Calling Windsor Photographers for June 8 Visions of Windsor Photography Contest

June 8       7pm - 9pm

 

Attention Windsor photographers of all ages:  The Windsor Historical Society is looking for you! On Tuesday June 8 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., the Society is holding a “Visions of Windsor” photography contest featuring photographs of Windsor people, places, or events.   The contest is held in conjunction with Windsor – A Photographer’s Vision, an exhibition of photographs by Leonard Hellerman.  Interested photographers who live or work in Windsor are asked to prepare an up-to-ten-minute PowerPoint presentation which may be narrated, with musical accompaniment, or silent.    Audience members will vote for their favorite presentations, and the following prizes will be awarded based on the popular vote: 

  • First Prize:  $150

  • Second Prize:  $100

  • Third Prize:  $50

Photographers interested in participating in the “Visions of Windsor” contest should submit:

  • Name

  • Address (including telephone and e-mail).  If non-Windsor resident, please give Windsor workplace address

  • A paragraph describing themselves and the focus of their PowerPoint presentation to:

Christine Ermenc, Executive Director, Windsor Historical Society, 96 Palisado Avenue, Windsor, CT  06095 or cermenc@windsorhistoricalsociety.org  by June 1, 2010.  All presentations must be suitable for a family audience and will be pre-screened by Windsor Historical Society staff.    The contest will only be open to those who have pre-registered for it.   Presentations will be strictly limited to ten minutes.    This program is supported by the George A. and Grace L. Long Foundation, and the Greater Hartford Arts Council. Please pass the word to photographers you know and put the date on your calendar!

 

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