|Sent on:||Friday, May 14, 2010 7:44 AM|
A photo contest, for anyone who’s interested.
From: Robert (Bob)
Davis [mailto:[address removed]]
Sent: Thursday, May 13,[masked]:46 PM
Subject: Photo Contest
G h o s t T o w n S a f a r i!
Sponsored in part by Craig's Office Supply
323 E. 2nd. Street
The Dalles, Oregon
Ghost Town Safari &
Craig’s Office Supply
A Photo Contest
Prizes are as Follows
1st - 2nd - 3rd - Honorable Mention
& Cash prizes for
Best of Show - 1st - 2nd - 3rd - Honorable Mention & Peoples Choice
Craig's Office Supply - Choice
Winner receives two (2) 24 x 36 Poster prints of their image.
All images must be received no later than 5 PM on 30 June 2010! Images received after this date will not be judged and returned, provided postage is pre-paid in full. All entries will be made available for public viewing for the full time allotted. Removal of prints for any reason will forfeit entry fees, award ribbons and prize monies. Prints will be on display from 2 July, 2010 through 15 August, 2010. Everyone is invited to come and view these.
Who is eligible? All amateur through semi-pro photographers are invited to enter. There are no age limits.
Only photographs which were taken between the Pacific Crest Trail (Cascade Mountains) and the Idaho border in Washington or Oregon will be accepted - hence, Eastern Oregon or Eastern Washington images ONLY. Questionable subject matter, and images created outside of the boundaries, will be disqualified and entry fees forfeited. No nude images or images of questionable character will be accepted and those entry fees forfeited.
Each image containing recognizable people must be accompanied by a signed release form for each person in order for that image to be eligible for this contest. Failure to provide a signed release form for these images will result in discarded/recycled prints and entry fees will be forfeited.
Each print must be no smaller than 8 x10 inches in size, and to allow for a full frame image, no larger than 7 1/2 x 11. Each image must be mounted and matted (no frames), matting cannot be larger than 11 x 14 outside dimensions. Images can be horizontal or vertical format. Each mounted and matted image must have a means of hanging attached to the back of each print, these will not be provided. Images with no means of hanging will be disqualified and entrance fees will be forfeited. Images entered on CD’s, DVD’s, or Memory Sticks (thumb-drives) will be NOT be accepted and will be discarded and entry fees will be forfeited.
Prints may be created digitally or with film, and may be color or black & white and printed on either matte or glossy paper. Creativity is highly encouraged!
Return packaging and full postage (100%) must be provided by those who enter. Failure to do so will result in discarded/recycled prints - they will NOT be returned. NO money from this contest will be used to return prints.
The fee is $15.00 per three (3) prints. Cash or checks only please. Make checks payable to Robert Davis.
All entrants agree to the decisions of the judges - no exceptions. Robert Davis and his assigns have the right to disqualify entered prints for any reason. Robert Davis and his assigns will not be the judges and are ineligible for entering this contest. Judges will be selected from the local community in The Dalles, Oregon.
Because winning images may be printed in the local newspaper, entrants must agree to this upon entry in this contest.
The news media will be informed of this event. If you think your area's newspaper would do a story on this contest, that would be wonderful!
Prints will be available for public viewing immediately after judging. Anyone wishing to see these are encouraged to come to Craig’s Office Supply located at 323 East 2nd, The Dalles, Oregon. Their business hours are 8:30AM to 5:00PM Monday through Saturday.
How to enter:
Send your entry fees along with your matted prints to Robert Davis
2415 E 12th
The Dalles, Oregon 97058
FYI: This contest judging will take place in The Dalles, Oregon prior to being displayed at Craig’s office Supply. There will be three judges who will make their decisions by the first day of public display. The public is invited to view these at Craig’s Office Supply and vote on their favorite one for the Peoples Choice Award. The People’s Choice will be chosen five days after the main judging takes place.
Please contact Robert (Bob) Davis at[masked] or cell[masked] (no messages or text please) or
E-mail [address removed] Web at: www.ghosttownsafari.com
Robert (Bob) Davis
2415 E. 12th
The Dalles, Oregon 97058