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Amateur Photographers, This Is Your Chance To Shine: MMFAS Photography Contest

As some of you might know, I belong to the Mid-Missouri Fine Arts Society, and this year I am in charge of our Annual Photography Contest! We looking for all amateur photographers in the area – ages 12 and up! All you need is to print two of your photos, frame them nicely (with wire on the back), and bring them to the Photojournalism Hall of Fame on Second Street on June 15, 9am -12pm. The winners will be announced at the reception on Sunday, June 16, 1-3pm.

A photo from last year's reception.

A photo from last year’s reception.

Here is all the official info:

Annual Photography Competition June 15 – July 7 At Photo Hall of Fame

The Mid-Missouri Fine Arts Society will hold its seventh annual photography competition and exhibit June 15-July 7 at the Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame, Washington.

Registration will be from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, June 15. A reception will be held Sunday, June 16, to honor participants and present awards.

The event is open to all amateur photographers in the area and junior photographers ages 12-17.

Cash prizes and ribbons will be awarded in the adult and junior divisions.

Winners will be recognized in The Missourian.

Applications are available at several area businesses including The Missourian offices, the Art Center, Gary Lucy Gallery, Washington Chamber of Commerce, I.B. Nuts & Fruit Too, local libraries, Washington Visitor Center and the Train Depot Gallery.

For more information e-mail slavabowman@yahoo.com.

Download form here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/5h4exsba71ae04m/MMFAS%20Photohgraphy%20Show%20Brochure%201%264%202013-2.pdf

Download entry form here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/6rzb0a5w5u7gh55/MMFAS%20Photohgraphy%20Show%20Brochure%202%263%202013.pdf

Download Entry Form here.

Download Contest Rules here.

The Mid-Missouri Fine Arts Society would like to express their gratitude to the 2013 Photography Contest Sponsors:

The Missourian

The Art Center Gallery and Custom Framing

Bank of Washington

Washington Chamber of Commerce

Fern & Sycamore


Miller’s Grill

Blue Duck Cafe & Bakery

Cowan’s Restaurant

Body Natural Salon and Spa

The Pot Shop

Enjoy some of the photos of last year’s winners:

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About Slava

I am a twenty-something Bulgarian girl in the USA, re-discovering the world through the lens.


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