John C. Goodwin Nature Photo Contest

(This Year Winners Will be Announced at Oktoberfest!!!)

Picture This: Nature Photo Contest

Capture beautiful images forever, as you wander through the wooded acres and open meadows of the Demarest Nature Center. Then enter your print in the photo contest and perhaps bring a smile to your face again as a prize winner!

Here are the Rules of the Contest:

  1. Submit your unmounted prints (no smaller than 8″ X 8″ or larger than 8″ X 12″) to the Demarest Library OR The Art School at Old Church.¬† Deadline is September 21st.
  2. Write your name, address, phone number, and age (if under 14) on the back of each picture
  3. There is no limit on the number of entries.
  4. Photos must be taken in the Demarest Nature Center.
  5. All entries become the property of the Demarest Nature Center.
  6. No more than one cash prize per person, per division, will be awarded.
  7. The winners will be announced at our Oktoberfest event.
  8. The Demarest Nature Center reserves the right to reprint your entry photo on this website or in other nature center publicity.

Four Categories:

  1. Color Prints, adult (14 and up)
  2. Color Prints, youth (under 14)
  3. Black and White Prints, adult (14 and up)
  4. Black and White Prints, youth (under 14)


  1. Grand Prize: $75
  2. 1st Place in each category: $30
  3. 2nd Place in each category: $20
  4. 3rd Place in each category: DNC Hat

For additional information please email us at [email protected]

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