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Photography Contest: Home

Who Can Participate?

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Photography contest open to all community members (Different Age Categories):

 

  • Adult

- Amateur

- Professional

 

  • Teen (13y/o-18y/o)
  • Child (up to 12y/o)

Voting

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  • Voting on the libraries Facebook and Instagram pages will begin each Monday at 12 pm and close on Friday at 5 pm. Any votes casted after 5 pm will not be counted

 

  • Overall winner voting for each category will begin on Monday, May 11th at 12 pm and continue until Friday, May 15th at 5 pm.

Photography Week 3: Adult Submissions

 

  • Each week will have 2 different themes for photos
  • One photo entry per person in the appropriate age category per theme each week
  • Weekly photo themes will open Monday at 12 pm and entries must be submitted by Sunday at 5 pm
  • Pictures will be posted throughout the week

‚ÄčHow to Submit: 

 Email all entries to engelman@mfplibrary.org 

Include:

Photographer's Name

  Library Card number (parent library card number for children)

Age (if teen or child)

Address (to mail weekly prize if winner)

Contact number

 

Themes: 

 

Week 1: Nature & Families

Week 2 (Begins April 20th): Pets & Around the neighborhood

Week 3 (Begins April 27): Food & Flowers

Week 4 (Begins May 4th): Life in the time of Covid 19 & Books

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  • Winners will be posted on Monday
  • Weekly prizes awarded
  • Best overall photo nominees will be taken from the previous weekly winners.
  • Overall best pictures will be posted on May 18th.  

Photography Week 3: Teen Submissions

Have Questions?

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If you have any questions please email them to librarian Elizabeth at engelman@mfplibrary.org

Need Some Tips?

Great link with basics of camera use as well as composition tips.  Has clickable links for more in-depth information on subjects.

https://expertphotography.com/a-beginners-guide-to-photography/

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Smartphone Camera Tips

https://expertphotography.com/the-complete-guide-to-smartphone-photography-96-tips/

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Basic Tips for Any Cell Phone

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVw12Uhk1sI

Photography Week 3: Children Submission