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2011 Winning Photo by Dorothee Grimm 

Click here for a list of 2012 Contest Winners

Click here to see a list of the 2009 Contest winners

 2013 Best in Show Prize:

$300.00 ADULT Contest
$100.00 JUNIOR Contest


1.  Contest is open to Amateurs Only.

2.  All photos must be matted and, if possible, in white mats.  Mats may have an interior border.  No photos with GLASS will be accepted.

3.  Photographs must be taken by entrant.

4.  Entries must be received Friday, October 18, 2013 at Building E from 2PM - 7PM.     Entrant will attach label on back of picture showing Title;  Entrant Name, Address and Telephone Number, email if applicable and  Category being entered.

5.  No more than 5 photos from any one entrant.  (The five photos can be in one category or split between the categories, but no more than five in total.)

6.  Picture Size: No larger than 8 X 12.

7. CD of photographs entered MUST accompany submissions. Submission of a
     photograph for this contest implies that the participant agrees that photo may be
     used on the Association's website and possibly in print material that depicts
     winning photographs or participants in general in direct relation to promoting
     the photo contest.  CD must just be of the images entered with the titles and name of
     the person submitting under each image.

 8. Photos will remain on display until 4:00PM Sunday October 20th, 2013. Participants
     must come to Building E to claim their photographs after 4:00PM. If you are unable to claim your entry at the close of the show on Sunday, please bring a self address, postage paid and insured  envelope so we may return your photograph(s). All photographs NOT claimed by 5:00PM Sunday October 20th, or those without the proper return envelope and postage,  will become the property of DCSWGA.




Classes:  Junior Photography (age 17 and Under)

  • 40 - People
  • 41 - Animals
  • 42 - Scenes
  • 43 -  Sheep and Wool Connection           

Adult Photography (18 and over)

  • 50 - People
  • 51 - Animals
  • 52 - Scenes
  • 53 - Sheep and Wool Connection


Entry Fee: Children 11 and under - no entry fee

Age 12 and up - $1.00 per entry - pre-register

 Smiling Ram by Lorraine Strohmier
Best in Show 2009

Pre -register photos by downloading form and mailing to:

Susan Fowler Gallagher

234 Hollow Road

Stattsburg, NY 12580

To print the 2013 Photo Contest Entry Form Click Here

If you do not mail in the application, there will be forms available at the Fairgrounds when you bring in your work on Friday, October 18th.


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