or Snapseed (Android) to take professional looking photos on your phone.

Video Competition*

Challenge: Make a short (<2 mins) video about your student experience. You can highlight any part** of your student experience.

Format Please film in ‘landscape’ orientation. The video should not be longer than 2 minutes and uploaded in .MP4 format. Please send in the highest resolution possible.
Audio Make sure your audio is of good quality. If you can’t get hold of a microphone CiCS creative media will be able to help you.
Music If you choose to use music during your film please make sure that you only use ROYALTY FREE music. A database of royalty free music can be found here.
Prizes 1st Place: £100 in Amazon vouchers
2nd Place: £50 in Amazon vouchers
3rd Place: £25 in Amazon vouchers
Deadline 16th November 5pm UK time.
How to enter your video Upload your photos and/ or your video here before 16 November 2018 5pm.
Become the department videographer Part of this competition involves the chance of becoming the department’s Student Videographer. If you have obtained the first, second or third place in the photo competition we might approach you to get involved in making short videos for the department ranging from posting on social media about different aspects of student experience to talking about your studies or interviewing academic staff.

*If you don't have access to a camera, try downloading this FILMIC Pro (iOS) to take professional looking videos on your phone.
**Videos that showing any form of intoxication will not be considered.

Competition terms & conditions

Photo and/ or video materials I submitted for this competition might be used for promotional purposes by the University and your name may be used to credit the photos and/ or video.

First, second and third place winners will be chosen the week after the deadline and will be notified. Who the winners will be is at the panel’s discretion and can not be contested. The panel will be looking for visually impactful photos and videos, creativity and authentic reflection of Sheffield and your student experience.

Prizes are awarded per entry. Individual and collaborative entries will be accepted.