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MAYOR SEGARRA CONGRATULATES WINNERS OF MY HARTFORD SUMMER INSTAGRAM CHALLENGE

(September 28, 2015) Today, Mayor Pedro E. Segarra announced the winners of the My Hartford Summer Instagram Challenge during a reception at Hartford Spotlight Theatres, a sponsor of the competition. Contestants posted pictures on Instagram of their summer experiences in Hartford for a chance to win Spotlight movie tickets and have their photos featured on Spotlight movie screens before previews. Four winners were selected by a panel of judges, along with several honorable mentions.

“It was great to see Hartford through the eyes of our residents. I commend all participants who displayed both photographic talent in capturing summer scenes from all corners of Hartford, as well as love for our great city. Congratulations to the winners,” said Mayor Pedro E. Segarra. “I would like to thank Spotlight Theatres for partnering with us and supporting efforts to promote Hartford.”

The winners are:

Sterling Key

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Shawntell Layaw

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Trenton Jackson

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Elisha Barrows

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Ten honorable mentions were also recognized. The judges were Jill Konopka, WFSB reporter; Pablo Delano, nationally recognized photographer and Trinity College professor; Maurice D. Robertson, radio announcer on WWUH and Jazz scene photographer; and Donna M. Frustere, art educator at the Journalism & Media Academy Magnet School.

To see all #MyHtfdSummer submissions, visit: https://instagram.com/explore/tags/myhtfdsummer/

 

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