Competitions

 

Carnkie Camera Club

We meed every Wednesday all year round. In the summer months we try and arrange field trips to local locations every other week.

 

For details of the planned schedle please see the

club diary

 

 

Sending Photos

When sending images for viewing on club evenings please send them to the following email address.

 

 

You will receive an automated reply to acknowledge receipt of your email. Please note that this email is not monitored on a regular basis, do not send any other emails to this address as you will not get a reply.

Competition Themes

On the last meeting of every month we hold a friendly 'fun competition'

October

Black and White Structures

(Natural or man-made structures in Black and White)

November

Portrait of a Person

(a posed portrait of a person, no candids, no animals)

December

Zig-Zag

(Interpret as you wish)

January 2018

Broken

February

Any Black and White Image

March

Repeating Patterns

April

Unusual Perspective

May

Car Detail

June

Harbour

July

The Colour Pink

August

Graffiti

September

Long Exposure

October

Reflection(s) in Glass

November

Bad Weather

December

Urban Macro

Competition Rules

The rules for the monthly competitions are very straight-forward:

 

  • All Photographs must have been taken by the member entering them
  • All photographs must have been taken within 12 months of the competition date
  • All photos must be printed - home or commercially made prints are accepted
  • The maximum size for all prints is A4 (portrait or landscape)
  • If a print is smaller than A4 then please mount it on A4 card for easy framing
  • Unless specified otherwise, prints may be in colour or black and white
  • The maximum number of entries per member is two
  • The same photo must not have been previously entered for a club competition
  • All prints must be unframed and unmounted

 

 

All competitions will be judged by a ballot of members or by an apponted judge.

Points will be awarded for competitions on the following basis, points will count towards the annual club 'Photographer Of The Year' award.

 

1 point for each print entered (up to a max of two)

5 points for first place

4 points for second place

3 points for third place

2 points for fouth place

1 point for 5th place