Chairperson and Contact: Juanita Dubois 613-847-0245photographer

Committee: Doug Pitt, Audrey Robinson

Located in the beautiful Crystal Palace, our display is open 10 am – close each day of the fair.

Come view some of our “Amateur Photographer’s” best shots of our “beautiful county”.

Let us entice you to explore

 

Photography Rules – Please refer to “Rules for Exhibiting” .
• Photos to be taken by exhibitor, amateur photographers only
• Open to both residents & non-residents of Prince Edward County
• One entry per class
• Same/similar photo cannot be entered in more than one class or have previously been entered at Picton Fair.
• For 2015 – Photos are to be 4” X 6” size for all classes other than panoramic which is 4” X 10” (or 4” X 11”).
Framed photos can be NO larger than 8” X 10” and Must be Ready To Hang with wire.
• No alterations to photos other than normal cropping and colour adjustment.
• Photos to be mounted on white Bristol board with a 1” border all the way around – no matting allowed other than
framed photos (Note: pictures without a 1” border will be disallowed).
• Photos may be either colour, sepia or black & white.
• No studio portraits allowed.
• All class entries can be taken with either digital or 35mm camera.
• Entries will be received on Thursday prior to the Fair from 2pm to 9pm at the Crystal Palace.
• Pick up entries on Sunday after 5pm – specials will be available for pick up at that time at the Crystal Palace.
•Thank you to all our sponsors!
Prize Money: 1st – $4.00 2nd – $3.00 3rd – $2.00

 

Classes:
1. The Farm – Memories of Yesterday
2. Livestock
3. Fences
4. Barns
5. Agriculture
6. Machinery
7. Single Flower
8. Garden or Flower Group
Special Awarded by sponsor Peggy
DeWitt for best in classes 1-8
9. Lighthouse
10. What an Automobile

Special Awarded by sponsor Pauls Mechanical for best in classes 9-16

11. Relics of the Past
12. Action Shot
13. Comedy Shot – with your own caption
14. Anything Gold
15. Window(s)
16. Cemetery
17. Framed Family
18. Framed Any Season
19. Framed Wedding
20. Framed Other
21. Framed in Black & White or Sepia
22. Framed Your Favourite Photo
Special Awarded by sponsor J. H. Porte for classes 17-22

23. Panoramic Special Event any Occasion
24. Panoramic Any Season
25. Panoramic Water Scene
26. Panoramic Other
Special Awarded by sponsor T&C Video for best in classes 23-26
27. The “County” (name location on tag)28. A Day at the Park
29. Spring
30. Summer
31. Fall
32. Winter
33. Building(s)
34. A Landscape Scene
Special Awarded by sponsor Peggy Dewitt for best in classes 27-34
35. Pet(s)
36. Child(ren)
37. Family
38. Baby – People
39. Baby – Animals
40. Abstract
41. Bridges
42. Doors/Windows
Special Awarded by sponsor Dr. R.A.
Locke for best in classes 35-42
43. Reflections
44. Sunrise
45. Sunset
46. Water Scene
47. Fog/Rain/Mist or Ice
48. Wildlife/Birds
49. Nature/Trees/Wildflowers
50. Sky/Weather
51. Night Shot
Special Awarded by sponsor Prince Edward Pizza for best in classes 43-50
52. Crown Amusements and the Picton Fair Collage

• Theme is “Fun at the Picton Fair”
• Size should be 18” by 24” on bristol board with 1” boarder all around.
• To include midway pictures and other Picton Fair event and exhibit pictures
• Judges are Maggie & Dirk Deinum – Owner/operator of Crown Amusements.
• 1st $25.00 2nd $15.00 3rd $10.00
Prize Awarded by Crown Amusements
Amateur Photographer of the Year -Sponsored by County Holiday Homes Plaque awarded to Exhibitor with the most points
(1st=3 pts, 2nd=2pts, 3rd=1pt).
Name on large trophy on display at AV Frame & Photo
Best Photograph of the Fair –
Sponsored by County Holiday Homes Plaque awarded to Exhibitor and winningphoto can be displayed at The Picton Gazette if exhibitor wishes.

To be chosen by the Fair Judge from all 1st prize winning photos from classes 1-50.
Photography
Section PH
Photography Rules – Please refer to “Rules for Exhibiting” at front of this book.
• Photos to be taken by exhibitor, amateur photographers only
• Open to both residents & non-residents of Prince Edward County
• One entry per class
• Same/similar photo cannot be entered in more than one class or have previously been entered at Picton Fair.
• For 2016 – Photos are to be 4” X 6” size for all classes other than panoramic which is 4” X 10” (or 4” X 11”).
Framed photos can be NO larger than 8” X 10” and Must be Ready To Hang with wire.
• No alterations to photos other than normal cropping and colour adjustment.
• Photos to be mounted on white Bristol board with a 1” border all the way around – no matting allowed other than
framed photos (Note: pictures without a 1” border will be disallowed).
• Photos may be either colour, sepia or black & white.
• No studio portraits allowed.
• All class entries can be taken with either digital or 35mm camera.
• Entries will be received on Thursday prior to the Fair from 2pm to 9pm at the Crystal Palace.
• Pick up entries on Sunday after 5pm – specials will be available for pick up at that time at the Crystal Palace.
•Thank you to all our sponsors!
Prize Money: 1st – $4.00 2nd – $3.00 3rd – $2.00

 

Entry Form