45th Annual (2013) Junior
2012 Lillian Parsons Memorial
"Christmas Tea Party"
Westmont High School
- Entry Deadline: Thursday, May 2
by 5:00 pm
- Award Ceremony: Tuesday, May 14
at 7:35 pm
- Held at the
High School small gymnasium.
Print viewing begins at 6:30
pm. Parents and the public
are invited to attend.
Who can enter
All entrants must be age 18 or under (Junior College
students are not eligible) and live and/or attend school in
the California counties of Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San
Mateo, Alameda, Monterey, or San Benito. Please read all
contest rules carefully.
- Each student may not submit more than six (6)
entries. The six (6) prints in the Senior
Portfolio counts as one (1) entry.
All entries from a student with
more than six (6) entries will be disqualified.
- All photos must be the students’ own original image
and the student must make all prints.
- Mount all photos on a single 11" x 14" mat board.
Framed, double matted, or other
sized boards will not be judged.
- Each print must be entered in one and only one
category. Note that Category 7, Darkroom Photography, is
only for entries created entirely in the darkroom and
only in black-and-white.
- Copy the
official entry form and make sure the following
fields are complete and legible: school, instructor
name, instructor initials, entry category, student name,
address, city, zip, and phone are clearly marked.
Securely attach the entry form to the back of the print
with the arrow pointing to the top of the print.
- Prints without an attached official entry form or
forms that are incomplete and/or illegible will be
- There are cash or merchandise prizes awards in each
category and for “Best of Show.”
Each photographer may not submit more than six (6)
entries or all of their entries will be dis-qualified. (See
notes below about the Senior Portfolio entry.)
picture that tells a story
Nature: The natural
world around us
In-camera, darkroom, or computer
manipulation of an image
Artistic still life in a controlled
situation. No portraits
only, no animals
Photography: Photograph produced entirely in
the darkroom and in black-and-white only.
Any subject matter allowed. Judging based on
print quality, composition, tonal range, and
non-human living subject
Senior Portfolio: A
selection of six (6) prints representative
of a high school Senior's photographic work.
Any combination of black-and-white, color,
or digital prints are allowed. The six (6)
photos in the “Senior Portfolio” entry
category counts as one (1) entry. Senior
Portfolio entries may also enter other
categories with the same image by making a
second print of the image.
Entry Drop-Off Locations
Submit entries to one of the following locations
before May 2, 2013 at 5:00 pm.
Home of PGLGEF member Joanne Brice
- 15900 Blossom Hill Road,
Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Home of PGLGEF member Chuck Schmidt
- 4792 Englewood Drive,
San Jose, CA 95129. Call
408-253-4965 for drop-off
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Entries not picked up at the award ceremony will be
available at the same drop-off location after 5pm on
Wednesday, May 15.
Joanne Brice (email@example.com
or 408-356-9035) or Chuck Schmidt