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Home of the S4C International Exhibition of Photography - now in its 55th year!


S4C INTERNATIONAL CIRCUIT

Now Open For Entries!

CLOSING SEPTEMBER 14TH, 2020


The S4C 2020 International Exhibition of Photography is in its 55th year.

Now a Circuit - there will be 2 Judgings!

Reduced Prices!

 

The S4C International Exhibition is sponsored by the Southern California Council of Camera Clubs (S4C).

It is recognized by the Photographic Society of America (PSA)

and licensed by the Global Photographic Union (GPU)

 

PLEASE READ THE CONDITIONS OF ENTRY

 

View Catalogs and Galleries of prior Exhibitions.


Contacts:

General Chair

Stuart Lynn, APSA , QPSA, HonS4C, DFS4C

 

Address

PO Box 4027

Palm Desert, CA 92261-4027, USA

 

Email

s4cex-info@pcms-photo.org

Entries:

Projected Image Division (PID) Color Class

Section 1: General

Section 2: Theme (Creative)

 

Projected Image Division (PID) Monochrome Class

Section 1: General 

Section 2: Theme (Olden Times)

 

Nature

Section 1: General

Section 2: Wildlife

 

Photojournalism

Section 1: General

Section 2: Human Interest

Fees:

US$15 (Exhibition Fee) plus  US$6 per Section.

Calendar:

Closing Date: September 14th, 2020

All Judging Completed By: October 1st2020

Notifications Sent By: October 3rd2020

Awards Mailed By: November 1st2020

Catalog/Online Exhibition Posted By: December 1st, 2020

Awards:

8 PSA Gold Medals for Best of Show

1 GPU Gold Medal(awarded to entrant with highest combined score across all 4 PID Sections)

2 GPU Ribbons (Chair's Awards)

80 S4C Medals

In each Section:

- 1 PSA Best of Show Gold Medal

- 1 S4C Gold Medal*

- 2 S4C Silver Medals

- 3 S4C Bronze Medals

- 3 Judge's Choice Medals

Honorable Mention awards will be in the form of electronic certificates in PDF format available for downloading over the net.

 

Nature General S4C Gold Medal is for Best Parent-Offspring Interaction

Catalog:

The only catalog will be electronic in PDF format.

It will be downloadable from this website's Catalog page.

PSA: 2020-5408

GPU: L200124-M1G


Judges and Judgings:

There are 2 judgings: Golden Sands and Whispering Palms


1. Golden Sands Judging

PID Color Class

Jef Lemmens, GMPSA/b, ESFIAP, EFIAP/d1

(Leuven, Belgium)

Diana Magor, APSA, MPSA, LRPS, EFIAP/b, CPAGB, BPE3

(Hoylake, England)

Joanne Stolte, HonPSA, MPSA, EFIAP, ESFIAP, HonS4C

(Glendora, CA, USA)

Nature

Dan Charbonnet, HonPSA, EPSA

(Westwood, MA, USA)

Rick Cloran, HonPSA, GMPSA
(Swampscott, MA, USA)

Roy Killen, APSA, GMPSA/b, EFIAP, APSEM

(Garden Suburb, NSW, Australia)

PID Monochrome Class

Bob Benson, FPSA, EPSA

(Schaumburg, IL, USA)

 

Adrian Lines, MPAGB, EFIAP, ARPS, SPSA

(Wigan, Lancs, England)

 

Sharon Prislipsky, APSA, PPSA

(Hot Springs Village, AR, USA)

Photojournalism

Nan Carder, FPSA, MPSA2, EFIAP, DFS4C

(Lancaster, CA, USA)

 

John Larson, FPSA, MPSA

(Burlington, IL, USA)

 

Charles Stricker, AS4C

(Palm Desert, CA, USA)



2. Whispering Palms Judging

PID Color Class

Jenni Horsnell, EFIAP,  GMPSA/s

(Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia)

Cindy Lynch

(St. Louis, MO, USA)

Lynne Morris

(Colwyn Bay, Wales)

Nature

Lin Craft, FPSA

(Fallbrook, CA, USA)

Pierluigi Rizzato, MFIAP, EFIAP/d3, ESFIAP
(Borgoricco, Italy)

Jill Sneesby, APSA, MFIAP, ESFIAP, Hon MPSSA, FPSSA(Dux)

(Port Elizabeth, South Africa)

PID Monochrome Class

Andy Hayes, ARPS, DPAGB, EFIAP/s, PPSA

(Fettercain, Scotland)

 

Manolis Metsakis, GPU CR5, GPU ZEUS, EFIAP/p, ESFIAP, QPSA

(Iraklion, Greece)

Barbara Schmidt, MPSA, EIAP/b, GPU CR4, GPU VIP3, GPU Hermes

(Hagen, Germany)

Photojournalism

John Andrew Hughes, APSA, PPSA

(Las Vegas, NV, USA)

 

George "Hutch" Hutchison, QPSA, DFS4C

(Westlake Village, CA, USA)

 

Brian Magor, APSA, MPSA, EFIAP/b, CPAGB

(Hoylake, England)



 Thank you for all your entries into last year's S4C 2019International Exhibition of Photography. 

 For further information, please email s4cex-info@pcms-photo.org 

View catalogs of our previous international exhibitions of photography.


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