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2020 Photo Contest Rules

2020 Songbird Station Photo Contest

Submission Period

January 15, 2020 – October 1, 2020



This year the winners will be selected by a group of local artists.


Open House

Saturday October 24, 2020

10:00 am   Photo Contest Winners Announced

11:00 am to 1 pm        Enjoy Hotdogs, Soda & Chips

1 pm to 3 pm      Wild Bird Raptor Rehabilitation Program


2020 Contest Details


Email submissions to kaylee@songbirdstation.com


General Information



Photos MUST be of native Missouri birds ONLY!

Photos MUST be taken by Mid- Missouri residents.

3 Submissions allowed for each category below.


2020 Photo Categories

Backyard Birds

Spring / Summer Birds

Fall Birds

Feeder Birds

Birdbath / Water Birds



Mid-Missouri residents (Except Songbird Station Staff )


Submission Period

January 15, 2020 to October 1, 2020



Songbird Station

2010 Chapel Plaza Court

Suite C

Columbia, MO  65203



Photo Information

Photographer Name & Contact Information

Photo Title or Information ( i.e. Cardinal at Feeder, etc. )


Photo Composition

MUST also provide a digital copy to kaylee@songbirdstation.com

Resolution Size: 300 – (Photoshop is OK)



First Place: $100 Gift Card – Photo will be featured on the cover of the 2021 Calendar

Second Place: $75.00 Gift Card

Third Place: $50.00 Gift Card

Fourth Place: $25.00 Gift Card



Songbird Station (SBS) reserves the right to edit photo comments to make them clearer to viewers. Songbird Station is not responsible for damage, loss or degradation of submitted photos. Photos must have been taken by the submitting photographer in Missouri. Each photographer is responsible for all questions connected with copyright issues, Submitted images become the property of Gold Crest Distributing dba Songbird Station and photographer agrees to permit the use of submitted photos on the Songbird Station website, Social Media, and in future Songbird Station, Songbird Essentials and Backyard Essentials advertising without charge.