Photographic Competition

CBHC Photographic Competition

The Cork Backpackers are holding a Photographic Competition and Exhibition for its members. The competition is open to all members and runs to Wednesday, June 7th.

Photographic Exhibition

Photographic Exhibition

There are two categories.  The themes for the two categories are:

Category A – “A day in the Irish mountains”.  i.e. amazing landscapes!!

The Countryside

The Countryside

Category B –  “Our club in action”.  i.e. emphasis on members enjoying club activity.



The Photographic Competition

We encourage all members to enter the competition.  There is no charge for entering and we hope to exhibit as many photographs as possible. There is also a possibility that we will make a video/slide show of the entries for the website.  Competitors should use their imagination when taking their photos.


10” x  8” (250mm x 200mm) prints in Colour or Black & White.  Entrants to the competition should present their photos in picture mounts.

These can be bought, pre-cut, in e.g. Marcus Framing, Adelaide St. for €2.50.


There is a maximum of two entries per person per category.


There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rdprizes in both categories.

Only one prize per person per category.

Closing date

Prints to be handed in by Wed 7th June in Counihan’s.

Results and Exhibition 

Wed 14th June upstairs in Counihan’s


The winners will receive their prizes on the night.

Photographs may be used after the competition for the club Website and Facebook.


The Committee


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