Competition Guidance

On this page you will find a series of helpful guidance documents that will support participation in the My Place Photography Competition.

Guidance includes hints and tips on using cameras to interesting project ideas for your photographic adventures in Scotland’s built environments, to background on the project, and rules for joining the competition. We’ve also included a list of Curriculum for Excellence experiences and outcomes that could be linked to participating in the competition.

Please note that the 2021 Competition deadline for entries is 11:59pm, Sunday 31st January 2021.

Competition Rules of Entry

Overview of the Competition and rules of entry

  Competition Rules of Entry

 


Taking Part

Overview of participating in My Place Photography Competition

  Taking Part

 


Register as a new member

Publication, My Place Photography Competition

Guidelines on how to registering as a new member and logging in

  Register as a new member

 


Submit your entries

Guidelines on how to submit your photographic entries

  Submit your entries

 


Curriculum for Excellence Alignment

A list of relevant Curriculum for Excellence Experiences and Outcomes that could be linked to participating in the competition.

  Curriculum for Excellence Alignment

 


How to: Working with Young People

A guide on Working with Young People produced by SCT to support intergenerational, heritage-based learning activities.

  How to: Working with Young People

 


How to: Use DSLR Cameras

An introductory guide to DSLR camera for teachers and students.

  Guide to DSLR Cameras

 


How to: take a great photo – students

An introductory guide to photography for students

  Guide to photography STUDENTS

 


How to: take a great photo – teachers/adults

An introductory guide for teachers and group leaders to taking great photography

  Guide to photography TEACHERS

 


Background info

The origins and development of the My Place Photography Competition

  Background info