Last day to enter bird photos

Online voting begins at 5 p.m. today
Steven Young of Portland entered this photo of a red crossbill, shot near Fort Rock, in the 2012 Oregon Outdoors Wild Bird Photo Contest.Courtesy Steven Young

Today is the last day to enter the 2012 Oregon Outdoors Wild Bird Photo Contest. As of Thursday, 272 photos had been uploaded to our contest website at

To enter, go to the website before the deadline at 5 p.m., fill out a registration form and follow the directions to upload your photos. You can enter up to three pictures.

Please note that the site will not accept uploads from mobile devices, which includes smartphones and tablets, so you'll need to have access to a laptop or desktop computer.

Starting at 5 p.m. today, we'll kick off a week of online voting. Readers can vote for their three favorites. The winning photos will be published in Oregon Outdoors on Friday, Dec. 14.

For information, contact Mail Tribune features editor David Smigelski at 541-776-8784 or

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