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Call for Entries - 18th Annual RPS Open Juried Exhibit 2014

More than $2,000 in Prizes!

Open to ALL photographers, RPS members and non-members

Judge: Billy Howard

$200 First, $100 Second, $75 Third and $50 Fourth in each category

(based on a minimum amount of entries)

Non-Cash prizes for Blick’s Pick Award, Peachtree Camera Award, RVAC Award, and Robert P. Jones Award

Four Categories of Entry: Architecture/Travel, Nature/Landscape, People/Animals and Still Life/Abstract

Key Dates:
 
7/15–9/9 Call for Entries

9/16 Notification of Juried Images

10/3 and 10/4 Delivery of Framed Images to RVAC

10/6 Hanging of Exhibit (volunteers needed, contact Gittel Price)

10/10–11/21 Exhibit on Display

10/10 Opening Reception and Awards 7-9PM

11/22 and 11/24 Pick Up Framed Images

Note About the online submission/entry form:

Your submission/upload should only take a few seconds to upload once you hit submit. If you see "please wait" for a long time, try using Firefox browser or Chrome browser.

** This will NOT work if you are using Internet Explorer 10! **

After you press submit and after successful submission and payment, you will receive an automated confirmation email (to the email address provided).


Reminder to properly format your image files:

Please make sure your image files follow the required naming format. Files that do not follow the correct naming format will be disqualified.

Save each image as a JPG file using the following naming convention: Category Abbreviation, – (dash), Entrant’s Name (FirstLast), – (dash), respective image number (1 through 6), .jpg.

LN = Landscape/Nature, PA = People/Animals
AT = Architecture/Travel, SLA = Still Life/Abstract

Example: LN-AnselAdams-1.jpg, PA-AnselAdams-2.jpg, AT-AnselAdams-3.jpg, or SLA-AnselAdams-4.jpg.

For your convenience, you can access the full rules here.


Payment via PayPal

At the end of the submission/entry form, select the appropriate fee category. After you click "Submit", you will be prompted to make your payment via PayPal.

 

2014 RPS Open Juried Entry & Submission

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RPS Monthly Program Meeting with Speaker Kathryn Kolb

Composition and the Dynamic Symmetry of Art & Nature

Where: ARC (Adult Recreation Center)
When: Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 7:00pm-8:30pm

For the last 20 years, Kathryn Kolb has focused her energy on fine art photography of natural forms and landscapes, as well as educating about the rich, diverse ecosystems of the Southeast and environmental stewardship. Her fine art photographs are found in significant public and private collections as well as national and international venues.

In addition to being a fine art photographer, Kathryn is a Master Naturalist and is new Director of EcoAddendum, leading naturalist walks, giving educational talks and workshops in photography and in understanding native ecosystems in both urban greenspaces and regional wildlands.

Kathryn is known for a meticulous compositional style in her photograph and is engaged in exploring and articulating the relationships between fine art and natural forms and the geometries and science they have in common.

To see her photographs, bio and artist's statement, see KathrynKolb.com.

 

RPS Logo Merchandise

Purchase your RPS Logo Merchandise at our next meeting. Shirts cost $23.50 and hats $12, cash or check only. Assorted men's and women's sizes available. For inventory, please contact Gittel Price.

2014 Meeting Schedule

  Presentation 
        Photo Review             
Board Meeting   
January 01/07 01/21  
February 02/04 02/18 02/25
March 03/04 03/18  
April 04/01 04/15 04/22
May 05/06 05/20  
June 06/03 06/17 06/24
July 07/01 07/15 07/22
August 08/05 08/19 08/26
September 09/02 09/16 09/23
October 10/07 10/21 10/28
November 11/04 11/18 11/11
December 12/02   12/16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



The Roswell Photographic Society (RPS) is the largest Photography Club in metro Atlanta. We meet on the first and third Tuesdays of the month at the Roswell Adult Recreation Center located at 830 Grimes Bridge Road in Roswell, GA 30075 (enter through the front door, left at the main hall, room at the end). Meetings are from 7 pm - 8:30 pm, are FREE and open to anyone to attend! Social Time begins at 6:30 PM.

Our first meeting of the month features a speaker presenting on a variety of photo-related topics and our second meeting is photo review where a seasoned professional critiques and judges entries by our membership around a particular theme.

RPS also sponsors exhibits, workshops and field trips.