Photo Contest

Youth Juried Photo Contest & Exhibit – WIN PRIZES!!!!


High School Students from York County, including Homeschool Students.


B&W or Color Photos, must depict scenes from on the grounds at Allison Creek Presbyterian Church, (not the interior of any of the buildings). The photo can be of an activity on the grounds or the land and natural landscape.

The church includes Common Ground, some 20+ acres of land, including a walking track (across the street from the sanctuary), a miniature chapel and two cemeteries. There are walking paths in the woods by the church, which lead to meditation stations.

You can download the Common Ground Brochure for more information.


5780 Allison Creek Road, York, S.C.


The photos should be taken and submitted by April 1, 2017.


The contest will be judged by Mark Emerson Hamilton, professional photographer and Winthrop Fine Arts Professor.

All photos should be emailed to [email protected] with the Subject: Photo Contest.


Winners will be announced by April 20.

There will be a First, Second and Third Prize and some Honorable Mentions. (Prizes are to be determined but will include gift certificates.) Winners will also be notified by email.

The winners and some of the other photos will be exhibited at the church Between May 4 – May 11, when the church holds a Bluegrass Concert and a Festival.

Prizes will be awarded during the festival, on either May 6 or 7.


Email: [email protected] Subject: Question