Photography

Rules Governing Exhibit:

  1. Exhibitors may enter only their own works of art. All exhibits must be original.
  2. Photos must not have been previously exhibited. Photos must not be more than 2 years old.
  3. Exhibitors may not enter more than one photo in each item number. (Two photos by the same person may not be entered against each other.) A MAXIMUM OF 20 PHOTOS PER EXHIBITOR – ANY COMBINATION NON COLORED / COLORED / HAND COLORED has been set.
  4. Do not enter the same photo in non-colored and colored classes!
  5. NO FRAMES ALLOWED! Photos must be SECURELY mounted on sturdy, WHITE tag board that is no larger than 8½”x11”. Please leave a margin of at least 1” at the top to accommodate a hole for hanging. Entry tags must be stapled to the upper right hand corner.
  6. Photos must be enlarged to 5”x7”. NO 4×6 prints! NO 8”x10” enlargements.
  7. No matting on any photos. Photos should be mounted SECURELY using rubber cement. NO CORNER MOUNTS! NO TAPE!
  8. Exhibitors must indicate the type of camera used (FILM, DIGITAL, or MOBILE) on the front of the exhibit.
  9. No entries accepted after 6:00 p.m. on Entry Day.
  10. OPEN TO AMATEURS ONLY!
  11. Exhibits can be disqualified by the superintendent or judge for failure to follow any of the above rules.
  12. Items are for exhibit only, not as a sales promotion. Do not quote prices while exhibits are on display.

For more information on the different classes of photography, please visit 2014 OPEN CLASS PREMIUM LIST.