Stroud Camera Club Young Photographer Competition 2017
1st place: £150 of photography vouchers kindly supplied by Renishaw
2nd place: Photography vouchers worth £75 donated by Sigma Freight Systems Ltd
3rd place: £50 of Photography vouchers supplied by London Camera Exchange
The Richard Pearse Memorial Prize of £100, donated by Stroud News & Journal, is an additional special award to the entrant submitting the photograph which, in the opinion of the judging panel, would most have been enjoyed by the founder of the competition, Richard Pearse 1953 – 2017
All entries must be received by midnight on 7th September 2017
See Terms and Conditions for full details
WHO CAN ENTER?
If you live in the Stroud District or go to school in the Stroud District you are eligible to enter our competition.
There are two age groups:
The younger age group is for photographers up to 14 years old – if you were born after September 1, 2003, that’s you.
The older group is for photographers between 14 and 18 – if you were born between September 1, 1998 and August 31, 2003, that’s you.
HOW TO ENTER
Entries should be submitted using the Entry Page. Each image filename must include the entrant’s name and image title in the following format Your_Name-Image_Name.jpg
(for example: Jo_Bloggs-Pretty_Sunset.jpg). Each image file must be no larger than 3MB. Please use the Entry Page linked below to submit your photographs for this competition.
For help with resizing digital images see our Resizing Advice Page.
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
It doesn’t matter what you take! Portraits, landscapes, natural history, architectural, surreal, black & white, colour. It’s what you love taking photographs of that counts. If you love it, we’ll love it, so get out and get shooting.
It doesn’t matter what you take it with! Whether you use the latest Canon technology, a mobile phone or a pinhole camera, it’s all the same to us. If you love it, we’ll love it. More than anything, we are looking for photographic flair and creativity.
Your entries must have been taken between January 1 and August 31 this year. We want you to go out and take fresh photographs with this competition in mind.
WHO WILL JUDGE THE COMPETITION?
The competition will be judged by the SCC Young Photographer Competition Committee.
Sabet Choudhury from BBC Points West will be presenting the prizes at the Awards Evening on Wednesday 27th September 2017 which is hosted by Renishaw. All short-listed entrants will be invited with further details to be announced nearer the time.