Judging & Prizes
Bob Fox has kindly agreed to judge the competition. There will be a rosette for the winner of each class. Bob will then select one photo as the overall Best in Show, and the winner will have their photo enlarged to a 12”x16” framed print, kindly donated by Chas Halsey of Focal Point Imaging, Exeter. In addition to the first prize, we awarding a runner’s up prize of a years subscription to the SCS
1. Glamour Puss
, one for the sexy ladies in your life! So get those feather boas out, flutter those beautiful lashes and make love to the camera. Here come the girls!!
2. Handsomest Boy
, the dapper chaps are lining up for this one. Put on your best bib & tucker, comb those whiskers and charm those girls.
3. Cutest Kitten
, Ahhh, aren’t they sweet! Catch them whilst they’re napping in the washing basket, or putting that cute little paw in your aquarium, or up to any of their lovely tricks.
4. Christmas Cats
, Did they help with the wrapping, or may be they contributed to the decorating of the tree. Let’s see what havoc they caused with your baubles…………
5. Two’s Company
, After the fighting for the radiator bed has finished, snap the little darlings curled up in total harmony together.
6. Caught in the act!
Now what have they done? Keep your camera handy to grab that guilty face as they drag the turkey off the work surface and on to the floor!
SNOWSHOE ONLY CLASSES!!!
1. Snowshoes in the Snow
, with all the recent weather, we couldn’t resist this class. Let’s see what your lot got up to in the white stuff!!
2. Snow Wonder!
Show us how wonderful your beautiful Snowshoes are, anything goes!!!!
Conditions of Entry
Entry fees are £5 pounds per entry which allows you to enter up to 10 photos in total.
The photos are to be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
and will be uploaded to the SCS website, please send them in by the 22nd March 2010.
Digital Photos Only
please include the following details in the title of each individual photo.
1. Your initials (so we can identify your shots)
2. The class number, i.e. Class-5 to enter the ‘Best Friends’ class, or Class SS-1 to enter the Snowshoe only ‘Snowshoes in the Snow’ class.
3. The title of your photo.
You will also need to RESIZE the photo file to email it to us. (no larger than 1.5mb per email or it may not get through)
Please resize images ideally to 640 x 480 pixels. Any problems, please contact Kelly by email email@example.com
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU KEEP A COPY AT THE ORIGINAL FILE SIZE.
(If your photo wins we’ll need the large file to make the prize).
DON’T FORGET TO SEND YOUR ENTRY FEES WITH THE PHOTOS!
Entry fees should be sent to, please make cheques payable to the ‘Snowshoe Cat Society’, thank you
Kate Bailey, SCS Photo Comp, 84 High Street, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3LB.
The closing date for entries is MONDAY 22ND MARCH 2010 @ midnight!
Results available from 5th April 2010.
The winning photos will be displayed in the Easter/April SCS Newsletter, and on the SCS website.
The entrant must have taken the photographs themselves.
The competition is not open to professional photographers.
The judge’s decision is final.
No correspondence regarding the photographs entered, and or their judging will be entered in to.
All entries must be accompanied by the appropriate entry fee.
Competition is open to members only! Your welcome to join if you would like to get involved.
By entering the competition, you give the SCS permission to use the photos in the Societies Newsletter.
Copyright of images remains with the photographer.
The Society cannot accept responsibility for loss, damage or delay to entries.
The Society reserves the right to reject any entries which it deems inappropriate