The theme is 'Push Carts', in recognition of the small-time traders who enrich the city’s imagination as much as they boost its economy. Entries will be accepted only up to August 19.

Entries are invited for the August edition of The Hindu Shutterbug contest. The best entry, adjudged by photo editor D. Krishnan, wins dinner for two at Raintree, Anna Salai. Special prizes await ten other finalists and the winner of the Readers’ Choice poll on www.facebook.com/chennaicentral

The winning photograph will be featured in the city pages of The Hindu and top entries will be displayed online at www.thehindu.com/chennai. Submitted images will be sent to The Hindu archives for future use, with due credit.

The theme is Push Carts, in recognition of the small-time traders who enrich the city’s imagination as much as they boost its economy. Entries will be accepted only up to August 19.

Each contestant is allowed one entry which must be sent to cc.thehindu@gmail.com, with name, phone number and Facebook tag.

The acceptable image size is 650 KB to 1.5 MB. Please ensure you have a high-resolution version (about 6MB) of the image, for use in case your entry is shortlisted. ‘Like’ the Facebook page, www.facebook.com/chennaicentral, so you can tag your picture when it is uploaded. The focus of the contest is not on capturing stereotypes, but bringing back images that define the theme. Get clicking!