Member Photo Contest
Co-op Calendar Contest Opens
Give us your best shots! We are having a contest to showcase the photography talents of CCEC members’ in our 2019 printed calendar. A panel of judges will select up to 14 winning photos (one for each month, one for January 2020, and one for the cover). The deadline is Aug. 15. Judging will be done by the staff of Carolina Country magazine. Winners will be notified in October. Their names’ will be entered into a drawing for a $100 gift card.
Photo Contest Guidelines
- Only Carteret-Craven Electric Co-op members may enter the contest. (CCEC employees and their immediate families and spouses are not eligible to enter the contest.)
- Photos must be electronic.
- Photos must capture the beauty of our area. You may submit photos taken in spring, summer, fall and/or winter. The photos must be taken by you, not someone else. The photos are not required to include power lines, but may if you choose.
- One membership (household) may submit up to 5 photos (separate e-mails required), but we may limit each photographer to no more than two winning entries.
LOCATION: Submit photos taken in CCEC’s service area and closely surrounding areas (Carteret County, Havelock, and nearby surrounding areas.
FILE TYPE: JPEG digital images (Please rename your photos so they include your last name. Ex. Beach Sunset by Smith)
⇨ FILE SIZE: Enter color photos appropriately sized for quality printing at 12 inches wide by 9 inches high (300 dpi resolution: minimum resolution of 3,600 pixels by 2,700 pixels). ⇦
FORMAT: Only horizontal pictures will be accepted. Vertical photos will be eliminated.
OWNERSHIP: Image must be an original you own.
PERMISSION: If individuals are identifiable in your photo, you must obtain the permission of anyone depicted for the photograph to be published in the calendar.
DEADLINE: August 15, 2018