Department 4 – Division 2

2015 Best of Show

2015 Best of Show

Premiums
Class 1 and 2: 1st-$5     2nd-$3     3rd-$2
Class 3 and 4: 1st-$3     2nd-$2     3rd-$1
Class 1 – Color or Black & White Prints – Adults
(matted or mounted from 5×7 to 8×10)
Lot
  1. Candid of person or people
  2. Portrait
  3. Animals
  4. Landscapes
  5. Waterscape
  6. Skyscrapes
  7. Inanimate Objects
  8. Flowers/Plants
  9. Action
  10. Insects
  11. Architecture
  12. Any Other Photo
  13. Fair Scene (anywhere in USA)
  14. Best of Show

 

Class 2 – Color or Black and White Prints – Youth
(matted or mounted from 5×7 to 8×10)
Lot
  1. People
  2. Landscape, Waterscape, or Skyscrape
  3. Animals
  4. Flowers/Plants
  5. Buildings
  6. Inaimate Objects
  7. Any Other Photo
  8. Fair Scene (anywhere in USA)
  9. Best of Show

 

Class 3 – Snapshots – Adults
Class 4 – Snapshots – Youth
(4×6 matted on poster board)
Lot
  1. People
  2. Portrait
  3. Scapes (land, sea, or air)
  4. Buildings
  5. Animals
  6. Flowers/Plants
  7. Series of 3 Related Photographs
  8. Humorous (photo makes you laugh)
  9. Best of Show

 

  • Enter: Saturday, July 8 and Sunday, July 9 from 9a.m.-2p.m. NO EXCEPTIONS
  • Photographs can only be picked up on Sunday, July 16,  from 1p.m.-3p.m.
  • All entries in Class 1 and 2 must be at least 5×7, but no larger than 8×10. Entries must be matted and mounted on mat board no smaller than 8×10 and no larger than 11×14.
  • Name, Address, Class, and Lot Number MUST be on the back of each entry.
  • Entries must be made in person and must be work of the exhibitor.
  • All exhibitors must be amateur.
  • Youth competitors in Classes 2 and 4 must be 18 years and younger.
  • No previous winners will be accepted.
  • Limit one (1) entry in each lot per exhibitor.
  • The Cocke County Fair Association will not be responsible for any photography entered for competition.
  • No framed photography will be accepted.
  •  Please make sure that prints are matted an mounted securely because of humidity in the building. use the strongest adhesive. Flimsy post board is subject to warpage.
  • Judging will be based on: A. Photographic Quality: technical correctness B. Composition: arrangement of subject matter for best effect C. Originality: eye-catching appeal to the greatest number of people
    D. Relevance: how the photographic subject relates to the lot category