August 03, 2011

Grab your camera!

You’ve got until August 19 to get a great photo for the American Sheep Industry Association’s (ASI) 2011 Photo Contest. The contest is open to absolutely everyone. You do not need to be a member of the organization.

The one rule? Your photo must include sheep.
Entries will be judged on clarity, content, composition and appeal. More than $1,000 will be awarded, with awards of $125 going to the grand prize winner in each of the four categories listed below; $75 for the first runner-up in each category; and a $50 prize for the second runner-up in each of the four categories.The categories are action, people, landscape or scenic photos.

The winning photos will be highlighted in the October issue of Sheep Industry News and will be available on Oct. 1 at http://www.sheepindustrynews.org. Only the grand prize winner, first runner-up and second runner-up in each category will be notified of their winnings.

Entries can be submitted via hard copy or electronically and will not be returned.

The following information needs to be included with each submission: title of photo; category (from the four listed above) into which it is being entered; photographer’s name; mailing address; phone number; email address; and approximate location/date of photo.

Entries should be mailed to: American Sheep Industry Association; Attn: Photo Contest; 9785 Maroon Circle, Suite 360; Englewood, CO 80112.

Or you can e-mail entries to mailto:amy@sheepusa.org with the subject line of “ASI Photo Contest.”