Maryland is inviting amateur, professional and student photographers to submit photos to the Department of Natural Resources’ 11th annual photo contest. The contest runs through August 30, 2014.
Winners will be featured in the 2015 Maryland Natural Resource Calendar and published in the Winter 2015 edition of the magazine. Photographers can win a $500 grand prize, State Parks Passports, Lifetime subscription to the Maryland Natural Resource magazine, and other prizes.
Photo contest categories include: birds, insects, flora, great outdoors, scenery, wildlife, and nature in action. Winners will be announced in September.
The contest is open to all photographers, except for employees of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Maryland Public Television, and their immediate families.
Entries must be postmarked by Saturday, August 30, 2014 or submitted online via Flickr (online photo-sharing site) through Saturday August 30, 2014 to be considered.
For more information, visit: http://www.dnr.state.md.us/photocontest/.
source: Maryland Department of Natural Resources