The Flushing Business Improvement District is once again holding a photo contest to promote the best of the community.
Entries must be received by 5 p.m. on Aug. 31. For application and entry forms, go to Flushingbid.com. There is no age requirement and any type camera can be used. Submissions can be sent by regular mail or email. Mailed entries cannot exceed 8 1/2 by 11 inches.
Emailed entries must be saved in JPG format, at a maximum of 5 megabytes and 1,600 pixels on the long side of the image.
Winners will be announced in December. The first-prize winner will receive an iPad; second prize an iPad Mini; and third prize an iPod Touch.
The judges are looking for photographs that depict downtown Flushing as a vibrant, bustling and diverse community. Winning photographs may be used in future BID promotions.
Emailed entries should be sent to email@example.com. The mailing address is 135-20 39 Ave., Flushing, NY 11354.