Welcomes Western Reserve Photo Club Welcomes 

Erie Shores and Chagrin Valley to the 2021 Interclub Competition
Tuesday, April 13, 2021

6:30 – 8:45 PM (Refreshments served at competition) 

Held At: Penitentiary Glen Nature Center 

8668 Kirtland -Chardon Rd, Kirtland OH

https://www.google.com/maps?daddr=8668+Kirtland-Chardon+Rd.%2c+Kirtland%2c+Ohio+44094 

Theme: Flora and Fauna ‐ It can be color or black and white, straight out of camera or processed using any digital or creative programs and techniques.

CONTEST RULES:

  • One (1) image only per club member – no more than 25 total per Club
  • If you do not have 25 members submitting images you can accept a second image from a member but no more than 2 images from one member.
  • Images must be a JPEG file 
  • Image size: 1400 x 1050 @ 300 dpi 2 MB max
  • Deadline for submitting your club’s jpeg images will be midnight Sunday March 14, 2021

Naming Convention: Club-Title.jpg. (NOTE: do not include the maker's name)

CV for Chagrin Valley

WRPS for WRP

ERIE for Erie Shores 

Examples:

Erie Shores Example:  ERIE-Drip.jpg  

Chagrin Valley Example: CV-Drip.jpg 

Western Reserve Example: WRPS-Drip.jpg

 

We use Visual Pursuits for our competitions. 

Your images will be uploaded to this website, our judges are able to view, score and critique the images from this website. Results, including scores and critiques, are also available through the website.

We have been using this for the past year and it has worked great, especially with the pandemic. 

You will need to request a free account by emailing support@softwarepursuits.com

The video that explains this process is here, https://edcenter.softwarepursuits.com/visualpursuits/ViewVideo.aspx?V=7c71f1f1-6f47-452e-bf6b-159dc8fd4439

We suggest doing this ASAP. Although this competition management system works great, it does have a learning curve to it.

Vicki Douglas can assist with questions you have about Visual Pursuits or any other questions. Her contact information is vickidirosa@live.com.

 

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2019-2020 Information:

 

This competition was closed on the 11th. The 18th was the date WRPS had to get them to them to Erie Shores.

There was some built in cushion time in case we had to choose 25 photos.

 UPDATE (3/17/20)

Erie Shores changed final submission date was changed to March 16. I apologize for the delay in notification. I was on vacation when then email was sent. I saw it on Sunday night and my first reaction was to send a request for an extension. On Monday, while I was flying back from my trip, I received notification they would not offer an extension. 

I didn't get home until 8:00 PM Monday night. We had 25 photos so I submitted those. 

 I apologize for the miscommunication on my end, unfortunately Erie Shores changed this without much notice. 

In addition, there will not be a viewing this year because of the Coronavirus.

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ERIE SHORES PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

 

Welcomes Western Reserve Photo Club and Chagrin Valley to the 2020 Interclub Competition

Wednesday, April 1st   2020 

6:30 – 8:45 PM (Refreshments served at competition)

Held At: Avon Lake Public Library

32649 Electric Blvd, Avon Lake, OH  44012

 

WATER PHOTOGRAPHY

CONTEST RULES:

Theme: ‘Water – Solid, Liquid, Gas’ ‐ WATER must be the Main theme of the image. It is up to the photographer to create an interpretation of what Water Photography is to them, while maintaining the dominance of WATER in the image. It can be color or black and white, straight out of camera or processed using any digital or creative programs and techniques.

One (1) image only per club member – no more than 25 total per Club

(If you do not have 25 members submitting images you can accept a second image from a member but no more than 2 images from one member.)  We will have live Judging and critiquing. 

Images will be a JPEG file and 5 MB size max and no width/height limitations

Deadline for submitting your club’s jpeg images will be midnight March 18th, 2020 

Naming Convention: Club Initial (no spaces) - Maker’s Name - Title.  jpg

C for Chagrin Valley, W for WRPS, or E for Erie Shores

eg: Erie Shores Example:  E-Jane Doe-Drip.jpg  

Chagrin Valley Example: C-Jane Doe-Drip.jpg

Western Reserve Example: W-Jane Doe-Drip.jpg

Entries due to Erie Shores NO LATER 3.18.2020



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