Closing Date: September 30
Entries must be delivered to or mailed to:
Print Co-Chair Alan Moodie
1403 NE 106th, Seattle, WA 98125-7540
Categories: Small Prints & Large Prints
Small Prints - The mount size is to be 8"x10" minimum up to 11"x14" maximum.
Maximum print size is 8”x12”, with shapes being no more than 96 square inches. There is no minimum print size requirement, but the mount size must still be as specified above.
Large Prints - The mount size is to be a minimum of 8"x10" up to a maximum 16"x20", or up to 320 square inches for odd sizes. Maximum print size may be up to 16”x20” or 320 square inches for odd shapes, but smaller prints may be entered.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:
Judging criteria shall be based on the elements of Impact, Interest, Composition and Technical Quality
Judges are selected from outside the NWCCC organization
Small Prints & Large prints will be judged separately if entry numbers permit
1st, 2nd, 3rd place and Honorable Mention awards for the Color and Monochrome categories
A Best of Show is chosen from the combined Travelling and Open Print competition.
At the judge(s) discretion, Special Awards may also be awarded for select categories such as Portrait, Photojournalism, Nature, Creative, Landscape etc.
Awards will be announced and awarded at the Annual NWCCC Conference.
All prints will be displayed at the Annual NWCCC Conference.
Winning and Placing Prints will be digitally photographed and projected at the Annual NWCCC Conference.
They may also be show cased on the NWCCC web site
RETURN OF ENTRIES:
ALL PRINTS MUST BE PICKED UP IN PERSON AT THE CLOSE OF THE NWCCC CONFERENCE. (unless you have provided return postage). If you cannot pick them up yourself, please try to arrange for someone to pick up the prints. Your clubs Print Director will be responsible for coordinating pickup beyond the conference closing.
CONSENT & COPYRIGHT
The entrant must be the sole author of the copyright. By entering your images into the competition, you grant NWCCC the right to use your images for promotions and /or posting on the NWCCC web site. The photographer will be credited wherever possible. The ownership will remain the photographers.
Neither NWCCC nor its volunteers shall be held responsible for failure of receipt, loss, or damage of any images, regardless of method of submission, entered into any competition.