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YPS National Salons


The YPS All India Salon 2018 is already open for registration and submission of entries. This is the 46th Salon of Youth Photographic Society. Here are some highlights of the Salon

  • 4 Digital Sections
  • Patronage from FIP – 2018/FIP/142/2018
  • 65+ awards to be won
  • Special free participation for youth below 18 years
  • Group Discounts for groups with 10 or more participants

The Salon is chaired by Shri. Manju Vikas Sastry. YPS has the history of professionally run Salons with open judging and results and awards being posted on time. It is our privilege to invite you to Join the Salon.

The last date for registration is Nov 25, 2018 and for submission of images the last date is Nov 26, 2018.

If you have participated in the past salons of YPS, your profile details will already be there. You can login using your email ID (or Member ID for YPS Members) and password. You can then register for the Salon and select sections, make payment and upload. Everything is online and immediate.

Get started now and put up your best pictures.

For more details, please visit YPS Salon website.

YPS Executive Committee

For Young Photographers from Karnataka

Askary Awards 2018 | Closes on Aug 12

Askary Awards was instituted in 1997 to encourage photographic talent among young photographers in Karnataka State, India. It also provides insights into photography aspects and recalls memories of photographers who have rendered great service to the art of photography in Karnataka State.

Photographers below the age of 35 years from the State of Karnataka, India are eligible to apply for the awards. A portfolio of 4 photographs on any subject in colour or black and white must be submitted online along with details of the photographer to participate. Applications must be submitted on or before Aug 12th, 2018. The Askary Awards carry a cash prize and an Askary Award Trophy.

For more details,

Visit Askary Photo Awards Site

Karnataka Tourism Contest Jul 2017 – Karnataka Waterfalls

The July 2017 Karnataka Tourism Photo Contest was held under the theme of “Karnataka Waterfalls”. Karnataka is famous for its impeccable beauty, cultural dimensions as well as adventure sports. Bordering the Western Ghats, Karnataka has an amicable climate and topography that attracts thousands of tourists from all over India. The splendid waterfalls, the thick jungles, the gigantic hills and the adventurous places in Karnataka present you with scope for all kind of activities. Karnataka is one such place, where thousands come together to enjoy the fun and venture the state has in store for them. Continue reading Karnataka Tourism Contest Jul 2017 – Karnataka Waterfalls