Silver Medal Ann Alimi Dance Passion

2018 Photo Challenge

Award Honour Elizabeth Hak The Mandrill
Award Honour Inge Riis McDonald Farrier Visit
Award Honour Patricia Zuest grizzly bear sow catching salmon in chilcotin river
Medal Gold Robert Parker The Hunt is on.
Medal Sliver ann alimi DANCE PASSION

Scope of Competition

This year marks the 14th anniversary of our annual CAPA member competition.

Theme: Landscape. For the purposes of this competition, landscape images will include:

– environmental (pure natural scene with no human influence),

– urban (city scene with human activity), rural (little or no humans visible), and

– seascape (beach, seashore, bodies of water).

Most landscape images frequently include sky and often incorporates weather conditions.

Human, animal and object can be included in the image to reflect the magnitude of the structures. However, the predominant elements of the image must be landscape.

The purpose of this competition is to record a truthful representation of reality.

 

Editing Criteria

Eligibility Criteria – Prior to submitting any photo in a CAPA competition, all entrants must first read and comply with the CAPA Eligibility Criteria relating to images submissions.READ ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA HERE

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. 

Colour or black & white or monochrome images are permitted.

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.

 

Competition Processes

Closing Date of Competition –  May 31, 2018 at midnight Pacific Standard Time.

Open To – ONLY Individual CAPA members, CAPA Life Members and CAPA Family Members. This competition is only open to CAPA individual and family members who are permanent Canadian residents.  The residency stimulation for this competition has been requested by several sponsors.

For both the Individual and Club components of this competition, CAPA medals and Honourable Mention Ribbons will be awarded to entrants with the highest aggregate scores. Merit Award Ribbons will be awarded to the top three individual images.

How To Upload Images To CAPA Competition here

Hosting Camera Club – Canadian Association for Photographic Art

Competition Coordinator – CAPA Director of Competitions – competitions@capacanada.ca

NoteQuestions about the scope of the competition and the editing criteria should be directed to the Competition Coordinator.

Distribution of CAPA Awards And/Or Commercial Prizes – will be coordinated by the CAPA Director of Competitions.

 

Corporate Prizes 

 

Competition Prizes – 14th Annual Photo Challenge  

CAPA Gold Medal CAPA Silver Medal CAPA Bronze Medal
Adobe Corporation

1 year Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Corporation

1 year Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Corporation

1 year Adobe Creative Cloud

On1 Corporation 

1 year On1 Photo Raw Plus Membership

On1 Corporation 

1 year On1 Photo Raw Plus Membership

On1 Corporation 

1 year On1 Photo Raw Plus Membership

Canon Canada

Canon Powershot Camera G3-X Mark II

Canon Canada

Canon Powershot Camera G1-X Mark II

Canon Canada

Canon Powershot Camera SX60 HS

Gentec International 

Pro Roller camera bag

Gentec International

Pro 1 Technic 450 camera bag

Gentec International

Flipside 400 camera bag

 Topaz Labs

Collections

Topaz Labs

Impressions

Topaz Labs

Clarity

And 10 Honourable Mention Winners Receive:

CAPA Honourable Mention Ribbon

$50.00 Certificate towards a Treasure Books Canada Book (Canadian Company based in Surrey, B.C.)