Yearly Themes

Assigned Themes for 2019-2020 Competition Year

This competition season we are returning to themes that challenge you both creatively and technically. As you'll see below there are a number of new ways to express your problem-solving and creative abilities.

September 2021

Impressionistic:   Use long exposures to create a blurry, dreamy look to your photograph.


November 2021

Motion:  Show a moving subject, or make it look like it's moving.


January 2022

Backlit:  Put your subject in front of the main light source.


March 2022

Night Photography:  Stars, streets, stairs. Whatever you can find in the dark.


May 2022

Urban Decay:  Run down buildings. Rusty old cars. Whatever you can find without trespassing.