Photo Contest ~ Master Naturalists

News Release

Lost Pines Chapter, Texas Master Naturalist

Media Contact:  Bruce Siebert, 210-240-3572

October 5, 2017

 

Photo Contest Announcement

Master Naturalists Organize Public Contest

McKinney Roughs, Cedar Creek—The Lost Pines Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists announce a nature photography contest to be held on November 4-5, 2017 at McKinney Roughs Nature Park at 1884 Highway 71 west in Cedar Creek, Texas 78612.  The event, sponsored by Precision Camera & Video from Austin with equipment demonstrations and equipment loans from Sony Corp., is open to the public for the two-day weekend.  Photographers of all skill levels are welcome to participate.

The nature park opens at 8:00 am and closes at 7:00 pm each day.  Although normal park entrance fees will be applied, photography contestants will be reimbursed with a gift certificate to Precision Camera.  The weekend features a general orientation meeting for contestants, available guided hikes, basic photography classes, equipment demonstrations/loans, $7 box lunches available on a first-come, first-served basis and two days of open shooting. 

Contestants will compete in five categories judged by a panel from Precision Camera & Video.  Six prizes will be awarded (including an overall winner), also provided by Precision Camera & Video.  All contestants will have the opportunity to have a free 8x12 print made after the contest winners are announced on November 20th.

To learn more about the rules, judging and to register online for the event, go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lost-pines-master-naturalist-photo-contest-tickets-38307711396?.  General questions can be directed to 210-240-3572.   

Details

Date
From 11/4/2017
To 11/5/2017
Time
From 8:00 AM
To 7:00 PM
Location
McKinney Roughs Nature Park
1884 Hwy. 71 W
Cedar Creek, TX
78612
Organization
Lost Pines Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists
Contact - Bruce Siebert
Phone - (210) 240-3572
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