Thursday, May 30, 2013

Deadline tomorrow for EOY entries

Send an email with NHCC EOY Images to Denise Saldana at denisesaldana@hotmail.com by midnight Friday May 31st. Include the what contest you are entering (class B open, Class A open, Sibley-Nature, DiChello-sea/landscapes or Creative and (1) the title of the competed imagethe month that the image was competed (Sept, Oct, Nov, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr or May) and contest that the image was competed  in (class A, B, assigned subject or creative).

End of Year (EOY) Photo Contest on June 3rd 

Send the following to Denise Saldana at denisesaldana@hotmail.com by midnight Friday May 31st.

Send the titlemonth (Sept, Oct, Nov, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr or May) and contest (class A, B, assigned subject or creative) of the images to Denise.

Open Class A or B: 4 images

These images must have been entered in the Open (class A or B) or Assigned Subject electronic competition in the 2012-13 season.

Creative (Image Artistry): 2 images

These images must have been entered in the Creative (Image Artistry) category in the 2012-13 season

Jane Sibley Nature*: 2 images

Joe DiChello Landscape/Seascape*: 2 images 

*These images must have been entered in the Print**, Class A, Class B, Assigned Subject or Creative (Image Artistry) category in the 2012-13 season.

If you would like to compete a Print in the Nature or Landscape/Seascape competition (instead of the print competition) then you must email the actual image file (maximum sized 1024x1024 JPG) used to make the print (no further editing can be done, the image must be the same one entered in print competition) to Denise.

You can also bring 4 prints that were competed this year. There will be two piles when you walk in, class B or class A. Put your images into the appropriate pile.

Note: no image can be entered into more than 1 category (for example, you must choose electronic or Nature).

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

End of Year (EOY) Photo Contest on June 3rd -- Deadline for EOY entries this Friday

The deadline for NHCC EOY contest is Friday 5/31, but please do not wait until the last minute!

Did not keep track of your competition images and titles? The titles and scores are all online. I have also compiled them into one handy document to make it easier for all of you who did not keep track. https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B7Q8nKNjxgOsSzVnaDQzY2Z6a3c/edit?usp=sharing

End of Year (EOY) Photo Contest on June 3rd 

Send an email with NHCC EOY Images to Denise Saldana at denisesaldana@hotmail.com by midnight Friday May 31st. Include the what contest you are entering (class B open, Class A open, Sibley-Nature, DiChello-sea/landscapes or Creative and (1) the title of the competed imagethe month that the image was competed (Sept, Oct, Nov, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr or May) and contest that the image was competed  in (class A, B, assigned subject or creative).

Open Class A or B: 4 images

These images must have been entered in the Open (class A or B) or Assigned Subject electronic competition in the 2012-13 season.

Creative (Image Artistry): 2 images

These images must have been entered in the Creative (Image Artistry) category in the 2012-13 season

Jane Sibley Nature*: 2 images

Joe DiChello Landscape/Seascape*: 2 images 

*These images must have been entered in the Print**, Class A, Class B, Assigned Subject or Creative (Image Artistry) category in the 2012-13 season.

If you would like to compete a Print in the Nature or Landscape/Seascape competition (instead of the print competition) then you must email the actual image file (maximum sized 1024x1024 JPG) used to make the print (no further editing can be done, the image must be the same one entered in print competition) to Denise.

You can also bring 4 prints that were competed this year. There will be two piles when you walk in, class B or class A. Put your images into the appropriate pile.

Note: no image can be entered into more than 1 category (for example, you must choose electronic or Nature).

Thursday, May 23, 2013

NHCC EOY contest


We have only received two entries so far -- please submit your image titles for the end of year contest NOW.

The deadline for NHCC EOY contest is Friday 5/31, but please do not wait until the last minute!

Did not keep track of your competition images and titles? The titles and scores are all online. I have a;so compiled them into one handy document to make it easier for all of you who did not keep track. https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B7Q8nKNjxgOsSzVnaDQzY2Z6a3c/edit?usp=sharing

End of Year (EOY) Photo Contest on June 3rd 

Send an email with NHCCC EOY Images to Denise Saldana at denisesaldana@hotmail.com by midnight Friday May 31st. Include the (1) the title of the competed imagethe month that the image was competed (Sept, Oct, Nov, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr or May) and contest that the image was competed  in (class A, B, assigned subject or creative).

Open Class A or B: 4 images

These images must have been entered in the Open (class A or B) or Assigned Subject electronic competition in the 2012-13 season.

Creative (Image Artistry): 2 images

These images must have been entered in the Creative (Image Artistry) category in the 2012-13 season

Jane Sibley Nature*: 2 images

Joe DiChello Landscape/Seascape*: 2 images 

*These images must have been entered in the Print**, Class A, Class B, Assigned Subject or Creative (Image Artistry) category in the 2012-13 season.

If you would like to compete a Print in the Nature or Landscape/Seascape competition (instead of the print competition) then you must email the actual image file (maximum sized 1024x1024 JPG) used to make the print (no further editing can be done, the image must be the same one entered in print competition) to Denise.

You can also bring 4 prints that were competed this year. There will be two piles when you walk in, class B or class A. Put your images into the appropriate pile.

Note: no image can be entered into more than 1 category (for example, you must choose electronic or Nature).

Monday, May 13, 2013

End of Year Photo Contest

End of Year (EOY) Photo Contest on June 3rd 

Send the following to Denise Saldana at denisesaldana@hotmail.com by midnight Friday May 31st.

Send the title, month (Sept, Oct, Nov, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr or May) and contest (class A, B, assigned subject or creative) of the images to Denise.

Open Class A or B: 4 images

These images must have been entered in the Open (class A or B) or Assigned Subject electronic competition in the 2012-13 season.

Creative (Image Artistry): 2 images

These images must have been entered in the Creative (Image Artistry) category in the 2012-13 season

Jane Sibley Nature*: 2 images

Joe DiChello Landscape/Seascape*: 2 images 

*These images must have been entered in the Print**, Class A, Class B, Assigned Subject or Creative (Image Artistry) category in the 2012-13 season.

If you would like to compete a Print in the Nature or Landscape/Seascape competition (instead of the print competition) then you must email the actual image file (maximum sized 1024x1024 JPG) used to make the print (no further editing can be done, the image must be the same one entered in print competition) to Denise.

You can also bring 4 prints that were competed this year. There will be two piles when you walk in, class B or class A. Put your images into the appropriate pile.

Note: no image can be entered into more than 1 category (for example, you must choose electronic or Nature).


Sunday, May 12, 2013

Assigned Subjects for 2013-2014 season


At the last meeting we voted for the Assigned Subjects for 2013-2014 season. Here are things you should be looking for this summer...

September -- HDR
October --  After Dark
November -- Abandoned
January -- Weathered
Feburary -- Rural New England Scenes
March --  Thru a Window
April -- Urban Decay
May --  City Lights

But remember that Prints and Electronic are OPEN categories still, they are not related to the assigned subject of the month.

Saturday, May 11, 2013

NEW HAVEN CAMERA CLUB END OF YEAR BANQUET

NEW HAVEN CAMERA CLUB END OF YEAR BANQUET

DATE: June 3rd, 2013

TIME: 6:00 PM

LOCATION: Bellini's Restaurant

2 Broadway Square (enter from Washington Avenue side) North Haven

203-234-2221

PRICE: $34.00 --> Please Make Checks Payable To New Haven Camera Club

Mail to: Paul Peterson, 18 Richill Rd, Branford, CT 06405 or bring to a NHCC meeti ng (last meeting before banquet = May 13th)

RSVP DEADLINE: May 28th (No Payments The Night Of The Dinner)

NAME (S) .............................................................

AMOUNT ENCLOSED ......................

Buffet: includes salad and bread, penne with vodka sauce, baked stuffed filet of sole,
chicken francese, oven roasted potatoes, vegetable, cheesecake, coffee, tea, and soda.

Tax and gratuity included.

Please feel free to bring spouses, family, and friends for an entertaining evening of great food and the year's BEST images.

DIRECTIONS FROM 91 N: Exit 11, right off exit, right at light, Broadway Square on right just before next light.

DIRECTIONS FROM 91 S: Exit 12, left off exit, go straight through three lights, Broadway Square is on right just before fourth light.

Contact Paul Peterson with any Questions.......203-488-0267

SEE YOU ALL THERE!!

We hope you can all join in this final event of the New Haven Camera Club 2012-2013 season. Good fellowship and the opportunity to see the best prints and electronic photographs from this past season always make for a great evening.

After dinner, awards will be given for this season’s high cumulative average in each class and the Everett Wilson Trophy for the most improved beginning photographer will be awarded.

Then the Print and Electronic Photograph competitions will be held. Any image competed in the 2012-2013 season can be entered. These images need not have previously won a ribbon.

The Jane Sibley Honor Award is presented to the best nature photograph selected by the judges in a separate electronic competition. Jane is a long time member of the club known for doing a variety of photography including nature.

The Joseph DiChello Award is presented to the best landscape or seascape photograph selected by the judges in a separate electronic competition. Joe was a long time member of the club who was known for his excellent landscape photography.

Come and join the members of the New Haven Camera Club for the end of the year banquet. Come participate in the competition for the print of the year, electronic image of the year, the Joe Dichello Memorial Landscape/Seascape Award and the Jane Sibley Nature Honor Award. Three outside judges will select the winners!

Each member may submit up to 4 prints and/or 4 electronic images as well as 2 additional electronic images for the image artistry competition , 2 electronic images for the nature comp, and

2 electronic images for the landscape/seascape competition. For prints you will bring the same print that you already competed this year and put them into class A or B pile on the table when you arrive.

Annual Awards Competition

Eligibility: All Open Category prints, Open Category electronic photographs, Image Artistry electronic photographs,

or Assignment electronic photographs entered in that year’s competitions are eligible as follows:

Original Category
of Entry
End of Year Competition Eligibility
Open Print Competition
· Open Print Competition (maximum of 4 photographs may be entered)
· Joe Dichello Landscape/Seascape competition if converted to an electronic image (maximum of 2 photographs may be entered)
·Jane Sibley Nature Competition if converted to an electronic image (maximum of 2 photographs may be entered)
Open Electronic Photograph
Competitions or Assignment Electronic Photograph Competition
· Open Electronic Photograph Competition (maximum of 4 photographs may be entered)
· Joe Dichello Landscape/Seascape (maximum of 2 photographs may be entered)
· Jane Sibley Nature Competition (maximum of 2 photographs may be entered)
Image Artistry
· Image Artistry Competition (maximum of 2 photographs may be entered)

Number of entries:

·4 prints for print-of-the-year

·4 electronic photographs for electronic photograph-of-the-year

·2 electronic photographs may be submitted to a special landscape/seascape competition for the Joe Dichello Memorial Award

·2 electronic photos may be submitted to a special nature competition for the Jane Sibley Honor Award.

·2 electronic photos may be submitted for the Image Artistry photograph-of-the-year

·The images on these photographs must have been entered in one category of competition (prints, open electronic photographs, image artistry, or assignment electronic photographs) during the year; those originally entered as prints must be converted to electronic photos to be entered in these special competitions.

Each photograph may be entered only once in an end of the year competition. If a photograph is entered in one of the Open category competitions it may not be entered in either the Joe Dichello Landscape/Seascape or the Jane Sibley Nature special competitions. If a photograph is entered in either the Joe Dichello or Jane Sibley special competition it may not be entered into the other special competition or one of the Open category competitions.

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Interclub Competition

The link below will take you to the NECCC website and there you will find the scores from the third and final Electronic Image competition as well as the cumulative scores for all three competitions.  The NHCC finished 5th out of 15 clubs in Class A Pictorial, but about in the middle in Class A Nature.  Scores for the individual images as well as a gallery of the winning images are also found at this site.
Gary