Saturday, August 23, 2008

Through My Eyes...Selma's Historic Architecture

All you photographers out there...get your cameras ready or sift through that portfolio. There's a contest coming up to show off your creative skills and Selma's architecture!

Arts Revive is again sponsoring a photography contest to coincide with Riverfront Market Day. The theme is "Through My Eyes...Selma's Historic Architecture," and my goodness, Selma does have some unique architecture! Just choose a corner, and take your pick!

Here's the rules:
1. Follow the theme.
2. The photos must be a view of all or some part of one of Selma's historic buildings.
3. The photos must include architecture but may also include anything in the surrounding landscape such as gardens, trees, river, wildlife.
4. All entries must be at least 8x10 and must be matted and clear wrapped or framed.
5. No digitally enhanced photos are eligible.
6. Photos should focus on the local beauty of our area.
7. Unusual shots are encouraged.
8. Photos may be either color or black and white.
9. All photos will become the property of Arts Revive and will not be returned.
10. Prizes will be awarded in both the adult and student divisions. ($100 first place, $50 second place, Riverfront Market Day T-Shirt, third place and People's Choice Award.
11. Deadline for submission is October 1, 2008.
12. Submit entries to the Real Estate Gallery at 706 Broad St. between 9 AM and 4:30 PM. Its phone number is 334-874-8182.
13. All entries must be labeled on the back with the a) Title of Photo b) Photographer's Name c) Phone Number d) Category (Adult or Student) e) School - if applicable


Sharon said...

What a grand old lady!!

Jim said...

Cool, is this your entry?

smilnsigh said...

How beautiful.

With such gorgeous and historic architecture, there have to be many entries.

Miss Mari-Nanci

Kate said...

Popular name! There's an historic St. James Hotel in Red Wing Minnesota, too.