Open Competition

Open Competition

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Chris Goodhead Photographic Ltd

This competition is run alongside the member’s exhibition in November and is open to anyone who lives in the Burton and surrounding areas. 

Congratulations to the Winners of the Burton PS Open Competition 2017.
Thank you to everyone who entered.

Images will be published asap

What Big Teeth You HaveShaun Johnson1st
HouseThomas Gaffney2nd
Beaded BeautyKevin Bryan3rd
VeniceIvan SmithJudges's Choice
StonedLynsey ArmitageJudges's Choice
Whitby HarbourKevin BryanJudges's Choice
Riga ReflectionsJulie BrownlowCompetition Organiser's Choice
A Shady SpotRebecca DitchburnCompetition Organiser's Choice
Through the BridgeNigel AllsobrookHC
The Foggy MorningLynsey ArmitageHC
Rutting StagDave BensteadHC
CanopyColin WebterC
RubikIvan SmithC
Great TitKevin BryanC

Burton on Trent Photographic Society
Annual Open Competition - 2017

The competition is run alongside the annual exhibition of members work, and was established to encourage local photography from the surrounding areas.

1. Members of Photography Clubs and Professional Photographers are excluded from entry.

2. The competition will be open to prints of any size, un-mounted or mounted on board up to a maximum size of 50cm x 40cm

3. The subject will be open, but judged in the following categories;
a. Photographers under the age of 18 years
b. Photographers 18 years and older

4. Entrants can submit up to 3 prints of their own work in either colour or black and white.  Please indicate if you would like your images returned or destroyed.  If returned they will be available 2 weeks after the exhibition at the pickup point. If no indication given prints will be destroyed.

5. Each submission should have a title, and include your name, address, email and contact telephone number printed on the reverse. Entrants in categories a should also include age and date of birth.

6. The organisers cannot accept responsibility for any loss or damage to prints.

7. Copyright remains with the author but the organisers reserve the right to reproduce any entry for use in BPS promotions

8. Entries can be handed in at either of the following locations no later than October 14th

Chris Goodhead Photographic
179 High St
Burton on Trent
DE14 1HN

DS digital Solutions
55-57 Market St
Ashby de la Zouch
LE65 1AS

Mulberry Beauty Salon
77 High Street
DE65 6GF

All winning prints and all other entries will be on display at our annual exhibition and presentation at the Priory Centre, Church Road, Stretton, Burton,
Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th November 2017.

Entries will be available for collection from your point of entry two weeks after the exhibition.

The winners will be announced at 2pm on Saturday 18th Nov