The Paparazzi Hipster Jam at Brighton Resort hits this Saturday, March 22. Flash bulbs will be popping for pro and amateur photographers as they compete for "The Best" titles. SLUG (Salt Lake Underground Magazine) wants to see your best photos documenting the Hipster event in five categories: best crash, best action photo, best portrait, best funny shot, and best photo capturing vibe of the day. Registration fee is $10; photos are due by 5 p.m. Friday March 28 at the SLUG HQ. They must be submitted on a labeled CD as 300 dpi jpgs. Photos will be judged by the magazine's photo staff; the best ones will be published in the magazine and on their Web site. Winning photographers also will walk away with some sweet goodies. So what are you shooting? The Hipster Jam with divisions including men's and women's brackets, subdivided into 17-and-under, open skiing, and snowboarding categories. The Brighton Park Crew will build a hip in the Brighton terrain park for competitors. Registration is at 8 a.m. on the 22nd at the Brighton Center. The cost to enter will be $25. Discount lift tickets will be available for competitors for $35. Warm-ups will be held from 9-10 a.m. The competition itself will be held from 10 a.m-1 p.m (helmets required). First place winners walk away with cash, snowboards, and skis. Second and third place winners will receive items such as goggles, outerwear, etc. Go to thesluggames.com for more info.
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