The Milton Times is sponsoring the inaugural Faces and Places of Milton Photo Contest.
This contest is open to all amateur photographers who are Milton residents. Photo subjects need to be either people or places in our town. Or it can be of your favorite person who resides in town at one of your favorite places, take your pick! Photos can be taken in black and white or color but must be at least 2.5MB in size for clarity and resolution. The First Place, Second Place and Third Place winners will have their photos exhibited locally.Winning photos will also be published in an edition of the Milton Times.
Photos will be judged by Tom Pilla, Contributing Editor, Barry Nelson,photojournalist, and Aldo Pinto, production manager.
Criteria for judging: Photos must be of people and places of Milton. Each photo must come with a caption identifying people in the photo and the place in Milton where it was taken. The photographer must be a Milton resident.
Photos will be judged on clarity, composition and of course, creativity. Photos must be sent as an e-mail attachment in jpg format to Sue Bertram ombudsman at Contest@miltontimes.com. Entries must include the name, address and phone number of the person submitting the work, along with a description of the photograph. Professional photographers and employees of the Milton Times are barred from submitting their work.
All photos sent to the Milton Times become property of the newspaper whether or not they are chosen as prize recipients.
1st Place: $100 gift card and one year subscription to the Milton TImes
2nd and 3rd Place gift cards and one-year subscription to the Milton Times
Honorable Mention: One Year Subscription to the Milton Times
Submissions must be made no later than Wednesday, April 20 at noon.
Thank you to our sponsors the Fruit Center at Milton Marketplace, Abby Park and Novara.