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UPEC Announces Photo Contest

Have an eye for capturing great photos or just love photographing the U.P.?

The Upper Peninsula Environmental Coalition is holding their annual photo contest.

They are asking for your best shots, representing the beautiful region, including photos on file from other seasons.

The deadline to submit photos is November 17th.

The winners in each category will be announce in the winter UPEC newsletter.

In addition to being published in the newsletter, winners may have their photos included in an online gallery and on display at the next Celebrate the UP event.

UPEC Photo Contest Rules:

You may submit one photo in each of these four categories:

1.  Nature panoramas, wildlife, and landscapes

2.  Humans engaged with the natural world

3.  Close-ups of hidden or overlooked beauty

4.  Wonderful fluid water

Send a separate email for each category you enter, indicating the category name in the subject line.

Each category has latitude open to the photographer’s interpretation. Photos must be from the UP, with one submission per category per person. Remember, the deadline: Nov. 17.

Please send high-resolution (1 megabyte or larger) photos to upec@upenvironment.org. Provide your name, the category it should be considered under, and a description for each photo indicating the place and other aspects of the scene or subject.

In your email please grant permission for UPEC to reproduce the photo in its newsletters and website. In recognition, winning photos will be published in upcoming UPEC newsletters. They also may be part of an online photo gallery and on display at the next Celebrate the UP!

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