Photo contest focuses on river, natural world

Photo contest focuses on river, natural world


The Westport River Watershed Alliance is sponsoring a photo contest and is seeking photographers who love the river and the natural world. All entries will be judged and on display at WRWA’s River Day Festival on Saturday, June 22, at the Head of Westport Landing. Prizes will be awarded for the following categories: Adult, and Junior (grades 1-12).

All entries must be submitted in hardcopy and digital format to WRWA.  Email JPG format images to [email protected] by June 1,. Each entry must also be printed and matted as an 8”x10” and mailed or dropped off at the WRWA office with ‘Attn: Photo Contest’ to 1151 Main Road, PO Box 3427 Westport 02790 on or before June 1.

Each photo entry must be ready for display entry and labeled on the back with the photo’s title, name of the contestant, address, phone number and entry class. In addition, a 3×5 card must accompany each entry with the title, name of photographer, and entry category.

While reasonable care will be taken, WRWA will not be responsible for lost, stolen or damaged photographs. Contestants must pick up their photographs at River Day or at the office before July 1, 2013.

With permission of the photographer, WRWA reserves the right to use photographs in any published materials with credit given to the photographer whenever possible.