A selection of the winners of the 2014 Click Off competition.

Mill Valley photographers: It’s time to get ready for the 17th Annual Click Off Photography Competition. The digital photo contest sponsored by the Mill Valley Arts Commission and local photo hub The Image Flow allows photographers to submit their best photos in a range of categories that highlight Marin’s unique characteristics and subsequently reveal each photographer’s perspective.

Between November 4-18, contestants will take an image that they believe best represents their subject category and receive coaching from The Image Flow photographers. Cameras of all kinds can be used, including cell phones. 

The “Click Off” is a photo competition to shoot pictures pertaining to one of five categories. The categories will be randomly chosen by or assigned to participants at the “Click Off-Kick Off ” which will be held  at The Image Flow, 401 Miller Avenue, Suite A, Mill Valley on Wednesday November 4, 2015 at 7 PM. You do not need to attend this event to participate in the contest, just submit your registration form and entry fee no later than Wednesday, November 4 at 12pm if you cannot attend.
Participants will have until November 18, 2015 to capture digital pictures that best represent the subject. At the “Kick Off” event, participants may sign up for an editing session on Nov. 11-14 and 17 or you may make an appointment with The Image Flow at 415-388-3569.  There, participants will have the opportunity to spend 15 minutes with a professional photographer who will provide guidance in selecting and enhancing the best image for judging
Whether you choose to attend an editing session or load your entry on your own, images must be uploaded to the Click- Off designated website no later than midnight Nov. 18.

Registration fee: $25 for adults and $15 for Seniors (62 and over) and Youth (15 and under) 

The top four contestants in each category will win excellent prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place and honorable mention, additional prizes will be awarded for Best Youth Photograph (15 & under) and Best in Show. The winning photographs will be honored at an Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, December 1 and displayed at the Mill Valley Community Center during the month of December.

For registration forms and more details go to www.mvclickoff.com or call the Arts Commission at 415-383-1370 

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