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Athol Wellman Trophy Night

July 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

THE ATHOL WELLMAN MEMORIAL AWARD

Athol Wellman was the founder of the Melville Photography Club formed in 1964

This annual award is in his memory

Members are invited to produce a set of four images in the following categories and these must have been photographed in the 12 months prior to this competition.

PORTRAIT:

May be facial or full figure but should not depict more than two people.

CLOSE-UP/MACRO:  

Photograph should be taken within 0.5 meter range. Full macro equipment (but not microscopic) may be employed to obtain images of up to 3-x magnification.

LANDSCAPE:  

Should depict natural scenery of the terrain and may include enclosed waterways such as lakes, rivers or gorges and the like but not seascapes.

No single tree, incidental people or buildings should dominate the picture.

ARCHITECTURE:

One or more buildings or part building, interior or exterior and recognisable ruins are acceptable.

No simple door or window etc, separate from its architectural context will be acceptable.

 

NO TITLES OR AUTHORS NAMES OR MEMBERS’ NUMBERS ARE TO BE DISPLAYED ANYWHERE ON THE PRINTS

THIS IS A PORTFOLIO EVENT MEANING THAT YOU NEED TO SUBMIT 4 IMAGES – ONE FROM EACH CATEGORY 

ON THE BACK OF EACH MOUNTED IMAGE PLEASE WRITE POR, MAC, L/S, or ARCH to denote which category it belongs to.

On the night, this year being Thursday 12 July, please take your images directly to the prints stewards who will then give you an entry number which will be penciled on the back of each image. Please have entries in by 7.40pm at the latest.

IMAGES SHOULD BE PRINTED IN THE 5 X 7 SIZE AND MATTED AS PER OUR USUAL EXHIBITIONS 

There will be a 1st and 2nd portfolio trophy as well as winners of each category getting special mention.

This competition is judged by your fellow members and is very popular

Details

Date:
July 12
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm