Photography 2019

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
1-44 $3.50 $3.00 $2.75
45-49 $10.00

Digital Enhanced

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

  1. Ice formation
  2. Silhouette
  3. Nature
  4. Sunrise
  5. Your Choice

Coloured Photography

Sponsored by Craig Baker

  1. A special occasion
  2. Graffiti
  3. Hot air balloon
  4. Dominant purple
  5. A war memorial
  6. Stripes and curves
  7. A visit to the farm
  8. Public space
  9. Farm sign
  10. Tea party
  11. 150 jelly beans
  12. Unusual birdhouse
  13. Weather vane
  14. Staircase
  15. Relics of yesteryear
  16. Potholes
  17. Classic car
  18. Ice jam
  19. Freezing rain
  20. Snowboarding
  21. Hockey game
  22. Bird nest
  23. Rock garden
  24. That special pet
  25. Winter fun
  26. Kids at the fair
  27. Tree ornament
  28. Gone fishing
  29. Best friend
  30. Dramatic sky

Black and White Photography

Section 35-44 sponsored by The Ayr News

  1. A snowman
  2. Rail fence
  3. Spider web
  4. Abandoned!
  5. Windy
  6. Freezing rain results
  7. Silo(s)
  8. Skiing, water or snow
  9. Selfie
  10. Your choice

Most Points in sections 1-44 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. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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 19, 2019.
    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