Scavenger Hunt 2016-2017

 

Rules and Procedures:

  1. Images must be taken between April 1, 2016 and March 15, 2017.
  2. Manipulation of images is permitted.
  3. Image files shall be in the same format as for club digital competitions  (maximum of 1024 pixels wide by maximum of 768 pixels tall and a maximum file size of 1 megabyte).
  4. Image files shall be of type jpg.
  5. Submit completed images on or before March 15, 2017. For the options for submitting images, see below.
  6. For judging, all images will be displayed in the orientation provided.
  7. All Scavenger Hunt subjects (see below) are also subjects of the Multi-Screen Competition and therefore all Scavenger Hunt images will be considered for entry into the Multi-Screen Competition.

Submitting Images:

You may submit using the online procedure by selecting this link and following instructions there.

Alternately, you may submit just as you have in previous years, following the procedure listed here:

  1. Submit completed images by e-mail to "avcc.digital@hotmail.com" or on CD or Flash Drive to the Committee on or before the above stated date.
  2. Image files shall be named as "Subject Number"_"Maker's Last Name"_"Maker's First Name".jpg.  The "Subject Number" (see table "Items to Find" below) shall be 2 digits in length.  Example: John Doe's subject # 01 filename would be "01_Doe_John.jpg"
  3. For images submitted by e-mail, the subject line of the e-mail shall be "Scavenger Hunt Submittal".  For images submitted on CD or flash drive, the media shall have the maker's name marked on it so it can be returned.
  4. CD's and flash drives will be returned at the club meeting following the competition.

Scoring:

  1. Zero (0) points if the image does not satisfy Subject.
  2. Four (4) points if the image is below average.
  3. Five (5) points if the image is average.
  4. Six (6) points if the image is above average.
  5. Each person's lowest-scored image will be dropped so one can choose to skip one subject without penalty.
  6. The person with the highest total score is the winner.
  7. Ties are broken with the number of above-average images.

Prizes:

 

Contest Place Contest Prize
First Blue Ribbon & Certificate
Second Red Ribbon & Certificate
Third Yellow Ribbon & Certificate

 

Items to Find:

 

Subject Number Subject Notes
01 Americana Ap
02 Clock(s)  
03 Domestic Animal(s)  
04 Elegance A
05 Insect(s) *  
06 Lighthouse(s)  
07 Spire(s) A
08 Starburst Effect A
09 Texture A
10 Waterfall(s)  

Notes:

* Bees and butterflies are insects

Ap - subject is also an AVCC club print competition subject

A- subject is also an AVCC club competition subject