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Photography

February 13, 2020

PHOTOGRAPHY
State Fair Entries: Level 1 - 2 entries
                          Level 2 - 4 entries
                          Level 3 - 4 entries
(Being a category winner may not be an automatic State Fair entry. The judge(s) will choose the best from each division.)


GREEN RECORD BOOK COMPLETION REQUIREMENT:
• Complete a Shelby County Record Sheet.

EXHIBIT GUIDELINES:

 

MOUNTING
Mounting may be of any color or texture. The pictures are to be neatly and securely mounted. Dry mounting tissue is best.

Salon mounts are available in most photo and art supply stores. They are available either in plain or with a cutout of the picture area. You may make your own. Matting is not required.

The exhibit entry tag provided by the county Purdue Extension office is to be placed in the exhibit’s lower right hand corner


Level 1 (Grades 3, 4 & 5)
Black and White Prints - "Capturing Memories"
• Ten (10) black and white pictures, none of which are larger than four (4) inches by six (6) inches, nor smaller than three and one-half (3½) inches by five (5) inches. For the beginning levels, it would be better for the 4-H'er to work with the prints as they are received from the processor. Pictures should be mounted on a 22" x 28" posterboard, displayed horizontally, with the title “Capturing Memories”. Your prints may be a mix of digital and/or standard development.

Color Prints - "Experiences in Color"
• Ten (10) color pictures, none of which are larger than four (4) inches by six (6) inches, nor smaller than three and one-half (3½) by five (5) inches. For the beginning levels, it would be better for the 4-H'er to work with the prints as they are received from the processor. Pictures should be mounted on a 22" x 28" posterboard and displayed horizontally with the title “Experiences in Color”. Your prints may be a mix of digital and/or standard development.

Level 2 (Grades 6, 7 & 8)
Black & White Prints - "Photography is Fun"
• Ten (10) black and white pictures, none of which are larger than five (5) inches by seven (7) inches, nor smaller than two (2) inches by three and one-half (3½) inches. Pictures should be mounted on a 22" x 28" posterboard displayed horizontally with the title “Photography is Fun”. Your prints may be a mix of digital and standard development. Your prints may be a mix of digital and/or standard development.

Color Prints - "Adventures in Color"
• Ten (10) color pictures, none of which are larger than 5 x 7 inches, nor smaller than 2 x by 3 1/2 inches. Pictures should be mounted on a 22" x 28" posterboard displayed horizontally with the title “Adventures in Color”. Your prints may be a mix of digital and standard development.

Salon Print - Color
• One Color print no smaller than 7” x 9”, nor larger than 11” x 14” printed horizontally or vertically from any size negative. The print must be mounted on a standard 16” x 20” salon mount and displayed vertically and covered with plastic. No title recommended.

Salon Print – Black & White
• One Black & White print no smaller than 7” x 9”, nor larger than 11” x 14” printed horizontally or vertically from any size negative. The print must be mounted on a standard 16” x 20” salon mount and displayed vertically and covered with plastic. No title recommended.

Creative/Experimental Salon Print
• Any modified image may be exhibited as creative/experimental.  One Black & White and/or one Color print, or a combination no smaller than 7” x 9” nor larger than 11” x 14” printed horizontally or vertically from any size negative.  The print must be mounted on a standard 16” x 20” salon mount and displayed vertically and covered with plastic.  No title recommended. Must include original photograph (s) on the back of  the board and attach a listing of steps and/or procedures used to create the end product..

 
Level 3 (Grades 9 and above)
Black & White Prints
• Ten (10) black and white pictures, none of which are larger than 8” x 10” nor smaller than 2” x 3 ½”. The poster must be titled (use your creativity) and be a 22” x 28” posterboard and displayed horizontally. Your prints may be a mix of digital and standard development.

Color Prints
• Ten (10) color pictures, none of which are larger than 8” x 10” nor smaller than 2” x 3 ½”. The poster must be titled (use your creativity) and be a 22” x 28” posterboard and displayed horizontally. Your prints may be a mix of digital and standard development.

Salon Print - Color
• One color print, no smaller than 7" x 9", nor larger than 11" x 14", printed horizontally or vertically from any size negative. The print must be mounted on a standard 16" x 20" salon mount and displayed vertically and covered with plastic. No title recommended.

Salon Print – Black and White
• One black & white no smaller than 7" x 9", nor larger than 11" x 14", printed horizontally or vertically from any size negative. The print must be mounted on a standard 16" x 20" salon mount and displayed vertically and covered with plastic. No title recommended.

Creative/Experimental Salon Print
• Any modified image may be exhibited as creative/experimental. One black & white and/or color print, or a combination no smaller than 7" x 9", nor larger than 11" x 14", printed horizontally or vertically from any size negative.  The print must be mounted on a standard 16" x 20" salon mount and displayed vertically and covered with plastic.  No title recommended.  Must include original photograph (s) on the back of  the board and attach a listing of steps and/or procedures used to create the end product.

 

 

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