News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 18, 2013

TREES Inc. to host 2013 photography contest workshop


News Release

TERRE HAUTE — Photographers of all expertise levels are invited to join TREES Inc. for the 2013 Photography Contest Workshop at 7 p.m. on July 29 in the Vigo County Public Library to learn more about the contest and hear from local expert photographers about how to capture the best photo.  

Terre Haute photographers and business owners Mic Orman of Mic’s Pics Photo and Digital Solutions and LaRysa Orman of Images Photography will lead the workshop. They will discuss photography techniques using original ideas to compose and capture professional images.

The workshop sponsored by TREES Inc., The Tribune-Star and the Vigo County Public Library is free to the public. Reservations are recommended because of limited seating. Call 812-232-1116.

“Trees and the River” is the theme for the 2013 photography contest. Photo entries must include one or multiple trees, or part of a tree, and include part of a river. The winning photographs and other outstanding photographs will be exhibited Oct. 6-31 at the library.

The three contest divisions are youth (18 and younger), adult amateur and professional. Each group will be presented with a first-place prize of $100, a second-place prize of $75 and a third-place prize of $50. A “Special Merit” award may be presented at the judges’ discretion.

Entry forms and contest rules are available at the Vigo County Public Library and at www.treesinc.org. The contest deadline is Sept. 20.