Here is part of the letter I just got, so hoping it gets shortlisted!!!!! Check out the contest at HIPA.AE
Greetings from HIPA,
Congratulations! Your photograph in General category is qualified to the Final judgment stage.
A number of shortlisted photographs (according to their rankings) will be chosen to be part of the annual HIPA book. All remaining shortlisted photographs will be published in our online gallery on the official HIPA website.
All shortlisted photographs will be used by HIPA during our international roadshow every year.
We wish you all the best,