To score well in the assigned subject category, the assigned subject should be the obvious center of interest within the image. Images where the assigned subject is a minor aspect of the composition historically do not receive high scores or are disqualified.
The Assigned Subject Competitions for the 2015-2016 season are:
Creative Photography is when you photograph something in a way that most people would not normally see. Anything goes, normal rules do not apply. Images will be judged on how effectively this creative concept is presented.