Museum seeks entries for annual photo contest

Submitted photoBob Wellinski judges photos for a past La Porte County Historical Society Museum photography contest. Entries for this year's contest are due Aug. 3.


La PORTE — The theme of the 2019 La Porte County Historical Society Museum’s photography contest is La Porte County Doors and Windows.

The photo must be unframed, 8”x10”, and in black and white or color. The subject of the photograph must be in La Porte County and be at least 50 years old. The photos must have been taken in 2018 or 2019.

The deadline for submission of the unframed photo is 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 3 at the La Porte County Historical Society Museum, 2405 Indiana Ave., La Porte.

Photographers must fill out an entry form for each photo. The photos will become property of the museum.

Judging will be on Aug. 17 and the photos will remain on display at the museum through the end of September. Photos will be judged on the following criteria: Composition, Focus, Historical Significance, Creativity, Lighting.

For more information, call the museum at 324-6767.

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