Each year, Travel Lane County hold a photography contest. Here are the details and a link to the winners. Take a look at what it is like here.
Eugene, Ore. - Photographers from throughout the region took top honors in the 2012 Eugene, Cascades & Coast Photo Contest winning nearly $1,900 in prizes. Awards were presented in 13 categories, including two youth divisions.
Travel Lane County invited photographers to submit digital images representing the region's arts and culture, community landmarks, culinary bounty, wildlife, nature, outdoor adventures and sports. Photos were also submitted in four additional sponsored categories including: Best of Eugene, sponsored by the City of Eugene; Best of Springfield, sponsored by the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce; Best of the McKenzie River, sponsored by the McKenzie River Chamber of Commerce; and Covered Bridges, sponsored by OBEC Consulting Engineers.
Photos were judged on technical quality, composition/impact and overall representation of each category. In addition to prizes, winning images will be considered for inclusion in Travel Lane County's publications, websites and marketing outreach focused on promoting the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region.
To view winning images, go to www.EugeneCascadesCoast.org/
"Grapevine, Sweet Checks Winery" by Frauke Nelte (Willamette Valley OR)