Images (L to R) by Tom Dodd, Sharon Prenton Jones, Ken Lester, Sharon Prenton Jones and Aneurin Phillips

 

NWPA Exhibition 2019 Rules

 

NWPA 2019 EXHIBITION - Acceptances can be downloaded by clicking here.

 

The ENTRANT must be a paid up member of a photographic club or society affiliated to the NWPA.
EVERY constituent image forming part of an entry must be originated by photographic means by the author who must hold the original copyright of all such constituent parts.
Please could you make sure when entering the exhibition that you put your last name first on the online entry form and put your email address. This is the only way we will have of contacting you.
By entering the exhibition you give consent to the NWPA to keep your email address and club details in our files. 

The Judges this year are:  

Brian Magor APSA, MPSA, EFIAP/b CPAGB,
Diana Magor EFIAP/b MPSA CPAGB LRPS BPE3*
Christine Widdall MPAGB, EFIAP, FBPE.

 

The selection date is Saturday May 4th at Craig y Don. Llandudno, doors will open at 10am, free entry and there will be a raffle.


The exhibition entry portal is open for entries until midnight on the 14th April: www.photocompentries.net?org=NWPA

Pay here

This year THE EXHIBITION includes 6 sections –

Print Section.

Open colour and Open Mono, You may enter up to 4 in each section

PRINTS must be mounted on card size 50 x 40 cm and no thicker than 2.5 mm.
Additionally, each print must have a TITLE together with the entrant’s NAME, email-ADDRESS and CLUB on the reverse TOP RIGHT of the mount. Also should it be accepted we would also need the price you want for the print on the back.

You must send a pdi of your prints via the on line entry form within the entry dates.

Make sure they are titled correctly, the same as on the back of the print.

 

PDIs.

There are 4 sections. You may enter up to 4 in each section. Image size 1600 x 1200 max

Entry will be via the on-line entry form accessed through the NWPA website

Scapes:

The focal point of the image must be ‘Scapes, this can be Land, Sea, City, Sky, etc. People or animals are only allowed to show scale.

Nature:-

You may crop, dodge, burn sharpen saturate or convert to mono. You may clone out but you may NOT clone anything in. You may not add any part of any other image into the finished image

Open Colour:

As it says OPEN but must show colour.

Open Mono:-

As it says OPEN, but must follow mono rules as follows:
FIAP/PAGB Definition of a MONOCHROME image – ‘A B&W image is one which has only a single tone e.g. cool, warm, sepia etc. A B&W image which has been modified by the addition of another colour/partial tone is a colour image’...

 

Images (L to R) by Dave Custance, Linda Bell, Robert Jones and Gwladys Roberts

 

IMAGES which are indistinguishable from one another, or with the same title, whether prints or projected images, will not be acceptable for judging. Images which have been accepted in any previous NWPA Exhibition will also not be judged.
ACCEPTED PRINTS have to be offered for sale {gallery requirements} and the amount expected by the author included on the back of each print... The NWPA will add other costs – gallery commission, frame cost, VAT etc
THE RIGHT of the NWPA to reproduce accepted images for the catalogue, web site {low resolution CD} is given by the author at the time of entry. COPYRIGHT remains with the author.

THE EXHIBITION COMMITTEE will endeavour to project all accepted projected images at the exhibition opening. Additionally the committee will aim to produce a catalogue listing of all acceptances.  A PDF will be sent to all entrants. The accepted images will be displayed on the NWPA website for a year. Venue Cymru has been booked for the following date; 3rd July to 22nd August 2019 for a maximum of 70 prints.

AWARDS:
Best Mono Print;
Best Colour Print;
Best Nature pdi;
Best Digital Art Image; (creative)
Best Scape pdi
Best Scape Print

 

EVERY CARE will be taken with entries but the NWPA cannot accept responsibility for loss or damage
The link is on the website (or click here)and you may enter the exhibition from 1st January and closes on 7th April, Closing date for prints is April 6th. Prints to be brought to the Interclub Battle at Craig y Don on April 6th or can be delivered to 206 Dinerth Road Rhos on Sea LL28 4UH by arrangement Tel: 01492 525919

Payment
There is the set fee of £12
You may enter as many sections as you like.
All payment is through PayPal. If there is a problem with this please contact me   Exhibition Organiser

 

The entries portal for the Exhibition is now open: www.photocompentries.net?org=NWPA

Pay here

 

If you should encounter any problems please feel free to contact Dave Flitcroft or Jean Chadwick Click here to email them both

 

Thank you
Jean Chadwick CPAGB AWPF BPE1*
Exhibition Organiser.