The River Arts Photo Co-op provides photography enthusiasts with a way to gather, promote and share their experience and knowledge of photography in an atmosphere of camaraderie and fun.
No experience necessary – just a love of photography and a desire for discovery, building skills, and connecting with others with a similar passion! Our goal is to promote the sharing of ideas, techniques and creativity through membership participation in workshops, competitions and monthly social gatherings.
Tentative upcoming presentation schedule:
September 21, 2017 Photographing Snow Geese, Dorothy Koval
October 19, 2017 TBA
November 16, 2017 Stick Season Photography, Paul Rogers
December 21, 2017 Photo Contest winners, Chris Crothers
January 18, 2018 iPhone Apps with Nan Carle-Beauregard
February 15, 2018 Wildflowers of Vermont, Kate Carter
March 15, 2018 Images of the Southland, Jackson Kytle
April 19, 2018 Flash Photography, Kevin Fitzgerald
May 17, 2018 Wedding Photography, Lauren Stagnitti
River Arts Photo Co-op
Photography Contest 2017
The River Arts Photo Co-op provides photography enthusiasts with a way to gather, promote and share
their experience and knowledge of photography in an atmosphere of camaraderie and fun.
River Arts is holding a photography contest that will begin on August 17, 2017 and will end December
17, 2017 and is open to all photo enthusiasts involved with the Photo Co-op.
Each photographer may enter three digital photographs. Digital images should have a long dimension
of at least 2,000 pixels and be saved at 300 dpi JPEG (though not required). For faster uploading, we
recommend the uncompressed file size not be larger than 4 megabytes.
-To qualify to enter contest, the photographer must attend a Photo Co-op meeting or will attend the
December 21, 2017 Photo Co-op meeting. The Photo Co-op meets at the River Arts building in
Morrisville every 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:00 PM. All photographers of all levels are welcome
and encouraged to come. There is no cost to enter the contest.
-Photos must be original works by the photographer submitting the photo.
-Photos must be taken in Vermont or can be taken of Vermont from a bordering State or Canada.
-Photos must be taken during the photography contest period (8/17/17 through 12/17/17).
-Only non-professional photographers1 may enter the photography contest.
-Only one photograph will place per photographer.
-Digitally or otherwise enhanced or altered photos will not be considered. Minor adjustments including
spotting, dodging, burning, cropping, contrast and slight color adjustments or the digital equivalents,
are acceptable (this is to keep it fair for those that do not have advanced post processing software and
Digital photographs are to be emailed to [email protected]
When posting photos,
provide your name, a name/description for your photo, town/city photo was taken in and date taken.
JUDGING & JURY:
There will be one or more Judges that will consist of photo enthusiasts that are not members of the
1st place - $225.00
2nd place - $115.00
3rd place - $75.00
Three honorable mentions - $25.00 each
1 A professional photographer for this contest is defined as a photographer that earns more than 25 percent of his or her income from photographic sales.