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Nevada Magazine photo contest underway


Enter Nevada Magazine's Great Nevada Picture Hunt by July 15.
Enter Nevada Magazine’s Great Nevada Picture Hunt by July 15.

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Enter Nevada Magazine’s Great Nevada Picture Hunt by July 15 and your entry could be published in an upcoming issue.

For 38 years, Nevada Magazine has highlighted the most beautiful images from around the Silver State, captured by local photographers. Amateur and professional photographers are encouraged to submit photos of Nevada’s scenery and people. Winning entries will be published in the September/October issue of Nevada Magazine and on the magazine’s website.

New for 2015, submissions must fall into one of 10 categories:

  • Cityscape
  • Rural town
  • Black-and-white
  • Long exposure
  • Natural light
  • Event
  • Landscape
  • Wildlife
  • Portrait/people
  • Mobile phone

Prizes will be awarded for the best photo in each category, plus a grand prize winner will be named. Photographers can enter up to 10 photos. Submissions can be added to Nevada Magazine’s 2015 Great Nevada Picture Hunt Flickr group, which can be found here. The deadline to enter is July 15, 5 p.m. Pacific Time.

For details, visit Nevada Magazine’s 2015 Great Nevada Picture Hunt or contact Megg Mueller at [email protected] or call 775-687-0602.

About Nevada Magazine
For more than 75 years, Nevada Magazine has been telling the Silver State’s story — in Las Vegas, Reno, Lake Tahoe and beyond. In print and online, Nevada Magazine highlights urban and rural travel, dining, people, history, gaming, events, shows and more. On the Nevada Magazine website, you’ll find content from the bimonthly print publication as well as online-only material such as “Web Extras” and online bonuses. Visit nevadamagazine.com for more information.

Chris Moran
Chris Moranhttp://travelnevada.com
Chris Moran has lived in Reno since 1996, and currently works at the Nevada Division of Tourism as a public relations specialist. She is a former editor and writer at the Reno Gazette-Journal, and has a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of California, Berkeley. Her hobbies include skiing, hiking, reading, photography, coffee and coffeehouses, and exploring Nevada. Check out her blog at www.ChrisinNevada.wordpress.com.