February News

Upcoming Contest Notifications
  • OCAF for Everyone: 2016 NATIONAL JURIED ART EXHIBITION Exhibit Dates: April 1 – May 6, 2016 Exhibition Location: OCAF Main Gallery. Entry Fee: $25 OCAF Members/$35 Non-members. Submission Deadline: Accepting applications now through Friday, Feb 12, 2016. More information here.
  • Seventh annual Photography Show and Contest in Eatonton. Entries to the show will be accepted February 29-March 7. The show will be at The Plaza Arts Center and will be open to the public April 2- 8. Please go to www.theplazaartscenter.com for all details and entry information.

    The criteria for judging the photographs will include three major areas.

    1) Technical expertise: exposure, proper color balance, focus and depth of field
    2) Composition: could include strong lines, curves, angles, etc., a good use of foreground and background and an overall pleasing balance to the photo
    3) Interest, impact or impression: Does the image attract the attention of the viewer? This could be from the use of striking color, using a unique subject or lighting effect or any number of things that the photographer brings to the process.