If you are between the ages of 12 – 18 and you love taking photos, get your camera out and snap away for Huntington City-Township Public Library’s third annual Teen Photography Contest.

Themes for this year’s contest include Election Year 2012; Generations – Photos of Family; Random Acts of Reading – Photos of people reading in any way, anywhere; Close to Nature – Take only photos, leave only footprints; and Free Choice – Photos of any subject or theme you choose.

Teens can enter up to three photographs, which must be the sole work of the teen, with no outside help. Photos may be either black and white or color, and must have been taken sometime during 2012.  Photos may be submitted in printed or digital format – printed photos must be a printed 8×10, and may be dropped off or mailed to either library location; they can also be submitted via email to ref@huntingtonpub.lib.in.us as a JPG, PNG or TFF file no larger than 5 MB.

Entries will be accepted until December 31st, 2012. Stop by the Markle Branch or the Children’s Department at the Main Library for official contest rules and an entry form, or download them from the Library’s website at www.huntingtonpub.lib.in.us/teens. The Main Library is located at 255 West Park Drive, Huntington; the Markle Branch Library is located at 197 East Morse Street, Markle.  For more information, please call the Children’s Department at the Main Library at 260-356-2900.