For more than 60 years,
a publication centered on life in Mississippi.
Today is July 15, 2020

Picture This

Picture This: Mississippi Road Trip

Our next "Picture This": Fair Fun

We are looking for lively scenes that best convey the fun to be had at a local fair, including midway rides, games, exhibits, food, night lights, etc. Please include the name of the fair with your submission(s).

Selected photos will appear in the October issue of Today in Mississippi. Submissions must be emailed or postmarked by Sept. 17.

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. We cannot use compressed photo files.)

• 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.

Or, mail prints or a 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 601-605-8600 or

Site designed by Marketing Alliance, Inc.