Photo Contest

Thank you to all of our contestants, and congratulations to the winners!

 

All entries must be a photograph of a bug or insect in their natural environment. One submission per individual.

Submission deadline August 9, 2019.

Submissions (and Photo Release Form) can be emailed to bugweek@uconn.edu (UConn Drop Box is available for files larger than 10MB.)

Or mailed to: UConn Extension Bug Week, 1376 Storrs Road, Unit 4134, Storrs, CT, 06269-4134

Winners will be notified, and an announcement will be on our website Home Page. All winners will be highlighted on our Photos Page.


Guidelines

  • All entries must be a photograph of a bug or insect in their natural environment.
  • Submission deadline August 9, 2019.
  • Photograph must include:
    • Title of photograph.
    • The following information must be attached to the back of the photograph, or in your email: Name, address, age of photographer, and category entered.
  • An individual may only submit one photograph.
  • All entries must be accompanied by a signed photo release stating that the photograph is the work of the entrant. PHOTO RELEASE FORM
  • Mailed in entries must be printed on photo paper in any one of the approved sizes: 4”x 6”, 5”x 7”, or 8”x10”.
  • frames or mat boards are not allowed on any of the photographs.

Categories

Prizes for first, second, and third place for each category.

  • Junior Amateur (under 18 years old)
  • Senior Amateur (18 years old or older)
  • Professional