Jesmond Dene Photography Competition 2017

Friends of Jesmond Dene with Neil Atkinson Photography and Digitalab JESMOND DENE PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION 2017 Competition Information and Rules

1. Duration: 10am 1st October 2017 – 10pm 31st October 2017.

2. Judge: Neil Atkinson, professional photographer, tutor and writer.

3. Entrance: free of charge with online registration.

4. Categories: 16 or under, 17 or older.

5. Prizes in each category: 1st Prize: A photography workshop with Neil Atkinson (value £95) plus a framed print of the winning image from Digitalab (value £75); 2nd Prize £30; 3rd Prize £15

6. No cash alternative is available and the Judge’s decision is final

7. 16 or under – Adult Supervision: A parent or guardian must be responsible for the registration of a 16 or under participant and any email address and/or telephone number provided must be those of the adult and not the 16 or under participant

8. Submission of images: Online via our Facebook page or post/deliver to: Ouseburn Park Visitor Centre (Ouseburn Park Visitor Centre, Red Walk, Jesmond Dene, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE7 7BQ).

9. Copyright: The photographer retains copyright to his/her image but grants Friends of Jesmond Dene, Neil Atkinson Photography and Digitalab permission to use the image for any publicity purpose, with printed credit, at any time.

10. Any submission must be the work of the named participant.

11. Status: Only submissions by amateur photographers are permitted. The competition is not open to professional or semi-professional photographers or members of their immediate families.

12. Photo Walk on Launch Date: 10am 1st October 2017 – meet at Ouseburn Park Visitor Centre (Red Walk, Jesmond Dene, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE7 7BQ). All Under-16 participants must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

13. All participants and accompanying adults accept full responsibility for their own personal safety whilst taking part in this competition.

14. Communications and Enquiries: Via Facebook page.

15. Condition of Entry: By entering this competition, all participants and their parents/guardians, are deemed to accept the above rules.

Cash prizes up for grabs in Jesmond Dene photo comp for u18s

If you’re 18 or under you should consider entering your photographs of Jesmond Dene in a new photography competition organised by the Friends of Jesmond Dene.

Two categories
11yrs and under – “Nature in Jesmond Dene”

12 to 18 yrs – “Wildlife in Jesmond Dene” (not animals in Pets’ Corner!)

Prizes (in each category)
1st £60, 2nd £30, 3rd £15

The closing date is 26th April 2015.

Winner to be announced and prizes presented at 2 p.m. Sunday 17th May 2015 at Ouseburn Parks Visitor Centre. The competition will be judged by photographer and TV presenter Neil Atkinson.

All entries to be posted (or handed in) to Ouseburn Parks Visitor Centre, Red Walk, Jesmond Dene, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7BQ. Envelopes to be marked “PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION”

One entry only per person. Photographs must be taken in Jesmond Dene. Photographs to be printed on 6” x 4” or larger. Prints will not be returned, but may be used for display.

Contact details to be written on a piece of paper accompanying the print (Name, Age, Address, phone number). Do not write on the back of the print itself.

No professional entries. Work must be entrant’s own. The judge’s decision is final.

FOJD: – Reg Charity no: 702260