Monday, September 14, 2020

Tops in Connecticut for 2020 Announced

 The Connecticut Association of Photographers announces the 2020 TOPS in CT digital competition for all Connecticut photographers. Visit https://cap.photocomp.org/ for rules and upload. Due to the pandemic the competition will be virtual for 2020. Upload opens on September 15th and closes midnight October 25th. Up to 5 digital images can be entered in one of 9 categories. The $10 entrance fee will be paid via Eventbrite at upload. The competition will be virtually aired on Saturday November 7th. beginning at 9:30 am and the link will be posted at https://cap.photocomp.org/ . Awards are Best Portrait (either formal or informal), Best Landscape, Best Waterscape, Best Open Subject, Best Cityscape, Best Monochrome, Best Creative, Best Photojournalism, and Best Nature (PSA rules). There will also be one image picked for Best in Show and three judges awards. This year's judges are Darrell Gulin http://gulinphoto.comLisa Langell https://www.langellphotography.com and Peter Baumgarten https://www.creativeislandphoto.com

The award-winning images and approximately 100 top scoring images will be organized into the 2020 TOPS in Connecticut program. The presentation will be shown at the Annual CAP Dinner in the Spring of 2021 (details will be announced when arrangements are complete). This will be the only time to view the photographs and hear the commentary on the exceptional work of Connecticut photographers.