The Discovery Center

Photo Exhibit Submissions

Pine Bush Perspectives 2021

Did you capture a great shot of a butterfly, frame a gorgeous sunset or zoom into the gills of a mushroom? Each visitor views the Albany Pine Bush from a unique vantage point worthy of celebrating. Share your perspective by submitting photographs taken in the Albany Pine Bush Preserve to our juried exhibit by midnight October 1, 2021.


Entrants may be any age or skill level (beginner, advanced or professional). Jurors will select a diversity of photographs to be included in the final exhibit. Juror-selected awards and one People’s Choice award will be given.


Mark your Calendars for this year's show

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, December 3, 2021 from 6-7:30 pm

EXHIBIT RUN TIME: Saturday, December 4, 2021 - Monday, February 28, 2022.

Want to see some of the photos from previous shows?  The Friends of the Pine Bush Inc. have taken the show on the road to display these amazing photographs in the community.  Check out their page to learn more about the Traveling Exhibit!

Submission Deadline

Midnight October 1, 2021

Digital Submission Link

Follow this link to submit:    


Not Digital?
We will also accept entries submitted in person. To schedule a submission appoinment please contact Blake.

Having Trouble with your Digital Submission?
You can request a guided digital submission appointment by contacting Blake.  You will need to have your digital photos on a USB drive.


Blake Hastie-Etchison

Call: 518-456-0655 x1222


Schedule your appointment by September 15, 2021 in order to meet the submission deadline.