2022 Open Challenge Competition

2022 Open Challenge Competition

We have modified the Rules & Regulations for the 2022 Open Challenge Competition.

The competition will be open to all members of an O3C Club. There are 11 categories including an annual Theme Topic. Prints will be eliminated this year.

Members can enter a maximum of 12 entries in any combination quantity per categories they wish. Cost is $3 per entry up to a maximum of $30 per entrant for up to 12 entries.

Categories are: Nature Birds, Nature Animals, Nature Botany, Nature Landscapes/Geology, Expansive Views, People, People in Action, Architecture, Pictorial, Creative Vision, and the Theme Topic of “Food & Drink”.

There are individual Category awards of First, Second, Third and Honourable Mentions. There are also individual Specialist Award for each of the Category. There is one Diversity Photographer of the Year award. There are 11 Club Awards for each of the Categories as well as one Overall Club Award for highest point accumulation.

Entry submissions to be made by the Club – information packages will be sent out to all Club Reps by our Data Manager.

Please download and Rules and Guidelines below.


2021 O3C Open Challenge Awards Show. December 5th

Note: This years event is FREE but registration is required. See sign up link below.

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Dec 5, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: 2021 Open Challenge Awards Show

Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.