Wednesday, 6 April 2016

Wirral Festival of Firsts Photo Competition

The "Wirral Festival of Firsts 2016" arts festival based around Hoylake on the Wirral Peninsula are again holding a photographic competition hosted by Hoylake Photographic Society who will also be judging the competition.

The competition is free to enter with a first prize of £100 and two runner up prizes of £25 each. Anyone can enter except for members of Hoylake Photographic Society and the festival's volunteer photographers.

There is a theme of "Water" and a closing date of 1st June 2016. This is an online competition and details of how to enter and present your digital images via e-mail can be found on the Festival "Photo Competition" web page.

Each competing photographer can enter up to three images and the ten shortlisted images will be displayed in a slideshow on the Festival website from 4th July. Photographs must be original, unpublished works which must not have won or been runner up in any other competition. The photographs must be family friendly as they will be viewed by children. Please check the website for full entry details.

As Hoylake Photographic Society are hosting and judging the competition, club members are requested to advertise the competition by word of mouth and through social media to aid its success.