Friday, May 17, 2013

Tomato Fest Photo Contest

Are you planning to attend the 2013 Tomato Fest on June 8th in downtown Jacksonville?  If so, take your camera along.  :-)  

 Show off your photography skills at the annual Tomato Fest in downtown Jacksonville (Commerce/Austin Streets) Submit photos that you feel best represents Tomato Fest for a creative competition! (Please limit entries to 10 photos per photographer.)


1. For amateurs and professional photographers -- NO entry fee!

2. Please submit photos on a CD in high resolution 300dpi digital form.

3. The Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce & Superior Health Plan have usage rights to all photos submitted.

4. The photos will receive recognition if used.
Submission Date: Friday, June 14, 2013 by 5 p.m.
Drop off CDs at the Chamber office, 526 E. Commerce St., Jacksonville, TX

The winners will be posted on the Jacksonville Chamber’s website and Facebook

Visit the website for the entry form.  It is found on the left side of the website.

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Results of the D-5 4-H Photography Contest

We had two members  from Cherokee County participate in the 4-H District Photography contest.  

Lacey Bivens, a Junior with Lookout 4-H Club, had two photos place in the top 5 for her division and categories.   Her entry into the "Animal-Domestic" placed 4th, and her entry into "People" placed 5th.  This is Lacey's first year in 4-H.

David Wingard, a Senior with Lookout 4-H Club also had two of his photos place in the top 5.  His entry into this year's "Theme" Category placed 5th.  This year's theme is " Holidays in Texas."  He also placed 2nd in the "People" category with his B&W photo of Lacey Bivens.  :-)

We are very proud of both David and Lacey for representing Cherokee County so well.  :-)   David also entered the 4-H State photography competition.  He will know the results in June. 

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Photography Workshop

Registration for The Art Behind the Career Photography Workshop is now open! It is LIMITED TO THE FIRST 100 people and registration is filling up fast!