2018 Photography Contest

The 12th Annual Winyah Rivers Foundation Photo Contest Open February 10th through April 16th.  Vote for your favorite photos through May 4th!  

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The goal of this contest is to promote the beauty of our local rivers and to raise funds for Winyah Rivers Foundation and support the Waccamaw RIVERKEEPER® Program.

 

12th Annual Winyah Rivers Foundation

Photo Contest Rules

 

The 12th Annual Winyah Rivers Foundation (WRF) Photo Contest will accept entries February 10, 2018 – April 16, 2018. The goal is to promote the beauty of our local rivers and to raise funds for the Waccamaw RIVERKEEPER® Program.

 

Rules for Entering:

  1. The contest is open to everyone. Emphasis in judging will be given to photographs that show the splendor and charm of our local rivers and ecosystems.
  2. Each contestant may enter as many photographs as desired. Entry fee is $10.00 per photograph.
  3. Categories: 1) Georgetown County Heritage (iconic); 2) Scenic; 3) Wildlife
  4. The photographs should have been taken in North or South Carolina. For the Georgetown County category, the photo must be taken in Georgetown County, SC.
  5. Each contestant agrees to allow WRF and its sponsors to use their entries, without compensation, to promote the goals of the Foundation. This may include exhibition, calendar, and fundraising. All entrants will retain the right to their work.
  6. To enter, go to the WRF’s 2018 Photo Contest website at www.winyahrivers.org and follow instructions. Images must be sized to 1024 x 768 PPI for landscape or must be no more than 768 PPI in height for portrait. In addition, images must not exceed 1 MB in file size. Please include your email address and specify the category for each entry. Should your image win, a TIFF or PSD file at 300 PPI must be made available for printing purposes.
  7. Winners will be contacted prior to and announced at a reception at the Burroughs-Chapin Art Museum on Friday, May 4th from 5:30 pm-7:00 pm. Winning photographs will hang in the museum, followed by the Horry County Courthouse and other venues. Winners will receive their photograph at the conclusion of the tour.
  8. All entries must be received by MIDNIGHT on April 16, 2018. For questions, email photocontest@winyahrivers.org.

 

Awards: Best of Show - $150.00. 1st Place in each category - $100.00. Viewers’ Vote - $50.00. Second and third place winners will also receive prizes. Winners are eligible for only one prize.

 

2018 Contest Sponsors: Winyah Rivers Foundation, Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation, 803 LABS, Inc., Burroughs-Chapin Art Museum and Tidelands Photography Club.

 

 

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