14th Annual Lone Tree Photography Show **CALL FOR ENTRIES!** DEADLINE MARCH 25TH

You can help with the show!  We need volunteers for the following:

April 26th – Images Delivered (9:00 am to 11:30 am) Receiving images

April 27th Help in hanging the images (time to be determined)

Saturday, April 30th – Opening Reception (4:30 pm – 6:30 pm) Check in the artists

May 31st – Images picked up by artists and buyers (9:00 am – 11:30 am) assist with the check out process

If you would like to help Click here to volunteer


George Jardine will be this years judge 


Exploring the Light 2016

Exploring the Light will run from April 27th, 2016 – May 29th, 2016 at the Lone Tree Arts Center and is presented by the Lone Tree Arts Commission and the Lone Tree Photo Club, with support from the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD).


Viewing hours: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday and two hours before productions at The Lone Tree Arts Center.

All images are available for purchase through the Lone Tree Arts Center Box Office.

Exploring the Light Opening Cocktail Reception
Saturday, April 30th, 2016 from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lone Tree Arts Center, 10075 Commons Street
Music, appetizers and fun.

2016 Categories include:
Human Interest
People in Sports

February 24th – Call for Entry Opens
March 25th – Application Deadline/Entry Closed
April 1st – Notification of Acceptance
April 26th – Images Delivered (9:00 am to 11:30 am)
April 27th – May 29th – Photo Show Dates
Saturday, April 30th – Opening Reception (4:30 pm – 6:30 pm)
May 31st – Images picked up by artists and buyers (9:00 am – 11:30 am)

Total Cash awards are estimated at $3,000. Best of Show and first place winners in each category will be awarded gallery space for approximately 2 weeks at the Lone Tree Arts Center following the photo show. Awards include, first, second and third place in every category, Best of Show and People’s Choice.

Exploring the Light – 2016 Photo Show Book for Purchase
With photographer’s permission, the Lone Tree Photo Club will compose a book with accepted entries representing Exploring the Light 2016. Accepted images will be printed with the photographer’s name and information about the image such as location, camera and the story behind the photo. Exploring the Light will be available for viewing and purchase online after the close of the show in June 2016.

Questions? Check out our Frequently Asked page.  If you need further assistance contact Events Manager, Allissa Dailey,Allissa.Dailey@cityoflonetree.com or 720-509-1011.

Call For Entry ~ Lone Tree Photographic Art Show & Sale

Spruce Tree House by Laura Bennett ~ Best of Show 2011

Photographers, the time has come to submit your work to the Annual Lone Tree Photographic Art Show.  The 10th Annual Show will be held March 3 through April 29, 2012. This year the show will be presented in the new Lone Tree Arts Center.

Opening night reception will be held from 3-5 p.m.  Everyone is invited.  Photographers will offer bin work in addition to entries for sale.

The Lone Tree Photography Club will offer a book for sale of all the entries.


Entries are being taken via CaFE an online submissions website.  Entries are being accepted now through January 27, 2012.  Categories are:

  • Color
  • Monochrome
  • Special Effects color
  • Special Effects Monochrome


  • Dr. Jason Odell – author of several digital photography books: The Photographer’s Guide to Capture NX and The Photographer’s Guide to Capture NX2 among many others.


  • Cash prizes are estimated at $4000.
  • Best of Show winner will be awarded gallery space for up to ten images for 30 days at the Lone Tree Arts Center following the close of the Photo Show.

For complete information visit the City of Lone Tree Website

Visions of Light ~ Call for Entries

The Visions of Light Show is a yearly juried photography competition sponsored by the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts. The show will run from February 28 – March 24, 2012. This competition will challenge photographers to go beyond producing a technically correct photographic image and demonstrate their use and control of light to help define the subject.

This all photography competition will have five categories, including Landscape, Architecture, People, Wildlife and Nature, and Abstract, with a First Prize cash award for each category and a $500 Best of Show award. A Prospectus with the detailed Call for Entries and the Entry Form are available on the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts website (trilakesarts.org), and it is also attached. The deadline for entries is January 29, 2012.

If you have any further questions, please contact the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts at info@trilakesarts.org.

The Hilton HHonors ~ Contest

Photo contest ~ Stories Without Words

Share Your Incredible Travel Experiences in the “Stories Without Words” contest.  HHonors invites you to share these stories with your friends, other travel enthusiasts, and the National Geographic team of photojournalists for a chance to win amazing prizes.

To enter, upload your most jaw-dropping  photo to one of the categories below.  Enter once per category to a total of 5 photos.

  1. Occasions you celebrate
  2. People you meet
  3. The adventures you seek
  4. The culture you learn
  5. The spaces you discover
The Grand Prize winner will receive one million HHonors points and a 10-day trip for two to the Galapagos.
For the full list of wonderful prizes and the small print, visit:  Stories Without Words.