14 Jan 2020 - 18:30

Chicago

Coordinator:

Print – Linda Hondras, Vanessa Peoples-Thomas,

DPI – Johnny Evelyn, Preston Moore, Duane Savage.

Location:

Washington Park Field House 5531 S King Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60637

Date & Time:

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 between 6:30 PM and 8:15 PM

Notes:

The Print and DPI competition is open to all Washington Park Camera Club members who are in current standing with their membership. Entries for the Print Competition must be mounted and submitted at 6:15 PM so they can be arranged for a prompt starting time of 6:30 PM.

Please arrive between 6:00 – 6:30 if you need to purchase boards.  Pot Luck should be tabled before 6:30 pm  (No paper goods needed)

Print Competition Procedures

Entrants may submit 2 small color and 2 small monochrome prints each month, entrants may also submit 2 large color and 2 large monochrome prints each month. Toned prints are eligible in the “Monochrome Print” category.  “Small Print” areas shall not exceed 11 by 14 inches. All “Small Prints” are to be mounted on an 11 by 14 inch mounting board. “Large Print” area shall not exceed 16 by 20 inches. All “Large Prints” are to be mounted on a 16 by 20 inch mounting board.  A label containing the title of the print, maker’s name must appear legibly on the back of the mount in the upper left-hand corner. Prints must be submitted at least fifteen minutes before the time the meeting commences.

Digital Competition Procedures

Entrants may submit 2 images each month in the DPI competition, images can be either color or monochrome.

Please email your digital competition entries to DPI Committee at wpccdpi@comcast.net by the Saturday before the competition. Both the sizing and naming protocol for the images should be followed.

The file naming protocol for digital submissions is Image Title ~ Makers Name.  For instance, if the image is “Nice Picture” by Duane Savage, then name for the image should be Nice Picture ~ Duane Savage.

Send the images as jpeg files attached to the email submitted.

File Size & Format

Each image must have the following maximum size:

Horizontal side will be no more than 1,400 pixels. (the old standard was 1,024 pixels)

Vertical side will be no more than 1,050 pixels. (the old standard was 768 pixels)

Unless your image proportions are in the exact ratio of 4 to 3, one of these dimensions will be less than the maximum.

The preferred, but not required, color space is sRGB.  Images are to be sent as jpeg attachments to the email.

Label

The following link is for competition labels: http://washingtonparkcameraclub.org/?wpfb_dl=2 (PDF)

Reminder
Members in good standing may participate in monthly WPCC competitions.

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