Do you enjoy nature and the outdoors? Then grab your camera and sign up for the Southern Exposures Youth Nature Photo Contest, sponsored by the Valley Land Fund through the generous support provided by the Robert L. Townsend Endowment Fund in association with Quinta Mazatlan and McAllen Convention Center.
Participation is free and open to amateur photographers between the ages of 8-18. The contest runs through July 30th.
The Awards Ceremony will take place at Quinta Mazatlan on Thursday, August 18th from 7:00-8:30 pm. The ceremony will include a multi-media show featuring the contest images on a large outdoor movie screen under the stars.
The McAllen Public Library will be hosting a one day photography class on Wednesday, July 6th at 6:30-7:30 PM, where you can learn more about the contest and receive some helpful photography tips and tricks. All ages are welcomed to attend. Registration is required.