Photographic Society of America (PSA)

Ohio International

Stereo Exhibition 

Ohio Stereo Photographic
Society (OSPS)



The Ohio Stereo Photographic Society

Invites you to participate

in the 2015 Ohio International Stereo Exhibition



Closing: May 29, 2015



PSA Recognition Stereographers are invited to submit their work to our International Exhibition.  Judges will be looking for original and artistic interpretations in a variety of  subject matter. Consideration will be given also to technical aspects such as exposure, alignment and placement of the stereo window.

Image Format

Only electronic images are accepted.  Each entrant may submit up to four (4) images, each image being in one parallel view JPEG file that is 3840 X 1080 pixels (2x1920x1080).   Maximum file size of each image pair should not exceed 2.0 MB, total not to exceed 8MB. 

We recommend using StereoPhoto Maker to resize the images.  Details are here: (ignore the naming part - follow the naming convention below.)  

For images not conforming to the above dimensions, the Exhibition Chairman reserves the right to adjust the overall stereo pair dimensions to accommodate the equipment used for the judging session without cropping or otherwise altering the image aspect ratio and image contents. 

Please name each image as follows:

Lastname_Firstname_Image Title_01.jpg 

(Example: Themelis_George_This is the Title_01.jpg)

Use 01, 02, 03, 04 for the 4 images in the order you would like them judged. Spaces and dashes may be used in the image title but no special characters such as commas, brackets, periods, etc. If you have any questions regarding this format, please contact the Exhibition Chairman.

Image Submittal Method

All 4 entries may be attached to an E-mail and sent to:

Please include “Ohio Exhibition” in the message subject line. Include the following information in the body of the message:

  • First Name, Last Name

  • Mailing Address (please include complete information)

  • PSA Honors (FPSA, PPSA…etc.)

  • PSA Star Rating

Be sure to attach your entries. We will try to acknowledge receipt of the email within 48 hours. If you have not received acknowledgement within 48 hours, please contact us again so we can ensure your images are included in the judging. If you have a problem, use this E-mail address as an alternative: 

Image Eligibility

Entries previously accepted in an Ohio Stereo Photographic Exhibition are not eligible. The original images must be made by the entrant on photographic emulsion or acquired digitally. Entrants are permitted to enhance or modify the original image as desired, as long as the photographic content predominates in the final image. NOTE: Any modification of the original image must be performed exclusively by the exhibitor, not by a third party or professional service. 

By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant certified the work as his own and permits the sponsors to reproduce all or part of the entered material free of charge for publication and/or display in media related to the exhibition.

Entrant Eligibility This Exhibition is open to any living photographer. Newcomers to stereography are especially invited to submit their work.
Entry Fee The entry fee is USD $8.00, to be paid using Paypal to

Checks or currency may also be used for payment, but must be in US dollars.  Currency will be accepted at entrant's risk.  Make checks payable to Gary Bollenbacher. Please mail checks or cash payments to the Exhibition Chairman (see address below.)

Selection &
~40% of all entries will be accepted in the exhibition. Awards will be selected from highly scored images and may be decided by discussion.  The following awards will be given:
  • Best of Show: PSA Gold Medal
  • Best Creative - PSA Silver Medal
  • Judge's Choice - One per Judge (Total of 3)
  • Best Local: Best Entry from an OSPS member
  • Honorable Mention: Approximately 10% of accepted entries
  • George Themelis, Judge and International Stereo Exhibitor, Brecksville, OH
  • John Ribarich, Judge and Stereo Exhibitor, Niles, OH
  • John Waldsmith, Judge and Stereo Author and Lecturer, Sharon Center, OH 
  • Alternate: Barb Gauche, Judge and International Stereo Exhibitor, Macomb, MI
OSPS Obligations All possible care will be taken to safeguard entries, but neither the OSPS nor its officers will be liable for any misuse of copyright. Permission to reproduce views for the catalog/website is assumed unless otherwise noted on the entry email.
Exhibition Chair Paul Gauche, 46576 Vineyards Lane, Macomb Township, MI 48042
  • Closing Date: May 29, 2015
  • Judging Date: June 2, 2015
  • Report e-mail: June 16, 2015
  • Web site catalog posted: June 16, 2015 -
  • Awards Mailed: June 16, 2015


For further information please contact:


Paul Gauche
46576 Vineyards Lane
Macomb Township, MI 48042 USA
(586) 598-9313
(313) 673-8229



History of the Ohio Exhibition


2011 Digital Exhibition Results


2012 Digital Exhibition Results


2013 Digital Exhibition Results


2014 Digital Exhibition Results





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