Photography 2018

Class 84

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

Entries will be received on Thursday between 2:30 to 8:30 pm  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. A frosty morning
  2. Twisted
  3. Ice formation
  4. Sunrise
  5. Your Choice

Coloured Photography

Sponsored by Craig Baker

  1. Human emotion
  2. FAll colours
  3. Snowman
  4. Batter up!
  5. Still life
  6. Camping
  7. At work on the farm
  8. Graduation
  9. Classic car
  10. Ice jams
  11. Soccer field
  12. Sunset
  13. Shape circle
  14. Coffee break
  15. Unusual birdhouse
  16. A special occasion
  17. Flooding rivers
  18. Dominate blue
  19. A cattle barn
  20. Waterfalls
  21. Gone fishing
  22. Nature closeup
  23. Curling arena
  24. Skiing
  25. My favourite pet
  26. Repeat pattern
  27. Wild life
  28. Beach days
  29. Best friend
  30. A day at the fair

Black and White Photography

Section 36-45 sponsored by The Ayr News

  1. Old farm equipment
  2. Still life
  3. Shadows
  4. Snow banks
  5. Wind turbines
  6. A toast
  7. A collection
  8. Insects
  9. Tracks in the snow
  10. Indoor sports event

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 "abandoned"  - 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, 42 Centre St, Drumbo, Ontario N0J 1G0. Entries must be received by September 20, 2018.
    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.