DPR’s 62 sites include 153 trees at Oxon Run Park, Langdon Park (73), Rose Park (29), Garfield Park (22), Kingman and Heritage Island (18), Takoma Community Center (17), Friendship Recreation Center (14), Chevy Chase Recreation Center (11), and Petworth Recreation Center (10).
Applicants will be judged using a Likert Scale (1-5) in the following categories:
Is focus appropriate for the subject? Is depth of field appropriate?
Is it exposed in a way that works for the image?
Is the composition skillful and dynamic?
Is the image balanced or unbalanced? Is the balance level appropriate? If there is a main center of interest, is it well placed in the frame?
Does the framing work?
Does it show off the subject well?
Is the contrast level appropriate?
Does the subject have interesting connotations or associations?
Are the colors and patterns effective?
Does the image show an original subject or an original approach to a standard subject? Is it anonymous, or does it show a visual signature or convey a personal vision?
Honorable Mention: Inclusion in the Gallery Wall at DPR site
Second Place: Inclusion in the Gallery Wall at DPR site
First Place: Inclusion in the Gallery Wall at DPR site and artist photo and profile featured online on Instagram.