Monthly Contest Rules and Categories

2020 Monthly Contest Categories




No Regular Monthly Meeting This Month

Shadows (State Fair Theme)

Ice Cream

Cameras in Motion

Low Angle

Disappearing Professions

Shapes / Forms in Nature

Annual Photo Contest
Members Judged Theme is the “Best of 2020”
This will be an “anything goes” category including collages & composites!
Your Best photo from 2020
Format is still 11 x 14 to match annual rules.

No Meeting


Monthly Contest Rules

Version # 01102020.M1    Posted 01/10/2020

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.
2.9. All entries must have the “competitor’s name, image title and an arrow indicating up” securely attached on the back, lower right hand corner. Information must be legible to the committee.
2.10. No photographer identifying information allowed on front.

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 on the LAPC web site for membership review.