Ian the camera man looking into the fiel

Photography Competition

Entries are now closed, but please check back here each day to see our winners

We will show our winning photos in the gallery page with firstly the 9 runners up being shown one at a time. These will be announced in no particular order starting the 10th May 2021.

To celebrate the opening of the Fox at Loxley we have run a Photography competition with the 12 winning entries being displayed in the Pub for 12 months. There is also a prize for the 1st 2nd and 3rd best photo.

Details

and Rules

 

The detailed rules are below but the main rule is that the photo must be taken with 5 miles of the village of Loxley and the closing date is Monday 26th April 2021

We invite you to submit original and creative photographs for our inaugural photography competition of people, places or the natural world taken within 5 miles of Loxley village, Warwickshire.

 

The competition will be judged by a panel of three independent judges and consideration will be made to those images that would make the best prints to be displayed in the Fox pub.

 

The following prizes will be awarded to the first three winners

 

1st prize - a voucher for a meal for 4 in the pub

 

2nd prize - a voucher for a meal for 2 in the pub

 

3rd prize - a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine.

 

The closing date for entries is Monday 26th April 2021

 

It is planned that the photographic competition will be run as an annual event and winning images will be displayed on white board in simple frames in the pub.

 

Rules

 

  1. The author grants permission for the image to be temporarily displayed in the The Fox Pub, Loxley for a year.

  2. The photographs must be your own work and can be colour or black and white.

  3. The competition is restricted to amateur photographers only.

  4. All elements of the work submitted must have been originated by the entrant. While some retouching may have been applied, a significant majority of the final image must remain as shot. 

  5. Those who enter may not be included on the judging panel, attend the judging process, or be involved in any part of the judging procedure.

  6. Entrants are permitted to enter a maximum of 3 images which can be either digital or a surface mounted print on white board by the closing date of Monday 26th April 2021

  7. Digital entries should be a maximum of 1600 horizontal x 1200 vertical pixels and be Jpeg format.

  8. If submitting a print the maximum size is 32 x 24 cm or 30 x 30 cm if square which can be mounted on plain white mount board. For each printed image entered please also supply a digital copy of the correct size to the competition secretary.

  9. Scanned negatives are accepted but must meet the criteria of digital image file requirements.

  10. Winners will be required to either submit a high resolution version of their image minimum size 3000 x 2000 pixels ready for printing or be required to submit a hard copy print of their image.

  11. Images must not include watermarks, borders, or signatures.

  12. Each image must be accompanied by the following information:

Entrant’s Name

Full postal address

Telephone number

Email address

Image title

 

13. The winning images will be displayed in the pub and will be available for sale at an 80% 20% split in favour of the photographer.

14. Digital and hard copies must be submitted to the competition secretary by the closing date of Monday 26th April 2021

soniaoliverphotography@yahoo.com

 

15. Printed images can be posted to

The Fox Pub

Goldicote Rd,

Loxley,

Warwick

CV35 9JS

 

The winners will be notified by email and prizes will be awarded by the committee.