Photography Contest: People love to take photos and the same goes with the army personnel too. 2017 Army Digital Photography Contest is open to all active duty military persons and other people(family members, retirees, civilians and contractors). Participants can submit upto 3 photos based on a set of rules available in the US Army MWR website and can submit black & white or color photographs. There are seven categories to choose from:
1. Animals: Pets, birds, reptiles, amphibians, zoo animals, farm/domesticated animals, insects, etc.
2. Design Elements: Photos that emphasize line, shape, pattern, form, texture, perspective – can be any subject matter. Note: this is not a category for graphic illustrations made in a program like Adobe Illustrator, nor would extreme digital creations belong in this category. This is for line, shape, pattern, etc.
3. Digital Darkroom: Photos created/altered with computer software which demonstrate art, creativity, impact, with digital alteration the main focus of image (include the digital techniques used to create the picture on each entry)
4. Military Life: Photos that portray military life
5. Nature & Landscapes: Landscapes, outdoor scenes, nature images, sunsets, urban landscapes, seascapes, cityscapes, farms, floral, etc.
6. People: Photos where a person is the main focus. It may require model release (see “Model/Property Release” information)
7. Still Life: Arranged photos of diverse inanimate objects: food, plants, artifacts, etc.
How to Enter
Participants must complete the online profile and submit photos between 12:00 am Central Time (CST) December 1, 2017 and 11:59 pm CST January 31, 2018 at contest website: https://cloud.mwr.army.mil/apptrac.
Contact your local Garrison POC for garrison specific instructions and additional information. Garrison information can be found at: http://www.armymwr.com/recleisure/artsandcrafts/locatefacility.aspx
Winners’ names will be posted on the armymwr.com website on or about March 15, 2018.
2016 U.S. Army Digital Photography Contest Winners PhotosStill life award winning army photo contest Military people award winning army photo contest Birds award winning army photo contest
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