Deadline approaching for photo show entries

Deadline approaching for photo show entries

The West Kootenay Camera Club will be holding its 28th annual Photo Show at the Kootenay Gallery.

The West Kootenay Camera Club will be holding its 28th annual Photo Show at the Kootenay Gallery of Art in Castlegar starting June 1 to June 8, 2018, and it is inviting photographers of all ages to enter their images.

The photo show is a juried event with qualified judges from various backgrounds in photography and the world of art.

Photographers can enter their photos in 10 categories this year: Wildlife, Nature, Human interest, Creative images, Flowers, plants, or fruit, Portraiture, Architecture, Landscape, Urban and Open.

The deadline for entries is April 27, 2018, at 4 p.m. The entries may be submitted to Kel Print in Castlegar, Hall Printing in Trail, and Kokanee Camera in Nelson.

The public is invited to view the display of all photographs at the Kootenay Gallery which will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from June 1 to June 8, 2018, and closing at 5 p.m. on June 8. On Friday, June 1, there will be a free opening reception for the public at the Kootenay Gallery at 6:30 p.m. at which refreshments will be served. For one loonie, visitors can vote for their favourite photo for the People’s Choice Award. The winner of the loonie prize draw will win a framed photograph by one of the club members.

For more information such as category definitions, contest rules, and entry forms, please visit westkootenaycameraclub.com.