COVID-19 STATEMENT

The Committee of the Walcha Show Society advise all participants that the 2022 Show is being conducted under COVID-19 restrictions for the protection of all involved. Anyone entering any Show event and onto any part of the show ground during the conducting of the Show agrees that they are to comply with all requests from any member of the committee, and/or their representatives, consistent with the COVID-19 restrictions so imposed.

The Committee shall use their best endeavours to conduct the Show but in the event that because of COVID-19 the Show is cancelled at any time then all participants agree that on such cancellation they shall have no claim against the committee for any alleged loss of any kind whatsoever arising to them and caused by such cancellation.


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The Walcha Show will be a COVID safe event.
We encourage physical distancing, hand and personal hygiene.

Please do not attend the Showground if you are unwell.

Photography

Chief Steward Sue Harrison Ph 0427 772 148 walchaphotographyclub@gmail.com
All exhibits to be in the hands of the secretary or chief steward by 12 noon, Monday, March 7 (Monday prior to show)
FIRST $2, SECOND $1
Your name must be written plainly on the back of the photo in the top left-hand corner, TOGETHER WITH CLASS NUMBER. Photos without class numbers may not be included in competition.
No photos taken before 2020 eligible
Please collect entries at 5.30pm on Saturday PLEASE DO NOT REMOVE PHOTOS FROM BOARD - stewards will attend to this !
GENERAL CONDITIONS
(Please read carefully)
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All care will be exercised but no responsibility will be assumed for loss or damage to entries
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All postal entries should be securely packed and sent by registered mail.
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No heavy glass frames please
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No Canvases
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No core flute
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All photo lodged by exhibitor must have been taken by the exhibitor
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Photo must be mounted on thin cardboard or printed with a frame for easy hanging.
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Photo size must not exceed A4 (8x12 inches -20x30cm) with a frame no larger than 1 inch – 25cm
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Closing date for entries, Monday March 7 at 12 noon
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Maximum of two exhibits per class per exhibitor unless otherwise stated.
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Photos taken with mobile phones, tablets, drones or any other device are eligible to enter any section.

Open

MONOTONE (Black and white /sepia/monotone prints)
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Landscape
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Waterscape
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Macro
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Action
5
Architecture (natural or man-made)
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Flora
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Native Fauna
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Rural
9
Still life
10
Portrait (person or people)
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City Scape
12
Animal study
13
Insects or Bugs
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Reflections
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Silhouette
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Weather and Atmosphere
17
Any other subject
18
Birds
Champion print Mono Tone - sponsored by Richardsons Hardware
Most successful exhibitor Mono tone - sponsored by Walcha Telecottage. Two points for 1st, One point for 2nd, three point for Champion.
Walcha Photography Club choice, sponsored by the Walcha Photography Club
COLOUR PRINTS
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Landscape
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Waterscape
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City Scape
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Macro
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Weather and Atmosphere
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Sunrise/Sunset
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Insects or Bugs
26
Reflections
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Flora
28
Native Fauna
29
Portrait (person or people)
30
Action
31
Still Life
32
Rural
33
Animal Study
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Silhouette
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Architecture (natural or man-made)
36
Any other subject
37
Birds
Champion print - sponsored by James Levingston
Walcha Photography Club choice, sponsored by the Walcha Photography Club
DIGITAL ENHANCEMENT 2 Entries per class
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Digital Enhancement any subject using applications such as Photoshop illustrator, Affinity ect. Both original and enhanced image to be presented.
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Digital restoration, Restoration of an old image, using applications such as Photoshop illustrator, Affinity ect. Both original and enhanced image to be presented.
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Digital manipulation, any subject using applications such as Photoshop illustrator, Affinity ect.
Champion print sponsored by John Stuart Heavy Salvage Specialist
WALCHA TOURISM Open to all Ages 2 Entries per class
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"Out and about in Walcha" (must be taken with in the Walcha Shire post code 2354) Colour high resolution format, any size, No canvas. Suitable for promoting local tourism, First $20, Second $10, Third $5. Sponsored by Walcha Council.

Junior

COLOUR PRINTS - 12 years and under
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Action Study
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Flora
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Animal or bird
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Insect
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City scape
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Child and or adult study
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Landscape
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Waterscape
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Silhouette
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Sunset/ Sunrise
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Any other subject
COLOUR PRINTS - 13 years to 17 years
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Action study
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Flora
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Animal or bird
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Insect
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Child and or Adult study
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City scape
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Landscape
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Waterscape
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Silhouette
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Sunset / Sunrise
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Any other subject
BLACK AND WHITE - 17 Years & Under
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Black and white print, all ages, any subject
Champion print sponsored by Walcha Photography Club
Most successful exhibitor junior section sponsored by John Stuart Crane Hire (two points for 1st, One point 2nd, three points for champion)
Digital Enhancement – 17 Years & Under
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Digital Enhancement any subject using applications such as Photoshop illustrator, Affinity ect. Both original and enhanced image to be presented.
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Digital restoration, Restoration of an old image, using applications such as Photoshop illustrator, Affinity ect. Both original and enhanced image to be presented.
Sponsored by Sandyharrow Laser Engraving
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Digital manipulation, any subject using applications such as Photoshop illustrator, Affinity ect.
Champion print sponsored by Walcha Photography Club
Most successful exhibitor junior section sponsored by John Stuart Crane Hire (two points for 1st, One point 2nd, three points for champion)
Walcha Photography Club choice (under 12 years. 13 to 17 years), sponsored by the Walcha Photography Club
SPECIAL SECTION
(Maximum two entries per class)
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Panorama - Taken with any device
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Yellow - Sponsored by Sandyharrow Laser Engraving
Walcha Show 11/12 March 2022 (10/02/2022 20:45:37 )

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The National Recovery and Resilience Agency are proud to sponsor the 2022 Walcha Show. As well as supporting all disaster and drought affected communities around Australia recovering from hardship, the Agency combines expertise in natural disaster response, recovery and resilience to support impacted communities, with a strong on-the-ground presence and a guiding principle of locally-led recovery. They also deliver initiatives to reduce risk and lessen the impacts of future shocks.