Shutterbugs, we know you are out there, for in our endless White Rock Lake researches, we constantly see beautiful photography of our rippling neighborhood jewel. And there are just so many intriguing images to capture, so now is the time to shine.

The White Rock Lake Conservancy is hosting its 2012 White Rock Lake photo contest through April 30. There are professional, amateur and youth divisions, and prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Read rules and enter the contest here.

For inspiration, check out our photo essay on the birds of White Rock Lake, by our (now somewhat retired) photographer Robert Bunch.

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