METEO Photo Contest

2015 1st Place - Lexie Herdt

METEO Photo Contest Results

2016 Contest Results

2015 Contest Results

Overview & Awards

Entry is open to graduate and undergraduate students, faculty, staff and post-docs of the Department of Meteorology at Penn State.

All images must be "Weather" or "Climate" related and will be judged by a panel defined by the Department of Meteorology. Images will be judged based upon artistry, visual impact, originality and topic. The panel will choose a maximum of 6 winning images. While images of any size and quality will be considered, the Department plans to print and display the winning photographs and so image size is an important consideration and may influence the panel's decisions.

First place - $400
Second place - $250
Third place - $100
Honorable mention - $50

Official Rules

  1. Deadline for entry is March 1, 2016 

  2. Limit of 2 entries per person, 1 winning entry per person.  

  3. Photos can be emailed to Ginger Kowalchuk at ggk2@psu.edu, photos will not be considered without the  METpics Entry Form

  4. Only original work may be submitted. If the image has been published, appropriate written permission from the publication will be needed to participate in the METEO Photo contest. 

  5. The work must be submitted with a completed and signed METpics Entry Form. This form should be returned to 502 Walker (METEO Office)

  6. File formats: Please submit your photos in either .tif, .jpeg or png format 


 Honorable Mention 2015: Bryant Sell - Halo above Old Main

Image Usage Rights

While the participant will retain copyright of their work, entry in this contests constitutes agreement that the Department of Meteorology may use any work submitted for promotional purposes.

These images may be used in graphic material such as posters, brochures, newsletters, etc., or displayed throughout the department. 

 

Ben Reppert - Old Main 2015

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