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End-of-Year Banquet
Monday, May 13, 2019
The Neighborhood Club
$15/per person
Scavenger Hunt
Judges: Karen Zimbrich and Paul Olsen
Submissions Due: April 27
The Categories
Golden Hour Light
Leading Lines
Door Knobs
Upside Down
Photo by Bruce Horwitz 

End-of-Year Banquet & Scavenger Hunt

The banquet this year will be held at The Neighborhood Club from 6:30 - 9:00pm. We will provide the entrees and each member should plan to contribute an appetizer, side dish, pasta, dessert, or beverages.

Members may bring a guest if they wish. The price is $15 per person, payable at the door.

The Scavenger Hunt

As is our club's tradition, the end-of-year banquet includes a presentation of the Scavenger Hunt results.  This year's categories are in pink and the rules are below.

Submission Deadline: April 27th

Judges: Karen Zimbrich and Paul Olsen

See our Competitions page for general information and submission specifications.




Please submit photos via Dropbox

  • You must be a member in good standing to enter. Please pay dues now if necessary.

  • Be sure to log out of DropBox before submitting your images.


The Neighborhood Club

24 Berkeley Street

Newton, MA 02465

Judges: Karen Zimbrich & Paul Olsen

Coming soon....

Scavenger Hunt Rules

Here are the rules for this year's scavenger hunt. Judging is based on images that fit the category and that have a sense of humor or artistic quality to them. “Fit the category” is up to your creativity and interpretation, but the judges must be able to understand what you’re doing. There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards for each category. There is credit just for entering a category. So DON’T hold back!

  • Submit 1 photograph for each category

    • The 10 categories are listed above. Submit one photograph for each category.

    • You may submit fewer than 10 photos, but you get points for just entering a category, so it's best to try to submit something for each category.

  • Only 3 shots allowed​

    • ​You are allowed to shoot 3 shots per category. Select only 1 of the 3 to submit. The 3 shots must be the same subject.

    • Once you select the subject, that’s it. You can’t go find a “better”one. You can change angle, lighting, etc., as long as it’s the same subject.

  • Photos must be taken during the competition period

    • You may only submit photos taken between March 25th and April 20th.

  • Minimal post-processing

    • You can make minor tonal adjustments, correct white balance, resize, sharpen, and use selective editing tools available for local adjustments.

    • The following types of edits are not allowed: composites, cloning, rearranging subject matter post-shooting, and major photoshop work.

  • Image naming

    • Name each submission:

    • Example: A submission for the "clouds" category would be named

  • ​Regular competition submission rules apply

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