Beaufort News

DHEC announces coastal photography contest

Photographers of all ages and degrees of expertise are invited to enter their best photographs of coastal South Carolina scenes in the annual contest sponsored by the state Department of Health and Environmental Control.

The winning photo will appear on DHEC's 2012 annual tide table poster.

Entry deadline is Sept. 30. Horizontal orientation is required. Color photos and digital photographs are accepted with a limit of five pictures per contestant. Digital photographs should not exceed a total combined file size of 4 MB. Printed photographs should not exceed 8.5" x 11".

Entries may be emailed to or mailed to Coastal Photo Contest, S.C. DHEC, Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, 1362 McMillan Ave., Suite 400, Charleston, SC 29405.

The winner will be announced in October.

Details: Dan Burger, 843-953-0251 or