Get out those cell phones and start clicking away. The world famous San Diego Zoo is hosting a photography contest through Instagram. Share your memories, your experiences and your thoughts of Nighttime Zoo with the public. Create amusing, humorous, emotional and fun photos with Instagram and compete against other Instagram-ographers. This contest can be fun for the whole family, and a great way to share your experiences with your friends.
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Who: You, your cell phone and the Instagram app.
What: Take photos at the San Diego Zoo's Nighttime Zoo, tag them with #SanDiegoZoo and #NighttimeZoo.
When: This photography contest runs all summer long during Nighttime Zoo, June 23rd - September 3rd, 2pm - 9pm.
Where: The San Diego Zoo, located at 2920 Zoo Drive in beautiful Balboa Park, San Diego, CA.
Why?: Winners will be chosen every week. These weekly winners will have their photos displayed on the Nighttime Zoo website, as well as win a prize. At the end of the summer, a grand prize winner will be chosen. This photographer will win a Backstage Pass for 4!
For complete details on the contest, please click here.
Instagram is a free mobile phone app that allows you to share your photos with friends, family and the world. With many overlays and special effects, your photos can be transformed into works of art. Instagram was developed by two Stanford University graduates, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger who, basically, just loved to take photos. Learn more about Instagram here.