2017 San Joaquin Valley International

The entry form for the 2017 San Joaquin Valley International Exhibition is now live and open to entries.  It can be accessed via the menu above on the top right or you can go directly through http://www.exhibition.sjvccc.org.

Shirley continues on as the General Chair and Elizabeth Bedard of Fresno Camera Club has come forward and replaced Tom Frazier as the Digital Chair.


September Entries

All entries received as at 8 PM Friday evening have been confirmed by email and listed here.

If your name isn’t on that list and you don’t have an email from me, I do not have your entries.

2 people have reported having problems finding the entry form, it is in the Monthly Competition menu to the right of the logo, or you can go straight to it HERE.


Gold Rush International Exhibition

Gold Rush International Exhibition

We cordially invite you to enter this exhibition. Our closing date is coming up soon: October 1, 2016.

Conditions of entry can be found at:


and the digital entry form can be found at:


The Gold Rush Exhibition is recognized by the Photographic Society of America Projected Image Division (PID). There are two sections: Color Projected Images (PID) Open and Creative.  Monochrome images are not accepted.

Entry Fees are US$7 per section.  Paypal is the preferred payment method.

We look forward to your participation – and best wishes in the exhibition.

With regards,

Samuel G Shaw, FPSA, MPSA

Gold Rush Exhibition General Chairman

Annual PSA Council Challenge

Sam is going to organize our entries for the Annual PSA Council Challenge this year.

1) Three categories all digital: Color, Monochrome & Nature

2) Each Council may submit ten per category to PSA.

3) Each member may submit up to three entries per category to Sam Shaw (Lovesphoto@aol.com) by April 30th. Images should be 1024 x 768 a,d they should be named Firstname_Surname_Title.jpg, ie Craig_Hadfield_Awesome Picture.jpg

4) PSA Council Challenge – Councils Challenge | Photographic Society of America

Posted on behalf of John Greening.

Lodi Art Center’s 55th Annual Spring Art Show

Lodi Art Center’s 55th Annual Spring Art Show
Call to Artists – April 10th, 11th and 12th, 2015

This is an open juried art show to be held at the “Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi” Winery, 5950 East Woodbridge Road, Acampo on April 11th and 12th, 11 am to 5 pm, with a Preview Benefit on April 10th, at 7 pm.

Jurors are: Harriet Sparkman, Dale Laitenen and William Wilson.

Categories of Art : Oils, Acrylics, Water Color, Graphics (pencil, ink, charcoal, pastels, original prints, 100% digitally created art), Mixed Media (significant use of 2 or more different mediums), Photography, Functional 3-D items, Fine Art 3-D (sculpture, etc.)

Awards: Best of Show $1,000.00, First Place in each category $300.00, Second Place in each category $150.00, Third Place in each category $75.00.

Conditions of Entry: One image of each entry must be entered via our on-line system – “Smarter Entry”-, found on our web site www.lodiartcenter.org. It must be JPEG and PC compatible. Acceptance notification will be via e-mail and on-line. For questions or clarifications contact Charlene Martin at Charlene.i.martin@gmail.com.

Entry Fees are non-refundable. Number of entries are unlimited. Early Bird fees through Jan. 30th are: 2 for $25.00 and $10 for each additional item. Regular fees are: 2 for $35.00 and $10 for each additional item.

LCAC member fees are: Early bird fees through Jan.30th are: 2 for $20.00 and $10 for each additional item. Regular fees are: 2 for $30.00 and $10.00 for each additional item.

Calendar of Events:
January 1st Begin on-line entry.
January 30th End of “Early Bird” entry pricing.
February 28th Last Day to enter.
March 9th Accepted art will be posted at www.lodiartcenter.org. & e-mails will be sent to artists.
March 28th and 29th, from Noon to 5 pm, juried art will be received at LCAC Gallery, 110 W. Pine St, Lodi.
March 30thJudging for awards from 10 am through 3 pm.
April 10th “Champagne” & Dessert Benefit starts at 7 pm at Woodbridge Winery art show display area. Theme is “The Fabulous Fifties”. Artist awards will be presented at the Benefit. All artists in the show will receive one free ticket and the option to buy a discount ticket. LCAC members will be able to buy 2 discount tickets. Regular price is $40.00. Discount price is $30.00. At the door price is $45.00.
April 11th and 12th Exhibition is free and open to the public from 11 am to 5 pm.
April 12th 5 pm to 6 pm, all unsold work will be picked up by artists at the show. Any remaining work will be transported back to our Gallery, where it was received.
Rules of Entry into the show available at www.lodiartcenter.org.