“In black and white there are more colors than color photography, because you are not blocked by any colors so you can use your experiences, your knowledge, and your fantasy, to put colors into black and white.” – Anders Petersen

HESTIA '19 is organizing an Online Photography Contest, ' FSTOP ', open to all students irrespective of age and institution.


  • The theme of the contest is 'Monochrome'. The snapshots captured for the concours as per the motif `Monochrome’ will be put through an arrant evaluation and the selected ones will be divulged on the instagram page
  • Submissions will not be accepted once the deadline lapses, which is ' 28th March, 2019 '
  • Entries for the contest are to be sent to ' tpctkm@hestia.live '. It must be uploaded by the contestants with the following details specified in the e-mail:
    - Name of the contestant
    - Name of the institution
    - Contact details
  • The maximum size limit of the entry is 10 MB, and has to be in JPEG format.
  • The entry must be an authentic work of the contestant.
  • Only one entry will be allowed per person.
  • Only basic editing such as sharpening, contrast adjustment, or simple cropping will be allowed. Advanced editing used to create illusions, deceptions or manipulations and the adding and removing of significant elements within the frame is prohibited.
  • The images should not have any watermarks or caption on them.
  • On the submission of the image for the contest, the contestant will be regarded as having given permission to Hestia to use the photographs for publicity and other purposes in the form of broadcast, digital media or social networking without any fee payment.
  • The top 25 entries with the maximum number of likes on our instagram page will be forwarded to the final stage of judgement.
  • Judges' decision will be final and will not be influenced in any way.
  • The winners will be awarded with prize money worth ₹4k.
  • If any contestant is found to violate any of the rules mentioned above, the organisers will have the ultimate right to disqualify them.

Prizes Worth : 4K

Registration Fee: Free