Interclub Photo Competition
Click to access the Interclub website
Old vs New
The challenge this month is to combine elements in your submissions that contrast in some way these two terms. I have provided a dictionary definition of each word to help with the process. Good Luck!
1 having lived for a long time; no longer young: the old man lay propped up on cushions.• made or built long ago: the old quarter of the town.• possessed or used for a long time: he gave his old clothes away.• having the characteristics or showing the signs of age: marble now so old that it has turned gray and chipped.• informal, chiefly US boring or tiresome, especially as a result of repetition or overfamiliarity: I wish she'd shut up—it's getting old.2 [ attrib. ] belonging only or chiefly to the past; former or previous: valuation under the old rating system was inexact.• used to refer to the first of two or more similar things: I was going to try to get my old job back.• dating from far back; long-established or known: we greet each other like old friends | I get sick of the same old routine.• (of a form of a language) as used in former or earliest times.3 [ in combination ] of a specified age: he was fourteen years old | a seven-month-old baby.• [ as noun in combination ] a person or animal of the age specified: a nineteen-year-old.4 [ attrib. ] informal used to express affection, familiarity, or contempt: it gets the old adrenaline going | “ Good old Mom,” she said.
Topic definition TBA
Daniel Gheorghita is a photographer who, since 2004, has also worked as a licensed tour guide in Romania. He is visiting Canada and has agree to share his photography of Romania with us.
Daniel likes likes to call himself a retailer of air, dreams and memories. He has written articles for several travel magazines and his photographs have appeared in eminent publications and media such as CNN, NationalGeographic Romania and the Wall Street Journal.
He has worked as a freelance guide for several Romanian tour companies, hotel chains and European journalists specializing in travel.
He is currently the managing partner at Covinnus Travel Ltd., a company based in Bucharest where he specializes in leading tours of Romania for both groups and individuals.
As a photographer, his interest is in capturing the people and rural landscape of Romania, and in documenting the evolution of the country since the downfall of the communist regime.
Topic definition TBA
Claude Brazeau is an Award Winning third bar Master Photographer for the Ottawa / Gatineau and Montreal area specializing in portrait and wedding photography. He also offers corporate and event photography and is a member of the Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC).
Tiina Kirik is a visual artist, working primarily with traditional analog (pre-digital) photographic imaging techniques. Her street and studio photography frequently contribute base images used in her composite darkroom printing work.
In print work, she combines film negative enlargement with photogram and montage practices to create unique images with a bold retro aesthetic. An example of her Lith printing work was featured on the back cover of the current issue of Shots magazine (http://www.shotsmag.com). Her Photogram-Montage work is to be published in the June 2018 issue of Black & White Magazine.
Ms Kirik will discuss the techniques and present images she makes using three different camera-less processes: Lumen printing, Photograms and the Chemigram technique. She will respond to questions during and after each session.
Topic: Faces & Figures
A photographic portrait which is a representation of a living person, especially the face, OR a photograph in which the subject, the human body, is the primary interest.
Entries are limited to POSED photographs of one or more human beings. The backgrounds may include statues or paintings of people, providing these are NOT the primary subject.
Pet and animal portraits are excluded.
There are no restrictions on location (indoors or outdoors) nor on lighting (ambient or artificial) however both must be CONSIDERED and CONTROLLED.
You may enter up to two entries into the assignment category.
You may enter a single general entry, whether or not you enter the asignment category.