NEW PHILADELPHIA -- The Tuscarawas County Amateur Photographic Association is having a photography contest that is open to the public.

Categories for photographs include animals, flowers, scenery, people, action, creative, technique, black and white, and open. Entry fee is $3 per print with no limit on the number of entries.

Entries will only be accepted on Friday, Jan. 9, 2009, during the Art Center hours at the Tuscarawas County Center for the Arts, 461 Robinson Drive SE, New Philadelphia.

Judging will taken place within the next week and will be conducted by local professional photographers and art critics.

For more information or contest rules, call Barry at (330) 878-6015.