Photo Contest

 

 

WARSAW COMMUNITY PUBLIC LIBRARY'S

11th ANNUAL AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

December 2-14, 2019

 ELIGIBILITY:

 Amateur photographers (age 18 and older) may enter up to two photography pieces taken during 2019. The categories are Color and Black/White.

  • Each entry must have a frame with a wire hanger or an easel. No names on the front of the photograph please. Mats are not considered frames. Mat and glass are optional.
  • All entries must be at least a 5x7 print. There is no maximum size, but the entry must be able to be displayed within the capabilities of Warsaw Community Public Library.
  • Photographs must be original.
  • It is the artist's responsibility to obtain releases from subjects in portraits.
  • Warsaw Community Public Library has the right to refuse to display an entry based upon questionable content, e.g. nudity is not allowed.

 

RECEIVING:

Photographers must deliver their work during library hours December 2-14.  Please bring the entries to the adult reference desk.

Entries will not be accepted after 2:00 p.m. Saturday Dec. 14, 2019.

 

JUDGING:

Judging will take place Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, December 17, 18, or 19 during normal business hours. Prizes will be awarded in each category, with one grand-prize winner.

 

DISPLAY:

Photos will be on display at the library December 30 – January 31. Displayed photographs may not be removed before 6:00 p.m. Friday, January 31, without permission from the WCPL adult programming administrator.

 

NOTIFICATION:

 A list of the winners will appear on our website www.warsawlibrary.org. Contest winners will receive notification by phone or e-mail.

 

PICK UP:

Photographs may be picked up at the reference desk February 1-15.

 

ENTRY FORM: 

You can get an entry form at the Reference Desk upstairs at the Library, or print the PDF off from this link: Entry Form 2019

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