The competition is open to anyone registered and attending the July 2021 NECCC Special Event. Makers may enter one Open and one Nature image (a total of two images) to be judged. PSA rules on Nature images will be followed.
Darrell Gulin of Washington state, a Canon Explorer of Light, will select the winning images. Judging of the competition will follow the same general rules used in the NECCC interclub competitions. Scoring will be from 9 to 30 points. Judging will be done prior to the event and is not open to the public.
In the Open category, awards for Best of Show, Best Creative, Best Landscape (Edmund A. Woodle Award), Best Portrait (male or female) and Best Photojournalism (Roslyn McNish Award) will be given. In addition, one NECCC judge’s choice medal will be awarded in the Open category.
In the Nature category, awards for Best of Show, Best Wildlife, Best Bird (Robert Strindberg Ornithology Award), Best Mammal in Action, and Best Botany will be given. Also, one NECCC judge’s choice medal will be awarded in the Nature category.
You will get a confirming reply email shortly after submitting the Entry Form. You should inquire about your entry if you do not receive one. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Individual report cards will be emailed to entrants.
Winning entrants will have their medals and ribbons mailed to them about a month after the event.
Thanks for competing and good luck to everyone!!