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Black & White Photography Contest

Take these 3 steps to participate in the Black and White Photography Contest

  • 1-Start your entry by completing this form online. You will be able to upload your photograph in the form. Complete this form by March 11, 2022. 
  • 2-Complete your entry by delivering your "exhibit ready" photograph with this entry form taped to the back Friday, March 18, 2-5 PM, or March 19, 10 AM-2 PM to the Schack Art Center, 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett
  • 3-Pick up your photograph from the Schack on May 5, 10 AM- 5 PM

Rules and Guidelines

  • This contest is open to all Snohomish County High School students, grades 9-12. 
  • 1 Black & White photograph may be submitted per student. Or 25 per teacher if the teacher is submitting for the students.
  • No color photos will be accepted.
  • Photographs must be "exhibit ready" when dropped off at the Schack-see instructions below.
Exhibit Ready Instructions
  • All photographs are to be mounted on rigid board for backing reinforcement and matted, up to 11” x 14” inches. Matting should be adequately secured to backing so as not to come apart when hanging.   
  • Only white, off-white or black matting may be used.
  • No framed work will be accepted.
  • Put an ↑ on the back indicating the top of the picture.
  • If entered in a sleeve, the picture may be taken out when exhibit is hung. 
  • Do not attach any hanging hardware to the back of your entry.


Photographs will be judged based on originality, technical skill, and emergence of a personal voice or vision. 

Submission Deadline: March 11, 2022

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