Monthly (Open & Set Subject) Competition Rules
Excluding Trophy Competitions
OPEN TO ALL MEMBERS OF THE NORTHFIELDS CAMERA CLUB
Each member may enter a maximum of THREE prints per monthly competition.
The photographs will be awarded points out of 20.
Prints MUST be Titled on the Front or Back. Any print not titled will be refused entry into the competition.
Colour or Black & White prints are acceptable
Prints taken with either FILM or DIGITALLY are accepted.
Digital manipulation is accepted UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED.
Prints may be Home or Trade Processed.
To be judged by an outside judge.
ALL prints entered into a monthly competition are eligible for The Print Of The Year competition held in November.
To decide “The Photographer Of The Year” the highest score of each photographer from the monthly competitions will be taken and accumulated throughout the year. The Photographer with the highest score will be awarded Photographer Of The Year. In the event of a tie, the photographer with the most, highest scores will be awarded Photographer Of The Year.
Prints are free from restriction in terms of age, provided they have not scored points in previous monthly club competitions within the current year.
Prints may be entered again BUT NOT IN THE SAME YEAR, provided that noticeable alterations have been made since they were first submitted.
Authors may be required to submit the original print to the committee in the event of an objection being raised in regards to whether the print has noticeably changed.