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WPJA CONTEST DEADLINE IN ABOUT 24 HOURS!
This is a reminder that the deadline for the current Q3 '08 photo contest is Friday, October 24th at 11:59 p.m. EST.
The contest credit system is operated manually so there will be a delay between paying for contest credits and having them added to your account. Please read the official contest
rules under the Member Login section of the site.
CASH PRIZES AND CONTEST ENTRY CREDITS!
For this contest, we've made some substantial increases to the cash / entry credit prizes:
$8,400.00 USD awarded to members for Q3 Contest. $700.00 for each category!
$6,600.00 USD worth of Free Contest Entry Credits awarded to members for Q3 Contest. 55 for each category!
Log in to the WPJA Member Login section of the site to see all of the prizes being
offered for this contest.
ANOTHER CONTEST JUDGE ADDED
LINDA EPSTEIN, PHOTOJOURNALIST / PHOTO EDITOR
Linda graduated from Syracuse University in 1989 and worked as a photographer for several newspapers in Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey and Ohio. She worked as both a picture editor and an
assignments editor during her three years at the Washington Times. Linda joined Knight Ridder/Tribune, the 2nd largest wire service in the US, as a picture editor in March of 1999 and is now
senior photo editor at McClatchy Tribune Photo Service, handling all the photos for the McClatchy Washington Bureau. She served on the Board of Directors for NPPA for 8 years, from 1999 to 2007.
Other judges for this contest - Click here for their complete bios:
KEN GEIGER, PHOTO EDITOR
PETE SOUZA, PHOTOJOURNALIST
DAVID BURNETT, PHOTOJOURNALIST
The FIRST PLACE WINNERS in each of the 12 categories in the Q3 '08 contest will receive a software bundle consisting of Photoshop CS4 and Photoshop Lightroom 2 offered by
Adobe and an $800 credit with liveBooks!