OverviewSubmission RulesJudging Process & CriteriaPrizes

Contest Information:

Fancy yourself an in-game photographer having mastered the ins and outs of gpose? Show us your skills in this contest!

Fancy yourself an in-game photographer having mastered the ins and outs of gpose? Show us your skills in this contest!

Submission Rules:

  • All screenshots must be taken using the in game gpose system with no mods, this includes external filters (such as GShade), custom poses and editing (such as photoshopping)
  • You are only allowed to submit one screenshot
  • Be creative with your submissions! Have a favorite moment from the MSQ you want to create? Maybe a glamour to show off? Go for it!
  • Group submissions are okay! Just please note your prize will only be given to the player who submitted the entry
  • These screenshots must specifically be taken for LunarCon, please do not use ones you have taken in the past
  • Only enter once
  • All entries are finalized
  • Note that your entry may be used in future promotional material for LunarCon

Judging Process & Criteria:

Judging Process:
  • Judges will be reviewing your submission based on the criteria listed.
  • Each submission can be scored up to 10 points per criteria per judge.
  • All scores of a submission will be tallied to a total score.
  • The submission with the highest score is the winner.

Judging Criteria: 

Your entry will be judged by the following criteria:

  • Creativity - how creative or unique are the themes and elements in the shot?
  • Composition - does the image have a good flow and natural focal points?
  • Artistic Direction - is there an artistic use of lighting, setting, mood, fashion, etc?
  • Theme - does the image fit the theme or topic the photographer is trying to evoke?


  • Disclaimer: Prizes can only be handed out on NA Data Centers

The prizes for Screenshot Contest are as follows:
  • First Place: 20 million gil (NA Data Center) + Detailed Chibi Style Fully Colored Artwork by Candy The DoodlesPrince  
  • Second Place: 10 million gil (NA Data Center) + Gummy (Simplier Chibi Style with Cell/Flat Coloring) Artwork by Candy The DoodlesPrince
  • Third Place: 5 million gil (NA Data Center) + Mini (Extra Simplified Itty Bitty Chibi Style with Flat Colors) Artwork by Candy The DoodlesPrince

Gil contributions provided by: Lrek, Arya Ranahiir, Akari Zanto, Diamond Dust Entertainment, Bedlam Aura, Sailysium Leingod, Og Mandino, Calia Balor, and other Anonymous donors in the FFXIV community!