September: Six Month Open – Images must be taken after March 1, 2016. Can be any subject. This topic encourages people to develop a new portfolio and participate in or lead upcoming club field trips. The images could feature Spring, summer travels or seasonal activities. It could also feature skills that you obtained or projects you worked on over the summer months.
October: Water – Images in which the principal subject is water (anything from droplets to oceans), either stationary or in motion.
December: Abstract Patterns/Textures – Images in which the object being photographed is not readily identifiable.
January: Macros – Close-up images of any object(s), created with or without a macro lens.
February: Open – Can be any subject
March: Urban Images – Images depicting scenes in an urban environment (e.g., buildings, roads, vehicles, etc.), either with or without people.
April: Night Scenes – Images of anything obviously taken after dark.