Off The Press — Our website is your visual time machine

May 20, 2015

One of the biggest changes out of many here at The Issaquah Press since your friendly staff photographer signed on 18 years ago has been in how we make and use the images in our newspaper and on our website.

Greg Farrar Press photographer

Greg Farrar
Press photographer

What most may already know but gives me great pleasure to point out as a reminder is how many photo galleries you can browse through with the click of a mouse or the swipe of a finger at www.issaquahpress.com/category/photogallery and the other newspapers we publish — Sammamish Review, SnoValley Star and Newcastle News.

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The Issaquah Press Amateur Photo Contest 2014

September 2, 2014

Enter your pictures in the state fair by Aug. 4

July 30, 2014

NEW — 6 a.m. July 30, 2014

Display your photography at the 2014 Washington State Fair, Sept. 5-21, in Puyallup but enter soon.

The deadline to register for the 74th Northwest International Exhibition of Photography and the eighth annual Washington State Photographers Exhibition is Aug. 4.

The state contest is open to Washington state residents only. State residents may enter both contests but cannot enter the same image in both competitions.

Find the rules for both contests here.

You can also learn more by calling the Washington State Entry Office at 253-841-5074.

King County seeks trail photos for new regional trail map

March 25, 2014

King County Parks has launched a search for the best photo taken from anywhere on its regional trail system.

The winning photo will become the cover of the Regional Trails in King County map when it is reprinted in September, and will remain on the cover for at least the following six months.

Submitted contest photos should convey trail users’ experiences along the King County regional trail system, whether the photos are taken while commuting along the Burke-Gilman Trail through Lake Forest Park, rollerblading along the Cedar River Trail near Maple Valley or during a long walk with a dog along the Snoqualmie Valley Trail outside Carnation.

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County seeks photos for new regional trail map

March 4, 2014

King County Parks has launched a search for the best photo taken from anywhere on its regional trail system.

The winning photo will become the cover of the Regional Trails in King County map when it is reprinted in September, and will remain on the cover for at least the following six months.

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