The Wonders of Wentworth Woodhouse-competition-16


The Wonders of Wentworth Woodhouse

Competition 16 - Special award

About The Wonders of Wentworth Woodhouse

In association with Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust (WWPT)

This free-to-enter special award 'The Wonders of Wentworth Woodhouse' is open to everyone (adults only) and is the first IGPOTY run photo competition to be dedicated to images captured at Wentworth Woodhouse; a Grade I listed stately home in South Yorkshire, with the longest façade of any country house in England.

Photos must have been captured after 2017, and must be taken in the gardens/grounds at Wentworth Woodhouse.

Prizes & Why should I enter?

Selected winners will form part of an exclusive exhibition at the IGPOTY exhibition at Wentworth Woodhouse in 2022. There will also be special prizes on offer as listed below.

Prizes

First prize:

Your image goes on display at the IGPOTY Wentworth Woodhouse exhibition in 2022 and a signed individual certificate.

Breakfast and VIP tour with Head Gardener, plus dry hire of garden cabin (RRP £150).

Applies to all winning places - by entering, Wentworth Woodhouse (WWPT) will be allowed to contact winning entrants to arrange the prizes. You are giving consent.

Second prize:

Your image goes on display at the IGPOTY Wentworth Woodhouse exhibition in 2022 and a signed individual certificate.

Sparkling Afternoon Tea in Long Gallery for 4 persons (RRP £100).

Third prize:

Your image goes on display at the IGPOTY Wentworth Woodhouse exhibition in 2022 and a signed individual certificate.

Two tickets for a tour of your choice – 'Wentworth' or 'Black Diamonds' (RRP £50).

Rules

General rules:

  • You may not submit watermarked images with your name or website visible on the photo. Please do not frame your images with borders.
  • Entrants may submit a maximum of 4 images per single entry token and a maximum of 6 images per portfolio entry token.
  • For free-to-enter competitions you should enter 1 image per token given, upto a maximum of 8 images (8 tokens).
  • Entrants' images must be .jpg or .jpeg format and of high enough quality.
  • We recommend all images are output to 1920px on their longest side at 72 ppi. Any larger than this and you are supplying images bigger than they will be seen or used by IGPOTY judges; your files will take longer to upload and/or download to judges and viewers’ screens.
  • The absolute maximum for each image must not be more than 7MB in file size and no more than 3000px on their longest side.
  • All entrants must be able to supply a high-res image (300dpi) suitable for printing/exhibiting should the image be shortlisted. You may be asked for this when the time comes.
  • N.B.
  • High-res source file/s need to be at least 3780 pixels (longest side) @ 300ppi, ideally larger.
  • Rule 9.3 "The mounting of any International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition is planned each year but is executed at the discretion of Mirror Plate Media Ltd. The mounting of the exhibition is subject to prevailing circumstances at the time which may be affected by the weather or pandemic, therefore dates may change at short notice."
  • Rule 9.4 "The publication of a book associated with the International Garden Photographer of the Year is planned each year but is executed at the discretion of Mirror Plate Media Ltd. Obviously if the book is not printed then no book prizes/cash alternatives will issued."

  • Full competition rules:

    Please see the IGPOTY competition rules.

    Category rules:

    Only photography captured in the gardens and grounds of Wentworth Woodhouse are permitted. Photos must have been captured after 2017.

    Adults over 18 years old may enter only. Staff of Wentworth Woodhouse are excluded from entry. Any images captured for this competition may not be sold and are only for your personal use. Prizes must be collected in person at Wentworth Woodhouse, no cash alternatives. Wentworth Woodhouse will contact winners to arrange any prizes, as necessary.

    Competition details

    Subtitle:
    In association with Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust (WWPT)
    Type:
    Special award
    Submissions:
    Online submissions
    Entry start date:
    November 22, 2021
    Closing date:
    March 14, 2022, 12 noon GMT
    Cost of entry:
    £FREE (with standard admission/booking may apply)

    How do I enter?

    Online submissions

    Partner: Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust (WWPT)

    Exhibition Partner


    Credit: © Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust