How to photograph artwork for submission

Every year, judges at Young Originals receive art submissions from Western Australian students. Each piece of art is judged by a panel of professional artists who shortlist using one thing – a digital photograph of the students artwork!

Your submission photography therefore is extremely important and as a guide for taking the best possible photos of artwork, using simple lighting and camera techniques, please watch a short instructional video here to help you achieve the best result.


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2016 YOUNG ORIGINALS ENTRY FORM (ONLINE SUBMISSION)

Use the following form to enter student artwork for judging in the 2016 Young Originals.
  • Student's Details

  • Teacher's Details

  • Please provide name and contact details.
  • Artwork information

    Please only submit ONE artwork per form for each student.
    If yes, please complete student names in the group below.
  • If multiple artists were involved, please list each name, or class level.
  • Please provide accurate finished framed dimensions (L/W/H)
  • (oil on canvas, charcoal on paper, mixed media work etc)
  • Please proof read and correct student's grammar and spelling before submitting.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: jpg, jpeg, gif, png, pdf, doc.
    Please upload an image appropriate for judges to gain a good appreciation of students artwork. High resolution photos in the following formats only - jpg, jpeg, gif, png or pdf. Please keep sizes to under 5MB each. You are welcome to upload a detail of painting, drawing or sculpture to assist judges discernment of technical finish.
    Your submission photography therefore is extremely important and as a guide for taking the best possible photos of artwork, using simple lighting and camera techniques, please watch a short instructional video here to help you achieve the best result.
    • Entrants agree that their artwork: does not infringe the intellectual property rights of anyperson or corporation and that it is their own original work; and
    • Can be reproduced either in whole or part by the Western Australian Secondary School Executives Association (Inc) and sponsors for education and promotion purposes