UPDATE: The original entry form was found to contain an error. The deadline is extended to Monday September 30, 2019 not 2018. A corrected entry form link is immediately above this paragraph. Mahalo.
Joy in the Gardens is the theme for the fourth annual Friends of Lili`uokalani Gardens photography contest. The link above will provide you with a printable entry form and further details.
Lili`uokalani Gardens is composed of four parks: the original Japanese-style landscape nicknamed Nihon Koen bounded by Banyan Drive and Lihiwai Street, Moku Ola (Coconut Island), Rakuen, and Isles.
Selected Photographs of the Gardens will be featured in the 4th Annual Friends of Lili`uokalani Gardens Photo Calendar.
Proceeds from calendar sales will help fund the work of Friends of Lili`uokalani Gardens to improve and beautify the park. There is no entry fee for this contest. Number of entries is limited to six (6).
Images should be JPEG sized to 2000 pixels on the longest side. Name the image file with the name of your entry and your initials. Example: Title_of_your_work _HL.jpg
Photographers whose images are selected for inclusion in the calendar will be asked to provide a full resolution file for printing and a signed release that grants the Friends of Lili`uokalani Gardens one time use of the image in the 2020 calendar and any current or future use for promotion of calendar.
Photographers retain all rights to their images.
Questions about the contest can be emailed to contest chairman Vijay Karai // Vijaykarai1953@gmail.com
The entries will be selected by professional photographer, Charles Wood.
Charles Wood is a commercial photographer with more than 30 years in the field.
Submission Deadline: 5 p.m. Wednesday September 25, 2018
Notification of Acceptance: Thursday October 3, 2018
Submission of hi-resolution images by Monday October 7, 2018
Calendar printed by early November, 2019
Fourth Annual Banyan Drive Art Stroll with photographers’ exhibition
Saturday January 11, 2020 noon to 6 p.m.