The Delaware Division of Recreation and Environmental Control’s Division of Fish and Wildlife is seeking entries for its 2013 Delaware Fishing Photo Contest.
The winning photo will be featured on the cover or inside of the 2014 Delaware Fishing Guide, to be published next spring.
A judging panel comprised of DNREC staff will be looking for photos that best portray this year’s contest theme, “Conservationists Enjoying the Outdoors.” Judges will also be looking at technical criteria including resolution, clarity, and composition.
The contest is open to Delaware residents of all ages, with a maximum of three entries per person. To be eligible, photographs must have been taken in Delaware. Portrait orientation is preferred; landscape photos, if chosen among contest winners, may be cropped for presentation.
The contest opened May 24. Entries may be mailed to the DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife, Attention: Crystal Beck, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, Del. 19901. All entries must be postmarked or delivered by Oct. 15, and must include a completed and signed entry form and photo release form, which are available at www.dnrec.delaware.gov. The forms can also be requested by calling Crystal Beck at (302) 739-9911, or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.