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Photo Contest

 Through your eyes (and lens) show us in PICTURES, the diversity and beauty of what the Town of Westlock has to offer. Submit your photos to the Town’s 2019 Photo Contest and WIN CASH CARDS!

This contest is open to all photographers. Photos must represent the Town of Westlock and must be images from within the Town’s Municipal limits. 

We want you to keep submitting your photos all year, and we’ll be giving out monthly cash cards to keep things interesting! Photos must be submitted within the calendar month to be eligible. There is no limit to the number of images submitted monthly. All participants who submit a valid entry (consisting of photo(s) and a completed entry forms) will be entered in the monthly random prize draw. One entry per participant in each month that photos are submitted.

The themes listed are to get you thinking about what’s happening in Town, but dont let them dampen your creativity - all submissions received during the month will be considered.  Suggested themes are: Activities, Events, Attractions, Landscapes, Architecture and Selfies (photo in background must represent a Town of Westlock theme).

Photos will be featured on the Town’s web page and showcased in the Photo Gallery with a photo credit, where applicable. 

Format: We require the highest resolution digital images you can supply (use the highest quality setting on your camera). This ensure the Town can produce professional looking images. 

Ideal file size: A minimum of 1920 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 1600 pixels tall (if a vertical image).

Submission of Entries: By submitting photos you are granting permission for The Town of Westlock to use the photos to promote and showcase the Town of Westlock, in print, on the website, on social media, and electronic publications encompassing the Town of Westlock. Photo credit will be provided where applicable.

Releases: If the photograph contains person(s) in the photograph, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the photograph, all releases and consents necessary to permit the exhibition and use of the photograph.  

Model Release Form

Photo Release Form (Must be completed and submitted with entry to be eligible for draw)

Deadline: Entries must be submitted on or before the last day of each month in 2019 to be eligible for that month’s random draw.

Prizes: Cash card winners will be announced the during the second week of the following month throughout 2019 and in January of 2020. Winners will be direct messaged &/or emailed and will be required to supply complete name and mailing address to redeem their prize.

Questions? Contact: photocontest@westlock.ca

Ready to submit? Please send photo(s) and release form(s) to: photocontest@westlock.ca

*Rules and dates are subject to changes &/or additions.