NOTE: Please refer to the “Competitions Guidelines Tab” prior to entering a CAPA competition.
All VCC CAPA “Club” competition must be submitted to the VCC CAPA representative by the Vernon Camera Club deadline date for that specific competition . Please send your club entries for all competitions to your Vernon Camera Club CAPA representative, Jack Carriou, at email@example.com
COMPETITION VERNON DEADLINE DATE
Black & White January 14, 2018
Creative Altered Reality February 11, 2018
Audio Visual Presentation March 11, 2018
Open March 11, 2018
Close-up April 15, 2018
Please note that additional CAPA competitions may be added during the year and will be posted on this page
Each competition has specific instructions, scope and editing criteria.
A two month reminder will be sent to Club members of upcoming CAPA competitions and the “Vernon Deadline Date” for submitting entries.
For further information or assistance with the CAPA competitions contact Jack at firstname.lastname@example.org
Black and White Competition – Deadline: January 14, 2018
Please send your entries to your VCC-CAPA representative, Jack Carriou at email@example.com
If you require further information or assistance contact Jack at firstname.lastname@example.org
Scope of Black & White CAPA Competition:
Black and White photography is where the image produced has a single hue rather than recording the colours. This includes all forms of black and white photography which contains tones of grey ranging from pure black to pure white.
PLEASE NOTE: For this competition, there will be no tinting or toning of the image.
Open Theme: Image can be: abstract, landscape, low light, macro, nature, portrait, still-life, wildlife, street scene, etc…
Editing Criteria: Open Editing: All in-camera, on-camera and post-processing techniques are permitted. However, all components of the images must have been created or captured by the entrant.
Image Specifications: JPG file format with the following conditions:
Colour Space: Should be sRGB - but not an absolute requirement.
File naming Convention: Jack will do the appropriate naming convention of all entries for the competition.
Judging Criteria: Judges will award their scoring based on key elements such as composition, technique and subject matter. However, the judges will have a strong emphasis on the creative message, quality of execution, innovation, and ‘wow’ factor.
All entries received will be reviewed and ranked by the club selection group. CAPA club competitions only allows each club to enter 6 images from six different club members.
For further information or assistance contact Jack at email@example.com
Audio Visual Presentation - CAPA Competition – Deadline: March 11, 2018
Please send your entry to your CAPA representative, Jack Carriou: firstname.lastname@example.org
The audio visual (AV) competition submissions can consist of a multimedia presentation composed of photography, video, animation, music and commentary or a combination thereof.
The emphasis of the presentation will be the blending of these components into a cohesive storyline. The transition between the images should flow harmoniously with the appropriate colour or tone complementing the selected theme and images.
Photo Essay Theme: Can be any subject but the presentation must follow a theme such as a memorable event, recent trip or holiday, interviewing an interesting individual or highlighting a topic of interest.
Editing Criteria - Open Editing: All different in-camera, on-camera and post-processing techniques can be used. This includes combining multiple images and elements in a final presentation. However, all components of the presentation must have been created or captured by the Entrant with the exception of the music.
Judging Criteria:Judges will review and assign a total score out of a maximum of 100 points based on the following categories and associated maximum points:
NOTE: AV presentation MUST contain three elements:
AV presentation submission:
By entering this competition, you agree to comply with the following conditions:
A wide range of AV applications are available to create an AV presentation:
Microsoft PowerPoint (Mac & Windows computers); Photoshop CS6 and above (Mac & Windows computers); Photoshop Elements (Mac & Windows computers); Photoshop Lightroom (Mac & Windows computers); ProShow Gold 9 from Photodex (only Windows computers); ProShow Design from Photodex (only Windows computers); Fotomagico (only Mac computers); Vegas Pro (Mac & Windows computers); Picture-To-Exe (only Windows computers); Final Cut Pro (only Mac computers).
All club AV entries received will be reviewed.
For this AV competition, a camera club can only submit 2 AV submissions
For assistance or more information contact Jack at email@example.com