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Photo Critique!

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  • St. Louis Photo Authority®

    858 Hodiamont Avenue, Saint Louis, MO (map)

    38.658955 -90.295631

  • Double Red doors at 858 Hodiamont (next to Cates)
  • This is your last chance! For this year, at least. Bring your best of this year from any 5 of the following 20 categories as jpeg files on a USB drive and we'll help you decide if they are contest-worthy. There will be some great photo ops in December, so come let us hone your photo senses for the last month of the year! 

    The categories are:


    Animals - domestic & wild 


    Babies & Children 

    Black & White 

    Boudoir/Figure Study 




    Film - color & monochrome 

    Food & Product 



    Long Exposure 

    Macro & Insects 


    Sports & Action 

    Still Life 

    Street Photography 


    And the criteria for judging:

    Impact - strong first impression

    Originality - point of difference , creativity in camera 

    Artistry - degree of difficulty, focus, exposure

    Post Production - detail in highlights and shadows, color balance, retouching

    Story - emotion, communication


    Design - posing of people, placement of elements in image

    Composition - point of interest, cropping

    Great Example of the Category - style, refinement

    Presentation - print quality, matting, framing, ready-to-hang

    Bring a friend, there's sure to be a lively discussion!

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  • Lola

    Would like to come, but I'm taking a class for the Garden Glow at Mo Bot that night. Already paid.

    November 22

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19 going

  • Edward C.
    Event Host

    Greetings Earthlings! I'm Edward Crim, St. Louis photographer & photography consultant. I... more

  • Derrick P.

    My training is filmmaking. Four years ago I fell in love with photography. I am always looking... more

  • Glenn C.

    I'm a photo enthusiast, nature and landscape are my main interest

  • Michelle S

    Been an amateur photographer for years but life got busy. Now I do portraits as a PT job.

  • Christy S.

    Hello, my name is Christy, and I absolutely LOVE Photography! I often drive my family crazy when... more

  • CAROL J. +1

    My name is Carol Jackson. I'm 58 years old. I'm currently attending Webster University majoring... more

  • Leon Carr J.

    Hello my name is Leon Carr Jr. I'm currently attending the Art Institute of Pittsburgh online... more

  • Jeffrey X C.

    I'm a St. Louis native who has been around this group since 2013. I've been asked numerous times... more

  • Luke C.J. S. +1

    I've been a "professional amateur" for about 12 years, 've only recently started taking an... more

  • Cathy
    Cathy Lipscomb

    Interested in learning more about Photography.

  • Mary S.

    I'm a photography student who enjoys taking various photos and always looking for improvement...­ more

  • Undrey C.

    I'm a native St. Louisan and a lifelong Cardinals fan. I bought my first digital... more

  • Rene Z.

    Amateur photographer, and chapter photographer for two musical organizations (American Guild of... more

  • Lucy

    I love shooting photos.

  • Janis S.

    I am an amateur with a camera! Love shooting everything and anything.... more

  • Daniel Y.

    I am an amateur photographer. I usually tend to gravitate towards architectural,­ landscape and... more

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