2022


WELCOME

Will open for entries shortly after January 1, 2022!


Status


Conditions of Entry Part 1

Use tabs above  for Conditions of Entry (Part 2), Entering, Payment, Status Report, and Privacy Policy.

 

Scroll down for Contacts, Divisions, Calendar, Fees, Judges, Awards, Recognition Statement, and Image Size.

 

Scroll down for Contacts, Divisions, Calendar, Fees, Judges, Awards, Recognition Statement, and Image Size.


Sponsorship

 The Coachella Exhibition is sponsored by the  Coachella Valley Desert Camera Club (CVDCC)

and is recognized by the Photographic Society of America (PSA)

 

View Catalogs and Galleries of prior Exhibitions.

 

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Contacts

Exhibition Chair

Stuart Lynn, HonPSA, QPSA, HonS4C, DFS4C

 

Address

P.O. Box 4027, Palm Desert, CA 92261-4027, USA

 

Email

infoex@cvdcc.org

 

Divisions

Entries will be accepted  in the following PSA Divisions (click on links to Conditions of Entry for definitions and important details).

  • PID Color Class
    • General
    • Theme (Water)
  • PID Monochrome Class
    • General
    • Theme (Transportation)
  • Nature
    • General
    • Wildlife
  • Photojournalism
    • General
    • Human Interest

Calendar

Closing Date

April 15, 2022

 

Judging Completed By

May 6, 2022

 

Notifications Sent By

May 13, 2022

 

Awards Mailed By

June 1, 2022

Catalogs & Online Gallery Posted By

July 1, 2022

Fees

Exhibition Fee US$12 + US$6 per section

(pay by PayPal, credit or debit card)

Recognition

PSA : 2022-126

Image Size

Image dimensions restricted to 1400 pixels (width) x 1280 pixels (height). There is no restriction on filesize. JPEG format only.

Awards

In each Section (8 Sections in all):

  • 1 PSA Gold Medal (Best of Show)
  • 1 CVDCC Gold Medal
  • 2 CVDCC Silver Medals
  • 3 CVDCC Bronze Medals
  • 3 Judge's Choice Medals

Honorable Mentions are recognized in the form of digital certificates that may be downloaded and printed by the entrant.

Acceptance Range

No more than 35% of all images entered into a given Section will be accepted.This Exhibition also sets as a target that no fewer than 29% of all images entered into a given Section will be accepted. 



Judges and Judging

There are 2 Judgings: Palm Springs and Joshua Tree


1. Palm Springs Judging

PID Color Class

  • John Davis, HonPSA, MPSA (USA)
  • Diana Magor, APSA, MPSA, EFIAP/b ( England)
  • Elena McTighe, HonPSA, MPSA, ESFIAP (USA)

Nature

PID Mono Class

Photojournalism



2. Joshua Tree Judging

PID Color Class

Nature

PID Mono Class

Photojournalism



 Thank you for all your entries into the Coachella International Exhibitions of Photography. 

 For further information, please email infoex@cvdcc.org

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