All entries must submit media for judging via the online entry system. Each media type has specific technical requirements, as outlined below.
Submission media options vary by category. Refer to the categories section for details on the submission options for each category.
JUDGING MEDIA: This media will be reviewed by the jury.
SUPPORTING MEDIA: This media is not required, but may be viewed at the jury's discretion.
REFERENCE MEDIA: This media is required. The jury will see these images, but they will not be judged.
THUMBNAIL: Every entry requires a thumbnail image. The jury will see this for reference only, it will not be judged.
The ADC Annual Awards accept and celebrate entries from around the world. All work should be submitted in its original language. English translations are required for all work in another language.
Image Media: For entries in a language other than English, provide an English translation in the "Judging Description / Translation" field with the individual media.
Video Media: For video entries in a language other than English, provide English subtitles in the video or a translation in the "Judging Description / Translation" field with the individual media.
URL Media: For URL entries in a language other than English, use the "Judging Description / Translation" field with the individual media to provide any necessary instructions in English.
PDF Media: All PDF entries must be submitted in English.
Reference Image files will only be accepted through the online entry system and are required for all entries. These images may be used by The One Show for promotional purposes. The jury will see these images, but they will not be judged.
NOTE: Specific audio submission options do not require reference images, but they may be submitted with the entry.
The images should reflect the content of your entry.
For Content Video entries, reference images should be high res stills from the video.
When submitting multiple images, each should be unique. Do not submit duplicate images for one entry.
The longest side of each image should be at least 2400 pixels long
The longest side of each image must be a maximum of 4800 pixels long
Each file must be no larger than 5 MB
Each file must be a high res JPEG or PNG
Each file should be RGB color mode
Image files will only be accepted through the online entry system. Images submitted can be:
Artwork Image (the original content or artwork as it ran)