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EID Competition Guidelines - Revised 2017

Joshua J Smith  | Published on Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Electronic Image Division

Competition Rules and Guidelines (2017 Revision)

The Monticello Camera Club (MCC) follows the Electronic Image Division (EID) competition rules and guidelines as set by our parent Club, the Columbia Council of Camera Clubs (4C). Beginning with the 2017-2018 season, the Guidelines have been revised. Please be sure to review this article for all changes.

The Monticello Camera Club holds an EID contest monthly, on the third Tuesday.

All images will be displayed on the club website with recognition for advancing images.





IMAGES: File and Formatting

Entry is not limited to images created and/or modified digitally. Images may also be acquired and/or modified traditionally and the converted to electronic format (such as by digital scanning).

Images must be in .JPG format

The maximum dimension will be 1024px along the longest edge, not to exceed a maximum size of 1024px wide by 1024px high

The maximum Dots Per Inch (DPI) or Pixels Per Inch (PPI) will not exceed 72

The maximum file size will not exceed 1MB (or 1204kb)

Members may submit a total of 6 images in any class combination of the entrants choice

Please use the following file naming convention to identify your image(s)

For TRADITIONAL CLASS entries (T)
T_ImageTitle_FirstNameLastName.jpg
(example: T_PrettyFlower_JohnDoe.jpg)

For CREATIVE CLASS entries (C)
C_ImageTitle_FirstNameLastName.jpg
(example: C_PrettyFlower_JohnDoe.jpg)

For CATEGORY CLASS entries (G)
G_ImageTitle_FirstNameLastName
(example: G_PrettyFlower_JohnDoe.jpg)

Please Note: There are no spaces in between words. Please capitalize each new word, and place an underscore between the Class Code, Image Title, and Photographer's Name.



IMAGES: Submitting

Images may be submitted either by email or in person.

Submission via email: Members may submit their monthly EID images no later than 11:59 PM on the third Sunday. Be sure to ATTACH your images (do not embed the image to the body) to your message. Email submissions to: EID@MonticelloCameraClub.org
 Email EID

Submission in person: Members may submit their monthly EID images in person to the EID Chair at any Club Meeting prior to the EID competition night, or by special arrangement made with the EID Chair. The monthly deadline of 11:59 PM on the third Sunday still applies.

Any image(s) submitted past the posted deadline will be held over for entry into the following months competition.