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The George W. Glennie Memorial Nature Salon

Cancelled for 2018

CAPA

PSA

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Lions Gate

Eastwood vs VCC

George W. Glennie

The Merrimack Valley Camera Club of Massachusetts has held this international salon since 1981. This is a premier all-nature club only competition of digital images known for its diversity of subjects which range from animals to botany to landscapes. Each club submits ten images into as many as eight categories – birds, invertebrates, reptiles, amphibians, mammals, marine & freshwater life, botany and landscapes. Two major awards are given – The Top Five Clubs Total Score and The Top Five Clubs Diversity. The Diversity Award considers the aggregate score of the top scoring images from a minimum of six different categories.

The George W. Glennie Competition website: www.mvcameraclub.org/competitions/interclub/glennie/

 

Specifications

  1. Image size should be maximum 1024 pixels on the horizontal x maximum 768 pixels on the vertical, in JPEG file format and sRGB colour space.
  2. There is a size restriction of 1 Megabyte with a resolution no greater than 100 ppi
  3. Titles are to be no longer than 50 characters
  4. PSA and CAPA rules of nature apply
  5. Maximum number of submissions per member is three.

Timing

The George W. Glennie Competition has been cancelled for this year.


  • 2015/16

    In 2016 there were a total of 798 images from 80 clubs from 596 photographers representing 21 US states and 7 other countries submitted. In the Total Score competition Victoria Camera Club tied for sixth place with 245 points. The winning club’s score was 253 points. In the Diversity competition, we came in tied for third with 150 points, only two points behind the winner. Three of our members were honoured with individual awards. Suzanne Huot won two Merit awardsLinda Anne Baker won one Merit award and Hanna Cowpe won the award for Best Amphibian. Congratulations go to those who participated and to the club for this great result in our first time entering this prestigious competition.

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VCC Results for Previous Competitions

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