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2017 - 2018 Salon Topic Definitions

September 11, 2017 - Macro - 1:1 - any small object(s) enlarged.

October 2, 2017 - Still Life - A small group of inanimate objects arranged by the photographer.

November 6, 2017 - Shadows - The image must be of shadows or contain shadows.

December 4, 2017 - Patterns - Repeated shapes, colors or objects, ordered in either regular or irregular formations.

January 8, 2018 - Seen from Below/Looking Up - An image taken from the perspective of being below the subject.

February 5, 2018 - Sports - Subject must be of a sport; capturing the subject in action. Excludes chess, checkers or board games.

March 5, 2018 - High Key - An image making use of lighting and lacking in contrast and dark shadows — using mid-tone grays through to bright whites.

April 2, 2018 - Oops! - A depiction of something not going as planned; happy or humorous accident.

May 7, 2018 - Parades and Festivals - Images of parades or festivals; get out and be there.

June 4, 2018 - The Best of the Best - The Best of the Best will be defined by the judge from this salon season's award–winning images.