CCofC Print Night Rules

Print Night is held on the 1st Thursday of each month.


Categories and Fees:

  • There will be 2 categories:  Color and Monochrome 

  • Members may enter up to two prints total.

  • Entry fee* of $1.00 will be charged per print.

Presentation of Prints:

  • The club member presenting the work must have taken photographs.

  • An absent member may enter the competition by leaving the print(s) and the entry fee in the bin provided in the office area.

  • All prints will be unframed.

  • All prints will be unsigned.  A title and name of photographer will be attached to the back of the print.

  • All prints must be mounted on a sturdy board or matted. (How work is mounted is of no importance.)

  • No print, regardless of the type of mounting used can have a side greater than 22 inches.


  • A scale of 1~10 scoring scale will be used: 1 being the lowest and 10 the greatest.

  • Photographs will be judged on impact, print quality, and related aspects.  The score card will provide the details.

  • Anyone who is present may vote, regardless of membership.

  • All scores must be tallied, dated and signed by members and visitors.

  • An entrant may not vote on his or her own work.

  • The top two scores in each category are considered the 1st and 2nd place winners.  In case of ties, there will be 2 winners for that place.

  • Visitors my present photographs, but will not be eligible for the year-end competition.

Print of the Year

All prints that place 1st or 2nd place will be eligible to present the work in the Print of the Year competition. (POY)  All photographs that do not place 1st or 2nd are eligible to compete at any monthly print night competition. 

Print of the Year will on the 4th Thursday in January.

*Entry fees will be used for the Print of the Year prizes.  1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each category will receive prizes.  There will also be participation prizes to be determined.  The Print Night Committee will present these awards.