Photos Sought for 2010 'Chicago In Focus' Photo Contest

Cash Prizes Awarded for First, Second, and Third Place...

Jun 14, 2010, 14:37 ET from Dream Town Realty

CHICAGO, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Dream Town Realty ( is currently seeking entries for the 2010 "Chicago In Focus" photo contest.  The contest seeks to capture the best photos of "Chicago" by the people who live and work here.  Selected photos will be featured in a coffee table book.  Photo contest entries are due by July 15, 2010.  Contest details, guidelines and uploading information are available at  For additional information, call 312-268-8000.

Everyone who submits a photo will get a free copy of the book; with cash prizes going to those who place in first, second and third place.  One first-place winner will receive $2,500 and have their photo featured on the cover of the book, two second place winners will receive $500 each, and four third place winners will receive $250 each.  Selected photos will be published in a 60-page full-color picture book available to the public; with cash prizes awarded to first, second and third place winners.  All the details can be found at:

"We're looking forward to seeing how each photo represents a unique facet of life in Chicago," said Yuval Degnani, President, Dream Town Realty.  "The inspiration for this project stems from our love of the city's architecture, neighborhoods, and people.  This project seeks to capture all aspects of life in Chicago -- the people, the food, the neighborhoods, the buildings, the street fairs, the El, the everyday things that make this city extraordinary."

Judges of the photo contest include:  Merri Dee (Chicago broadcasting legend), Casey Mitchell (NBC News Photojournalist), Daniel Peter (professional photographer), Tsi-tsi-ki Felix (Telemundo News Anchor), and others.

About Dream Town Realty

Dream Town is largely recognized as the leader in online Chicago real estate. Its top-ranked website receives tens of thousands of unique visitors weekly. The company has developed proprietary technology and applications to improve online house hunting and offer the most advanced Internet home search available to Chicago buyers today.

SOURCE Dream Town Realty