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Lombard resident's photo featured in Ron Howard film contest

Published: Friday, July 12, 2013 3:37 p.m. CDT
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This photo taken by Lombard resident Adam Johnson is being included in a film contest organized by Canon and actor/director Ron Howard. (Photo provided)

LOMBARD – The photo taken by Lombard resident Adam Johnson is being included in a film contest organized by Canon and actor/director Ron Howard.

During this contest, participants are responsible for creating their own short films inspired by a selection of 10 photographs, including the one by Johnson.

The deadline to submit films is July 23 to imagination.usa.canon.com. More information about the contest can also be found on this website.

Eva Longoria, Jamie Foxx, Biz Stone, Georgina Chapman and James Murphy will also be acting as celebrity directors in the contest and creating their own films.

Five winners from the contest will have their films shown along with those of the celebrity directors at the Project Imaginat10n Film Festival this fall.

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