Monday is deadline for newspapers’ photo contest

August 13, 2011

By Staff

NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 13, 2011

The Issaquah Press and Sammamish Review announce their annual photo contests, open to all amateur shutterbugs.

As in the past, contest photos can fall into one of three categories: people, scenic and animals. Entries will be weighed on the basis of originality, composition, lighting and the strength of the photo’s identification with Issaquah or Sammamish.

Photographers are invited to submit their entries by email, in JPEG format, to You also can mail an 8-by-10 print to Amateur Photo Contest, 45 Front St. S., Issaquah, WA 98027.

With all entries, include your name, address, a phone number and any story behind the photo. The entry limit is three entries per photographer. The deadline for submissions is Aug. 14.

Determined by newspaper staff, winners will be announced in the Sept. 7 editions of The Press and Review.

All admissions come with permission to be reproduced, with a photo credit, in any publication of The Press or Review.

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