Sunday, May 27, 2018

End of Year Competition


Enter your images in the End of Year Competition
 
Please join us for our End of Year Banquet and Image of the Year Competition
June 11 at Bellini's Restaurant, 3 Broadway, in North Haven, CT
 
Whether you can attend or not, you are still eligible to enter images into the competition.
 
Eligibility: Open category electronic photos, Image Artistry photos, Monochrome photos,
Assigned Subject photos entered into the year's competitions are eligible as follows:
 
1. Open - enter up to 4 images (from monthly open or assigned subject competitions)
2. Monochrome - enter up to 2 images (from the monthly monochrome competitions)
3. Image Artistry - enter up to 2 images (from the monthly image artistry competitions)
4. Joe DiChello Landscape/Seascape - enter up to 2 images (from any category)
5. Jane Sibley Nature Competition - enter up to 2 images (from any category)
 
This means you can enter up to 12 images.
 
Please Note:
            1. Images must have been competed during the 2017-18 season.
            2. The image did not have to win a ribbon.
            3. NO duplicate images. Each photo may only be entered once in an end of
                year competition. Example: If a photo is entered in one of the Open categories,
               it may not be entered into the Nature competition or the Landscape/Seascape
               competition,etc.
            4. Deadline is Wednesday, June 6, but please try to enter as early as possible.
 
If you did not keep track of your images, the images are available for viewing on the NHCC website. Go to the Photographs tab. click on Photographers. Click on your name to find all of your images submitted this season.
 
You do NOT enter through Photo Contest Pro. Paul Peterson has all the images from this season. Email him - pmjpeterson@sbcglobal.net to give him your choices. Put
NHCC EOY Images in the subject line. In the body of the email, list all the images you wish to enter for each category.
 
For each image, list the category you want to enter (Class A Open, Class B Open, Class A Image Artistry, Class B Image Artistry, Class A Monochrome, Class B Monochrome, Joe DiChello Landscape/Seascape, Jane Sibley Nature). Then list the title, the month when the image was competed, and the original category in which it was competed. See example below.
 
Example:
To: pmjpeterson@sbcglobal.net
From: Happy Photographer
Subject: NHCC EOY Images
 
Enter into EOY Landscape/Seascape category
1. Pretty Waterfall from September 2017 assigned subject
2. Blue Hour from November 2017 open
 
Enter into EOY Nature
1. Pretty Bird from May 2018 open
2. Canyonlands from October 2017 open
 
Enter into EOY Monochrome (B or A)
1. City Buildings from March 2018 monochrome
2. Little Girl from January 2018 monochrome
 
Enter into EOY Image Artistry (B or A)
1. Flower Power from September 2017 image artistry
2. Planets from February 2018 image artistry
 
Enter into EOY Open (B or A)
1. Falling Water from October 2017 open
2. Eagle from November 2017 open
3. Lines from February 2018 assigned subject
4. Abandoned from May 2018 assigned subject
 
If you have any questions, email Paul - pmjpeterson@sbcglobal.net
When he finally enters your images into the competition (this may take a few days), he will send you an email to confirm your entry.
 
Hope to see you and your images at the banquet.















Posted by Paul Peterson

Saturday, May 26, 2018

end of year competition.

Come to the final event of the New Haven Camera Club 2017-18 season, our end of Year Banquet and image Competition. Banquet Monday June 11th

The deadline for NHCC EOY contest is Wednesday 6/6 but please do not wait until the last minute!

Enjoy good fellowship and the opportunity to see the best 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 Electronic Photograph competitions will be held. Any image (whether it won a ribbon or not) competed in the current season can be entered.

Did not keep track of your competition images and titles? The titles and scores are all online on our website. 

To enter EOY: Send an email with the subject NHCC EOY competition to Paul at pmjpeterson@sbcglobal.net (cc us both)
in the body of the email please list the image title, months/contests entered and EOY image category in the body.

Include the specific contest you are entering (class B open, Class A open, Sibley-Nature, DiChello-sea/landscapes or Creative and (1) the title of the competed image, the 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). See example below.

Example:
To : pmjpeterson@sbcglobal.net
From: Happy Photographer
Subject line: "NHCC EOY Images"

Enter into EOY sea/landscape category
1. Photography Bliss from March 2016 assigned
2. Photography Blue hour from Dec 2015 open

Enter into EOY nature
1. Happiness is... a bird from May 2016 open
2. Blue flowers hour from Nov 2015 creative

Enter into EOY monochrome
1. bird from May 2016 monochrome
2. Girl from Nov 2015 monochrome

Enter into EOY Creative
1. Flowers Abounding bird from Sept 2015 creative
2. planets from Nov 2015 creative

Enter into EOY class B (or A) Open
1. Flowers from Sept 2015 open
2. Eagle from Nov 2015 open
3. Asylum from Dec 2015 open
4. Baboon from Jan 2016 open

First, Second and Third will receive awards in prints, open, creative, nature, sea/landscape. In addition, Judges Choice awards will be given in class B and class A open.
  • 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 electronic images, as well as 2 additional electronic images for the image artistry competition, 2 electronic images for the monochrome category, 2 electronic images for the nature comp, and 2 electronic images for the landscape/seascape competition.

Annual Awards Competition

Eligibility: Open Category electronic photographs, Image Artistry electronic photographs, monochrome or Assignment electronic photographs entered in that year’s competitions are eligible as follows:
  1. Open Electronic Photograph - enter up to four images (from the monthly open competitions)
  2. Monochrome  - enter up to two images (from the monthly monochrome competitions)
  3. Image Artistry  - enter up to two images (from the monthly creative competitions)
  4. Joe Dichello Landscape/Seascape - enter up to two images (from any category)
  5. Jane Sibley Nature Competition - enter up to two images (from any category)
  6. Please note:
    1. Images must have been competed during the 15-16 season
    2. The image did not have to earn a ribbon in the monthly competition
    3. No duplicate images. 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.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

New Haven Camera Club Dinner Buffet and End of the Year Competition June 11, 2018

New Haven Camera Club Dinner
Buffet and End of the Year Competition
June 11, 2018

(Deadline June 3, 2018)

Bellini’s Restaurant

2 Broadway, North Haven, CT 06473

203-234-2221

Doors Open @ 5:30; Buffet @ 6:15

Cost:  $32 per person, Cash Bar (Give/Send Checks to Jan Doyle)

60 Peddlers Drive, Branford, CT 06405

Bring your family and Friends!

Questions:  Call Jan Doyle @ 203.481.9531

MENU

Mixed greens, Penne Pomodoro, Chicken Francese, Roast Beef au jus, oven roasted potatoes, green beans, coffee, tea, and dessert

$32 per person

Name:

Number Attending

Phone:

Make checks out to  NHCC.   Send to Jan Doyle, 60 Peddlers Drive, Branford, CT 06405

Friday, May 18, 2018

2018-19 Assigned Subject Choices

With Monday being the last monthly competition of the 2017-18 season it is time to start thinking about the assigned subjects for the 2018-19 season. You have all summer to concentrate on getting stunning images that fit there eight categories. 

This is what the membership voted on. Remember that the board voted last year to remove the rule that assigned subject topics would not be reused, so we had a lot more to pick from this year when we voted. 

Assigned Subject 2018-19 
The assigned subject electronic competition is in addition to our regular open subject competition, and our monochrome and our creative category competitions.
    Sept - Street Photography 
    Oct - Cemetery & grave stones
    Nov - Faces
    Jan - Stairs
    Feb - Front Doors
    March - Buildings
    April- Reptiles (not amphibians)


    May - Butterflie(s) and/or Insect(s)






    Street Photography
    30.00%
    9
    Reptiles (not amphibians)
    23.33%
    7
    Butterflie(s) and/or Insect(s)
    23.33%
    7
    Cemetery & grave stones
    20.00%
    6
    Faces
    20.00%
    6
    Stairs
    20.00%
    6
    Front Doors
    20.00%
    6
    Buildings
    20.00%
    6
    Architecture
    13.33%
    4
    Starry Night
    13.33%
    4
    Graffiti
    13.33%
    4
    Silhouettes
    13.33%
    4
    Shadows
    13.33%
    4
    Rural New England Scenes
    13.33%
    4
    Lighthouses
    13.33%
    4
    America the beautiful
    13.33%
    4
    Zoo photography
    13.33%
    4
    Church Interiors
    10.00%
    3
    Close Ups
    10.00%
    3
    Clowning around
    10.00%
    3
    Hands
    10.00%
    3
    Critters
    10.00%
    3
    Shoes
    10.00%
    3
    Night photography
    10.00%
    3
    Lakes/ponds
    10.00%
    3
    Unusual Perspective
    10.00%
    3
    Beaches
    10.00%
    3
    Bridge (s)
    10.00%
    3
    Star Trails
    10.00%
    3
    Railroad
    10.00%
    3
    Fog
    10.00%
    3
    Cameras
    6.67%
    2
    Windows
    6.67%
    2
    Children
    6.67%
    2
    Bottle(s)
    6.67%
    2
    Forest Floor
    6.67%
    2
    Train(s)
    6.67%
    2
    Full Moon
    6.67%
    2
    Funny
    6.67%
    2
    Gears
    6.67%
    2
    Something Different
    6.67%
    2
    Through a Window
    6.67%
    2
    Hair
    6.67%
    2
    Woodlands
    6.67%
    2
    VW Bugs
    6.67%
    2
    Creativity at work (person at a handicraft/hobby)
    6.67%
    2
    Hats
    6.67%
    2
    Barns
    6.67%
    2
    Self-portrait
    6.67%
    2
    S Curve (s)
    6.67%
    2
    Different perspective
    6.67%
    2
    Three of a Kind
    6.67%
    2
    The golden hour
    6.67%
    2
    Swirls
    6.67%
    2
    Looking Up
    6.67%
    2
    Macro (1:1 or larger than life size)
    6.67%
    2
    Round
    6.67%
    2
    Lock(s) and/or Door Knob(s)
    6.67%
    2
    Reflection(s)
    6.67%
    2
    Monochrome
    6.67%
    2
    Birds
    6.67%
    2
    Fences
    6.67%
    2
    Musical Instrument (s)
    6.67%
    2
    Alphabet letters
    6.67%
    2
    Foliage-Fall Color
    3.33%
    1
    Mushrooms
    3.33%
    1
    Portraits
    3.33%
    1
    Moving water
    3.33%
    1
    Red
    3.33%
    1
    Re-enactors
    3.33%
    1
    "Missed It" - the one that got away
    3.33%
    1
    Minions
    3.33%
    1
    Metal
    3.33%
    1
    Light Painting
    3.33%
    1
    Kindness
    3.33%
    1
    In a row
    3.33%
    1
    Holes
    3.33%
    1
    Harbors
    3.33%
    1
    Happiness is…
    3.33%
    1
    Slow Shutter Speed
    3.33%
    1
    So ugly it's cute…
    3.33%
    1
    Solitude
    3.33%
    1
    Glass
    3.33%
    1
    Spring
    3.33%
    1
    Food
    3.33%
    1
    Photojournalism
    3.33%
    1
    Flea markets/yard sales
    3.33%
    1
    Steampunk
    3.33%
    1
    Farm Life
    3.33%
    1
    Sunrise/Sunset
    3.33%
    1
    Eye(s)
    3.33%
    1
    Textures
    3.33%
    1
    Emotions
    3.33%
    1
    Door (s) and/or Window (s)
    3.33%
    1
    Cityscapes
    3.33%
    1
    Tool(s)
    3.33%
    1
    City Lights
    3.33%
    1
    Tree(s)
    3.33%
    1
    Bumper Stickers, Billboards
    3.33%
    1
    View from Below
    3.33%
    1
    Brrr!
    3.33%
    1
    Wall (s)
    3.33%
    1
    Waves (water)
    3.33%
    1
    Weathered
    3.33%
    1
    Blue
    3.33%
    1
    Balloons or kites
    3.33%
    1
    Yellow
    3.33%
    1
    Out of place
    0.00%
    0
    Out the window
    0.00%
    0
    Paint/Paints
    0.00%
    0
    Panning
    0.00%
    0
    Patterns or Textures
    0.00%
    0
    People at work
    0.00%
    0
    Distinctive Old Men (portraits)
    0.00%
    0
    Green
    0.00%
    0
    Puppies
    0.00%
    0
    Purple
    0.00%
    0
    Books
    0.00%
    0
    Circles
    0.00%
    0
    Red, White and Blue (must contain all 3 colors)
    0.00%
    0
    Bell (s)
    0.00%
    0
    Calm
    0.00%
    0
    Repetition
    0.00%
    0
    Clocks
    0.00%
    0
    Rivets
    0.00%
    0
    Rolling Hills
    0.00%
    0
    Having fun
    0.00%
    0
    Health
    0.00%
    0
    Rust
    0.00%
    0
    Feathers
    0.00%
    0
    Sand or Snow
    0.00%
    0
    School
    0.00%
    0
    Seascapes
    0.00%
    0
    Humor
    0.00%
    0
    Ice
    0.00%
    0
    Ice cream
    0.00%
    0
    Autumn
    0.00%
    0
    skates and skateboards
    0.00%
    0
    Sleep (y)
    0.00%
    0
    Junkyard items
    0.00%
    0
    Smiles
    0.00%
    0
    Fishing
    0.00%
    0
    Lakes
    0.00%
    0
    Clouds
    0.00%
    0
    Spires or Towers
    0.00%
    0
    Sports Action
    0.00%
    0
    Leaves
    0.00%
    0
    Less is More (sparse composition)
    0.00%
    0
    Candlelight
    0.00%
    0
    Cold
    0.00%
    0
    Composites
    0.00%
    0
    Storm
    0.00%
    0
    Streams
    0.00%
    0
    Footprints
    0.00%
    0
    Street Scenes
    0.00%
    0
    Summer time
    0.00%
    0
    Love
    0.00%
    0
    Superheros
    0.00%
    0
    Sweet
    0.00%
    0
    Cosplay
    0.00%
    0
    Technology
    0.00%
    0
    Teeth
    0.00%
    0
    Temptations (PG13)
    0.00%
    0
    Framed
    0.00%
    0
    Theaters
    0.00%
    0
    Cotter pins
    0.00%
    0
    Fruit(s) and/or Vegetable(s)
    0.00%
    0
    Candy
    0.00%
    0
    Time
    0.00%
    0
    Motion and Blur
    0.00%
    0
    Abstraction(s)
    0.00%
    0
    Multiple Exposure
    0.00%
    0
    Triangle(s)
    0.00%
    0
    Trucks
    0.00%
    0
    Twilight
    0.00%
    0
    Twosomes
    0.00%
    0
    Umbrellas
    0.00%
    0
    Unexpected
    0.00%
    0
    Gardens and Gardening
    0.00%
    0
    Vegetables
    0.00%
    0
    Vibrant
    0.00%
    0
    Diagonal Line (s)
    0.00%
    0
    Geometric Shape(s)
    0.00%
    0
    Boats or ships
    0.00%
    0
    Warm
    0.00%
    0
    Water
    0.00%
    0
    Waterfalls
    0.00%
    0
    Ocean
    0.00%
    0
    Weather (good or bad)
    0.00%
    0
    Odd numbers
    0.00%
    0
    Wet
    0.00%
    0
    Wheel(s)
    0.00%
    0
    Wild Things
    0.00%
    0
    Odd shapes
    0.00%
    0
    Winter
    0.00%
    0
    Wooden
    0.00%
    0
    Old Farm Tractors
    0.00%
    0
    Work
    0.00%
    0
    Open Road
    0.00%
    0
    Nature patterns
    0.00%
    0
    Total Respondents: 30