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Togher International Festival of Amateur Photography 2002
N.B. Mounting of Entries is optional (max size of prints 12x16" / 30.5x40.6 cm approx.)
The overall winner in any year is precluded from entering the Photographic Classes in the following two years. There is also a Snapshot Section and a list of Prizes and Awards.


All Ireland Monochrome
Class 1 Theme: "A Moment in Time"
Open to all Amateur Photographers
Class 2 Theme: "Pictorial"
Open to NOVICE Amateur Photographers (i.e. those who never won 1st place in open competitions)

All Ireland Colour
Class 3 Theme: "A Moment in Time"
Confined to Distinction Holders
Class 4 Theme: "Scapes"
Open to all amateurs photographers who do not hold distinctions.
Class 5 Theme: "A Moment in Time"
Novice (Prints or Transprints)

Amateur Photographers under 21 years on 31st December 2002
Class 6 Monochrome Theme: "A Moment in Time"
Class 7 Theme: "Scapes" (any view)

Confined to Students of Photography at 3rd level colleges, Institutes of Tech. & PLC's.
Class 8 Monochrome Theme: "Scapes" (any view)"
Class 9 Colour Theme: "A Moment in Time"

Overseas - Open to all Amateur Photographers living outside Ireland.
Class 10 Monochrome Theme: "Scapes" (any view)"
Class 11 Colour Theme: "A Moment in Time"

Entries from Cities twinned with Cork
Class 12 Monochrome Theme: "Scapes" (any view)"
Class 13 Colour Theme: "A Moment in Time"

Peace or Peaceful
Class 14 Monochrome or Colour Theme: "Peace or Peaceful"
Open to all amateur photographers anywhere

IYV Special (deferred from 2001) Open to all Amateur Photographers.
Class 15 Monochrome Theme: "Community Spirit"
Class 16 Colour Theme: "Community Spirit"


Max Size of prints 7"x5" / 12.5x17.8 cm approx.

All Ireland
Open to Snapshot takers who are not members of camera clubs or are/have been students of photography.

1) Children
2) Animals
3) My Favourite Snapshot
4) Sports
5) Pictorial
6) My Own Country

Worldwide Section
Open to all Snapshot Takers anywhere in the world including Ireland.

1) My Own Country
2) Children
3) Animals

U/16 Years Snapshots
Pictorial (any snapshot)

Best Snapshot of a Togher Household Pet
Any snapshot of a Togher Household Pet

No entry form required for snapshots
Entry Fee 2.00 per print
Please write name, address & telephone number on back of print and enclose entry fee.
No limit to number of entries
S.A.E for return of prints if required.
Entries Strictly by post

Entry Forms may be photocopied (1 for each class entered)
All pictures must have been taken after 31st December 1998

Entry Fees: Photographs Classes 1-14
10 per class up to 2 prints per class.
U/21 years, Over 60's & Students: 5 per class
Snapshots minimum of 2 per print - no limit to number of entries.
If entries are to be returned by post, cost of same must be included.

Prizes & Awards

Value estimated in excess of 3000

Medals and Prizes for winner and runner up and most imaginative entry in each photographic class.

Snapshot Section:
Irish Crystal for winner and runner up in addition ALL entries will be included in a draw for an A.P.S. Camera

Perpetual Trophies for:
1) Best Overall Entry
2) Best Entry by a person over 60
3) Best U/21 Entry
4) Best U/16 Snapshot Entry
5) Best Novice
6) Best Togher Entry
7) Best Use of Light
8) Peace Trophy
9) Best Snapshot of a Togher Household Pet
10) Best Snapshot
11) Best G.A.A. Event Schools

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