Photography 2015

Class 84

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


    1. Entries will be received on Thursday between 4:00 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. All photos to be suitably mounted on black or white Bristol board or similar material. Please no frames or glass.
    6. Please attach entry tag to top right-hand corner of the mat.
    7. Identical photos/images may not be entered under different classes.
    8. Photo prints should not be date stamped.
    9. Print size to be about 4"x6" (10x16 cm) and no larger than 5"x7" (13x18 cm) unless otherwise stated.


Prize List – Exceptions Noted Below
Section 1st 2nd 3rd
1-42 $3.50 $3.00 $2.75
43-47 $10.00    

Digital Enhanced

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

    1. Ghostly image(s)
    2. Wild winter weather
    3. Sunrise
    4. Neglect
    5. Your Choice

Coloured Photography

Section 6-24 sponsored by Craig Baker

    1. Oh, no!
    2. Clown(s)
    3. License plate
    4. Windup Toy
    5. Unexpected
    6. Windmill
    7. A tree in bloom
    8. Fireworks
    9. Frozen in time
    10. Sandcastles or sculptures
    11. Something white and fluffy
    12. Something I found along the roadside
    13. Buttons
    14. A storm, any season
    15. An expressive face
    16. A carved pumpkin
    17. Scotch thistle in bloom
    18. Over the edge
    19. Foot prints
    20. Flavours
    21. Teen life
    22. Dominate yellow
    23. Flags flying
    24. In costume
    25. Feathered friends - 1st place also receives a $25.00 voucher from Sears Portrait Studio, Brantford

Black and White Photography

Section 31-42 sponsored by The Ayr News

    1. Wheels
    2. Eyelashes
    3. Something fishy
    4. Little helper
    5. Tools
    6. Forgotten barns
    7. Out my window
    8. Apple of my eye
    9. A tower
    10. The moon
    11. A dirt road in the spring
    12. Your choice

Most Points in sections 1-42 sponsored by Joan Stevenson - $10.00


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


  1. Coloured Photograph - your choice
    Print to be a minimum of 8"x10"
    Sponsored by Joan Stevenson - $10.00
  2. Colour Photograph of a heritage building - Print to be a minimum of 8"x10"
    Sponsored by John Morrison - $10.00
  3. Photo Book - can be created by someone else (i.e. Kodak, Creative Memories, Blurb, etc) as long as you take the photos and design the pages.
    Sponsored by The Drumbo Agricultural Society - $10.00
  4. 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 The Drumbo Agricultural Society- $10.00
  5. 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 24, 2015Sponsored by Craig Baker - $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.