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'''WHAT:'''
 
'''WHAT:'''
The Portland Wiki Photo Scavenger Hunt is a one day event for contributors and visitors of PortlandWiki.org, to take snapshots and photographs that can be used as support imagery a page or topic.  The goal is to inspire activism and artistic expression by challenging participants to capture personal and/or original photograhpy for the use at PortlandWiki. Due to the size and depth of knowledge that wiki's strive to fill, there is always a need for image and photographic support.
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The Portland Wiki Photo Scavenger Hunt is a one day event for contributors and visitors of PortlandWiki.org, to take snapshots and photographs that can be used as support imagery for a page or topic on the wiki.  The goal is to inspire civic activism and artistic expression by challenging participants to capture personal and/or original photography for use at PortlandWiki. Due to the size and depth of knowledge that this wiki strives to fill, there is always a need for image and photographic support PortlandWiki's vibrancy and unique contributions!
  
PortlandWiki.org has the same challenge, but we have a special talent. PortlandWiki participants live in or near Portland! Anyone with a cellphone can take a photo that can be used, so there are no limits to how many photos and topics we can generate.
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PortlandWiki participants who live in or near Portland are welcome to contribute their amateur or professional talent. Anyone with a cellphone or camera can take a photo to share. Together, there are no limits to how many photos and topics we can generate!
  
  
 
'''WHEN:'''
 
'''WHEN:'''
<big>Saturday June 4th.</big>  
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<big>Saturday, June 4th, 2011, from 9am-5pm</big>  
 
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'''* How to Qualify:'''
 
'''* How to Qualify:'''
The general idea is that it takes place on a Saturday, where qualifying photos must be taken between 9am-5pm. Date-stamped.  
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If you have a camera we invite you to join us for a one day Portland Wiki Photo Scavenger Hunt! To sign up, send an email to portlandwiki@gmail.com with your name and phone number. We'll confirm with you and provide additional details on uploading your images, plus we'll share with you the latest info on the scavenger hunt for prizes. Then on June 4th, PortlandWiki enthusiasts will roam Stumptown to take interesting and relevant photos. All photos must be date-stamped between 9am-5pm on June 4th to be eligible for prizes.
  
 
'''* Where:'''
 
'''* Where:'''
A voluntary kick-off will happen in the morning. Tshirts can be handed out, and a chance to look at scavenger hunt prizes.  
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A voluntary kick-off will happen in the morning with a chance to check out the scavenger hunt prizes. We are also working on the possibility of t-shirts to hand out. More details to come!
  
 
'''* Who:'''
 
'''* Who:'''
Anyone is welcome to participate!, though registration as a contributor is requested, so that their submissions can be tracked.  
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Anyone is welcome to participate! Minors should have permission from a parent or guardian to participate.
  
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'''*How to get started on PortlandWiki now:'''
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Check out some of the pages on PortlandWiki for ideas and topics that could use some photo or imagery links. We also encourage you to add existing information or start a new wiki page on a topic of your choosing. It's easy to do and we're here to [[Help:Contents|help]]! You can create a login account or you can anonymously add and edit content to the site. To upload images to PortlandWiki, you will need to login as a contributor.
  
 
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WHAT: The Portland Wiki Photo Scavenger Hunt is a one day event for contributors and visitors of PortlandWiki.org, to take snapshots and photographs that can be used as support imagery for a page or topic on the wiki. The goal is to inspire civic activism and artistic expression by challenging participants to capture personal and/or original photography for use at PortlandWiki. Due to the size and depth of knowledge that this wiki strives to fill, there is always a need for image and photographic support PortlandWiki's vibrancy and unique contributions!

PortlandWiki participants who live in or near Portland are welcome to contribute their amateur or professional talent. Anyone with a cellphone or camera can take a photo to share. Together, there are no limits to how many photos and topics we can generate!


WHEN: Saturday, June 4th, 2011, from 9am-5pm

* How to Qualify: If you have a camera we invite you to join us for a one day Portland Wiki Photo Scavenger Hunt! To sign up, send an email to portlandwiki@gmail.com with your name and phone number. We'll confirm with you and provide additional details on uploading your images, plus we'll share with you the latest info on the scavenger hunt for prizes. Then on June 4th, PortlandWiki enthusiasts will roam Stumptown to take interesting and relevant photos. All photos must be date-stamped between 9am-5pm on June 4th to be eligible for prizes.

* Where: A voluntary kick-off will happen in the morning with a chance to check out the scavenger hunt prizes. We are also working on the possibility of t-shirts to hand out. More details to come!

* Who: Anyone is welcome to participate! Minors should have permission from a parent or guardian to participate.

*How to get started on PortlandWiki now: Check out some of the pages on PortlandWiki for ideas and topics that could use some photo or imagery links. We also encourage you to add existing information or start a new wiki page on a topic of your choosing. It's easy to do and we're here to help! You can create a login account or you can anonymously add and edit content to the site. To upload images to PortlandWiki, you will need to login as a contributor.