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22nd ANNUAL SCENIC SKYLANDS PHOTO CONTEST:

OVER $2200 IN PRIZE MONEY

DATE: September 12, 2017

CONTACT: Dennis Austin 908-453-4381

Our 22nd Annual Scenic Skylands Photography Contest is sponsored by the Warren County Cultural & Heritage Commission. Open to students, amateurs and professionals, submitted photos must have been taken after October 1, 2016 and the subject matter should be of the Skylands region: Hunterdon, Morris, Somerset, Sussex, or Warren County in New Jersey. Over $2200 in prize money will be awarded in this professionally judged show.

(Click here for Application)

Images may be digital or traditional, color or black & white. The minimum size for all submissions is 8"x10. All submitted photographs must be wired and ready to hang. No glass, saw tooth hangers, or easel frames accepted. Contestants may enter one photograph.

Student prizes are $150 First Place, $100 Second Place, $80 Third Place, and $70 Honorable Mention. The Amateur awards are $200 First Place, $150 Second Place, $100 Third Place, and $80 Honorable Mention. Professional awards are $300 First Place, $250 Second Place, $200 Third Place, and $150 Honorable Mention. The Best of Show award is $400.

All entries must be clearly labeled on the back, lower right, with full contact information (include grade level for students), category of photo, title, and location of scene. Deliver photos and applications to the accessible Wayne Dumont Jr. Administration Building, 165 County Route 519 South, Belvidere, NJ on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 from 10 AM until 12 NOON. The show will open at the Administration Building on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, and will run through Tuesday, January 16, 2018 when all photos must be picked up between 10 AM and 12 Noon.

This photo contest is presented by the Warren County Cultural and Heritage Commission, supported by the Warren County Freeholders, and funded in part by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts. Applications are available from the Warren County Cultural & Heritage Commission at (908) 453-4381 or on-line at wcchc.org. Individuals preferring speech or hearing assistance may call the relay service at 711.

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Warren County Cultural and Heritage Commission

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