Photography Competition 2021

If you would like to enter the photo competition, please read the conditions entry (below) before submitting any images.

  • Entries are welcome from anyone in a member household (up to a maximum total of 6 photos per person) using a camera or smartphone
  • Entries must be digital files – jpg format with a maximum file size of 10Mb each (for receipt and judging)
  • Submit entries to secretary@greenwichociety.org.uk together with: -
    Titles, Categories entered, Descriptions, Entrant – name, address, telephone and email.

Photographs should be –

  • Taken within the within Greenwich[i] and show some aspect of the history, nature, architecture, business, industry or people within this location.
  • Taken after 23rd March 2020
  • Titled
  • Entered into a specific category

Photographers should -

  • Hold the copyright to their photographs
  • Have permission and from any person featured and recognisable within the image

Winners, runners-up and those commended will be asked to supply metadata for those photos – ISO, Aperture, Exposure - and type of camera (for the exhibition and website display)

[i] Within our broad zone of interest – from Deptford Creek to the O2 on the peninsula and from the river to the A2/south of Greenwich Park

The intention of the competition is to invite wide participation and the categories are not so restrictive or demanding as to limit entrants. However, inventive and original work is encouraged and are open enough to allow personal interpretation.

The specific categories within which the entries will be judged are : -

  • Greenwich Icons
  • Natural Greenwich
  • Greenwich at work or play
  • Greenwich Life (a portfolio of up to 6 photographs)
  • Icons of Greenwich - under 16
  • Natural Greenwich - under 16
  • Greenwich at work or play ­- under 16
  • Greenwich Life (a portfolio of up to 6 photographs) - under 16

The Competition opens on 1st February 2021 and closes on 1st June 2021

Submit your photo entries by email* to -

secretary@greenwichsociety.org.uk

Make sure that you also provide your name, address, contact telephone number, email address, photograph titles and the category for which is entered.

* if the file sizes are large you may wish to submit photos individually