Division U: Photography

2017 Fair Registration Photography

Superintendents: Isabelle Timm, Janis Martin, Kate Finley, Mary Michenfelder, Carol Munsch, Patti Raak, Linda Sholes, Tiffany Nelson, and Mary Mueller

Only one entry fee is required for all Open Class Exhibits (this includes Fine Arts & Photography). Registration is in the Calico Cow building.

  • All hanging entries must be framed or matted and have a picture wire or secure loop for hanging.  No saw tooth hangers or cardboard hangers. Pieces not properly equipped will not be accepted. Tape and string ARE NOT acceptable hanging equipment.
  • Each work must carry a small card on the back or base, indicating the artist’s name, address, title of work and an indication as to whether the work is for sale or not and the price.
  • An exhibitor may only register in one class such as a youth, amateur, professional or senior and within that class may submit two (2) entries per lot.
  • Judging will take place Tuesday. The building is not open to the public during this time.
  • Articles may only be picked up after the exhibit closes at 7:00 pm on Sunday. Any exhibit removed prior to this will forfeit both the ribbon and cash premium
  • The Winona County Agricultural Association management assumes NO LIABILITY for the loss or damage to any property of an exhibitor due to theft, fire, tornado, weather conditions or other causes.
  • Photographs must be no smaller than 5X7.
  • Digital Creativity uses computer software to significantly alter, enhance or change the appearance of an image. Any components must be the original work of the exhibitor & may not include copyrighted material. A summary of how the image was created should be attached to the back of the image.
  • Photographs will be judged on: Impact, Creativity, Style, Composition, Print Presentation, Color Balance, Center of Interest, Lighting, Story Telling, Subject Matter, Print Quality, Technique
Class
 1 Youth – under age 12
 2 Youth – Age 12 through Age 18
 3 Amateur – Ages 19-64
 4 Senior – Ages 65 and older
 5 Professional – Person of any age who earns a living in a field related to photography
Category 1 Landscapes 
 Lot 1 Black and white print
 Lot 2 Color print
Category 2 People
 Lot 1 Black and white print
 Lot 2 Color print
Category 3 Fauna and Flora
 Lot 1 Black and white print
 Lot 2 Color print
Category 4 Pets
 Lot 1 Black and white print
 Lot 2 Color print
Category 5 Contemporary
 Lot 1 Black and white print
 Lot 2 Color print
Category 6 Enlargement
 Lot 1 Black and white print
 Lot 2 Color print
Category 7 Open
 Lot 1 Black and white print
 Lot 2 Color print
Category 8 Winona County Events & History
 Lot 1 Black and white print
 Lot 2 Color print
Category 9 Digital Creativity
photography that has been significantly enhanced or altered through the use of computer software
 Lot 1 Black and white print
 Lot 2 Color print

PREMIUMS

1st 2nd 3rd
$2.50 $2.25 $2.00