The Lyme, Old Lyme, Essex, Salem, East Haddam and Old Saybrook Land Trusts Present
THE 2018 LAND TRUSTS PHOTO CONTEST
DEADLINE FEBRUARY 28, 2018
Rules and Entry Forms are available at landtrustsphototcontest.org
Submissions will be accepted from January 1, 2018 until February 28, 2018.
Amateur photographers of all ages are invited to enter their favorite photographs celebrating the natural beauty and culture of Lyme, Old Lyme, Essex, Salem, East Haddam, and Old Saybrook.
$100, $75, $50 and $25 Cash Prizes will be awarded for the categories of
(human interaction with nature, including domestic animals and buildings)
- Black & White
(of any landscape/waterscape, plants, wildlife, cultural/historic)
(of any of the above categories by photographers age 16 or under)
In addition, all entries will be eligible for a Special Award to honor former contest judge John G. Mitchell, for the photograph best reflecting environmental conservation.
Award sponsors include Ballek’s Garden Center, Evan Griswold at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Essex Meadows, Essex Savings Bank, Essex Steam Train & Riverboat, Lorensen Auto Group, OWCM Group Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, Riverquest-CT Expeditions, Dr. Gita Safaian of Hamburg Cove Endodontics.
All entered photographs will be displayed and winners will be announced at a public reception on April 6, 2018 at the Lymes Senior Center, Town Woods Road, Old Lyme, CT. The winning photographs can be viewed throughout the year in a traveling display. They will be exhibited at a revolving list of local venues. To see the display of 2017 Winning Photos, visit: November and December 2017, Essex Savings Bank, Old Lyme Branch, 101 Halls Road, Old Lyme.