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Teen Photo Contest

October 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm

Enter the 3rd annual Teen Photography Contest at the Canton Public Library!  We are asking aspiring middle and high school photographers to snap and submit photos that they think are award-winning.  All submissions will be featured in a virtual art show on the library website.


The contest is open to all area residents in grades 7-12.  Please submit your high-resolution photos to this Google Form: https://forms.gle/bAD2LiW9NjpPHXXw5.  All photographs must have a name, email or phone number, age grade, school, photo title, and photo category.  Maximum of three photographs per teen.  Photos must have been taken within the last year.  Winners will be judged by a panel of local photographers and artists.


The submission deadline is Friday, October 16.  Winners will be announced online on November 16.  The exhibit will be on display from November 1st – November 20th.


*To submit high-res images from your phone, choose “Actual Size” when emailing.  For digital cameras, choose “JPEG-Large” and set the image quality at “FINE.”


**Categories are Portrait, Landscape/Nature, Animals, Abstract/Design, Manmade, and Digitally Enhanced.


October 16, 2020
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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