The 2012 KAEE Photography Contest is open to all photographers who have submitted a complete registration form and entrance fee. If under 18, a signed permission form from a parent or legal guardian must be included. Contest Judges will be excluded from the contest.
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Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in each category. An overall grand prize winner will also be selected. Winning photographs will be displayed on the KAEE website.
Grand Prize: $150 Cash
What To EnterPhotographs will be judged in the following 3 categories:
1. Nature, Landscapes and Wildlife
2. Kentucky Nature, Landscapes and Wildlife
3. Environmental Education in Action
*Only digital submissions will be accepted
*Manipulation of images should be limited to conventional darkroom techniques or basic sharpening, cropping and removal of dust spots. Images should contain only the original subject matter as seen through the viewfinder.
An entrant must hold all rights to a photograph. Photos previously published or pending publication or that violate or infringe upon another person’s copyright, are not eligible.
To enter, please fill out the submission form here. Upload your photos using this form. Entrance fees can be paid online via credit card or by check.
Pay online or send entry fee and make check payable to:
PO Box 17494
Louisville, KY 40217
Entrants may submit a maximum of five (5) photos per category.
First, second, and third places will be chosen from each category. The Grand Prize winner will be picked from the 1st place winners. Judging will take place during August. Winners will be announced at the KAEE conference at the Lake Cumberland State Park on September 15, 2012. You do not have to be present to win.