The Rosemount Area Arts Council and the city of Rosemount are sponsoring the 11th annual photo contest as part of ArtBlast 2021.
All Rosemount area amateur photographers are invited to submit work for the photo contest. The deadline for submission July 30.
Up to three photos can be submitted in each of the following categories: Rosemount — a photo taken in Rosemount (landmarks must be identifiable); nature — landscape, wildlife, floral; lifestyle — people, activities, city scenes; enhanced or significantly altered by software; youth 17 and under; “Give Us Your Best Shot” (a photo of anything, taken anywhere); black and white (a photo of anything, taken anywhere/any time).
Each participant can enter up to three 8x10 or 8x12 photos in each category. Awards will be given to first, second, third places and People’s Choice in each category.
More specific rules are available at www.rosemountarts.com.
Label the back of each photo with photographer’s name, address, contact number, email address, category, location and date the photo was taken.
Photos and flash drives can be dropped off at the Rosemount Parks and Recreation Office, Rosemount Community Center, 13885 South Robert Trail, during business hours 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, until June 30.
The artist reception is scheduled for 6 p.m. Aug. 23 and the judge’s presentation for 7 p.m. Aug. 23.
Email RosemountArts@gmail.com with questions.