Final Submission Deadline for 31st George W. Glennie Nature Salon Photographic Competition

posted Mar 7, 2011, 6:27 PM by League of Reston Artists Webmaster   [ updated Mar 7, 2011, 6:29 PM by Rudy Guernica ]
The Merrimack Valley Camera Club wants to remind clubs that the final submission deadline for the 31st George W. Glennie Nature Salon photographic competition is less than two weeks away.  The salon is open to camera clubs and photographic associations worldwide. 
 
March 17, is the deadline for submission of your club’s entry to the 2011 Glennie Nature Competition.  A preliminary review of the early entries show that the tradition of diverse nature subjects from photographers around the world continues.  We look forward to your club’s submission.  If you’ve already submitted, thank you.
 
Rules Update

With the advent of digital photography and the internet, it has become easier than ever for people to acquire high quality nature images and represent them as their own.  Because the Glennie is a club competition, we have relied on clubs to police their own entries.  As photographers we want to know that our rights as photographers are being protected and we are competing against people’s own work. We have decided to formalize our policy and implemented a screening process to problems in the future.   We encourage participating clubs to use the same process to review their entries.  Please review our new policy.
 
How to Enter
Registration is on-line.  Each club may submit up to 10 entries, but no more than 2 from any one maker.  The club entry fee is $20 payable via credit card or PayPal account. 

Detailed competition rules and the instructions for submission are found on the Merrimack Valley Camera Club's website. 

You Are Invited to Watch Judging
If you are going to be in the Greater Boston Area, we would love to have you join us to view the fine images of the Glennie.  Judging will be held starting at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 26 at the Greater Lynn Photographic Association, 564 Boston Street, Lynn, MA.  Admission is free and open to the public.  Typically judging lasts into mid-afternoon.

This year’s judges are:

·         Diane Robertson
·         Ed McGuirk
·         Gail Hansche-GodinKey Dates
Entries Open -  Feb 1, 2011
Entries Close -  March 17, 2011
Competition  -  March 26, 2011
Results Posted -  April 2, 2011
 
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  • Botany
  • Landscape
  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Mammals
  • Invertebrates
  • Reptiles
  • Amphibians
  • Marine & Freshwater LifeMore Information

Questions?  Email: glennie_info@mvcameraclub.org

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