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The following events and links are not sponsored by the Sparta Camera Club, but were compiled and submitted by active club members as fantastic opportunities to get involved in and some terrific online locations to continue learning the craft and art of photography. If you have an event or link that you'd like to contribute, please submit the request to info@spartacameraclub.org

Upcoming Events

Posting coming soon.  

NJFCC Competitions

Competitions and Results can be viewed at NJFCC

Upcoming Competitions

SCC members can enter the NJFCC digital competitions through Photo Contest Pro.  

Note:  the NJFCC 2019 Schedule has been completed.  Results are shown below.

NJFCC 2019-2020 Competitions have not yet been scheduled.  

 

SCC will host the NJFCC Spring Nature Competition on April22, 2020. 

 

Sparta Camera Club Winners from Completed Competitions

Congrats to All Winners!

Winning pictures can be viewed at www.NJFCC.org (Competition Tab)


Spring Nature Competition

Botanical:

Honorable Mention:  Marv Kaminsky, Daisy Colors 

Spring Pictorial Competition

Open:

Honorable Mention:  Eleanor Bortnik, Concert Hall

Merit Award:  Marv Kaminsky, Left Behind

Merit Award:  Virginia Kolstad, North Lighthouse

Winter Digital Nature Competition

General Nature:

Honorable Mention:  Bob Kochenthal for his picture, Van Campens Glen

 

Ornithological:

Merit Award:  Edwin Klein for his picture, The Gull

 

Botanical:

Merit Award:  Marv Kaminsky for his picture, Sunflower Derriere

Honorable Mention:  Joy Schmitz for her picture, Blowin' in the Wind

Winter Digital Pictorial Competition  

Creative

Medal:  Eleanor Bortnik for her picture, Thread of Civilization

 

Nature:

Honorable Mention:  Bob Kochenthal for his picture, Sick Calf

Honorable Mention:  Donald May for his picture, Dusk on the Prairie 

Open:

Medal:  Marv Kaminsky for his picture, Old Homestead

Merit Award:  Retta Cheung for her picture, A Pear's Perspective

Honorable Mention:  Eleanor Bortnik for her picture, Zebra Cocktails

Honorable Mention:  Edwin Klein for his picture, St. Paul's Abbey

Honorable Mention:  Joy Schmitz for her picture, Twig

 

 

Other Competitions / Events

Lusscroft Farm


Lusscroft Farm Benefit Photography Competition

Entry Deadline June 15

For more information


https://www.lusscroftfarm.org/photography-competition.html





Sussex County Arts and Heritage Council


Exhibits

Creative Women April 16-May 8 


Skylands Juried Exhibit Opens May 18 - June 22



New Jersey State Fair Photo Contest


Link to the 2019 Entry Form :  http://njstatefair.org/shared_all/assets/resources/2019_photoEntryForm.pdf

 

General Information

See Link for Specific Information and Entry Form


Fair Dates : August 2- August 11


Entry Information :   Three Entries per person


Entry Fee: Three dollars for each adult entry and one dollar for each student entry


Matting: Matting: The acceptable matting format is a print attached to a backer board with a cutout mat attached over the front of the print. Flush mounts are not acceptable as the prints can be damaged in handling. Frames or glass are not permitted.


Sizing:Matting:  Adults and students (ages 16 to 18): Entrants may make their prints any size that will fit on a 16 x20 mat. All the prints must be matted on 16 x 20 mats.Students Aged 3 to 15: While 8 X 10 photos are recommended, prints may be any size but must be mounted on 11 X 14 mats.Any deviation from these mat and backing requirements will not be accepted for entry into the exhibition.


 Entry Drop Off Locations: Entries may be dropped off at: The Fair Admin Building ,37Plains Road, Augusta on Saturday July 20 from 10am to 2pm andSunday July 21 from 10am to 2pm.Sparta Photo and Videos, 43Theater Center, Sparta andSussex County Arts and Heritage Council, 133 Spring Streetwill be acceptingentries until July 19during regular store hours. Please check with each of them for theirhours.Pick Up:


Pick up: Entries may be picked up at the Fairgrounds Richards Building from 5:30 pmto6:00pm on the final day of the Fair. 


Prints Also Available for Pick up: Tuesday August 13 from 10am to 1pm and from 4pm to7pm at the Fair Admin Building.


Beyond that the balance of the prints will be available at Sparta Photo and Video from Thursday Aug. 15. They will be held for 90 days and at that time allthe prints will be destroyed.



pon notification of acceptance, all work must be delivered to the New Jersey Highlands Coalition office no later than Wednesday, September 17th. They are located at 508 Main Street, Boonton, NJ 07005. Please call the New Jersey Highlands Coalition at (973) 588-7190(973) 588-7190 to arrange drop off.
pon notification of acceptance, all work must be delivered to the New Jersey Highlands Coalition office no later than Wednesday, September 17th. They are located at 508 Main Street, Boonton, NJ 07005. Please call the New Jersey Highlands Coalition at (973) 588-7190(973) 588-7190 to arrange drop off

Sparta Historical Society


Curt Engelbrecht: Views Through His Lens


https://www.vankirkmuseum.org

Open the 2nd and 4th Sundays

1:00-4:00 pm 2:00 talk


336 Main Street, Sparta, NJ














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