CAPTURED: Boroondara Life 2013 Open Photo Competition

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To celebrate our 60th anniversary, the Camberwell Camera Club invites you to take part in our open photo competition giving you a chance to win a prize and exhibit your work in public, for free.

All entries to the “CAPTURED: Boroondara Life 2013 Open Photo Competition” competition will be printed by the Camberwell Camera Club and displayed as an integral part of our 60th Anniversary Exhibition, entitled “Bringing the World To Camberwell”.

The Open (over-18) and Junior (under-18) categories aim to provide photographers of all ages and levels the opportunity to contribute, exhibit and win.

 The public exhibition will be held at Camberwell Junction, along Camberwell and Riversdale Roads, from Saturday 10th August to Sunday 25th August 2013.

Prizes include:

  • Ted’s Cameras voucher (to the value of $250)
  • Bose headphones (valued at $200)
  • Two professional photographic printing vouchers from CPL Printers (to the value of $150 each)
  • Camberwell Junction shopping voucher (to the value of $100)
  • Two Gold Class Village Cinema tickets
  • Village Cinema voucher (to the value of $50)

Entry Form

Read the Terms and Conditions

How to enter

What kind of camera do I need?

Use your iPhone or other phone camera, a simple compact camera or a DSLR if you have one, and enter your best images for the opportunity to see your work displayed as part of a public exhibition, as well as the chance to win a prize.

What photograph can I enter?

You can enter up to two photographs on any subject matter, provided the photographs are taken within Boroondara.

It could be a photo of family and friends; playing at your local park; the Camberwell Sunday market; or the sun rising over your back fence. Don’t forget the beautiful architecture and streetscapes we have in Boroondara too!

Ensure that you provide a title for each photo you enter, as well as your details on the entry form. See the full details on how to enter below.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are submitting photos of other people you must have their permission to do so.

 Entry categories and prizes

OPEN SECTION (Category O) – for everyone aged 18 years and over as at 1 July 2013

1st Prize:        Ted’s Cameras voucher (to the value of $250)

2nd Prize:      Professional photographic printing vouchers from CPL Printers  (to the value of $150)

3rd Prize:       Two Gold Class Village Cinema tickets

JUNIOR SECTION (Category J) – for everyone aged 17 years and under as at 1 July 2013

1st Prize:        Bose headphones (valued at $200)

2nd Prize:      Professional photographic printing vouchers from CPL Printers   (to the value of $150)

3rd Prize:       Village Cinema voucher (to the value of $50)

CAMBERWELL TRADERS ASSOCIATION ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD

Prize:              Camberwell Junction shopping voucher (to the value of $100)

Note: This award will be chosen from the above categories by CTA.

Winner announcement and prize-giving

Winners will be announced at Degani Bakery Cafe, 536 Riversdale Road, Camberwell at 11.00 am on Saturday 10th August as part of the official exhibition opening.  All entrants are invited to attend and view their work on display.

Exhibition of competition entries

All competition entries will be printed by the Camberwell Camera Club and displayed as an integral part of our 60th Anniversary Exhibition, entitled “Bringing the World To Camberwell”.

 Facebook

The Camberwell Camera Club’s Facebook page will include a selection of entries during the course of the competition. Winning entries will also be published online via Facebook and the Camberwell Camera Club’s own website (camberwellcameraclub.org.au).

 HOW TO ENTER

Please follow the steps below and take note of the file name and image size specifications.  This is to ensure your photographs are entered into the correct category and your details are accurate when we print your images.

  1. Download an Entry Form and fill in your details.
  2. Read the Terms and Conditions and tick the box on the entry form to confirm you agree to them.
  3. Sign and scan your Entry Form and return it with your images in PDF format. A legible photo of the entry form is also acceptable.
  4. Email the Entry Form and your photos to capturedcompetition@gmail.com with the subject title “Boroondara Life”.

Entry specifications

  • Photographs must have been taken in Boroondara.
  • Photographs can be on any subject matter.
  • If the photo submitted for entry contains the image of a person, you must have their permission to enter the photo.
  • If your photo is of a person under the age of 18, you must have permission from their parent or legal guardian to enter the photo.
  • Up to 2 entries per person may be entered into the appropriate category where the under 18 age category is ‘J’ for Junior and the over 18 age category is ‘O’ for Open.
  • Images must be submitted as a JPEG (.jpg) file and up to a maximum of 5MB in size.
  • Image filenames must be in the following format:  category-lastname-firstname-title.jpg

e.g.           j-smith-alison-the sunset in my backyard.jpg

  • Entry form filenames must be in the following format:  category-lastname-firstname-entryform.pdf or.jpg

e.g.           j-smith-alison-entryform.pdf

  • Entry forms must be scanned or photographed and sent in either PDF or JPEG (.jpg) format together with your images by email.
  • Entries must be emailed to capturedcompetition@gmail.com with the subject title “Boroondara Life”.
  • Entries must be received by Monday 1st July 2013 at midnight and be submitted according to the instructions given. No hardcopy images will be accepted.

 Questions

If you have any questions, please contact us by email via capturedcompetition@gmail.com

Good luck!