Club competitions & rules; 2019

Clonakilty Camera Club competitions and rules 2019

 

Textures in a landscape;
  • One image colour or monochrome
  • The image is to show the various textures we see in a landscapes.
  • Examples, contours on a hillside lit by a  sun, variation of patterned colour in a forest, crop patterns, ploughed fields, hedge patterns etc.
  • Image must have been taken within 1 year.Strut mounts may be used
  • Images will be judged on a club night by two club members.
  • Prize for 1st place.
  • FIAP category Colour/monochrome prints. Nature

 

Photo editing

  • No techniques that add, relocate, replace, or remove pictorial elements, except by cropping the image, are permitted
  • Removal of dust spots, digital noise or film scratches is permissible
  • Levels & curves adjustment, colour adjustment, dodging & burning are permissible but must appear natural
  • Colour images may be converted to black & white

 

Unusual Buildings (or usual buildings take from an unusual angle );
  • One image colour or monochrome
  • The image can be of the outside OR the inside of the building . The more unusual the image the better !
  • The building may be a ruin or derelict.
  • Image must have been taken within 1 year.
  • Strut mounts be used.
  • Images will be judged on a club night by two club members.
  • Prize for 1st place.FIAP category Colour/monochrome prints. Travel

 

Photo editing

  • No techniques that add, relocate, replace, or remove pictorial elements, except by cropping the image, are permitted
  • Removal of dust spots, digital noise or film scratches is permissible
  • Levels & curves adjustment, colour adjustment, dodging & burning are permissible but must appear natural
  • Colour images may be converted to black & white
Johnny Creedon Nature Competition

Judged by Mike Brown ( TBC)

Prints to be mounted

Due date : t.b.c.

 

POTY 2019

This year’s theme is N71, The Road to the West.

The rules for this particular competition can be found here.

 

Notes :

FIAP Categories :

II.5 Subject matter, categories and sections

Basically the subject to be treated by the author is free.

A) International salons can have the following categories:

  1. Black and White/Monochrome Prints (M)
  2. Colour Prints (C)
  3. Projected Images (PI M and/or C)
  4. Audiovisual (AV) (see FIAP document 2013/314 AV)

 

  1. B) They can have the following sections:
  • Open
  • Creative
  • Nature
  • Wildlife
  • Photojournalism
  • Travel
  • Series
  • Portfolios (Collections)
  • Themes

Thematic salons, such as salons with socio-documentary subjects are explicitly recommended, provided that the subject is broad enough and can be used by everyone (for example: “the theatre”, “man at work”, “childhood”, etc.). Themes can include Mobile Phone Photography

You can download a printable copy of the competitions and rules (excluding POTY) here.