Wednesday, June 10, 2009

The Great Saskatchewan Photo Contest

Saskatchewan prairie. Photo by Sue Frause.

If your travel plans take you to Saskatchewan, you could win $500! Tourism Saskatchewan is hosting The Great Saskatchewan Photo Contest. Enter your photos in these six categories:
Saskatchewan People: Photos that reflect the character and spirit of Saskatchewan people (no studio photography).
Saskatchewan Nature:
Photos of flora and fauna (plants and animals) in their natural habitat.
Prairie Scenic: Photos from the prairie regions of Saskatchewan, including traditional scenes as well as from the Qu'Appelle Valley, hills and badlands and features not typically categorized as prairie.
Woods and Water: Photos reflecting parkland, boreal forest and/or lake settings.
My Saskatchewan Vacation:
Photos of people enjoying their Saskatchewan vacation. Images may capture adventure, recreation, relaxation or celebration at a favorite attraction, event or destination in Saskatchewan.
Urban Life:
Images that portray the excitement, sophistication and spirit of Saskatchewan's cities and towns. They may also feature events and attractions while visiting the province's urban playgrounds.

A $500 gift certificate will be awarded to the winner in each of the six categories from Don's Photo. The Grand Prize winner, selected from the six category winners, receives an additional $500 gift certificate from Don's Photo. Five merit prizes will also be given in each category. The contest is open to all US and Canadian residents (except Quebec). Contest deadline is Oct. 2, 2009. Contest and entry details may be found here.