January 2018 CAPA Black & White Competition

January 2018 CAPA Black and White Competition


CVCC Entry Deadline: Midnight Sat. Jan.20th, 2018

Submit digital images to Jan Heerwagan: bjan1981@shaw.ca                           


CVCC Entries Judging: 7PM Thurs. Jan.25th, 2018


Scope of Competition

Black and White photography is where the image produced has a single hue rather than recording the colours. This includes all forms of black and white photography which contains tones of grey ranging from pure black to pure white.

For this competition, there will be no tinting or toning of the image.

Open Theme – image can be: abstract, landscape, low light, macro, nature, portrait, still-life, street, wildlife, etc…


Eligibility Criteria – Prior to submitting any photo in a CAPA competition, all entrants must first read the CAPA Eligibility Criteria relating to images submissions. –

 READ ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA HERE:   https://capacanada.ca/capa-competitions/capa-eligibility-criteria/

 Open Editing – All in-camera, on-camera and post-processing techniques are permitted.  However, all components of the images must have been created or captured by the entrant.

 Judging Criteria

– see scope of the competition

– title contributes to the story telling of the image

– Judges will award their scoring based on key elements such as composition, technique and subject matter.  However, the judges will have a strong emphasis on the creative message, quality of execution, innovation, and ‘wow’ factor.