Return to Citizens Against the Sprawlway
Contest: "What We’ll Lose"
of the Proposed Prairie Parkway
by Citizens Against the Sprawlway, Friends of the Fox River,
Kendall Citizens for Farmland Protection, Valley of the Fox Chapter of
Sierra Club, and Aux Sable Creek Watershed Coalition.
Grand Prize - Four $150 Individual Category Prizes
Prairie Parkway Route
Entry subjects should be within
5 miles of route
deadline – 5 p.m., Saturday, October 6, 2007
Categories: Agriculture, Rural (small town life),
Youth Category – 16 and under
contest grand prize award is $300 with $150 first prize awards in
each of four categories.
will be judged on artistic and aesthetic quality, originality,
and the appropriateness of the subject representing qualities of life
and the environment that would be threatened by construction of the
images will be displayed on the websites of the sponsoring
organizations and may be reproduced in publications of the
organizations or displayed at events held by the organization.
miles of the proposed route of the Prairie Parkway. See map
at right for proposed route.
megapixel (or higher)
resolution (approx. 5 x 7 inches @ 300 DPI)
image may be submitted in
each of the adult categories. The youth category entry may
include one image representing any of the three adult categories.
contest submissions must
be original, unpublished photographs, solely created by the submitting
alteration or enhancing
other than cropping of the digital image is permitted.
type is JPEG (.JPG)
size maximum: 2 megabytes
CategoryCode-FirstInitial-LastName.jpg where CategoryCodes
are Ag – agricultural; Rural – rural, small
community life; Env – environment; Youth – youth 16
or under. For example: Rural-jsmith.jpg
- Mail in a CD-ROM
or send as an email
attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org
deadline – must be received by 5 p.m., Saturday, September
15, 2007 either by e-mail or by postal mail. Submit as an
attachment to an e-mail to email@example.com or on a CD-ROM sent to
Prairie Parkway Contest, PO Box 334, Big Rock IL 60511.
to submit your contest entry:
may be submitted by e-mail or CD-ROM and should be accompanied
by a completed application form. E-mail images must include a
filed out file with the application form information.
retain the copyright to any photographs that you submit in this
competition, and all rights thereto, except as follows. By entering the
Contest, you grant to the sponsoring organizations the right to edit,
adapt, display, or reproduce images for non-commercial purposes without
compensation. Due credit will be given to the copyright
holder. The sponsoring organizations may disqualify any
photograph for any reason at their sole discretion.