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Our next theme: American Pride

Submit your most creative photo(s) of anything that represents American Pride for you or your community. Be sure to identify your subject and tell us why you chose it. Submissions must be emailed or postmarked by June 12. Selected photos will appear in the July 2019 issue of Today in Mississippi.


Submission guidelines

• Photos must be in sharp focus.

• Photos must be the original work of an amateur photographer.

• 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.

• 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 enter

• 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 2019.


Questions? Contact Today in Mississippi at or 601-605-8600.

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