Standing Out! Photography Contest & Exhibit

Community Recreation & Events Presents

Standing Out! Photography Contest & Exhibit

Wednesday 1/16

11:00 am

Cheyenne Civic Center

FREE

Exhibit Information:
Wednesday, January 16 - Thursday, February 21
Wednesday - Friday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Please call for viewing at other times: 307.637.6363
Cheyenne Civic Center
510 West 20th Street, Cheyenne

Standing Out! Photography Contest & Exhibit
Standing Out! Photography Contest & Exhibit
REGISTRATION:
Register first at Kiwanis Community House, then drop off submissions on Friday, January 11 or Monday, January 14 at the Cheyenne Civic Center.

The Standing Out Photography Contest and Exhibit is designed to showcase that even in a crowded environment or surrounded by conformity, there is something or someone that stands out.

Photos entered in this contest should be taken as recent as possible (limit: Within the past 5 years).

Contest limited to first 150 submissions and Laramie County residents only.

The City of Cheyenne, Cheyenne Civic Center, employees, Cheyenne Camera Club, and its members, and contest judges, are not responsible for entries damaged, lost or stolen.

For more information on the Standing Out contest or exhibit, call the Community Recreation and Events Division at 307637.6423.


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:
-All pictures should be framed in wooden or metal frames. Metal or plastic certificate frames and document holders will not be accepted.

-Glass or acrylic must cover the image and matting for protection. Matting is optional.

-Completed entry form must be attached to the back of the photo.

-Secure hanging wire from the left to the right side of each frame. Tape, yarn, or other weak holding methods should not be used.

-Traditional/digital edits accepted:
--Brightness/contrast control
--Burning/dodging to control tonal range
--color corrections
--cropping to fit layout
--retouching dust/scratches
--color changes
--flipping a photo (left/right reversal)
--printing photo in alternate orientation

-Photo image *excluding matting and/or framing* must be 5x7" or larger, not to exceed 36x48"

-Entries may be in color or black & white

-$5 entry fee per photo. limit of 3 submissions.


SELLING GUIDELINES:
-Photographer must fill out For Sale line on entry form

-Buyer will submit payment to Cheyenne Civic Center (all transactions will be processed through the Cheyenne Civic Center)

-The Civic Center will add applicable sales tax to asking price

-A deduction of 15% will be made by the Civic Center on any photos sold.

-Photographer will receive a check for sales (minus the above deduction)

-Checks will be mailed after the exhibit ends (photographers should receive them within 2-3 weeks)

DATES TO KNOW:
-Registration: January 2 - January 10, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Kiwanis Community House

-Photo Drop-Off: January 11 & January 14, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Civic Center

-Reception: January 15, 5:30 - 7 p.m., Civic Center

-Exhibit: January 16 - February 21, Wednesdays - Fridays, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m., Saturdays, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Civic Center

-Photo Pick-Up: February 22, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Civic Center
Venue Information:
Cheyenne Civic Center
510 W. 20th Street
Cheyenne, WY, 82001
http://www.cheyenneciviccenter.org/