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July Photo Contest: Picnic Time!

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si_picnictime.jpgJuly is the perfect month to celebrate life's simplest pleasures -- food, friends, and fun in the sun.

The weather is warm, spirits are high, and the world almost seems to have slowed down, just a little bit, to let us sit back and enjoy the ride.

There are plenty of outdoor spaces that lend themselves well to this month, wherever you live in Canada -- and lots of fresh, seasonal produce to be found as well!

So, in the spirit of summertime eats and sunny days, we're dedicating this month's photo contest to the picnic.

Our theme can be interpreted however you like, within reason: Wine and cheese for two on the beach, hot dogs with the family at a local park, a backyard tailgate party, or even a massive neighbourhood cookout -- bring out your camera and show us what you've got!

Semi-finalists: Featured photo of the day


How to enter

We'll be posting your best "picnic time" shotes each weekday this July. At the end of the month, we'll select five finalists and ask you to vote for your favourite.

Upload your images using the form below, or visit our CBC Your News Community page to upload them directly to the "July Photo Contest: Picnic Time" category.

If you haven't joined, it's easy to do so. And if you are a member, well, you already know what to do.

If all else fails, you can also submit images to yournews@cbc.ca. Alternately, if you want to submit one of your Instagram photos, please hashtag your submission #CBCJulyPicnic.


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