It’s Almost May….

Posted by on Apr 26, 2010 in Uncategorized | No Comments

…do you know what you will enter?

When a call for entries for a photo show goes out — one that you are interested in — it is a task to weed through the many photos you have in various folders on your computer and/or external hard drives. We have heard from some photographers about their tips on weeding through.

  • keep a folder on your computer to stash “maybes” as you take them for future competitions and exhibits that you know and are familiar with
  • create a folder for each exhibit of interest, only place photos for that show’s theme in it
  • if you have not entered a show before, check the website for past show photos and compare your subject matter to this, see if the show has a theme
  • make prints of your selections, what can look great on a computer sometimes does not look so hot printed — and vice versa
  • enter what you love

Don’t let the deadline sneak up on you — start weeding through your photos and take advantage of the online entry process.

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