Winter in Newcastle
April 1 – 8, 2023
We had such a great response to our Photography Contest! Thank you to all who entered. The photos were so good we decided to have a special exhibit featuring entries we received! Don’t miss the Winter in Newcastle Exhibit April 1 – 8 at the Gallery.
Meanwhile, here are the winners in four categories.
Overall Winner – Kristi McManus
Adult Category Winner – Shernette Muccuth Henry
Senior Category Winner – Joan Wilton
Pro Category Winner – Fatima Pereira
A Gift of Art Photography Contest
Winter transforms with a cloak or snow or a trick of the light, an ordinary scene becomes extraordinary.
Why not capture those magical changes in a black and white or colour photo and submit it to A Gift of Art in hopes of winning one of many prizes? No entry fee required.
Prizes will be awarded in every category with a Grand Prize of $200.00!
Details and Contest Rules
Theme: Winter in Newcastle
- Professional adult (exhibitors who identify as a professional photographer and/or have 5+ years experience in photography)
- Senior ( age of exhibitor 60+)
- Adult photographer ( age of exhibitor 25+
- Young Adults ( ages up to 25 yrs.)
- Secondary School students
- Elementary school students
- Entries must be submitted to A Gift of Art on or before February 28, 2023
- Winning submissions will be included in an exhibit taking place from April 1st to April 8th and thus all winning entries must be available for display during that period
- Maximum photo size 5” x 7” unless otherwise specified.
- Photos are to be printed on proper photo paper.
- Photographs may be submitted in colour or Black and White
- Exhibitors are to include a label on the back of their piece indicating their name, phone number, municipality, email (if applicable), category of entry, and years of experience doing photography
- Multiple photographs may be submitted if desired however winning exhibitors will only be entitled to one prize.
- Photographs must be the work of the exhibitor.
- Photographs must have been taken in the Winter of 2022-2023
- Photographs must be taken in town environs of Newcastle, Ontario.
- Judging criteria: composition, creativity, focus & quality, overall impression