2019 Tillamook County Fair, August 7th-10th!!!
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Photography Department

DAVID SCHAEFER, SUPERINTENDENT

ENTRIES CLOSE TUESDAY, AUGUST 7th, 10:00 A.M.
If any questions please contact David Schaefer, (503) 812-3289

ELIGIBILITY
1. This competition is open to amateur and professional photographers who are residents of Tillamook County
2. A professional is defined as anyone engaged in doing photography work on order, or for sale, or teaching on a regular basis. Professional photographers will not be eligible for special awards.
3. The Junior Division is open to anyone under eighteen years of age. Juniors may enter Senior competition if they choose, but their total number of entries in either division may not exceed the maximum described below.


ENTRY RULES
4. An exhibitor may not enter more than two photographs in any one lot
(a total of 8)
. These entries may appear in any class.
5. A photo cannot be duplicated and entered in more than one class.
6. There is no distinction between digital and film entries.
7. All exposures that have been entered previously in a Tillamook County Fair competition are INELIGIBLE.
8. All photographs must be the work of the exhibitor.
9. All photos must have been taken within the last 5 years.
10. All photographs must be matted. THE MAT SHALL NOT EXTEND MORE THAN 3" BEYOND THE PHOTOGRAPH.
11. No picture frames will be allowed. No glass permitted. Do not attach hanging devices. No plastic cover over photographs.
12. Superintendent will be responsible to see that exhibits are entered in the right class and lot.
13. EXHIBITOR’S NAME AND ADDRESS MUST APPEAR ON BACK OF ALL EXHIBITS. PLEASE CALL THE SUPERINTENDENT IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS.

IDENTIFICATION
14. ALL PHOTOGRAPHS must be at least 5 x 7 inches, and cannot exceed 8 x 12 inches.
15. ALL EXHIBITS MUST REMAIN INTACT UNTIL 9:00 P.M. ON AUGUST 11th.
16. Tillamook County Fair Board will NOT be responsible for the theft or breakage of an entry.

JUDGING
The judge reserves the right to award placements only if the work is worthy of that placement level, (for example, awards in a given category might run 1st, 3rd, or 2nd, 2nd, 3rd).


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Pictured is some of our Photography entries at the 2017 Tillamook County Fair.
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Class 64 – Black & White Digital/Film
A. Senior Division B. Junior Division
Lot #:
1. Animal
2. Architecture
3. Children
4. Favorite Pet
5. Flowers
6. Insect
7. Mountain Scenes
8. Ocean Scenes
9. People
10. River Scenes
11. Scenics
12. Open/subject not covered in another lot


Class 65 – Color Digital/Film
A. Senior Division B. Junior Division
Lot #:
13. Agriculture
14. Animal
15. Architecture
16. Bird
17. Children
18. Favorite pet
19. Flowers
20. Forest scenes
21. Insect
22. Mountain scenes
23. Lighthouse/Ocean scenes
24. People
25. River scenes
26. Scenics
27. Selfies
28. Special effects
29. Sports/Athletics
30. Sunrises/ Sunsets
31. Waterfalls
32. Open/subject not covered in another lot


Class 66 – Black & White Digital/Film
Professional Division
Lot #:
33. Animal
34. Children
35. Portrait
36. Scenics
37. Still life


Class 67 – Color Digital/Film
Professional Division
Lot #:
38. Animal
39. Children
40. Portrait in another lot
41. Scenics
42. Still life
43. Open/subject not covered


Class 68 – Use of Fair Theme
Lot #:
44. Enter your favorite photograph depicting the fair theme,
There’s Magic In The Air, With a Country Flair.

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* * * Special Award * * *


Superintendent’s Award - $10 and a Special Award Ribbon will be given by the Fair Board to an entry, which exemplifies an outstanding photography exhibit. Steven Did It Awards - $25 will be given to both the Junior and Senior Outstanding Exhibits. One of these exhibits will be chosen Best of Show and receive a Best of Show Ribbon. Both of these exhibits will qualify for the State Fair’s “Best of County Fairs” Photo Contest.
Agriculture Photo Award - $100 will be given by Golden Mist Dairy to the exhibit in any class that best relates to agriculture.
Lauretta Weber Award - $25 will be given by Tom Weber, Jr. to a Junior Division exhibitor whose entry best depicts the fair theme, There’s Magic In The Air, With a Country Flair.
Glenn J. Barber Memorial Award - $50 will be given by Rebekah Hopkins to the photograph that best documents or preserves Oregon history.


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