1. Three competitions will be held monthly
(monochrome prints, colour prints and digital images
Entries may be home produced or trade
A maximum of two entries per member in
each of the competition categories will be
In order to encourage new work no print or
digital image is to be more than four years old.
Monochrome prints which have been toned or
coloured in any way are to be entered into the monochrome
Only paid up members will be eligible to
enter the monthly competitions.
2. All prints are to be mounted unless
advised to the contrary at the previous meeting and the title written on the
The minimum print size is 7×5 ins.
The maximum print size is to be A3 excluding an
appropriately sized mount.
3. All entries/titles should be
submitted to the Competition Secretary by either email, post or by telephone
by on the Sunday prior
to the competition evening. The digital image file, in jpeg format and
titled should be forwarded to the nominated co-ordinator by email or other
suitable medium (i.e. memory stick or CD) prior to the competition
The Club reserves the right to charge the
sum of £1 per competition to persistent late entrants who fail to submit their
entries on time having given them one final
4. Competition entries will be marked out
of ten and half marks are acceptable.
The highest score from each member will be
carried forward and added to the points gained in subsequent competitions for
the annual points cup/trophy.
5. Prints and digital images entered in
a monthly competition may not be entered into another competition in that
season, i.e. September to December or January to April. A competition winner
may not be entered into any further monthly internal
6. By entering a print or digital image,
the entrant warrants that the image is their own work, taken by
7. The Competition Secretary and the
Committee shall be final arbiters in any dispute.
8. If a club member judges a monthly
competition an average mark will be awarded in each competition that the judge