Photo Contest Photo Contest

Laurel Highlands Annual
Photo Contest

The 2017 photo contest is now closed

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 View the winning photos of the 2017 Laurel Highlands Photo Contest:

We are excited to announce the winners in the 2017 Laurel Highlands Photo Contest! Congratulations to all of these...

Posted by Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau on Monday, November 6, 2017

 


View the winning photos of the 2016 Laurel Highlands Photo Contest:

Congratulations to the photographers whose photos have been selected as winners in the 2016 Laurel Highlands Photo...

Posted by Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau on Friday, October 14, 2016

View the winning photos of the 2015 Laurel Highlands Photo Contest:

 

Congratulations to the photographers whose photos have been selected as winners in the 2015 Laurel Highlands Photo...

Posted by Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau on Thursday, September 24, 2015

 

 

Rules & Guidelines

Only photos taken in the Laurel Highlands (Fayette, Somerset or Westmoreland Counties, PA) will be eligible. Use of watermarks on the photo is prohibited. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of submission. Photos that have been manipulated will automatically be placed in Category 4 - Altered Images. Please refrain from submitting collages, composite images, and images that have been digitally transformed with special effects in the Altered Images Category.

Deadline for submissions is August 31, 2017.

Please name files as such: "Photographer's Name, Photograph Location, Town Name" (ex: John Smith, Living Treasures Animal Park, Donegal)

Please attach one high-quality image per submission; you may submit an unlimited number of images for the contest. Photos of private property are not eligible. Black & white photos will not be accepted, only full-color, high-quality images will be eligible. Only high-quality digital photo submissions will be accepted for the contest. 

By submitting an application, the Applicant hereby agrees that all photographs submitted shall become property of the Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau® in perpetuity. The Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau reserves the non-exclusive right to use any photograph(s) in its publications or other promotional purposes. By submitting this application and photo, the Applicant also acknowledges that any persons appearing in submitted photograph(s) have given the Applicant and the Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau® consent for reproduction and promotional use. 

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To enter the Laurel Highlands photo contest, please complete and submit the form below. Please keep in mind that large file sizes may take some time to upload. Please do not close or refresh the page until you are taken to a "Thank You" page.