“Historical Newtown” Competition

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“Historical Newtown” Competition

The assigned subject for May is “Historical Newtown”.
Our town was founded in 1705 and incorporated in 1711; that’s over 300 years of history! With the assigned subject of “Historical Newtown,” try to capture a piece of our town’s history in your photograph.
A member may enter up to four photos. Only one photo may be submitted in each of the following categories:

Assigned Subject – enter either for Digital Assigned Subject or Print Assigned Subject, but not both, entries may be color or monochrome
Digital Open – enter either Class A or Class B, but not both – entries may be color or monochrome
Print Open Color
Print Open Monochrome

See Competition Rules for details.
Uploading digital photos
Use the Upload page for all digital categories. The upload deadline is Monday, at midnight, the week of the competition. Information onupload file types, sizes and color space are at the bottom of the upload page.
Print labels
Usethe label templatefor the information that must be on the back of your photo. Attach the label in the upper left corner so that your photo will beorientated correctly for the judges. You can enter your information into the label template before your print, or by hand after you print. Leave the “Picture #” and “Score” fields blank.


Mark – Welcome,

Candidates for officers
Member survey closesTuesday
Oxford Greens Competition – Need more people to enter photos by June 19

Linda- Program updates,Need volunteers to select photos on 6/20 at 7:00 pm at Cullens’ (Dessert will be served – BYOB); July 12 at 6:30 Oxford Greens Clubhouse Pizza and Competition
Rhonda – Annual Exhibit Take Down at the Library, Wed. 5/31 at 4:00; CT DEEP Nature Exhibit July 25-August 22 with Program on Aug. 19;Scavenger Hunt – Aug. 5
Darrell & Sandy – New England Camera Club Council updates and awards
Sandy – Introduce the judges





Assigned Subject – “Historic Newtown”
Open – Class A
Open – Class B


Assigned Subject – “Historic Newtown”
Open Color
Open Monochrome

Fast run-through at the start
Ties resolved at end of category
Short break after digital for snacks



Range: 6 to 10 by half points
Practice now, note your score acknowledgment below keypad, disappears after 15 seconds

Brief and focus on how to improve
One judge’s comments per photo
Rotating judges

The event is finished.


May 25, 2017


3:15 pm – 5:30 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: May 25, 2017
  • Time: 3:15 pm – 5:30 pm


Newtown Senior Center @ 14 Riverside Road, Sandy Hook, CT 06482
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