The Mammoth Spring Chamber of Commerce is now accepting entries for a postcard photo contest. The Chamber of Commerce will award prizes in three categories. The first place winners will receive cash prizes and will also have their artwork used as the photo for the newest postcards featuring Mammoth Spring. The second place winners will receive cash prices.
Winners will be announced during Mammoth Spring's Solemn Old Judge Day celebration on Saturday, Sept. 1.
Rules for the contest are:
* Photographs must be identifiable with Mammoth Spring.
* Photos cannot include identifiable people.
* Photos must have been taken by the person submitting the photo.
* Photos may be submitted under three categories: general, architecture, nature.
* Photographers may only enter three photographs per category.
* Each entrant is only allowed to win in one category.
* Prizes will be awarded as follows -- 1st place in each category: $50 and published on the Mammoth Spring Chamber of Commerce postcard, 2nd place winner in each category will receive $25.
The contest is open to all applicants.
Photos can be submitted in digital format by e-mailing them to steve.russell@bankofthayer .com.
Printed photos must be sharp, printed on photographic paper and mailed to Postcard Photo Contest, P.O. Box 1, Mammoth Spring, AR?72554.
Printed photos will not be returned.
By submitting an entry the photographer is agreeing to allow the chamber to publish the photo for chamber-sponsored projects.
Submissions must include the following information -- date of photograph, location of photograph, name of the photographer, date of birth of photographer, mailing address and phone number.
Judges reserve the right to reject any entry for any reason; Deadline is Aug. 15.
Contact Steve Russell at 417-264-7217 or by e-mail at steve.russell@bankofthayer. com for more information.