Two dozen student photojournalists attending the 27th Annual ICPA Convention in Chicago will get the chance to spend a day shooting the city.
In its 18th year, the “Shoot Chicago” competition will allow one photographer from each ICPA member newspaper registered for the convention to shoot a subject in Chicago. The winners may have their photographs displayed at the banquet.
To participate, shooters must register for Shoot Chicago 2010 selection no later than 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 19, at the Double Tree, the convention hotel.
To qualify for participation, a student must
1) be registered for the convention
2) provide her/his own digital photo equipment at the time of registration
3) present evidence that she/he has been selected to represent her/his newspaper in Shoot Chicago 2009
4) be present when the instructions are presented.
The photographers are scheduled to meet Saturday morning, Feb. 20, with professional photographers for a critiquing session.