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    Name: Eureka Springs National Photography Contest & Exhibition
    Date: May 13, 2018 - May 19, 2018
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    Event Description:


    The Ozarks Photography Project
    In historic Eureka Springs, AR
    Presents its first...
    NATIONAL JURIED PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST & EXHIBITION



    Exhibit held at the historic Eureka Springs Auditorium
    May 13th – 19th, 2018

    36 S Main St.
    Eureka Springs, Arkansas

     
    The Ozarks Photography Project (TOPP) is an arts extension of the Greater Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce. TOPP’s first National Juried Photography Exhibit & Sale will be held at the historic Eureka Springs Auditorium.  

    The entire Downtown Eureka Springs is on the U.S. National Historic register, which makes this charming, Victorian, historic and art-infused town in the Ozarks a unique experience. It offers more art galleries than most cities fifty times its size, related shops, businesses, restaurants and cafes. Like so many mountain towns, it is a high tourist attraction, as evidenced by its wide of array of lodges, B&Bs, motels, and hotels.

    The show and sale dates will be held in conjunction with Eureka Spring’s annual May Festival of The Arts. Artists with brushes and cameras will be highly visible throughout town that week.  

                                 
    DATES FOR 2018 EXHIBITION, SHOW, & SALE
    Exhibition Dates: May 13th - May 19th from 1-4pm

    Wine & Cheese Social: Saturday, May 19th from 5-6pm

    Presentation of Awards: Saturday, May 19th from 6:00-7:00pm 
                                                   
     
    ENTRY CATEGORIES
    1. Digitally Designed (BW and Color) - this category are photos that are majorly modified using post processing techniques.  This includes composites (a combination of two or more photos); HDR or multiple exposures, the addition, duplication, deletions or moving of major objects in the photo; or the use of artistic digital filters and effects. Examples of artistic filters and effects are watercolor, neon glow, stained glass and others which do not show the scene, person or animal in their natural way. These photos can be color or black and white. This is an OPEN category.  Category Name - DD
     
    The Categories below have limited post production processing. What is allowed are adjustments to color, contrast, brightness and sharpness; shadows/highlights, burning, dodging, cropping, etc.
     
    1. People  (Color only) – of people including individual portraits, group photos or photos where a persons or persons are the main subject in the photo. Category Name - P
    2. Animals & Wildlife (Color only) – are photos of domesticated animals or animals in the wild, either individual animals or groups of animals or photos where the main subject is the animal(s).   Category Name - AW
    3. Nature Created (Color only) – including landscapes, waterfalls, rivers and natural habitat flora where nature is the main subject of the photo. Category Name - NC
    4. Human Made (Color only) includes architecture, city/botanic gardens, street scenes, cars, trucks, bridges, etc., where human created objects are the main subject of the photo. Category name - HM
    5. Still life and Abstracts (Color only)- includes arranged or in studio set-up of any subject matter. Category Name- SL
    6. Abstracts (Color only) -- includes images shot in the camera where the subject matter is identifiable or not easily identifiable, with limited post processing. Category Name- A
    7. In & Around Eureka Springs (Color only) – includes images that depict the area’s history, architecture, culture, or nature within a 15-mile radius. Category Name - ES
    8. Black and White – All photos in this category are black and white photos only.  This  is an open category. Category Name - BW
    Location:
    Eureka Springs Auditorium
    36 S Main St.
    Date/Time Information:
    Sunday, May 13 - Saturday, May 19th
    Contact Information:
    Jerri Marlowe
    Fees/Admission:
    Contest Entry $35
    Exhibit FREE
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