Wide Angle Photo Club

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Frequently Asked POP Questions

What is POP?   

The Power of Photography® is a photographic show and exhibit developed by the Wide Angle Photo Club, Inc. (WAPC) of Pensacola.  Click here for Complete POP 2016 Rules.  The proceeds from the Power of Photography® Show & Exhibit benefit The Arc Gateway.

Where and When is POP?

Opening night is Friday August 19, 2016 at the Pensacola Cultural Center.  The exhibit is opened Friday night, Saturday and Sunday.  Vendors can be visited on Saturday or Sunday.  Lectures are on Saturday.

How Do I Enter?

Photographs must be submitted from Monday, June 19, 2017 through Friday, July 14, 2017 during normal business hours at Calagaz Photo Pensacola, 6895 N. 9th Ave., Pensacola, Fl 32504, or Calagaz Photo Mobile, 90 Springdale Blvd., Mobile, AL 36606, or CCP Gallery, 126 Palafox Place, Pensacola, FL 32502. 

All submitted photographs must have the attached label and be accompanied by the entry forms, electronic file and check submitted together in a plastic bag.

Mail-In entries containing all entry requirements may be mailed to Calagaz Photo Pensacola and must be received by July 14, 2017.

No entry will be accepted after July 14, 2017.

What does POP cost?

The show and lectures are free to any visitors.  There are fees to join the contest.

Who can enter the contest?  

 Anyone can enter, amateur to pro.  Winners are determined by a panel of judges.

What are the costs to enter photos?  

The cost is $10 per image.  WAPC Members who enter 5 images receive 1 free entry; and WAPC Members who enter 10 images receive 2 free entries.  Youth entries are $5 per image.

What are the prizes?

Prizes include ribbons, camera gear and cash.

What about models or children?

Download and complete a Model Release Form for models in your photographs.  If the subject is under the age of 18, please have the parents sign the bottom of the form to allow the use of an image of their child.