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Today is October 15, 2018

Picture This

Picture This: Your Best Shot of 2017

Our next 'Picture This' theme: Funny Felines

Send your funny cat photos to Today in Mississippi and one could become part of our next “Picture This” reader photo feature.

Selected photos will appear in the April issue of Today in Mississippi.

Submissions must be emailed or postmarked by March 14, 2018.

Submission guidelines

• Photos must be in sharp focus.

• Photos must be the original work of an amateur photographer (of any age).

• Photos may be either color or black and white, print or digital.

• Digital photos must be high-resolution JPG files of at least 1 MB in size. (If emailing a phone photo, select “actual size” before sending.)

• Please do not use photo-editing software to adjust colors or tones. (We prefer to do it ourselves, if necessary, according to our printer’s standards.)

• Photos with the date stamped on the image cannot be used.

• Each entry must be accompanied by the photographer’s name, address, phone number and electric power association (if applicable). Include the name(s) of any recognizable people or places in the picture. Feel free to add any other details you like.

• Prints will be returned if accompanied by a self-addressed, stamped envelope. We cannot, however, guarantee their safe return through the mail.

How to submit photos

Attach digital photos to your email message and send to If submitting more than one photo, please attach all photos to only one email message, if possible. Please be sure to include all information requested in the guidelines.

Mail prints or a photo CD to Picture This, Today in Mississippi, P.O. Box 3300, Ridgeland, MS 39158-3300.

Photographers whose photos are published are entered in a random drawing for a $200 cash prize to be awarded in December 2018.

Question? Contact Debbie Stringer, editor, at 601-605-8610 or

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