In collaboration with the Kent Lakes Committee, AOTL is excited to help organize a photography contest to help showcase Kent’s natural beauty and neighborhoods especially in this time of public stress.
With volunteer support and encouragement from various organizations including the Kent Conservation Advisory Committee, The Town of Kent, The Putnam Land Trust and others, we are asking folks to send in your most treasured shots of the world around us preferably taken this year. (Digital Format)
The winners, who will be selected by a panel of AOTL Photography Group members as well as other invited judges. Winners will receive a modest monetary award and will have their photos featured in the Town of Kent Town Hall. All contestants’ work will also be displayed in a AOTL fall photography exhibition, depending on virus protocols. The contest is open until Oct 15th.
Who May Enter:
There will be two separate groups for those above and below 18 years old.
1. Animals: Those found in the wild or in your backyards
2. Water: In it, above it, or around it!
3. Landscape: From the top of Ninham Mountain to the trees of Fahnestock State Park, capture the beauty of our landscapes.
4. Living in Kent: Capture the interactions between our town life and nature.
How to Enter: We will be posting the requirements for the photos and where and when to submit them shortly. So start sorting through your best shots and plan to send them in.