Adult & Youth Photography Contest

Adult and Youth


Sponsored by Photos by Ruel

Stacy Felipe, Chairman


October 16th-19th

Yamboree Exhibit Building


1. Photographs should be brought in and registered on Wed. Oct 16th, from 1-4 p.m. at the Yamboree Exhibit Building.

2. Adult Entry fee $3.00, Youth Entry Fee $2.00 All photographs are preferred to be matted or mounted. Framed accepted but discouraged. Photos should be ready to hang.

3. Previous prize winning photographs are ineligible. Contestants are limited to residents of Upshur County and adjoining counties.

4. PHOTOGRAPHS and AWARDS MUST BE PICKED UP SATURDAY, BETWEEN 5-6 P.M. YOU MUST HAVE YOUR RECEIPT WITH YOU TO OBTAIN YOUR PHOTOGRAPHS – NO EXCEPTIONS!!! The Yamboree Association assumes no responsibility for articles left after 6 p.m. Photography Contest officials will strive to handle all entries with care, but cannot assume responsibility for damage that might occur to any photograph. The chairman of the photography contest has the authority to reject any entry that might be offensive to a family audience, or violates the rules.

AMATEUR DIVISION –All photographs are preferred to be matted or mounted no larger than 11×14 inches. Frames are accepted but discouraged. No glass.

CATEGORIES in Amateur division only:

  • Animal

  • Landscape/Water Scape

  • Nature

  • Architecture

  • Portraits/Human Interest

ADVANCED DIVISION – Photographs may be in frames, mats, or mounts no larger than 16×20 inches.

PROFESSIONAL DIVISION –Photographs may be in frames, mats, or mounts no larger than 16 X20 inches.

Note: All Divisions are open to film or digital. There is NO separate digital division. Color and Black /White will be judged

together in each division.

$15 for 1st Place $10 for 2nd Place $5 for 3rd Place

$25 for Best of Show

Photos of Best of Show winner will be taken at 4:30pm Friday.

Photos should not be enhanced.