2020 GRASSY WATERS PRESERVE YOUTH PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
Sponsored by the
City of West Palm Beach (WPB), Grassy Waters Conservancy (GWC)
and Armory Art Center (Armory)
This contest is intended to showcase the natural environment and diversity in Grassy Waters Preserve (Preserve) by young photographers.
HOW TO ENTER:
- Photographers must be under age fourteen (14) on February 1, 2020. A parent or guardian of the entrant must affirm the entrant’s age. Photographers above this age should enter the adult contest.
- The entry period is February 1, 2020, through February 28, 2020.
- Entries must be submitted through the GWC youth contest website at org.
- Each photographer may submit up to three (3) images. There is no charge for youth entries.
- All images must be in digital JPEG format.
JUDGING AND AWARDS:
- Judging will be by a professional photographer and the GWC contest staff.
- A 1st, 2nd and 3rd place and a number of honorable mention images will be selected.
- The winning and honorable mention photos will be printed and exhibited at the Armory, Preserve, and Mandel Library in WPB, along with the 2020 Grassy Waters Preserve (Adult) Photography Contest.
- The winning and honorable mention youth photographers will also be awarded a group photo shoot at the Preserve. A parent or guardian of each youth participant will be required to attend the photo shoot.
- Upon submitting a photo the photographer affirms that it was taken in/of the Preserve by the photographer. Solid Waste Authority land and trails are NOT part of the Preserve.
- An entry cannot be a previous winner or honorable mention photo in a Preserve annual contest.
- Entries shall NOT contain the image of a person(s).
- Panoramas are NOT acceptable.
- The photographer grants perpetual rights to WPB, the Armory and GWC to use entered images without compensation. A reasonable attempt will be made to credit the photographer and the photographer retains their copyright.
- WPB, the Armory and GWC are not responsible for entries not following the contest guidelines and rules.
- Armory students and GWC members are eligible to enter.
- An entry deemed ineligible at the sole discretion of the judges will be disqualified.
- By submitting an entry the photographer agrees to abide by all contest rules and waives claims of any kind against the organizers and judges of the contest.
All photo contest questions should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.