JANUARY - Boardwalks
FEBRUARY - Macro/Closeup
MARCH - B&W (No Monotones or Sepia)
APRIL - Critique - Theme is Wildlife (excluding vegetation and household pets). Digital file submissions only. This is a competition with ribbons.
MAY - “Blue Hour” Digital file submissions only.
The blue hour is the period of twilight in the late dusk each evening, or the very dawn of the morning. When the sun is at a significant distance below the horizon and the residual indirect sunlight takes on a predominantly blue hue. Digital file submissions
SEPTEMBER - Nature is an Artist (Could be Landscapes, Fall Foliage, Flowers, Foggy Marshes etc.)
OCTOBER - Marinas - a dock or basin providing secure moorings for boats and often offering supply, repair, and other facilities.
NOVEMBER - Open. (Any subject but with 2 Year time limit)
DECEMBER - People's Choice - First place winners in each level for each month will be voted by membership.
All themes will have a two year time limit
2022 Date Theme Type of Meeting Type of Entry Entry Deadline Midnight On:
September 13 Nature In-Person Digital September 11
is an Artist
October 11 Marinas In-Person Print October 9
November 8 Open In-Person Digital November 6
December 13 People's tbd Digital tbd
2023 THEMES & DESCRIPTIONS
JANUARY - Vintage Thing - Old, recognized, and enduring interest, or quality, perhaps just old-fashioned. Use classic, but like new items or let rust and/or peeling paint tell the story.
FEBRUARY - Fill the Frame - Fill your entire photograph with the subject. No negative space. Get close.
MARCH - Tall Things - Looking Up: Looking up/Tall Things: Look up! High ceilings, tall trees, water towers, power lines, steeples, tall person, shoot up at a different angle
APRIL – Open (No Time Limit)
MAY - So Southern/South Carolina: photos that depicts the South Carolina way of life. Palm trees, shrimp boats, low country boil, Gullah traditions, Marshes and more.
SEPTEMBER – Flight: The action or process of flying through the air, like an arrow, ball, balloon, bird, plane, or rocket. Through the air from point a to point b.
OCTOBER – Games. Choose from games like Bocce, table tennis, dominoes, billiards, cards, Mahjong, pickle ball, golf, horseshoes, tennis, softball and volleyball. Take a photo of a different angle of a game!
NOVEMBER- Things That Begin with the Letter T: Try this thoroughly transforming, transporting test of your talents of things!
DECEMBER – People’s Choice - First place winners in each level for each month will be voted by membership.
All themes will have a two year time limit, with the exception of April.