Photography enthusiasts of the Escapees RV Club
Photo by Lou Petkus 82876
Issue #36 December 2018   
Photo Rendezvous in the desert Calling all SKPs to
SECOND ANNUAL ESCAPADE PHOTO CONTEST 59 th  Escapade Pima County Fairgrounds, Tucson, AZ March 17 – 22, 2019 Theme:  “Celebrating the Southwest” Adult Categories (18 and over): 1)  RV Community (RVing, camping, SKPs having fun!) 2)  Landscapes of the Southwest (may include RVs or not) 3)  Southwest History (Native Americans, buildings, animals, cowboys, etc.) Youth Categories (under 18): 1)  RV Kids (kids having fun while traveling!) 2)  National/State Parks (scenery, buildings, etc.) 3)  Mystery Photos (fun, experimental photos – what is it??) Submission Requirements: 1)  There is a limit for each person of one entry per category (for a total of up to three entries per person). 2)  Photographs must be printed in 8”x10” size and may be in color or black & white. 3)  Each photograph must be mounted under an 11”x14” black mat*. 4)  Each photograph must have identification taped to the back (ID forms are on Page 2). 5)  Each contestant’s submissions should be submitted in a large manila envelope* with another ID form (page 2) containing your name, SKP #, phone number and email address taped to the upper left corner (this envelope will be used again for returning your photographs to you).
6)  Each photograph must also be submitted digitally (.jpg or .jpeg files only; suggested size is 1920 x
1080 pixels, but original size images will also be accepted) by email to resources@escapees.com no
later than Sunday, March 17, 2019.   
The file naming system must be: SKP number_first letter of first name + last name_image title
Example: 82876_L Petkus_SaguaroCactus.jpg 7)  Escapee Club employees or affiliates are not eligible to enter. 8)  Each contestant will be required to sign a media release acknowledgment for the Escapees RV Club. Submission Days/Hours/Location: Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Hospitality (Old Pueblo Hall) Judging/Awards:  1)  Judging will be done by several Escapee employees. 2)  1 st , 2 nd  and 3 rd  place ribbons will be awarded for each category. 3)  Additionally, an overall People’s Choice Award will be given. 4)  The winning photographs (1 st  Place and People’s Choice for sure) will be published in Escapees magazine. * A limited number of black mats and large submission envelopes will be available for purchase at contest registration, if needed). Download PDF copy
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