The Town of Long Lake Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department announces the 2016 Photography Contest. Amateur photographers are invited to submit a maximum of three entries for the competition. Submissions should be photos from within Long Lake and Raquette Lake.
Prizes will be awarded for categories including: Our Town, People at Play, Best Landscape, Best Wildlife and overall Best in Show. Only digital entries will be accepted. Entries must be submitted in jpeg format to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 21st at 5pm with name, address, phone, email, category, location where photo was taken and title, if any and category. Photos can only be submitted as an email attachment and should not exceed 10MB. Maximum of three entries per person. The awards will be announced Friday, May 20th.
In 2013 the Town of Long Lake sponsored a competition and forty-two photographers submitted 106 images. In 2013 the Winners were Carolynn McCann of Old Forge, George Cigale of Long Lake and Christopher Dunn of New Windsor NY.
All photos become the property of the Town of Long Lake. The Town of Long Lake reserves the right to use any image submitted to the photo contest for publicity purposes including, but not limited to: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Google +, Youtube, Flickr, general print advertising, the official town municipal website www.mylonglake.com or www.myraquettelake.com or any other location deemed appropriate for promotional purposes.
Winning photos will be featured in the 2017 Long Lake Lions Club Community Calendar.