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Sorry- contest delayed - Covid-19>  Will try later on !

 

PHOTO  CONTEST      4/1- 6/1/2020-

beat the Corona Blues - safely ?

Photo Contest  

Co-Sponsored by the North Haven Camera Club and North Haven Trail Association

 

For the best pictures taken along the Tidal Marsh Trail ( behind the North Haven Target Store  I-91 exit 9- follow the signs , See on Face Book or NorthHavenTrailAssociation.Org)

April 1- June 1, 2020

 

  1. Best Overall                        Prize  $75       and recognition

  2. Second Place                      Prize $50            “

           

  1. Best age 18 and under       Prize  $75      and recognition

  2. Second place                      Prize  $50             “

 

 To be judged by a panel of 3 experienced photographers – members of Trail Committee and North Haven Camera Club.

Use Camera Club rules – on-line submission, maximum 2 images per contestant using “Traditional Category”. Submit in 1400 x 720 format, See Website North Haven Camera Club page for details: www.northhavencameraclub.com/  For a close up shot of, say a bird, also submit a context shot – where you were when you took the bird shot. Open to all. Honor system applies. NHTA & NHCC retain right to use the images.  We hope to display them in North Haven Library, schools, website, etc.where you will get credit.

 

For questions e mail:  don.rocklin @gmail.com. And join our clubs!

 


How to enter images:

Go to northhavencameraclub.com

Under Members Area select Members Login

Select click here to login

Enter your name and password- also give us your email address and or cell phone so we can contact the winners

Select submission/upload page

 

Image size - maximum size 1400 pixels (width) x 1050 pixels (height) this will insure that it will appear the correct way with our projector. For example: portrait images should be a maximum of 1050 pixels high, the width should be a number less than that. A square image would be 1050 x 1050.

 

File name is the name you use when you save your image after resizing it using software like Photoshop, etc.

File name must end with extension .jpg  not .jpeg or any other version.

Please keep the file name within 25 characters, and try to make it a unique name. In our 1st competition we had 2 file names that were the same.  (nature1.jpg and nature1.jpg)  One of the images did not show up in the contest.

 

Title

Title should be under 40 characters using only letters and numbers.  If you put in a symbol or punctuation mark the image may not show up in the competition.

 

Type

Enter Category Type from drop down menu- Traditional

Limited to 2 images per competition Traditional Category

See competition handbook for category rules

 

Sequence

Sequence is just a way of keeping track of the images you entered

For questions email don.rocklin@gmail.com

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Happened

Sat. June 1 , 2019

April 27, 2019

 

Marsh Marigold Walk with Mary Mushinsky April 

 

 

 

 

 

Bird Walk with Dr Chris Loscalzo, local expert on Sat October 24 ,2017

National Trail Day

Bird Watches lead by noted ornithologist, Florence McBride, of the New Haven Bird Club in June 2013 and October  2014 were enjoyed by many.