Committee: Debi Langille, Nancy Ulrich, Janine Werby





ENTRIES Complete entries online using above link. Entry forms may be printed and submitted by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Entries must be received by midnight, Sunday, September 15. 


ENTRIES CLOSE: Register your entries by midnight, Sunday, September 15, 2024.

BRING EXHIBITS:On Wednesday, September 18, 2024 between 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm bring exhibits to the Exhibit Hall at the fairgrounds. White entry tags to be attached before bringing items to the fairgrounds.

REMOVE EXHIBITS: Sunday, September 22, 2024 between 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Prize money cheques to be picked up at this time.


  • 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.
  • All photos must be the exhibitor's own original work and must not have been displayed at Drumbo Fair before.
  • Only one entry per exhibitor per numbered section.
  • Digital enhancement allowed in Classes 31-33 only.
  • All photos to be suitably mounted on black or white Bristol board or similar material. No frames or glass.
  • Please attach entry tag to top right edge of border.
  • Identical photos/images may not be entered under different classes.
  • Photo prints should not be date stamped.
  • Print size to be about 4"x6" (10x16 cm) and no larger than 5"x7" (13x18 cm) unless otherwise stated.

Prizes: 1st: 4.00, 2nd: $3.50, 3rd: $3:00. Specials: $10

BLACK & WHITE - Section "BW"

Sponsored by The Ayr News

  1. Portrait
  2. Silhouette
  3. Generations
  4. Architecture
  5. Tools of the Trade
COLOUR - Section "CO"

Sponsored by DAS

  1. Flower Power
  2. Weeds are Pretty Too!
  3. Feathered friends
  4. Forest Foraging
  5. Sunrise/Sunset
  6. Teaching Moment
  7. Nap Time
  8. Furry Friends
  9. All in a Row
  10. Bad Hair Day
  11. Wide World of Sports
  12. Meandering Path
  13. Balancing Act
  14. Stonewalled
  15. Seeing Red
  16. Little Critters
  17. Family Treasure
  18. Close Up
  19. Dance Me to the Moon
  20. Early Morning Dew
  21. Wonder of Water
  22. Fire's Burning
  23. Plane(s), Train(s) and / or Automobile(s)
  24. Feast for the Eyes
  25. My Home Town

Sponsored by The Ayr News

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

  1. Your choice
  2. Motion
  3. Night
SPECIALS - Section "SP"
  1. Colour photograph - your choice
    Print to be a minimum of 8"x10"
    Sponsored by  The Ayr News - $10.00
  2. Photo Collage - On a 9"x13" Bristol Board create a collage of your photos. You chose the theme. Judged on quality of photos; how well theme is used and overall impression.
    Sponsored by The Ayr News - $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 Ayr News- $10.00
  4. Mail in postcard - create a postcard using your photo(s), your choice of subject.  Mail postcard to : Drumbo Agricultural Society, 42 Centre St, Drumbo, Ontario N0J 1G0. Entries must be received by September 18, 2024.
    Sponsored by The Ayr News - $10.00

Champion Colour Photo (class 6-30) - $5.00
Champion Black & White Photo (class 1-5) - $5.00
Champion Most Points in Photography - in memory of Joan Stevenson - $10.00 (specials not included)

OAAS Photo Competition

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