The 2011 Oregon Outdoors Wild Bird Photo Contest is heading into its third week, and as of Thursday, 54 photos had been uploaded to our contest website at www.mailtribune.com/birdcontest.

The 2011 Oregon Outdoors Wild Bird Photo Contest is heading into its third week, and as of Thursday, 54 photos had been uploaded to our contest website at www.mailtribune.com/birdcontest.

To enter, go to the website, fill out a registration form and follow the directions to upload your photos. You can enter up to three pictures.

Grand prize is a pair of Pro Master Binoculars, EL 10 x 42, valued at $299, from Total Camera and Video, 1310 A Center Drive, Medford, 541-772-6808, www.totalcamera.net.

First place is a pair of Eagle Optics Denali 8 x 42 Roof Prism Binoculars, valued at $229, from Wild Birds Unlimited, 712 Crater Lake Ave., Medford, 541-770-1104, www.medford.wbu.com.

Second place is a $100 gift certificate from Grange Co-op.

Third place receives a pair of Bushnell 8 x 42 binoculars, valued at $79, from Black Bird Shopping Center, 1810 W. Main St., Medford, 541-772-8036, http://blackbirdshoppingcenter.com.

Fourth place takes home a Patriot bird feeder and 20-pound bag of bird seed, valued at $36, from Black Bird Shopping Center.

Entries must be received by 5 p.m., Friday, Dec. 9.

For more information, contact Mail Tribune Features Editor David Smigelski at 541-776-8784 or dsmigelski@mailtribune.com.