Have a photographic eye and want to go out and get some exercise? Get both done at once and enter the Erie Canalway Calendar Contest!

Get Involved: Photo Contest and Calendar
Give us your best shot! Capture the beauty, history, activities, and character of the Erie, Cayuga-Seneca, Oswego, and Champlain Canals and their surrounding communities for 2010 Erie Canalway Photo Contest.

Winning entries will be featured in the 2011 Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor Calendar.

Contest Categories
First, second and third place photographs, as well as twelve honorable mentions, will be chosen in each of four contest categories:

  • Bridges, Buildings, and Locks-
    Distinctive architecture, engineering marvels, canal structures, historic Main Streets
  • On the Water-
    Water activities and scenes, e.g., boating, paddlings, tugs and barges, historic vessels
  • For the Fun of It-
    People having fun at canal-related events and activities, e.g., cycling the Erie Canalway Trail, fishing, picnicking, concerts, etc.
  • The Nature of the Canal-
    Landscapes, waterscapes, wildlife, plants, the beauty of the season

Contest deadline is September 9, 2010.