Smartphone Photo Contest

The contest is now closed for submissions.

Please join us at the 
PIC DARIEN Award and Reveal Reception 
April 28th, from 5-7pm
In the DAC Weatherstone Studio, 2 Renshaw Road, behind Town Hall

Find out the winners, see a slideshow of all entries and enjoy food and refreshments from Blue Wave Taco!

Details of the 2019 contest:
No Age Restrictions
Residency in Darien Not Required

Enter as many times as you wish in six categories:
  • People & Pets 
  • Landscape, Seascapes, Nature 
  • Travel 
  • Food and Drink
  • Abstract
  • NEW! Love, Anguish & Triumph
$100 First Place and $50 Second Place
Cash prizes awarded in all categories for both
Adults (18 & up) and Students (17 & under)

*The new category of Love, Anguish and Triumph (which may catch the attention of artists and sports photographers!) will have a larger prize level of $250 for 1st prizes and $100 for 2nd place prizes. 

Meet PIC DARIEN Judge, Jeffrey Wyant:
Jeffrey Wyant is an award-winning photographer, filmmaker and TV producer. He has written and directed over 200 national TV commercials and has produced daily and weekly TV shows, as well as top-rated syndicated specials, including “Don’t Ask Me, Ask God”, a show with over 16 million viewers. Wyant’s clients have included Showtime, Hearst Communications, BET, ABC/Disney Home Entertainment, RCA Records, The Humane Society of the United States and KOCH Entertainment (now Entertainment One). His documentary coverage of Afghan refugees raised $500,000 for Doctors Without Borders and his productions have won gold, silver, and bronze medals at the New York International Film Festival, in addition to other awards. As a volunteer, Wyant has also generously photographed events for the Darien Arts Center. He will judge the Pic Darien contest blindly, without the identity of the contestants.