Bowie-Crofton Camera Club 

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Throughout Central and Southern Maryland.

MPA Announces the 3rd Annual Photography Contest


3rd Annual Photography Contest
Submission Deadline To Be Announced

The Maryland Photography Alliance (MPA) is a union of regional photography/camera clubs throughout the State of Maryland. This contest will be the largest digital-image,interclub photography contest of the year. The contest is restricted to members ofat least one of the following clubs:

Arundel Camera Club

Harford County Photography Group

Baltimore Camera Club

Howard County Photographers

Bowie-Crofton Camera Club

Montgomery County Camera Club

Carroll County Camera Club

Mountain Christian Church Camera Group

Central Maryland Photographers Guild

NIH Camera Club

Creative Exposure Baltimore

North Bethesda Camera Club

Creative Photography Society

Photographers of Washington/Balto. Metro

Gaithersburg Camera Club

Silver Spring Camera Club

Goddard Photography Club



Lots of Prizes and No Cost to Participate!

4 Image Categories to Pick From:

ABSTRACT. A found abstract is a photograph of natural shapes, colors, or textures that has no obvious subject and is isolated to render the subject unrecognizable.

BLACK & WHITE. Photographs that capture the purest form of light with shades of gray and pure black.

MARYLAND ARCHITECTURE. Exterior or interior photographs of physical structures, which must be identified on the label as found, anywhere, in Maryland.

STILL LIFE. Photographs, full-sized or macro images, of inanimate subjects–typically a small group or a solitary item. A still life can be simple or complex, sharp or soft in focus, high-key or low-key in lighting.

Top Images Displayed at a Gallery Show


Stay tuned for submission details.

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