The first competition of the new year will be held on January 17. The theme is Nature. The club parameters for this competition are as follows: NATURE - Something that exists in nature: An insect, butterflies, leaves, etc. Includes birds and fish, no man made objects. Reality Based. No elements may be moved, cloned, added, deleted, rearranged, or combined. No manipulation or modification is permitted except resizing, cropping, selective lightening or darkening, and restoration of original color of the scene. No special effect filters can be applied. Any sharpening must appear natural.
Digital, print and slide entries at all levels are welcome. If submitting print entries please try to submit a digital copy in addition so that the membership might more easily view your entry. Print submissions should be submitted by 5:45 pm the night of the competition to allow time for the print displays to be readied. Please submit your digital entries by 11:59 on Tuesday, January 10, 2012. The entry portal on the web is now open for this competition. If you have any questions and/or comments please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Diane Racey will judge. A no-host dinner with the judge will be at the Greenhouse CafÃ© beginning at 4:30pm. All members are invited.
Diane joined her first camera club in 1981, has been a school photographer since 1982, and a very active member of PSA since 1985, as well as an active member of S4C. Diane started her photographic expedition in the darkroom with black & white, and has now gone digital. She has a background in Fine Arts.