PHOTOGRAPHERS from Staffordshire, Cheshire and Shropshire have been invited to submit entries for the Keele University Art Gallery's Three Counties Open Photography Competition.
Photographers may submit up to three photographsfor the Open Photography Exhibition Awards and could win a first prize of £300. There is also a second prize of £100 and third prize of £50. Those selected will also have the chance to win one of the following additional prizes: Hulme Upright Prize: £250; The Art Studio Prize: £100 of art vouchers.
The winning entries will be selected by a panel of judges which will be included in an exhibition at the University's Art Gallery, which will run from February 26 to March 26. This will provide a showcase for photographers in the area and also gives visitors the opportunity to see and buy from a wide range work.
The aim of the Three Counties Open Photography competition and exhibition is to give photographers the opportunity to show their work to new audiences. The exhibition is popular with photographers in the region and visitors to the gallery. The high standard of work reflects a wide range of styles and enthusiasm.
Receiving days for entries are: Friday, February 7, between 10 am and 4pm; Saturday, February 8, between 10 am and 1pm. Entries to be dropped at the Art Gallery in the Chancellor's Building on the Keele campus. For further information about entry you can download an entry from the University website or contact the Box Office.