Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club Announces the 21st Annual Photography Contest

Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club Announces the 21st Annual Photography Contest

The Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club, which meets in Harwich, has announced the 21st Annual Juried Photography Contest to be held at the Creative Art Center in Chatham.  The contest is open to all photographers except members of the Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club.

This year the judge will be Richard Cloran, FPSA, EPSA, MNEC.  Cloran is a widely sought after judge throughout the United States and Canada.  He has received many awards for excellence and diversity in photojournalism, nature, landscape and seascape photography.  His work has been published in numerous venues.  He participates in many leadership roles in the Photographic Society of America, Greater Lynn Photographic Association, Mass Camera Naturalists, and other photo organizations. 

Cash awards and ribbons will be given as follows: $175 for 1st Place, $100 for 2nd Place, $50 for 3rd Place, and ribbons for Honorable Mentions.

The entry date is Sunday, January 28th, from 1 – 4 PM at the Creative Arts Center, 154 Crowell Road in Chatham (508-945-3583). 

There is an entry fee of $10 per photograph.  Up to three prints may be entered.  There is no specific theme, and prints may be either black & white or color. 

The entry rules and entry form may be found at the club’s website at:  http://www.capecodviewfinders.org/Orgs/3294218/Documents/Admin/Exhibitions/Chatham%20CCVF%20Show%202018.pdf

An opening reception will be held on February 4th from 3 – 5 PM at which time the awards will be announced.  Accepted entries will be hung in the Creative Arts Center from February 4th to March 2nd

For further information, please call 508-432-2235.