FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

For further information, contact:

Karen J. LaFlamme, (253) 841-5024 or cell (253) 691-2005

Did you know that you can enter the Puyallup Fair's photo exhibit,

one of the top in the country? The Northwest International Exhibition of Photography is approved by the Photographic Society of America (PSA), and has been held for 62 years. The last day entries will be accepted is Tuesday, August 12, 2003 at 3:00 pm.

A total of 18 PSA medals, and 66 Fair medals will be awarded in the

following six divisions:

§ Large pictorial prints, monochrome and color, self-processed, and must be on 16 x 20 inch mounting.

§ Small pictorial prints, monochrome and color, self-processed, and no larger than 8 x 10 inches or smaller than 4 x 6, including lightweight mounting.

§ Small commercial color prints, only commercially processed, and no larger than 8 x 12 inches or smaller than 4 x 6, inches including lightweight mounting.

§ Photojournalism prints, no larger than 8 x 12 inches including

lightweight mounting or unmounted.

§ Color slides, 2 x 2 inches only.

§ Creative color slides, 2 x 2 inches only.

To obtain the list of conditions of entry and awards, visit www.thefair.com, and click on Premium Books On-line, then International Photo Salon. Or, contact the Puyallup Fair Entry

Office to receive the entry form. Call (253) 841-5017 weekdays, 8:00 am-4:30 pm or email: pat@thefair.com.

The Puyallup Fair first started in 1900. This Pacific Northwest

tradition features top name entertainment, the PRCA Rodeo, rides, exhibits, food, flowers, and animals. For further

information about the Sept. 5-21, 2003 Puyallup Fair, visit our website at www.thefair.com or call the 24-hour hotline at (253) 841-5045.

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