Classes

(Color) A diptych of an insect in two different life stages.

Diptych: Two separate images printed side by side on the same piece of paper. The print still must be flush mounted, although a border around and/or in between images may be incorporated in the photograph.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free

(Color) An image taken just before the sun rises or just after the sun sets. Plant material required.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free

(Monochrome) An image of the moon in any phase.

Monochrome: an image that gives the impression of having no color or it gives the impression of being a grayscale image that has been toned in one color across the entire image.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free

(Color) An image depicting a metamorphosis using creative techniques.

Creative Techniques: The use of manipulation or alteration in any stage of the photographic process to achieve an effect significantly different from the original photograph. All representational images in a manipulated or creative technique photo must be the work of the photographer.

Non-representational enhancements such as the addition of purchased textures are allowed. Creative techniques may be entered in any class.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free

(Color) An image using a wide angle to capture an historical site.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free

(Color) A close-up image of a flower or plant emerging. Plant material required.

Close-up: A photo taken close to the subject or with a long focal-length lens to permit a close and detailed view of the object. The object fills most of the frame.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free

(Black and White) An abstract image of Texas Live Oak. Plant material required.

Abstract: A photo, which focuses on shape, form, color, pattern, and texture. It seeks to show the subjects’ essence, not the reality.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free

(Color) Novice Class. An image depicting change in a season. Plant material required.

Novice: an individual exhibitor who has not won a first-place ribbon or a GCA Special Award in Photography of a GCA Major Flower Show or Sanctioned Non-GCA Major Flower Show. Horticulture of a GCA Major Flower Show or Sanctioned Non-GCA Major Flower Show.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free

(Color) An unusual/unique image depicting water at any stage/form.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free

(Color) Invitational mixed media image using creative techniques before and after printing. Images must follow the theme and division of the show. Overall perimeter must not exceed 72” and the depth must not exceed 2”. Requires a 4”x 6” of the original image or a composite if more than one original image to be hung next to the entry after the judging has occurred.

Mixed Media: the alteration of a photograph after printing.

Mixed media is to be a separate class and is not able to be juried.

Division: Division III: Photography, Altered States Location: Millennium Gallery Fee: Free