Do you love the great outdoors? Do you have a digital SLR or cellphone camera?  If so, come out and compete in this year’s Lake Jennings Spring Photo Contest.

Shooting window is from March to the end of May and contest participants can get a free day pass to explore the reservoir to seek, find and capture eye-catching images.

Competition sponsor Helix Water District makes 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes available in each of two divisions, adult and youth.

This is a purely digital competition with a requirement for entries (no more than three per photographer) to be emailed to the competition coordinator by midnight Wednesday, May 31.

The complete set of rules and entry and model release forms can be downloaded from

Last year’s competition garnered 52 entries from 21 photographers.  In addition to the top prizes, judges awarded seven honorable mentions.  Winning pictures from the 2016 contest were posted to the Lake Jennings Facebook page (

Previously known as the Lake Jennings Month-of-March Photo Contest, the competition was renamed and its shooting timeframe expanded to include March, April and May to allow shutterbugs a greater amount of time to capture imagery.