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Enter the 20x16" (50.8 cm x 40.6 cm) Competition – merited images will be displayed for 13,000 visitors to view in the Convention Exhibition Area. The judging process is held in public so photographers can watch the assessment process, this in itself is an invaluable learning process. The winner will be announced at our prestigious Awards Night at the 2013 Convention
1st Prize: Mosaic Daylight LED Panel (worth £750). Sponsored by Bowens
Payment form: 'click here'
NB. Entrants must include the sub-categories on their application form.
Closing Date: 24 December 2012
Where to send your prints:
6 Bath Street
Entries will NOT be accepted if brought to the judging venue. Entries MUST be sent to the above address for them to be included in the competition and must arrive by the closing date. Any entries received after the closing date will not be entered and will only be returned at the entrants expense.
Payment for returning prints must be included with your submissions.
Each image must have an application form attached to the back.
An application form and the appropriate entry fee must accompany each print.
The fees for members are: each print £10.
For non-members: each print £15.
Fees are UK Only
Payment for returning prints must be included with your submissions. Our easy return postage guide:
Up to 2kg (average 4 prints)
Standard £6.00 Recorded £8.00
Up to 4kg (average 8 prints)
Standard £9.00 Recorded £12.00
Up to 6kg (average 12 prints)
Standard £12.00 Recorded £16.00
Up to 8kg (average 16 prints)
Standard £15.50 Recorded £19.00
Up to 10kg (average 20 prints)
Standard £18.00 Recorded £21.00
Entrants who live outside of the UK must arrange their own prints to be returned to them via courier service after January 21st 2013.
If you require your entries to be returned to you please inform us BEFORE the competition date, entries not returned within one month will be destroyed. Your entries will be returned to you in their original packing.
The Society has negotiated special deals with Loxley Colour and One Vision Imaging for the 20x16" Competition
20x16” Mounted Lustre Print £10
20x16” Mounted Gloss Print £10
20x16” Mounted Metallic Print £12
Please select “Competition Prints” from the catalogue file in the Loxley ROES to submit your entry. We will deliver your prints to Head Office free of charge providing you send us your entry form.
One Vision Imaging
20x16” Lustre Photographic Print, mounted on to card £10
20x16” Gloss Photographic Print, mounted on to card £10
20x16” Metallic Photographic Print, mounted on to card £12
Place your orders via our free ROESpro software, FTP or mail order quoting your Societies membership number
Return Postage & Handling Overseas and UK
If you require your entries to be returned to you please inform us BEFORE the competition date, entries not returned within one month will be destroyed. Please weigh your entries at your local Post Office and include a cheque/credit card details to cover the cost of returning them to you. Your entries will be returned to you in their original packing.
Entry Rules – 2012/2013
Payment form: 'click here'
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