• Photos must be taken by an amateur photographer and must be shot in the Pacific Beach, Mission Beach or Mission Bay area.
• Deadline for entries is Oct. 5, 2009.
• Mail printed photos to the Beach & Bay office at 4645 Cass St., Box 9550, San Diego, CA 92109. The photos will be displayed at the October BeachFest for the public to vote on.
• Retouched or computer-enhanced photos will not be accepted.
• Color or black and white prints are eligible. Slides are not allowed. Entries should be no larger than 8-inches by 10-inches and not smaller than 3-inches by 5-inches. Please don’t send a photo in a frame.
• Only one entry per photographer is allowed.
• Amateur photographers only — no photographers that are regularly paid for their work are allowed in the contest.
• Please include photographer’s name, address, phone number, date the photo was taken and a brief description of the subject.
• The safe return of entries is not guaranteed. Remember, these photos will be mounted for public display — expect some wear and tear.
Photos may be picked up at the Beach & Bay Press office after Oct. 15.