CAPA Digital Theme Competition

2017 Theme: Capture Single Image Using a Smartphone or Tablet’

2018 Theme: To be Determined


This year (2016-17) the CAPA Digital Theme competition involves images captured using a smartphone or tablet. The popularity of smartphone and tablet photography continues to grow because of the convenience and increasing built in features of these devices.

The VCC will submit 6 entries for the club competition. All editing techniques are permitted, including in-device and post-processing. Subject matter is wide open. For this competition, the entrant must use a smartphone or a tablet to capture an image which conveys a message, an idea or an emotion. All in-camera, on-camera and post-processing techniques can be used. This includes combining multiple images and elements in a final image. However, all components of the final image must have been taken by the entrant.  


The CAPA Digital Theme competition will be opened for submissions on September 7th, 2017 and will close on January 20th, 2018. 


  1. Images should be in JPEG format, maximum 1400 pixels on the horizontal x 1050 on the vertical in size,
  2. sRGB colour space and have a maximum file size of 1.8 MB
  3. Maximum number of submissions per VCC member is two


Results for the 2017 Competition

--to see a full image size slideshow, hover cursor over an image then click on the "Expand" icon on the right of the filmstrip--

  • 2017:
  • 2016:
    In 2016, the Victoria Camera Club placed 6th in this competition with Lois Burton being awarded a third place Certificate of Merit for her image "The Passion of Dance".
    See the slideshow

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