Photo submissions are now being accepted for Juneau's 1st Annual Amateur Photo Contest. The contest includes eight categories in black and white and in color photography, and is open in two divisions, senior (over 18) and junior. The eight categories are portrait, scenic, animals, sports, marco (close up of anything), creative (photo manipulating through any means), Juneau and unclassified.
Submissions will be accepted through April 30. Judging will be done by Nick Jans, Mark Kelley and Joel Bennett.
The cost for entry is $10. All fees go to support the nonprofit cancer awareness foundation, Love Hope Strength.
All photos will be placed on display at the Nugget Mall from May 4-15.
Visit www.juneauphotocontest.com for more information and applications, or contact Chris Beck at 223-5130