Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Annual Photographic Competition

Entries to the 50th city’s annual photographic competition are invited and there’s no time to lose with the closing date of Monday 25th January 2016 fast approaching.   

The entry form can be downloaded by clicking here,  obtained directly from the Dundee Photographic Society or by contacting Dundee City Council’s Environment Events team on 433104.

The winning selection will be made on Monday 15th February at the Marryat Hall and an exhibition of the entries will take place between Wednesday 24th February and Wednesday 9th March at the Central Library.

Prizes being offered include :

Dundee Corporation Trophy :   This trophy, together with a miniature and prize voucher, is awarded for the best 3 images in print and/or projected which best portray Dundee.

Robert Saunders Trophy :   This trophy was presented by Messrs Robert and Ivan Saunders to commemorate their father who was an early exponent of colour photography. Awarded annually with a miniature for the best projected image taken in any park in Dundee.

Dundee Photographic Society Trophy - Open Competition :   This trophy donated by Dundee Photographic Society in recognition of the photographer who, overall, obtains the highest aggregate points from projected image, monochrome and colour print sections in the open competition. This will automatically include all images submitted for the Dundee Corporation Trophy and Robert Saunders Competitions.

Under 18 :   For the best image taken by an Under 18.

You can view an image gallery of the 2015 winning entries by clicking here.