Photography 2012

Class 84

Committee: Joan Stevenson (Chair) 519-463-5456, Bonnie Rounds, Debi Langille


  1. Entries will be received on Thursday between 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Friday between 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and remain until 4:30 p.m. on Sunday.
  2. Open to anyone who is not a professional photographer. A professional photographer is anyone who earns more than 40% of their income from photography.
  3. All photos must be the exhibitor's own original work and must not have been displayed at Drumbo Fair before.
  4. Only one entry per exhibitor per numbered section.
  5. Photos may be taken with any camera, however no manipulation of photos, alteration or enhancements will be allowed. Exception: Sections 1-5 only.
  6. All photos to be suitably mounted on black or white Bristol board or similar material. Please no frames or glass.
  7. Please attach entry tag to lower right-hand corner of the mat.
  8. Identical photos/images may not be entered under different classes.
  9. Photo prints should not be date stamped.
  10. Print size to be about 4"x6" (10x16 cm) and no larger than 5"x7" (13x18 cm) unless otherwise stated.

  11. Prize List – Exceptions Noted Below
    Section 1st 2nd 3rd
    1-32 $3.50 $3.00 $2.75

Digital Enhanced

Digital before and after using manipulation or special effects - two photos required (before and after)

  1. Water reflections
  2. Fireworks
  3. Sunrise
  4. Closeup
  5. Your Choice
  6. Coloured Photography

    Section 6-32 sponsored by Craig Baker

  7. A magnificent tree
  8. The big city
  9. My big back yard
  10. An outdoor sculpture
  11. The scenic river
  12. A farmer
  13. A veranda / porch
  14. Clouds
  15. A weed - with beauty
  16. Friends forever
  17. All in a row
  18. Family tradition(s) - 1st place also receives $25 voucher from Sears Portrait Studio, Brantford
  19. Dominant orange
  20. Pie - your interpretation
  21. Still kicking
  22. Water magic
  23. One frosty morning
  24. Twisted
  25. Novelty sign(s)
  26. Mushroom(s) or Toad stool(s)
  27. Black and White Photography

  28. Hand(s)
  29. Abstract or still life
  30. An interesting texture or pattern
  31. Favourite thing(s)
  32. Looking through the window
  33. Black and white together
  34. Your Choice
  35. Most Points in sections 1-32 sponsored by Joan Stevenson - $10.00


    Champion Coloured Photo - $5.00
    Champion Black & White Photo - $5.00
    Sponsored by Joan Stevenson


  36. Coloured Photograph - your choice
    Print to be a minimum of 8"x10"
    Sponsored by Joan Stevenson - $10.00
  37. Rural Scene - 4 photographs of 4 different crops, approximately 4"x6" photos, suitably mounted.
    Sponsored by John Morrison - $10.00
  38. Digital Poster - Create using your photos and a description advertising a special event i.e. the fair, a garage sale, birthday party, etc. Maximum size 11" x 17".
    Sponsored by The Drumbo Agricultural Society - $10.00
  39. People's Choice - 8"x10" (20x25 cm), suitably mounted. To be voted on by fairgoers. Balloting to close Saturday at 5 p.m.
    Sponsored by A Little Photo Lab & Studio, Paris - $10.00
  40. Mail in Postcard - create a postcard, your choice of subject. Mail postcard to : Joan Stevenson, Drumbo Agricultural Society, Box 37, Drumbo, Ontario N0J 1G0. Entries must be received by September 20, 2012Sponsored by The Drumbo Agricultural Society - $10.00

Enter your best pictures/images in the annual OAAS "Fair Photo Contest". Photos must be taken at this year's fair and submitted by non-professional photographers. For more detailed information refer to OAAS Photo Competition section in the Drumbo Fair Prize List or on the website.

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