Monthly Contest Rules and Categories

2019 Monthly Contest Categories

January
Broken

February
Heart Shaped

March
Communication

April
Eight (State Fair Theme for 2019)

May
New Life

June
In A Row

July
Wood

August
Urban Nights

September
Entertainment

October
Mask

November
Annual Photo Contest
Members Judged Theme is the Guilty Pleasures
This will be an “anything goes” category including collages & composites!
Format is still 11 x 14 to match annual rules.

December
No Meeting

 

Monthly Contest Rules

Version # 01012017.1M    Posted 02/07/17

1. Eligibility
1.1. Competitors must be members in good standing with Linn Area Photo Club
1.2. Must be present during contest to win

2. Entry Format
2.1. Entries must be in print form only for scheduled category.
2.2. No restriction regarding print media. Glossy, matte, metallic, canvas etc.
2.3. Entries can be either color or black and white unless category specifies one or the other.
2.4. Entries must be the original work of the competitors.
2.5. Entries may be any size up to 11”X14”.
2.6. No backing required
2.7. Matting is optional
2.8. Entries can NOT be framed or include any type of covering. All entries must have the “competitor’s name, image title and an arrow indicating up” on the back. Information must be legible to the committee.

3. Entries, Prizes and Judging
3.1. Each competitor may submit up to two (2) photos in each monthly contest unless specifically changed by committee and notification made to membership.
3.2. Only the first Place winner will receive a prize.
3.3. Contest will be judged by a vote of the Linn Area Photo Club membership.

4. Updates
4.1. Any updates and/or changes will be noted by a version change and marked on the newest version for reference. The newest information will be sent to the membership.