2011 Winner
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Fourth Annual Photo Exhibit Contest

CCC, Ballroom Prefunction Area

  1. Regional Geology:
    Landscapes, features, or geologic activity within the GSA South-Central Section region;
  2. Abstract Images:
    The patterns of geology at any scale, photomicrographs to satellite images.
  3. Geologic Processes Past and Present:
    Processes or features resulting from a specific process; for example: an erupting volcano or volcanic rocks that represent ancient eruptions.
  4. Iconic Landscapes:
    Iconic geologic landscapes and features; for example: Grand Canyon, Death Valley, etc.
  • Submit your .jpg files (max. two entries per category) by 15 Sept. to .
  • Winners will be notified by 30 Sept.
  • Winners must send final files of appropriate size for printing by 10 Oct.

Images must be the work of the submitter and must be transmitted as .jpg files no larger than 1 MB. Larger files cannot be considered. Images and descriptions should be emailed to the contest managers at Max: Two entries per category.

By submitting image(s) to this contest and exhibition, the photographer provides consent for gratis use of images by GSA in calendars, slide shows, and promotional materials. Photographers with winning images who wish to participate in the exhibition must have their images printed by the contest’s printer to maintain quality and uniformity for the exhibit. Winners should be prepared to support these costs at about US$35–$60 per image hung. Winners will receive a handsome award certificate.

All images submitted will be displayed on an electronic display at the meeting. Winners of the “audience choice” vote at the meeting will be featured in the 2014 GSA Calendar.

Questions may be directed to Ellen Bishop, ; Marli Miller, ; and/or Steve Weaver, . This contest is open only to GSA members and members of GSA’s Associated Societies.