1. Fill out the following survey IMMEDIATELY so that we don't miss the deadline.
2. Resize your image to 11" x 14", 300 resolution (can be vertical or horizontal).
DO NOT DOWNLOAD YOUR PHOTO FROM YOUR WEBSITE. You need to find the ORIGINAL image from Google Drive or from the class folder. Your image on your website was compressed (made smaller) and if we try to print that it will look horrible.
I will not print poor quality images.
3. Save your work as lastname-firstname-delmarfair.jpg in the common drive 05-03-2017 Del Mar Fair.
4. Create a word document for the fair, explaining the following in paragraph form using academic language:
a. title of the piece
b. where the image was taken
c. what the compositional rule is (rule of thirds, symmetry, leading line, framing)
d. what sort of camera and lens was used (Nikon D5300 with a 18- 140mm lens)
e.how you created the image- what hardware and software you used (Adobe Photoshop and/or iPhoto)
f. explain why your image is in the specific division it's in (color vs. portrait vs. landscape)- see details below
g. that it was printed on Epson Glossy Photo Paper on the Epson P800 digital printer.
h. save as lastname-firstname-delmarfair in the same 05-03-2017 Del Mar Fair folder as the image.
(your name, date, school name and teachers name should be on the top left of the document)
JUDGING CRITERIA: Composition; Impact; Technical Quality and Appearance.
SUITABILITY: Projects must be in good taste and suitable for family viewing as determined by the Fair management.
Division 4700-MONOCHROME IMAGES
Any subject. Prints may be a traditional photographic print or a high-quality digital print. The digital print must be straight print using only techniques which replicate what is possible in a traditional darkroom, such as burning, dodging, contrast control, etc.
Division 4701-COLOR PHOTOGRAPHY
Any subject. Prints may be a traditional photographic print or a high-quality digital print. The digital print must be straight print using only techniques which replicate what is possible in a traditional darkroom, such as burning, dodging, contrast control, etc. Commercial processing acceptable.
Division 4702-SAN DIEGO COUNTY LIFESTYLES
Black-and-white or color images that reflect the lifestyle of San Diego County.
Division 4703-FAIR THEME - “WHERE THE WEST IS FUN”
Photographs of any activities reflecting the theme -“Where the West is Fun”.
Division 4704-PHOTO RESTORATION
Digital restoration of old or damaged photographs. Entry must be accompanied by a print of the original un- retouched image.
Division 4705-PANORAMIC IMAGES
Panoramas or collages created with photo merge stitching. Three or more images, color or monochrome that have been blended to create a panoramic photograph with elongated fields of view. Digital images will not exceed 22 inches on the longest dimensions. No presentation requirements.
Division 4706-PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY
Any approach to portrait photography or portraiture which shows the personality and likeness as well as the mood of the subject. These include Candid, Posed, Formal, Couple, Small Group or others. The images may be monotone or color.
Division 4707-CELL PHONE PHOTOGRAPHY
Any image captured with a cell phone is eligible to be entered. The digital print must be straight print using only techniques which replicate what is possible in a traditional darkroom, such as burning, dodging, contrast control, etc.
Division 4708-AERIAL VIEW (DRONE) PHOTOGRAPHY
Aerial photography is the taking of photographs of the ground from an elevated position. Platforms for aerial photography can be aircraft or remote controlled platforms (drones). Mounted cameras may be triggered remotely or automatically.
News or sports photography used for newspaper, yearbook, internet or magazine publications. ( Type or print the following information on a 3” x 5” card: student name; publication and publication date; title of print and cutline (caption). Attach card to the back of board.)
Division 4710-PHOTO ESSAY
A strong thematic grouping to illustrate, make a statement or tell a specific story. Photos may be in black and white and/or color. Must include not fewer than four (4) prints. Indicate the order in which they are to be viewed. Photo essay grouping is considered one entry. No presentation limitations.
2017 Student Showcase Department – PHOTOGRAPHY DIVISIONS
CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY USING DIGITAL IMAGING
(This category of photos were formerly in the Graphic Communications Division)
Division 4711-DIGITAL PAINTING & ILLUSTRATION
Creative use of digital imaging applications, such as Photoshop or similar programs, to develop artistic interpretations of imagery.
Division 4712-DIGITAL PHOTO COMPOSITE IMAGE
Digital combining of images to increase the visual impact or overall quality of the composition. Assemblage, collage or montage of images to take on new objectives or meaning, while improving or increasing the interest of the image. (Attach prints of original images on the back of the board)
Division 4713-PHOTOGRAPHY – SN (Special Needs)
Photography projects produced by a student designated as Special Needs. Specify the photographic technique under which the project should be judged