Photography 2017

Class 84

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

Entries will be received on Thursday between 4:00 to 8:00 pm and Friday between 9:00 to 10:00 am and remain until 4:30 pm on Sunday.


  1. Photography is open to anyone who is not a professional photographer. A professional photographer is anyone who earns more than 40% of their income from photography.
  2. All photos must be the exhibitor's own original work and must not have been displayed at Drumbo Fair before.
  3. Only one entry per exhibitor per numbered section.
  4. Digital enhancement allowed in Sections 1-5 only.
  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 edge of border.
  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
1-45 $3.50 $3.00 $2.75
46-50 $10.00

Digital Enhanced

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

  1. Farm scene
  2. Sun set
  3. Hot air balloon
  4. Mother Nature - any wild animal
  5. Your Choice

Coloured Photography

Sponsored by Craig Baker

  1. An unusual tree stump
  2. A special flower garden
  3. Birds in flight
  4. Refelections in the water
  5. A family of boots
  6. Farm babies
  7. Hay bales
  8. Picking apples
  9. Winter fun
  10. A senior moment
  11. Corn harvest
  12. Ain't she sweet
  13. Tea with Grandma
  14. A school
  15. Storage board
  16. Action at the fair
  17. July 1, 2017
  18. Gone fishing
  19. Snow and trees
  20. Swimming hole
  21. Great expressions (faces people make)
  22. Dominate red
  23. Bowl of fruit
  24. Illuminated at night
  25. A community event
  26. Feet in the water
  27. At the soccer game
  28. A rainbow
  29. Afterrnoon nap
  30. Solar energy

Black and White Photography

Section 36-45 sponsored by The Ayr News

  1. Staircase
  2. Train tracks
  3. Transportation
  4. Storm clouds
  5. A rail fence
  6. Shadows
  7. A windmill
  8. Insects
  9. A spider web
  10. Your choice

Most Points in sections 1-45 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 an old farm house  - 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 21, 2017.
    Sponsored 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.