Penang Heritage Photography Fiesta 3.0

Penang Heritage Photography Fiesta 3.0

PHPF3.0 is proudly co-organized by PPB Group Berhad, PPB Properties and SONY Malaysia from 9 May – 31 July 2024.

Get ready to capture the vibrant essence of Penang’s rich cultural tapestry at the much-awaited Penang Heritage Photography Fiesta 3.0!

Calling all passionate photographers, amateur enthusiasts, and anyone with a keen eye for capturing the traditional flavours of Penang: this is your chance to shine! Join us as we embark on a journey to preserve the timeless charm and heritage of Penang’s food through your lenses.

Held in line with George Town UNESCO World Heritage Day, this campaign aims to increase awareness of the historical significance of Penang’s local arts, culture and heritage buildings. It also hopes to empower youths with practical photography skills.

Workshops

REGISTRATION CLOSED.

Led by experienced SONY trainers, learn hands-on practical photography and videography skills. Participants of all ages are welcome!

With limited seats available, kindly register below to secure your spot. Walk-ins without prior registration are not allowed.

Photography workshop
11 May 2024 | 10am – 2.30pm
Datai room, Hotel JEN Penang

Videography workshop
11 May 2024 | 2pm – 5.30pm
Datai room, Hotel JEN Penang

Photo walk session – Morning walk
8 June 2024 | 7.30am – 11am
New World Park Centre Court, Jalan Burma.

Photo walk session – Night walk
8 June 2024 | 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Datai room, Hotel JEN Penang

Competition

SUBMISSION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 28 JUNE 2024!

Capture the beauty of Penang through your lenses and win attractive prizes worth over RM35,000! Stand a chance to win a SONY camera, PS5, earbuds and GSC movie tickets.

Theme: Taste of Penang Tradition: Capturing Penang’s Traditional Flavours

All photo or video entries must adhere to the theme of capturing Penang’s traditional flavours via documentary-style photography or videography. Some guidelines below:

  • Documentary photography or videography i.e. photos or videos involving humans and food
  • Capturing real life situation and environments
  • Documenting food related traditions, cultures, or rituals
  • Highlighting the cultural, social and emotional dimensions of gastronomy/ connection between people and their culinary practices

Any entries which do not satisfy any of these criteria will be automatically disqualified.

This year’s categories consists of:

  • Category 1: Youth photography
  • Category 2: Youth videography
  • Category 3: Open photography

Each category’s prizes:

GRAND PRIZE: SONY Camera ZV-E10L/B + SEL35F18 OSS & SONY case

SECOND PRIZE: PlayStation 5 Disc Version & SONY case

THIRD PRIZE: SONY WF1000XM5 earbuds & SONY case

Consolation prizes: 2 winners x 10 Golden Screen Cinema (GSC) movie tickets & SONY case

Participants are required to submit both PRINTED and DIGITAL copies of your photos.

For video categories, submit a short landscape video between 90 – 120 seconds via the submission form below. Kindly refer below for the full T&Cs.

Photography categories submission details:

  1. Printed copy – 11 inch x 14 inch sized photo printed on photo paper.
    – Submitted to either Foto President outlet or SONY Centre Queensbay Mall before 10pm, 29 June 2024.
    – The first printed photo is complimentary.
    – Subsequent printed photos for submission will be charged RM20/per photo.
    – Your digital submission form on this website will need to be submitted together with your photos.
  2. Digital submission
    – Submitted in JPEG format, up to a maximum of 10MB via the submission form below.
    – Provide a title and short description of your photo.

*Failure to provide both printed and digital copies of your photos will not be considered.

Follow our easy step-by-step guide below:

Videography categories submission details:

  1. Video submissions must be posted as unlisted on YouTube and the link to the video submitted via the online submission form below.
  2. The video must be between 90 – 120 seconds long, 1080p in landscape format. No portrait videos are allowed.
  3. Provide a title and short description of your video.

Submit your digital entry below before 11.59pm on 28 June 2024!

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Penang Heritage Photography Fiesta 3.0 Competition (“Competition”)

Competition period: 9 May – 28 June 2024

Theme: Taste of Penang Tradition: Capturing Penang’s Traditional Flavours

How to Enter:

Join to win attractive prizes following the simple steps below:

  1. Submit your photo or video entry via the website in any one of the following categories:
    Category 1: Heritage of Penang’s Traditional Flavours Photography (Youth)
    Category 2: Heritage of Penang’s Traditional Flavours Videography (Youth)
    Category 3: Heritage of Penang’s Traditional Flavours Photography (Open)
  2. Provide a unique title and description for your photo or video entry.
  3. Photo submissions must include both printouts and digital copies, which should be uploaded through the online submission form at www.penangheritagephotofiesta.com.my by 28 June 2024.
  4. After submission, participants are required to print the entry form from www.penangheritagephotofiesta.com.my and submit the hard copy along with the printed photo at the Foto President’s outlet located at Gurney Plaza or SONY Centre Queensbay Mall.
  5. Each participant is entitled to ONE (01) free-of-charge printed photo at the Foto President outlet located @ at Gurney Plaza or SONY Centre Queensbay Mall. If more than one (01) printed photo is submitted, participants must pay the special price offered by Foto the President’s outlet at RM20/per photo paper printing.
  6. Printed photos must be dropped off at the Foto President’s outlet located at Gurney Plaza, 170-03-27/28, Gurney Drive, 10250 George Town, Penang OR SONY Centre Queensbay Mall, 100, Persiaran Bayan Indah, 14300 Bayan Lepas, Penang. All photo entries must be submitted by 10.00 p.m. on 29 June 2024.
  7. Video submissions must be posted as unlisted on YouTube, and the link to the video should be submitted via the online submission form at www.penangheritagephotofiesta.com.my

Terms & Conditions:

  1. This Competition is organised by PPB Group Berhad (the “Organizer”) and is open to all Malaysian citizens, aged 15 years old and above.
  2. Category 1 & 2 is strictly limited to individuals aged between 15 – 25 years old only. Entries from an individual who does not fall within this age group will be automatically disqualified.
  3. All photo or video entries must adhere to the theme of capturing Penang’s traditional flavours based on the following criteria:
    – Documentary photography or videography i.e. photos or videos involving humans and food
    – Capturing real-life situations and environments
    – Documenting food-related traditions, cultures, or rituals
    – Highlighting the cultural, social and emotional dimensions of gastronomy/ connection between people and their culinary practice
    *Entries which do not adhere to these themes will be automatically disqualified.
  4. Printed photos must be dropped off at the Foto President outlet at Gurney Plaza, 170-03-27/28, Gurney Drive, 10250 George Town, Penang OR SONY Centre at Queensbay Mall, 100, Persiaran Bayan Indah, 14300 Bayan Lepas, Penang. The deadline for photo submissions is 10.00 p.m. (Malaysia time) on 24 June 2024. The Organizer will not be responsible for any technical fault or failure which prevents a person from entering the Competition.
  5. All photo and video entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. (Malaysia time) on 28 June 2024 via the online submission form on www.penangheritagephotofiesta.com.my
  6. A digital copy of each photo entry must also be submitted via the online submission form on www.penangheritagephotofiesta.com.my. Digital photos must be in JPEG format, not exceeding 10MB.
  7. Failure to provide both a printed and digital copy of photo entries will result in automatic disqualification.
  8. Participants are required to provide a unique title and description for each image submitted in the online submission form.
  9. Each video entry submitted must be between 90 – 120 seconds long, 1080p in landscape format.
  10. Video submissions must be posted as unlisted on YouTube and the link to the video submitted via the online submission form on: www.penangheritagephotofiesta.com.my
  11. Any video entries submitted in portrait format will be automatically disqualified.
  12. Participants are required to provide a title and short description for each video.
  13. All submitted photos must contain the original EXIF metadata information. However, there must be no border(s), logo(s), copyright marks, identifying marks, or any other visible references and/or marks on the image or videos.
  14. Basic editing, including colour enhancement, the use of filters, and cropping of the photo(s) and video(s) is acceptable, provided any such editing does not affect the authenticity and/or genuineness of the photo(s) and video(s).
  15. Advanced editing used to create illusions, deceptions and/or manipulations, and the adding and removing of significant elements within the frame is prohibited.
  16. Participants must submit original photographs which are unpresented and unreleased in any other competition or platform.
  17. No plagiarism and stealing of others’ masterpieces or creative works, i.e. each photograph or video submitted by participants must be their original work and participants are the only author of the photo(s) or video(s).
  18. Photos or videos that portray or otherwise include inappropriate and/or offensive content are strictly prohibited and will be immediately disqualified.
  19. Any entries which do not follow the theme or requirements set above will be automatically disqualified.
  20. A total of fifteen (15) winners with the best photo or video entry as judged by our panel of judges will be selected from all valid entries. The winners of each category will receive: Category 1,2 & 3 (Youth and Open categories prizes)
    – GRAND PRIZE: SONY Camera ZV-E10L/B + SEL35F18 OSS & SONY case
    – SECOND PRIZE: PlayStation 5 Disc Version & SONY case
    – THIRD PRIZE: SONY WF1000XM5 earbuds & SONY case
    – Consolation prizes: 2 winners x 10 Golden Screen Cinema (GSC) movie tickets & SONY case
    *The Organizer reserves the right to substitute any prize with another item of the same value without prior notice.
  21. Multiple entries are permitted; however, each participant may only win one (1) prize.
  22. Winners will be announced during our awards presentation ceremony on 28 July 2024.
  23. Each participant agrees to be bound by the rules, regulations and decision(s) of the Organizer.
  24. The Organizer reserves the right to delete and disqualify any entry or content deemed unsuitable.
  25. The Organizer will not be responsible for any damage, loss, death or injury incurred by participants due to technical problems or data leaks occurring due to the usage of Google Drive or any other social media or in connection with the Competition in any manner whatsoever. By submitting an entry to the Competition, the participant understands and agrees that he / she is joining the Competition at his / her own risk and that no claims of any kind can be made against the Organizer.
  26. The Organizer shall not be responsible for any damage, loss, death or injury arising from the usage of the prizes or in connection with the Competition in any manner whatsoever. No claims of any kind shall be made against the Organizer.
  27. The winner of the Competition will be notified by the Organizer via e-mail, mobile number, or other reachable mediums, if needed, to verify the details and be informed of the results.
  28. The Organizer will not be held liable in the event any winner of the Competition cannot be contacted or fails to respond to the Organizer’s message within twenty-four (24) hours from the notification of winning for whatever reasons and in such an event, the Organizer reserves the right to disqualify the winner and select an alternative winner.
  29. The Organiser reserves the rights to disqualify winners who are found to be in breach of the Terms & Conditions stated herein.
  30. The Organizer retains all rights to publish and use the names, personal details, photographs and/or video recordings of the participants including all materials submitted during the Competition for the purposes of advertising and/or trade publicity for promotions, without any prior notice to the participants who by submitting their entries to the Competition hereby consent to such use by the Organizer. All participants shall not be entitled to claim ownership or other forms of claims or compensation whatsoever on any of the materials submitted to enter the Competition. By submitting an entry to the Competition, each participant and/or their parent/guardian on behalf of the participant hereby consents to continue receiving promotional materials and information from PPB Group Berhad.
  31. In addition, where any data/information or photograph(s) relating to the participant and/or any third party is submitted to the Organizer by any participant in connection with this Competition, each participant:-
    a) warrants that he/she has informed the relevant third party of the terms and conditions of this Competition and has obtained and is in possession of all necessary consents and shall continue to maintain such consents as may be required by the Organizer for the usage and processing of such data/information for the purposes stated herein; and
    b) agrees that it shall be his or her responsibility to advise the Organizer in writing should there be any relevant change in the aforesaid consents or data/information provided to the organizer which requires action on the part of the Organizer.
  32. The Organizer reserves the right at its sole and absolute discretion to amend the terms and conditions mentioned above or in connection with the Competition at any time without prior notice.
  33. The Organizer reserves the right at its sole and absolute discretion to suspend, modify or terminate this Competition at any time without prior notice.
  34. The Organizer’s decision on any and all matters in respect of the Competition is final and conclusive and no further disputes, challenges, objections, requests, claims or correspondence whatsoever will be entertained.
  35. Upon submitting an entry to the Competition, the participant and/or their parent/guardian on behalf of the participant is deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions of this Competition and the participant and/or their parent/guardian on behalf of the participant acknowledges that he / she has read and understood PPB Group Berhad’s Privacy Policy and Personal Data Notice which can be found here: https://thewhiteawaysarcade.com.my/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Privacy-Policy-PDPA-Notice-General-as-of-01112019-PPB-Group-website.pdf and consents to the usage, collecting, recording and processing of his / her personal data for the purposes stated in such notice and in connection herein. Please direct any enquiries or requests in respect of matters pertaining to personal data to the Marketing Communications & Sustainability Department. Tel: +603-9130 5088, Email: [email protected]. For more information, please call +603-9130 5088.

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