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POMONA SHOWGROUNDS

Corner Exhibition Street and Pavilion Street, Pomona, Queensland, Aust. 4568

PHOTOGRAPHY

Stewards:

Davina Foster (ph. 0413 45 4768) &

Brooke Fehlberg (ph. 0402 757 777)

 

 

Entry Methods:

  • In person – Location to be advised & dates subject to change.

    10am-1pm Saturday 31st August 2019 or

    9am-5pm Tuesday 3rd September 2019 (subject to

    change)

  •  Via post to:

     Attention Photography Stewards.

     Noosa Country Show.

     PO Box 260

     Pomona Qld 4568.

     Please include reply paid postage if return by

     mail desired.  

     Otherwise, entries can be picked up on collection

     day.

  •  By alternate arrangement with Stewards.

 

 

Exhibition Venue: The Squash Courts, Pomona Showground. (N.B. Please deliver entries to upstairs room of tennis club)

 

Entry Fee:

Adults $2 per entry (18+)

Junior $1.50 per entry (under 18)

 

Prizes:

Adult Division

1st $100, Ribbon & Certificate

2nd $20, Ribbon & Certificate

Highly Commended - Ribbon & Certificate

Grand Champion - $100 voucher

Sponsored by - Design On Display, Ribbon & Certificate

 

Junior Division 

1st $20, Ribbon & Certificate

2nd $5, Ribbon & Certificate

Highly Commended - Ribbon & Certificate

Grand Champion - $50 voucher

Sponsored by - Pomona Newsagency

 

People's Choice Award - $100 Voucher

Sponsored by - The Art Hub Cooroy, Ribbon & Certificate

 

Lucky Draw Prize - $100 Voucher

Sponsored by - Design On Display

(One chance per photo entered via number generator)

 

Divisions

ADULTS (18+) & JUNIOR (under 18)

 

Classes:

  1. “ITS SHOWTIME” - Noosa Country Showtime

      SPECIFICALLY! This may be a photo taken at any

     one of our NOOSA COUNTRY SHOWS ONLY.

  2. BIRDS - This may be a photo of a single bird, group

     of birds or a full flock. Flying or stationary.

 

  3. MOBILE PHONE PIC OF A PERSON OR PEOPLE - It is 

     imperative that this photo is taken with a mobile

     phone or tablet. It also must show people. It may

     be a portrait of one person, a candid shot of

     people in a social situation or a group of people

     at an event e.g. people at the markets or

     concert etc. These pictures may be straight from

     the phone unedited or you may enhance them

     using a editing app. You may be creative and

     make it quite artistic if desired.

 

  4. COOROORA - .The subject of this section is Mount

     Cooroora. It can be up close, in the distance, on

     top, with people or without. As long as we can tell

     that it is Mount Cooroora.

 

  5. ARCHITECTURE - Show us those lines – straight or

     curved. Small buildings or tall. Entire structures or

     close up details.

 

Exhibiting Requirements

     ***Major changes to entry requirements***

  1. All prints be submitted as just a print only or with a flush backing mount e.g. cardboard or thick paper. NO BOARDERS!! If a mount is used, there must be none sticking out from the sides of the photo.

  2. All entries will be hung with sticky Velcro tabs on the back (we supply & affix for you).

  3. All photographs to be approx. A4 size e.g. 8x12”, 8x10” depending on your camera’s ratio. You can crop image to different proportions for overall effect.

  4. Name of exhibitor should NOT appear on front.

  5. Exhibitors name, contact number, photo title, class & division are to be written on back of the entered mount. It is advised to write these details on another piece of paper or sticker and attach to back to avoid having the imprint coming through to the surface if entering print only.

  6. It is strongly suggested to submit your photos with a piece of paper or fabric between each one and then placed in a folder together with your name and division on the outside.

  7. LIMIT OF SIX (6) ENTRIES PER CATEGORY PER PERSON.

  8. NO PREVIOUS WINNING PHOTOS (1st, 2nd, HC) CAN BE ENTERED.

 

 

 Rules

 

  1. All entries are subject to General Show Rules.

  2. Entries must be original work of exhibitor.

  3. All work must be suitable for general viewing.

  4. All exhibits will be judged.

  5. Entry forms must be fully completed and signed by the entrant and be submitted with entry fee.

  6. All reasonable care will be taken but the Show Society will NOT accept liability for loss or damage.

  7. The Stewards reserve the right to reclassify or reject any entries not complying with topics or entry requirements.

  8. Exhibitors agree to permit reproduction of their work for promotional purposes.

  9. Entries & prizes must be collected at the Squash Courts between 10am & 12pm on Sunday 8th September 2019 or by special arrangement with the Stewards. Any postal winnings will be bank deposited.

  10. All prize money/vouchers unclaimed by 30th September 2019 will be forfeited to the Noosa Show Society.

  11. The People’s Choice Award will be awarded on Saturday 7th September 2019 after all votes have been counted. Winner will be made known on collection day.

 

Special Printing Offers for Show Entries from Sponsors

 

Harvey Norman Photo Centre - both Gympie & Noosa Stores- are offering:

8x12” @ $1.95 and 8x10” @ $1.50.

 

LiveLife Pharmacy Cooroy is offering 50% off their usual printing prices.

 

Volunteers Wanted: The Stewards would appreciate help with set up, pack up and, especially, manning the exhibit on show days. Please contact us if you can help.

Please Note - All entries are subject to General Show Rules.

 

 

 

 

Sponsors for Photography Competition

Photography By Davina

Images by Brooke Fehlberg

Pomona Newsagency

Design On Display

The Art Hub Cooroy

Harvey Norman Photo Centre - Gympie

Harvey Norman Photo Centre - Noosa

LiveLife Pharmacy Cooroy