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Aquarium of Niagara 4th Annual Penguin Days Amateur Photo Contest
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Aquarium of Niagara 4th Annual Penguin Days Amateur Photo Contest

A statement from Aquarium of Niagara

Attention Penguin Lovers of Western New York! Join the Aquarium of Niagara in celebrating the 4th Annual Penguin Days 2012.  On your next visit to the aquarium snap a few shots of our favorite birds.  Or let us see photos that you have taken of other penguins.  Three winners will be chosen: first place, second place, and honorable mention. 

Contest Rules Include

  • Each entrant may submit between one and five photographs of penguins.
  • Photographs may be submitted in either black & white or color. Sorry, no slides.
  • The Aquarium does NOT assume any responsibility for any entry submitted.
  • Mail photographs and required entry form to the Aquarium of Niagara, Exhibits Department, at 701 Whirlpool Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14305 by March 13, 2012.  For more information contact the events department at 285-3575, ext. 206, or email at aquariumnf@aol.com.
  • All photographs will be returned to entrants after April 30, 2012.
  • Finalists may be asked to submit model releases of recognizable subjects, signed by the person(s) appearing in the photograph.
  • The first prizewinner will receive a penguin encounter; the second prizewinner will receive an 8x10 unframed piece of art by a penguin from the Aquarium; and the honorable mention winner will receive a 4x6 unframed piece of art by a penguin from the Aquarium. Each winner will also receive an award certificate, a matted enlargement of the photo, and media recognition.  The enlarged photograph will be displayed at our annual Penguin Days Celebration on March 24-25, 2012.
  • Contest is not open to employees of the Aquarium of Niagara or their immediate family members.

 

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