CGH In Focus Photo Contest

Poseidon at Sundown by Dr. Grace Uy

"Poseidon at Sundown"
Photo Credit: Dr. Grace Uy


Contest Theme:

Your photographs must focus on the unique characteristics of CGH employees in providing better quality of life for others in accordance to the visions and missions of our institution.



The contest is open to all CGH employees who have the talent or interest in the art of photography.



• Each contestant will be assigned a code.
• Maximum of 5 entries per contestant
• Photos must be 8” x 11” in size, accompanied by a CD copy in jpeg format in at least 1024 x 768 resolutions.
• Both digital and analog format camera may be used.
• Photos may either be in color or in black and white.
• Only minimal enhancements are allowed, limited to color and brightness adjustments.
• Each entry must come with a title of photo and a brief description.
• Entries must be original. Photos must not have been previously published or used in other competition. Please do not add any text or logo on the photo.
• Entries could have been taken before the contest period.
• The contest will run from January 1, 2009 to June 30, 2009.
• All entries will become the property of Chinese General Hospital and Medical Center.
• All the picked entries will be exhibited at the CGH lobby starting  March 1, 2010.
• The top 3 winners of the contest will be announced on January 15, 2010.
• Members of  CGH In Focus Newsletter are not eligible to join the contest.


Submission of Entries:

• You may submit your entries as early as June 1, 2009.  Deadline for submission is on December 30, 2009.
• You may submit your entries at the CGH Continuing Medical Education (CME) office or to any members of the CGH Newsletter.



Originality 30%
Technicality 20%
Relevance to the theme 20%
Impact 15%
Composition 15%



First Prize Php 10,000
Second Prize Php 5,000
Third Prize Php 3,000