Camera Club of
Laguna Woods



Critiques

Digital Critiques

Six Digital Critiques are scheduled for 2018. Instead of awarding First, Second, and Third Place, our system is based on points:

Images that receive a score of 9 are exhibited on our Web site in the Winning Images Archive.

This scoring system

Divisions in the Digital Critique

This PDF document lists the divisions in our digital critiques and explains how many entries can be submitted for each category.

New Rules for Digital Critiques

You can open and print this PDF copy of the 2018 Rules for Digital Critiques.

Special Subject Categories for 2018

The special subject categories for 2018 are

Read this handout (PDF) for an explanation of the special subject categories.

Guidelines for Success

Pat Wilkinson has prepared a handout that contains all the information you need to successfully select, prepare, and submit your images for the digital critique: Secrets of the Digital Evaluation (PDF: 4,704 KB). This document has been recently updated to include the latest requirements. However, based on resolution problems discovered in the January Digital Critique, we suggest that you set your image resolution to 150 ppi.

Submitting Images for Digital Critique

Images must be submitted to the following email address no later than 5:00 pm on the Wednesday before the event:

lhccdigital@gmail.com

Print Critiques

Two Print Critiques are scheduled for 2018.

Images must be submitted in the Clubhouse 4 Photolab no later than noon on the Tuesday before the event.

The special subject categories are Night Photography (March) and Macro (September).

Read this handout (PDF) for an explanation of the Print special subject categories.

New Rules for Print Critiques

You can open and print this PDF copy of the Print Critique Rules (16 KB).

Slide Show Competition

The Slide Show Competition is held annually in June.

You can open and print this PDF copy of the Slide Show Competition Rules (11 KB).

Judging Criteria

You can open and print this PDF copy of the judging guidelines for entries (15 KB).