Feb. 28th - Monochrome
A black and white work fitting from the very dark grey (black) to the very clear grey (white) is a monochrome work with the various shades of grey. A black and white work toned entirely in a single colour will remain a monochrome work able to stand in the black and white category. - the definition of Monochrome as defined by the Fédération Internationale de l’Art Photographique’s (FIAP)
A sepia image is considered a monochrome image. A ‘duo-toned’ image is not.
There are multiple themes for this competition:
Portrait (will primarily contain the likeness of a person(s) in which the facial expression is predominant but can be extended to include the entire body and the background)
Double-exposure (a technique which exposes two or more images in a single image. Single image can contain individuals, landscape or other elements)
Landscape (can include people, buildings, etc…)
Man-made Structures/Objects (includes cityscapes, buildings, transportation, still life, table top photography, etc…)
Birds/Animals (wild or domesticated)
Hand-of-man is permitted in all themes. Infrared images are permitted in this competition.
Open Editing – All in-camera, on-camera and post-processing techniques are permitted. The entrant must have taken all components of the final image. Digital frame, pin-line, borders and mats are permitted in this competition.
Send the images as a jpg image with a maximum file size of 1.8 MB.
Maximum horizontal size: 1400 pixels and maximum vertical size: 1050 pixels.
Please have your images sent to Paul Sturmey by Feb. 22nd.: