Only images taken in the two years prior to the competition date are eligible for entry to the competitions.
Titles of all competition images must be given to the competition secretary no later than 1 week before the competition takes place.
A given image may only be entered once in each type of competition.
Maximum mounted size for prints is 40cm x 50cm (20" x 16")
Projected images must be 1920 pixels wide x 1080 pixels high as detailed in the merit competition rules below. Note this means that a landscape format image has a maximum width of 1920 pixels and a portrait image has a maximum height of 1080 pixels.
Photographers can enter up to 6 images across the following classes:
Pictorial - a scenic image such as a landscape or creative image. Composite images may be entered, but the majority of the image composition must be the photographers own work.
Portrait - Human
Flora and Fauna - A category for your wildlife, animal and flower images. Animals may be captive and normal digital image manipulation may be carried out on the images.
An additional 2 images may be entered into the Set Subject category- The 2016/17 subject is "The Sea"
The competition will be judged by an external judge. There are 2 parts to the competition Prints and Projections which will be held on separate nights with different judges