On our Featured Photo pages, we are displaying some the many wonderful aspects of
Crystal Lake, in Benzie County, Michigan; its beauty, uniqueness, and intriguing
nature. To this end, we are seeking your photos which highlight something special
about Crystal Lake and its watershed. If we use your photo, it will be displayed
on our current Featured Photo page, and with full credit to you, the photographer.
To submit photos to us, email your
digital photos directly to us via email.
Here you may send us photos taken anywhere within the Crystal Lake watershed,
but they must highlight some significant natural feature within Crystal Lake watershed.
How do you know if you're in the Crystal Lake Watershed? See this map.
Regardless of how they are submitted,
all photos must follow these rules:
Submitted photo(s) should:
- be a JPG format file
- be a minimum of 600 pixels wide
- be from your better photos --
be selective, choose from your favorites
- include helpful information, such
- name of the photographer
- where the photo was taken
- what is showing / going on in
- which direction the photo is looking
- rough time of day and the date
- unique weather conditions
- details of what that makes the
photo of special significance to Crystal Lake
Submitted photos must NOT:
- include personal / family photos
- be a string of snapshots of the
- be significantly altered from
the natural integrity of the scene other than what is needed to correct the image
to match what you saw with the naked eye.
Thank You Very Much!!