2009 Photography Division Rules
The Texas Daffodil Society Photography division celebrates
the daffodil. Everyone is encouraged to participate!
exhibitors must bring their entries to the show area on Saturday, March 7, 2009,
between 7AM and 9AM, and turn them in to a member of
the Show Committee. All entries must be picked up at the close of the show, or
by prior arrangement. Those not picked up will become the property of the Texas
Daffodil Society and may be used in future displays and publications. There is
no entry fee and exhibitors need not be members of the TDS.
2. All entries must
be the work of the exhibitor and must contain images of one or more daffodils as
required by the class.
3. Classes are open
to color or monochrome photographs and will be subdivided if needed. An
Exhibitor may make up to two entries in each class.
should be mounted on light-weight stiff card stock or foam board. Conventional
light-weight matting is acceptable but not necessary. Minimum print size is 5x7
inches and maximum mounted size is 16x20 inches. No glass or frames allowed.
5. An entry card
must accompany each exhibit. On the face, the card must have the class number,
name of class, title of the photograph (if any) and name of the daffodil(s) if
known. For class P-3, include the general area where the flowers were
photographed. On the folded tab print exhibitor’s name and address.
6. If warranted by
the quality or quantity of entries, classes may be further subdivided. First,
Second, Third and Honorable Mention awards will be given as merited in each
7. The Texas
Daffodil Society will exercise caution in safeguarding exhibits but cannot
for lost or damaged photographs.
P-1 Portraits of
Daffodils — a close-up of a single daffodil bloom, or up to
three blooms of the same cultivar
P-2 Daffodils in the
Landscape or Garden
P-3 Daffodils in
their Native/Natural Habitat
P-4 Daffodils and
P-5 Daffodils and
P-6 An arranged
still life incorporating daffodils
P-7 Abstract or special effects
incorporating daffodils or daffodil elements
See you at the show!