Send in your winning canoe or kayak photograph to the Canoe & Kayak magazine Reader Photo Contest! Deadline is April 1. The top three prize winners will receive merchandise worth $500, $250, and $100 from Pelican Products, the manufacturer of bomb-proof dry cases for cameras and other important gear. Winning entries will be published in the August, 2004, issue of Canoe & Kayak magazine and on our Web site. For each runner-up photo published in Canoe & Kayak magazine we will pay $50.

Entries should be sent to Photo Contest, PO Box 3146, Kirkland, WA 98033-3146. Send original slides or high-quality prints (Prints will not be returned). Include your full name, address, phone number, and e-mail address. The contest is for amateurs only who earn less than 15 percent of their income from photography. Good luck!