EAC Photo Contest


Student, non-professional, and professional photographers are invited to participate in this year’s Emmaus Arts Commission Juried Photo Contest!

Student, amateur and professional photographers are invited to participate in the 5th annual Emmaus Arts Commission’s Juried Photo Contest on Saturday, February 2, 2019.  There will be three categories of entrants – Students Grades 6-12, Adults Non-Professional and Adults Professional.

This year there will be three themes for submissions – The Architecture of Emmaus, Sports in Emmaus, and Time Lapse. Photographers may choose from the three categories and submit up to two prints in each category at $5.00 each for students and $10.00 each for adults.

Entries must be submitted at Emmaus Borough Hall on or before 3:30 p.m. Friday, January 25th, at which time the non-refundable entry is paid with a check payable to the Emmaus Arts Commission (No Cash).

For more information, questions, or comments, email Joe Fritz at mail@josephfritz.com.

All monies raised will support the ongoing work of the Emmaus Arts Commission.


Prizes will be awarded to the top three photographs in each participant group

(Students Grades 6-12, Adults Non-Professional and Adults Professional)


  1. Submissions will be accepted at Emmaus Borough Hall 28 S. 4th St., Emmaus, PA  8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. from 1/15/19 – 1/25/19.
  2. Photographers can submit up to two photos from each category.
  3. Entries are to be prints with a mat that doesn’t exceed 16x20.  All entries must be unframed and in plastic sleeves.
  4. A completed entry form should along with photographer information (name and contact information) shall be placed on the back of the photograph/mat.
  5. The entry fee is $5.00 per student submission and $10.00 per adult submission.
  6. Submissions can be picked up at Emmaus Borough Hall the week following the contest. Any photos remaining after that week will be disposed of.
  7. Original photographs taken in 2018 or 2019.
  8. Judging done by local photography experts
  9. Photographers are encouraged to include contact cards with their submissions for display at the event.
  10. 300 DPI minimum
  11. Shoot creatively, not literally and have fun!

Upcoming Events

SnowBlast Winter Arts Festival: Saturday February 2, 2019 12:00-7:00pm - details

2019 EAC Photo Contest - Feb. 2nd

Birdhouse Auction TBD. - details

Checkout the 2018 Contest Winner's Photo's on our Facebook Page