Entries are being accepted for the 30th annual Naval and Maritime Photo Contest, presented by the U.S. Naval Institute and sponsored by Eastman Kodak Co.

Kodak's sponsorship, now in its sixth year, has enabled the Naval Institute to award more and larger prizes. The photographs will also be published in Proceedings, the monthly magazine ofthe Naval Institute.

The contest is open to both amateur and professional photographers. Cash prizes of $500, $350 and $250 will be awarded to the top three entries. In addition, 15 honorable mention winners will each receive $100.

All photos submitted for the contest must pertain to a naval or maritime subject and may be either black-and-white prints, color prints or color transparencies.

Entries must include a caption and the photographer's name, social security number, and address printed or typed on a separate sheet of paper. Please include a stamped, self-addressed envelope; otherwise the pictures will not be returned.

The minimum acceptable print size is 5 by 7 inches, and the minimum acceptable transparency size is 35 millimeters. Photographs are limited to those taken during this calendar year, but there is a limit of five entries per person.

The deadline is Dec. 31. The winning pictures will be published in a 1992 issue of the magazine.

Photographs not awarded prizes may possibly be purchased by the U.S. Naval Institute.

All entries should be mailed to: Naval and Maritime PhotoContest, U.S. Naval Institute, Annapolis, Md. 21402.



The Annapolis Chapter of the AmericanGuild of Organists is conducting the Region III Convention June 23-26. Church musicians from Maryland, Delaware, the District of Columbia, southern New Jersey, Virginia and West Virginia will attend.

Three of the events are open to the public.

* Opening Festival Service -- 7:30 p.m. June 23 in the Main Chapel of the U.S. Naval Academy, featuring the premiere of a work commissioned by the Annapolis Chapter titled "Upon the Wings of the Wind," by Daniel E. Gawthorp. Over 200 singers from churches in the Annapolis area will sing.

* The NewRenaissance Voyces -- 7:30 p.m. June 24, St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church.

* Richard Morris, Concert Organist -- 7:30 p.m., June 25, The U.S. Naval Academy Chapel.

Information: 757-6945.


The Annapolis Brass Quintet won't have a lot of time to itself through the end of June.

They are taking part in the upcoming International Brass Quintet Festival this weekend, starting today through Sunday with a free weekend workshop for brass players, sponsored by the Peabody Conservatory.

This includes a new brass publications reading session, led by the ABQ, at the Peabody Conservatory at 2 p.m., June 22.

Information: 235-4302.

The quintet will play in concert at the Village of Cross Keys in Baltimore at 7:30 p.m. June27. Admission is free and is part of the festival.

Information: 323-1000.

The quintet will be part of another free concert, "Antiphony," at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C., at 7:30 p.m. June 28. It features 400 years of music from the British Isles.

Information: (202) 537-6216.

The ABQ wraps up its busy schedule with two free concerts at the Columbia Waterfront Amphitheater in Columbia.

The first concert is at 8 p.m. June 29. It will include traditional early brass music, plus popular brass standards.

The second concert is at 4:30 p.m. June 30. Designed for children ages 4 to 12, the program will offer music from the Renaissance through the 20th century.

Information: 381-0545.

Copyright © 2020, The Baltimore Sun, a Baltimore Sun Media Group publication | Place an Ad