Magic of Cover Photo Contest


The Sakhalin Regional Museum is pleased to announce its Magic Cover Photo Contest, October 1 — November 27, 2019, to celebrated the founding of the Journal of Sakhalin Museum.

All citizens who are over 14 years old, are eligible to participate in the photo contest. Each contest participant can submit only 2 original photos.

Only photos that were taken on the territory of the Sakhalin Regional Museum or inside the building will be eligible. Photographs must represent architecture of the museum building with its main focus having an architectural elements or details of the objects of expositions, including those located on the park’s territory, elements of the park complex.

Images must be in JPG, .JPEG format, with no more than 4200 pixels on the longer side and not weight more than 4 MB.
Minor adjustments to photographs are accepted using photo editing software — graphic editors. (For example, a reasonable use of color correction, emphasizing the authorТs intention is allowed). A photo image shall not be accepted to participate in the hoto contest if created using graphic editors.

Each photo work should contain the following data:

- surname and name of the author;

- title of the photo;

- date and time when the image was taken;

- contact information (phone and e-mail).

Photographic works are not accepted for participation in the photo contest if:

- a photo work is a close up picture of people;

- photo works do not correspond to the theme of the Photo Contest;

- photo works that include an erotic component or in which elements of violence, racial or religious intransigence, or the presence of alcohol, cigarettes, etc may be identified;

- if the contestant forgot to include contact information (phone and e-mail).

A contest participant who sends or brings photos must be the copyright owner of the pictures provided to the photo contest.

Photographic works should be personally submitted (only on working days and hours) at the address: 29, Kommunistichesky Avenue, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, the Sakhalin Regional Museum building, marked «Contest. Museum. A.P. Kharskaya»

Photos should be sent via e-mail to: marked «Competition. Museum».

Photos submitted later than November 27, 2019 will not be accepted.

The winner is selected by an expert jury. According to the results of the photo contest, several winners will be determined. Award-winning photographs will be placed on the cover of the Journal of Sakhalin Museum

An Award Ceremony will take place December 6, 2019 at the address: 29, Kommunistichesky Avenue, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk,

For additional information, call: 50–50–51.




Magic of Cover Photo Contest

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Meet At The Museum Event

First Book of Sakhalin Museum Library

Upcoming New Lecture Series

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City Day at the Museum

Exhibition «Koreans in Sakhalin»


Kommunisticheskiy prospekt - 29
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia, 693010
+7 (4242) 72Ц75Ц55