Izaak Walton Preserve holds photo contest to find images for 2020 calendar

  Photos like this one of Izaak Walton Nature Preserve
  that are submitted by the public could become part
of its 2020 calendar.
(Chronicle file photo)

Homewood Izaak Walton Preserve is holding its first photo contest to find 12 images for its 2020 calendar showing the preserve during all seasons.

Photos taken at the preserve of landscapes, animals, plants and weather are welcome.

Photographers are invited to submit up to four high-resolution images of the preserve. Submissions should be posted to the organization's Facebook page, or as a private message to the page. Photos also can be submitted via email to [email protected]. Use "calendar" in the subject line of the post or email.

Submissions should not have watermarks or names on the images.

The deadline for submitting photos is Sunday, Sept. 15.

Photos will be posted for a week online in a calendar contest album. Preserve fans will be able to select up to 12 of their favorite images. An independent panel of judges will make the final choices from the top 15 images.

Details will be available soon on to how to order a 2020 calendar. All proceeds from the sale of the calendar will benefit the preserve.


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