Submissions open July 1 for annual Victoria Photography Club contest
By FROM NEWS RELEASE
June 9, 2011 at 1:09 a.m.
The Victoria Photography Club is planning its annual photography contest and exhibition.
Submission for entries is July 1 through 31. Entries may be dropped off from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Sunday at the H-E-B Plus Photo Lab, 6101 N. Navarro St. in Victoria.
Entries may also be mailed to The Victoria
Photography Club, Inc. c/o H-E-B Plus, 6101 N. Navarro St., Victoria, Texas 77901.
More than $1,000 in prizes will be awarded. Best of Show prize is $125.
Contest categories include Animals/fauna, Creative, Landscape/Scenic, Birds, Flowers/plants, People/Portrait, Macro and Miscellaneous.
Entry fee for adults is $6 per entry.
Entry fee for the student division is $3 per entry. The student division is open to students up to age 18 or students in high school.
Photos may be any size up to 8 inches by 12 inches and must be matted to 11 by 14 inches.
A panel of three qualified judges will select the winning photographs based on technical merit and artistic impression.
The 350 highest scoring photos in each category will be exhibited at the Victoria Mall from Aug. 13-21.