Hardy Garden Club - Photography Show Rules
1. Please read the General Rules.
2. Each photography must be the work of the exhibitor. Any manipulation in the darkroom or by computer, including cropping of the image, enhancement for clarity or color, removal of part of the image, or distortion or combining of images must be the work of the exhibitor.
3. Photographs must be 8”x10”, dry matted on foam core with no borders. Surface finish of the photo is the choice of the exhibitor. Printing and mounting may be professionally done. Top of the image must be indicated on the back, as well as name of the exhibitor and class. Submit with a Hardy entry form.
4. The recommended scale of points by which the classes are to be judged:
Technical Skill 20
Read the descriptions of each class carefully. The judges will refer to them.
Please make sure each entry has a CLEAR focal point, one that draws the eye to the subject.
Read FOCUS (the photography quarterly publication) on the GCA website. Valuable information is there.
Carefully study the images of successful photographers to learn their secrets and train your eye.
Try to create images for all the show classes, practice, and enter your best shots.