Visual Pursuits Videos

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Video Categories

Guide for All Members

This category includes topics that should be useful to all organization members. It covers the basic usage of the system and summaries of the features. Image handling and management functions are discussed in different categories.

Images, Galleries, and Competion Submissions

These topics are intended for everybody and include how to upload and submit images to competitions and create galleries.

Managing Competitions

These topics are intended for Competition Managers.

Competitions: Initial Setup

This video provides a general discussion about how to setup your competitions for the first time. It discusses the overall architecture of the Visual Pursuits system for managing competitions.
Duration: 00:08:58

Annual Competitions

This topic demonstrates how to setup annual competitions and import images from other competitions.
Duration: 00:07:22

Awards and Award Sets

This demonstrates how to configure and use Awards and Award Sets with Visual Pursuits websites and the Image Competition Manager program.
Duration: 00:10:22

Category Competitions

Category Competitions allow users to enter images in each competition level (category) of a competition for specialized competitions. This should not be used for normal competitions.
Duration: 00:06:09

Competition Groups

This demonstrates how any why you should configure your Competition Groups.
Duration: 00:07:36

Competition Levels

This demonstrates how to import or create Competition Levels for different membership proficiency levels.
Duration: 00:02:53

Competition Types

You are likely to have multiple types of competitions. This topic demonstrates how to create the defaults used for your competitions.
Duration: 00:04:48

Image Competition Manager (ICM)

This utility is used by Competition Managers to display and judge competitions while disconnected from the Internet. Data are images are synchronized with the website.

Multi-Competition and Multi-Level Awards

This video shows how to configure awards sets for multi-level and multi-competition awards and how those awards are assigned using the Image Competition Manager (ICM) program.
Duration: 00:06:33

Print Competitions

This topic provides suggestions for handling print competitions.
Duration: 00:06:38

Submit Images to another Organization using a Free Account

An organization that is a guest member of a larger organization can submit images to the hosting organization competitions using the methods described in this video. A Free Visual Pursuits account can be used for this purpose.
Duration: 00:08:12

Submitting Images to another Organization from Competitions

This demonstrates how to submit images from your organization's competitions directly into a parent organization's competition or a competition where you are identified as a guest organization. The hosting organization may be a council or any other type of organization that accepts submissions from another organization.
Duration: 00:06:28

Upload Member Images into Competitions

Competition Managers can upload images from other authors directly into competitions hosted by the organization or a parent organization. This video demonstrates how this is done.
Duration: 00:06:46

Website Judging

These topics are intended for judges and Competition Managers.

Website and Membership Administration

These are topics for the website Administrators, Membership Managers, and Content Managers.

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