4-H photo contest entries


4-H October Photo Contest Entries Due!

  • Saturday, October 31, 2020, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Put your photography skills to the test and join our monthly 4-H Photo Contest!

Entered photos will be posted on the Genesee County 4-H Facebook Page. Page followers will vote for their favorite photos by "liking" the photos. CCE Staff reserves the right to select which photos are posted to ensure photos are appropriate and follow contest rules.

Contest Rules:

1.Open to all Genesee County 4-H Members.

2.Photo must be taken by the 4-H member that is entering the photo.

3.Limit of 1 entry per category per 4-H member.

4.If your photo includes people, make sure to ask their permission before entering it.

5.Winning photos will be selected by number of "likes" on Facebook. The photo with the most "likes" in each age division per category will receive a prize.

Age Divisions (as of Jan. 1, 2021)

  • Junior: 13 and under
  • Senior: 14 and up

October Contest Categories

  • Fall
  • Halloween
  • Filtered Photo - use a filter on your camera or an editing app to enhance your photo!

October Contest Entries are due October 31st.

Click here for the online entry link or email your photo with your Age Division and Category to genesee4h@cornell.edu.

Photography Tips!

Adapted from Book 1 Photography Basics, National 4-H Curriculum

  • Focus: subject is sharp and clear.
  • Exposure: The photo is not too dark or too light.
  • Lighting: The subject has the right lighting, so that it looks great.
  • Distance: The subject fills the frame, without any empty space.
  • Composition: The frame highlights the focal point without clutter.
  • Appeal: The photo is interesting. 


This event is online

Last updated September 25, 2020