You are invited to participate in Inland NW Land Conservancy's Amateur Photo Contest!
Up to five entries (total) per person may be submitted in any of the following categories:
Animal Life - the animal is the main subject
Plant life - the plant is the main subject
Scenic / landscapes
Public use / recreation
$500 Grand Prize!
In addition to the Grand Prize winner, there will be first, second, and third place winners for each category.
The winning photos will be displayed in the Community Building Lobby January 4 through February 5, 2016, and will be featured on our webpage and in our newsletter. An "artist's reception" will be January 8. A printed copy will be auctioned off at our 25th Anniversary Event on February 6, 2016.
*There was conflicting information published about the month of the exhibition and the date of the First Friday event. Vicki says, "Oops, sorry." The information posted here is correct.
Photographers must be non-professional; this is an amateur contest. All entries must be photographs taken within the seven counties served by INLC: Spokane, Stevens, Adams, Lincoln, Kootenai, Bonner, and Pend Oreille.
Please submit digital images - they must be original, unretouched digital photos (jpg, tif, or psd) at 300 dpi; The photo should be high enough resolution that the photo can be clearly printed in 8x10" size.
Photos will be judged in digital format and then printed by INLC at INLC's expense. Credit will be given to the photographer in all future uses by INLC.
Entries must be accompanied by the signed entry and release form (only one per contestant) and delivered to INLC by 5 PM on December 1, 2015. Entrant's signature constitutes a relese to INLC for the right to use, reproduce, publish, and display the photographs without further compensation. *See full release in the contest rules.