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**Nail-a-palooza© Video Submission Information 2019

NOTE:   All Rules are Property of Nailpro Competition © 2019/2019 Creative Age Publications. All rules including judging criteria are NOT ALLOWED TO BE USED UNLESS WRITTEN APPROVAL IS GIVEN FROM NAILPRO COMPETITION DIRECTOR ONLY! All Nailpro Competition rules are copyrighted, and all rights reserved.

You will no longer need head shot of competitor or model.  NO PHOTOS, VIDEOS ONLY!

***New Rules!

**Upon registration, competitors and their models give consent to Creative Age Publications, Inc. and all its properties to freely use in any form or manner they seem fit for Creative Age Publication’s magazines, websites and projects.  In addition, to reproduce all photographs, videos or such taken at the show, including those taken by photographers, or others hired for the show by Creative Age Publications.  Not limited to anyone working in conjunction with Nailpro Competitions.  All photos, images and videos or film shot are property of Creative Age Publications and may not be used without written permission.  Your registration is considered as a signed release.

 

Please use the following as your criteria: Resolution MUST 

**IMAGE AND VIDEO DELIVERY:  Please use a secure site to upload to upload and send your images.  Please make sure they will NOT BE DELETED AUTOMATICALLY!!  You must tell us how many files you sent in your email.  We have no way of knowing.  Please confirm we have received them.  It is your responsibility.

 

All submissions must be sent to Nailapaloozacomps@gmail.com

 

PHOTOGRAPHY/VIDEOS

A professional videographer is not necessary for your submission. If a professional photographer/videographer is used they must sign and return a Non-Exclusive Photography License. 

 

VIDEOS OF ENTRIES

You must submit 5 - 15  SECOND videos making sure to get all aspects of judging criteria according to the score sheets and or the judges criteria for each specific competition.  Go slow with the video, you want the judges to see everything.  Remember the videos should be easy for the judges to follow.  Be sure zoom in where you need to.  Review the video as a judge.  If you do not see all aspects of the nails the judges won't be able to judge them properly.  They will need to see all flaws and all of the beauty of every aspect of these nails.  

 

 

Photo #1 Presentation
Video #1 - Presentation and the underside of the nails

 

Photo #2 "C" Curve
Video #2 - "C" Curve of all 5 nails

 

Photo #3 - Right
Video #3 - Right Side walls and lateral view

 

Photo #4 - Left
Video #4 - Left walls and lateral view

 

Photo #5 - Overall
Video #5 - Overall and cuticles.  You will need to zoom in.

 

The 5 Video requirements For Nail Art work: (samples are below)

 

1.         Presentation – Nail Art all 10 nail tips in frame as tight as possible

2.         3 Videos close up A, B, C Each a different part of the entry.

3.         1 video – close up of the most detailed section you want us to see closely

 

Photo #1 - SB-HandPainted - Presentation
Video #1 - SB-HandPainted - Presentation

 

Photo #2 - SB-HandPainted - Closeup A
Video #2 - SB-HandPainted - Closeup A 

 

Photo #3 - SB-HandPainted - Closeup B
Video #3 - SB-HandPainted - Closeup B

 

Photo #4 - SB-HandPainted - Closeup C
Video #4 - SB-HandPainted - Closeup C

 

Photo #5 - SB-HandPainted - Closeup D
Video #5 - SB-HandPainted - Closeup D

 

 

Video Guidelines:

 

Be sure the videos are in focus.  Use a tripod if necessary.  Experiment with settings on the camera for the best presentation of your work.

 

SIZES:

Each 15 second video size is approximately 32MB.  Resolution should be around 1920-1080 in an .mp4 type.

 

NAMING FILES:

Technician Initials-competition (Hand positions)

Example:

JC-HPNA-Presentation, JC-HPNA-1Closeup, JC-HPNA-2Closeup, JC-HPNA-3Closeup

JC- 3-D-4Closeup, JC- 3-D5Detail.

 

JC-Sculptured Nail1-Presentation, JC-SalonSuccess-2 “C” Curves, JC-Sculptured Nail-3 RightSide,

JC-FreeStyle Sculptured -4 LeftSide, JC-French Twist-5 Overall JC- etc.

 

 

Registration Deadline: July 20, 2019 (10 days prior to when your submission is due)

Submission Deadline: July 30, 2019. 

 

  • Gel Paint Hand Painted (Vikings theme)
  • Soak-Off Gel Application
  • Sculptured Nails (Full Set)

 

Winners Announced Sunday September 22, 2019 at NAILPRO Sacramento 2019.

 

 

 


 

 


** New Rule/Change

Property of Nailpro World Nail Competitions © 2019 Creative Age Publications. All rules including judging criteria are NOT ALLOWED TO BE USED.   UNLESS WRITTEN APPROVAL IS GIVEN FROM NAILPRO COMPETITION DIRECTOR ONLY! All Nailpro Competition rules are copyrighted, and all rights reserved.