Assignment Four

This week you will take photos for a local competition
Please read this article on Landscape photography

Green & Seifter, Attorneys, PLLC Announces 2010 Photo Contest -

Syracuse, NY - September 13, 2010 - "Natural Wonders of Central New York"
Photography Contest Offers Scholarship Opportunity to Onondaga County High School Students

Green & Seifter, Attorneys, PLLC is excited to announce the "Natural Wonders of Central New York" photography contest for Syracuse and Onondaga County High School Students in grades 9 through 12. The idea for this year's contest was inspired by the upcoming Haudenosaunee: Elements, a special exhibition of new work by twelve contemporary Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) artists that will be shown at the Everson Museum of Art November 13, 2010 through January 16, 2011. Young artists in Onondaga County will have the opportunity to express their impressions of the natural beauty of our city and region through photography.

Students are encouraged to capture the natural beauty of Central New York, local and regional examples of natural sculptures, organic and natural imagery, environments and living things, and abstract interpretations of nature. The works should reflect an appreciation of environmental awareness. Students do not need to be enrolled in a visual arts class to enter.

The contest is open to all Onondaga County high school students in grade 9 through 12. Entries will be judged on composition, creativity, and effectiveness in capturing the essence of natural beauty in our area. The deadline for entries is October 15, 2010. The selection of the top twenty finalists and grand prize winner will be made by a panel of artists, teachers, and photographers. The winner will receive a $500 scholarship and have his/her photo featured on the 2010 Green & Seifter, Attorneys,PLLC Thanksgiving card. A special section on the card will highlight the young artist. In addition, a $500 donation will be made to the winning school's visual art department to be used for further art education.

During the week of October 25, there will be a gallery showing of the top twenty entries. A reception is planned for finalists and their families and teachers on Thursday, October 28, at which time the winning photo will be announced.

"Green & Seifter, Attorneys and its members have been consistent supporters of the arts in our community and active proponents the preservation of natural resources through environmental responsibility.," said Larry Bousquet, a Managing Member of the firm, "Sponsoring a scholarship for students in the community to promote art education and environmental awareness supports this mission".

More information and entry forms can be found at Any inquiries can be directed to Jan Quitzau at 315.701.6437 or

Green & Seifter Attorneys, PLLC is a diversified law firm of more than 30 attorneys located in Syracuse. The firm provides counsel on such issues as mergers and acquisitions, business transactions, alternative dispute resolution, economic development, government relations, litigation, commercial bankruptcy, trusts and estates, employee benefits, commercial real estate, employment, energy, environmental and land use law, and tax planning and advocacy. For more information, please visit

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What to do


Review the tutorial on Landscape Photography
Be ready to show me during the week how you applied one of the tips to your photos

Create an album called landscape photo at account with your initials in the album name EX Vk landscape photo

Take at least 10 new photos that you have applied the tips from the landscape article don't forget to use last weeks framing tips Post all images on your Photo bucket account in the landscape photo album.

Create a link to a new page called landscape photo on your home wiki page make sure your initials appear somewhere in the name. ex vk landscape photo

Also at the top of the landscape photo page create a link to the album with the name landscape photo.
As well as to the your pages link and the Tully Photography Home page

Post 3 best photos on your web page called landscape photo pictures must be:
  • May be black and white or color
  • No larger than a 900k each
    Must have your first initial last name and LP ex (vkillmoreLP1.jpg etc) and must be in jpg format.
  • In the correct Photobucket album and wiki page.

Complete assignment by Friday October 8 th at 11:59PM


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