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Starved Rock Photography Show

Dates: Now - Dec. 16, 2019
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Category: Arts/Crafts
Location: Starved Rock State Park Visitor Center, 2678 N. State Rte 178, Utica, IL 61373
Phone: 815-667-4726
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Photography show for adults 18 years and older that are not professionals in their field (earn more than 25% of their annual income from photography). Criteria:: Black and white or color photography of birds, insects, reptiles and amphibians, mammals, landscape, and water as it applies to nature showcased in the state of Illinois at nature preserves, state parks, city parks, and county parks. No manmade structures, vehicles, or people allowed. Size of 8 x 10—11 x 14 on mat board with hanging mechanism (no frames or prints outside of these dimensions please). Please visit the Starved Rock Foundation website at www.starvedrockfoundation.org for further information about the photo contest including the entry registration form. Entry forms must be submitted to DNR.StarvedRock@illinois.gov no later than November 24th, 2019. All entries must be brought to the park no later than 3 p.m. on December 1st. Entries will be open to the public for viewing December 3rd-16th. Ribbons will be awarded December 8th. People Choice Award (judged by the public) and the Starved Rock Award (judged by the Sandwich and Princeton Photography Clubs).

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