The 5th Annual Plein Air Camp Hill Arts Festival continues to encourage a new generation of plein air painters and photographers. The Youth Quick Shoot is a new photography competition for students in grades 9-12. These competitions will place noon, Friday, May 29th, through noon, Saturday, May 30th.
There is no registration fee for this event. Preregistration is preferred but not necessary and is available by completing the Youth Activities Registration Form and emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailing to:
Plein Air Camp Hill
P.O. Box 411
Camp Hill, PA 17001
The Youth Quick Shoot is open to all youth in grades 9-12. Participants must choose a location within the designated boundaries. The photographer must start with nothing in digital or on film form and create the Quick Shoot competition photograph only during the Quick Shoot time frame of noon, Friday, May 29th, through noon, Saturday, May 30th. Digital proof of time is required.
Boundaries are between 21st Street and 25th Street and from White Hall Alley (which runs parallel to Market Street) north to Walnut Street and including all of Willow Park.
All photographers must arrive for the exhibit and judging by 3:00pm. Artists must supply their own easels (if desired) but do not have to frame their photographs. Event staff will be available to answer artists' questions, direct artists to the exhibit space and help artists set up their easels. Each photograph must be for sale and have a title and price. A label (supplied) must be completed and attached to the easel.
While all participants receive an award for participating, there will be cash awards for those who excel:
$200 for 1st Place
$100 for 2nd Place
$50 for 3rd Place