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COLORADO URBAN WILDLIFE PHOTO CLUB

MONTHLY CRITIQUE SUBMISSION INFORMATION

  • Two categories at each meeting - THEMED AND OPEN
  • Maximum of 4 images total and no more than one themed image
  • Non-competitive environment with a constructive critique
  • Submit only jpeg images
  • Email files one week before the scheduled meeting to uwpcimages (click to reveal address). No exceptions.
  • Send themed category images in an email titled 'themed images'
  • Send open category images in an email titled 'critique images'
  • Name file with your full name (not just initials) and a brief title with no spaces
    (e.g. bobdean-treeinsnow.jpg)
  • SIZING IMAGES - Go to Image > Image size and put in a maximum Image Size of 1024 X 768 pixels.
  • If cropped, no larger than either of these dimensions. Set Resolution to 94 pixels / inch
  • Descriptive information for each should be as follows:
IMAGE IMAGE TITLE SPECIES LOCATION CAMERA LENS EXPOSURE DATA POST PROCESSING ENHANCEMENTS
Critique 1
             
Critique 2
             
Critique 3
             
Theme
             

  • Exposure data should, for example, include f/stop, shutter speed, ISO, any exposure compensation, and any filter information.
  • Post processing enhancements should include those things beyond simply cropping, sharpening, and noise reduction such as HDR, panorama work, color enhancements, exposure changes.
MONTHLY THEMES FOR 2017

  • Jan - Large
  • Feb - Winter
  • Mar - Urban Wildlife (hand of man must be visible)
  • Apr - Inclement Weather
  • May - Pastel Colors
  • Jun - Small
  • July - No theme; no meeting. Enjoy the July 4th holiday!
  • Aug - Reflections
  • Sep - Night Photography
  • Oct - My Hideaway in Nature
  • Nov - Natural Phenomena (rainbows, tornadoes, eclipses, fog, geysers, volcanoes, etc.)
  • Dec - Birds at a Feeder