Competition Images Guidelines

Guidelines for MCC Competition Images - PDI & Prints

  • Pornographic images are not allowed (pornography is defined as sexually explicit images; whose purpose is to elicit sexual arousal).
  • Plagiarised images are not allowed.
  • Exploitative images are not allowed (exploitative is defined as taking unfair or unethical advantage of a person, group, or situation).
  • Images of naked or part naked persons under the age of 18 years are not allowed.
  • Images of naked or part naked adults aged 18 years, or more, are permitted but genetalia must not be displayed.
  • The name of the maker or any other distinguishing watermarks on the image is not allowed.
  • If the maker of an image is unsure whether his or her image complies with the above guidelines, the image should be emailed to the Competition Committee mcc-compcommittee@melbournephoto.org.au for a ruling prior to entering the image in a club competition.

PDI Competition Information:

  • May and June PDI competitions are now open for entries.
  • While we are on the temporary website, it is not possible to view your earlier monthly images, and images for the current month are also not available for viewing once the competition closes.
  • Please note that the monthly PDI Competition closes at midnight on the Thursday night of the Print competition. Images cannot be entered after the deadline.