Comet ISON Photo Contest

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    The NSF along with Astronomy and Discover magazines announce a contest for the best photo of Comet ISON with first place winners in three categories receiving a $2500 prize.

    The National Science Foundation along with Astronomy and Discover magazines are offering a $2500 prize for the best photo of Comet ISON.  The contest continues through January 15, 2014. Amateurs and pros arewelcome to submit up to 3 pictures, but there are some requirements.  You must include a visual of Comet ISON as well as information about when and where the image was taken.  You can submit your photos in one of three categories: Cameras & Tripods; Piggyback Cameras; and Through the Scope.  Each category has a $2,500 first place and $1,000 second place prize with a $1,500 people’s choice prize in addition.