The Darien Arts Center has announced the return of its annual smartphone photo contest, Pic Darien, which will be accepting entries at from April 2 through May 16.

Adults (18 and up) and students (17 and under) may submit their smartphone photos for cash prizes in six categories: people and pets; landscape and nature; travel: near and far; food; humor and abstract. The contest is open to all; there are no age restrictions and contestants are not required to live in Darien. All entries will be presented in a slideshow at a June 1 award and reveal reception in the DAC Weatherstone Studio at 2 Renshaw Road, behind Darien Town Hall.

To find out more about the Pic Darien smartphone photo contest, visit or call 203-655-8683.