Rules – Alec Balmer

This is a monochrome only print competition. Images must not be more than TWO years old. A maximum of six prints are permitted per member. Both analogue and digital prints are acceptable.

Here is a  guide to entering the competition, and below is a quick guide to the sizes required.

MOUNT SIZE: 50cm x 40cm Only.

PRINT SIZE: 50cm x 40cm maximum

Mount and Print Size















Your PDI Files should be 1600 pixels wide 1200 pixels high. If one dimension is too big then reduce it to bring it into line with these dimensions. The actual size of your image may not be 1600 x 1200 but if it is a landscape make it 1600 pixels wide, the height should then be less than 1200 pixels. If your image is in portrait format make it 1200  pixels high, and your width should then be less than 16oo pixels. If it is a square format make your image 1200 pixels x 1200 pixels. Please submit the image file in sRGB at 72 DPI.


PDI File naming for this Alec Balmer competition is as follows :-

member number a space then print title      e.g.  34 The Shard

Remember the Width should be 1600 pixels Maximum and the Height should be 1200 pixels Maximum.

See here for a resizing guide

** The Competition Secretary has the authority to remove any Image deemed not to comply with these rules **