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The Seven Tree Photo Contest

Union Street Center has seven buildings that are each named after a tree species found in Bloomington, Indiana. RPS is seeking beautiful photos of Hickory, Birch, Cedar, Linden, Cypress, Beech, and Pine trees to feature at Union Street.

Winners will be selected by a panel of students and staff. There will be a winner for each of the seven trees. RPS Interior Design will arrange to have the photos printed and framed for display. Each winning photographer's name will be displayed adjacent to their piece of art.


Deadline to Enter

Photos must be submitted by November 1, 2012. Entrants will be notified by January 1, 2013 if their entry is selected.

How to Enter

E-mail entries to Along with the image(s), please include:

Submit a single image or a series of up to four (4) photos per entry. There is no limit on the number of entries an individual may make. So, enter one or more of the seven trees!

Questions may be directed to Kara Ressler at 812-856-1941 or

All photos submitted become the property of Indiana University. Each entrant grants Indiana University a non-exclusive royalty-free license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, publish, distribute, and display any photo submitted as part of this competition. If any photo includes people, a photo release must be obtained by the photographer and submitted with the entry. Photo release forms can be obtained by contacting