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Rural Kansas Photography Contest Categories

 

Banner image of old barn by photographer Kevin Kirkwood

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Kansas Country Living Grand-Prize Winner

We are once again partnering with Kansas Country Living magazine for a special Grand-Prize selected by the Kansas Country Living editorial team. The team will choose from all of the entries a $100 grand-prize winning photograph that will be featured on the January cover of the magazine. To the left is the 2020 cover featuring a photo by Eric Dyck. Kansas Country Living tells the story of our rural Kansas communities and the people our electric co-ops serve. Photos should be a minimum of 8 x 10 inches at 300 dpi.

Kansas Country Living magazine carries out the mission of the state's 27 distribution electric cooperatives and three generation and transmission co-ops to help improve the quality of life of their consumer-members. The monthly magazine, with a circulation of approximately 132,000, reflects the lifestyles and cultures of rural, suburban, and small-town Kansas and covers topics that impact rural electrification and the rural way of life.  

 

All Smiles by Peggy Kinsch

Best in Show

Show us the absolute best Kansas-themed image you've ever captured. One entry per photographer in this category.

First Place winner will receive $75 and Second Place winner will receive $35.

Time Out for Prayer by Rebekah Chappel

Healthcare in Kansas

What does a health Kansas mean to you? Show us by entering your representation of a healthy community, healthcare event, healthcare providers, healthcare facilities, etc.

First Place winner will receive $75 and Second Place winner will receive $35.

Prepare for Takeoff by Denise Riebau

Wildlife and Critters

This beloved category highlights all the fuzzy, furry, creepy and crawly friends that call Kansas home. 

First Place winner will receive $75 and Second Place winner will receive $35.

 

Lane by Kevin Anderson

On the Move

Everything from dirt bikes, snowmobiles, and ATVs to planes, boats, trains, and horses. Show us how you play fast in Kansas!

First Place winner will receive $75 and Second Place winner will receive $35.

Lane by Kevin Anderson

Road Trip

Interesting, entertaining, majestic, or quirky-Kansas is home to some fascinating sites. What kinds of places have you captured while on a road trip through Kansas?

First Place winner will receive $75 and Second Place winner will receive $35.

Lane by Kevin Anderson

Sun, Wind, or Rain

Use your imagination and enter a visual with one of these base words: Sun, Wind or Rain (e.g., sunflower, windmill, raincoat, sunglasses, wind chime, rainbow, sunset, window, rain clouds, sundial, windsock.

First Place winner will receive $75 and Second Place winner will receive $35.

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Last modified: Apr 19, 2021
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