Special to the citizen
The Eatonton-Putnam Arts Foundation will be accepting photos for its 7th annual Photography Show and Contest from February 29 – March 7, 2016. (No late submissions will be accepted.) Divisions will include amateur, advanced and junior photographers. Photographs can be mailed or delivered to the Plaza Arts Center at 305 N. Madison Avenue. Eatonton, GA 31024. The categories for the Amateur Division are Waterscapes, Birds, Animals, Flowers, Landscapes, Skyscapes, Smorgasbord (any photograph that doesn’t fit another category) and One Word Essay. The categories for the Advanced Division are Landscapes, Animals, Smorgasbord, One Word Essay and Digital Darkroom. The juniors may enter any photograph without regard to categories.
First, second and third place ribbons will be awarded in each category. In addition, ribbons and cash prizes will be given for the Best in Show winners for both the amateur and the advanced divisions. Best in Show cash awards will be $150 each for the two Best in Show photographs, $125 each for 2nd in show, $100 each for 3rd in show. An entry fee of $10 per photo or $50 for six photos will benefit E-PAF’s PutnamARTS program. Checks can be made out to E-PAF or call for more payment options. A preview reception will be held on April 1st for photographers and their families to view the photos and winners will be announced. The show will be open to the public April 2-8. All photographers are encouraged to share their talent and creativity with the public and to enjoy meeting other people with the same passion. For more informations call 706-485-6515 or the Plaza Arts Center at 706-923-1655. Visit theplazaartscenter.com for further details.