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2017 Go East of Edmonton
Photo Contest Rules

Show us your talent! They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Show us the diversity and beauty of what Go East of Edmonton has to offer through your eyes with the 2017 Go East of Edmonton Photo Contest and WIN MONEY!

This contest is open to all photographers. Entries are not limited to photos taken in this calendar year, however, the entrant must have taken the photos within East Central Alberta -- EAST OF EDMONTON and the entrant must have taken all of the photos submitted.
Entrants are allowed to submit up to 5 photographs per category. Photographs that have already been entered in our previous photo contests are not eligible.

Photos must represent "GO EAST of Edmonton" and must be tourism related.

4 Categories:

Best Attractions & Events - ex. Museums, Roadside Attractions, Rodeos, Fairs
Best Wildlife -
ex. Bears, Moose, Bald Eagles
Best Land Adventure
- ex. Golfing, Camping, Hiking
Best Water Adventure - ex. Boating, Fishing, Tubing

Format: Digital files must be in JPG format, and must be at least 1600 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 1600 pixels tall (if a vertical image). It is recommended that digital cameras be set at their "highest" or "best" resolution to ensure the highest quality image possible. We will require the high res photo for reproduction in the Go East of Edmonton Travel Guide.

Pictures that are submitted MUST include a description and location of the photo.

Submission of Entries:
By submitting photos you are granting permission for The Marketer / / Go East of Edmonton Travel Guide to use the photos for promotional and information print and electronic publications encompassing East Central Alberta. Photo credit will be provided where applicable.

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

Deadline: Entries must be submitted by September 30, 2017

Prizes: Best Photo in each Category wins $100. Winners will be announced by October 30, 2017

Winners will be direct messaged &/or emailed and will be required to supply complete name and mailing address in order to redeem their prize.


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

You can post photos to Twitter, Facebook and Instagram - MUST use hashtag #mygoeastofedm and include a location.





Click to see the 2016 WINNERS