Capture your Community Photography Competition

Published - Monday, 01 May, 2017

We live in an amazing county full of great culture, heritage & communities and we want to show just how brilliant Northamptonshire is!


Due to the success of last year’s Capture the Moment Photography Competition we’re holding an even bigger, more exciting competition! This time we want you to send us a photo capturing the community of Northamptonshire.

 

What does community life in Northamptonshire mean to you? Send in your photos showcasing the amazing people, activities and places that are at the heart of your community.


Anyone can enter, whether you have a DSLR, digital camera or a smartphone, get snapping and show us what Northamptonshire means to you.

 

Entry Criteria

  • Entrants must live in Northamptonshire.
  • Photographs must be taken in Northamptonshire.
  • Photographs must include at least one person in the image.
  • Entrants must apply on Northamptonshire Community Foundation’s Facebook photo app or by emailing their photo to lucy@ncf.uk.com.
  • Entrants can submit up to 3 photographs each.
  • Image files must be no bigger than 5MB in size.
  • There are two winning categories, Judges’ Choice Award & People’s Choice Award.
    Your photo will automatically be entered into both categories so please only enter your photograph once.


Closing date: 14 June 2017


How to Enter


On Facebook:
•    You can enter and upload your photo on our Facebook page.
•    Please include your Name, phone number, email address & home address.
•    Attach your photograph entry in JPEG or PNG format. Images must be no larger than 5MB.
•    Your image will be displayed on our Facebook Photo Gallery uploaded by a member of
      our team. We moderate all entries so if it’s the weekend it may not be until Monday that we publish your pictures to the gallery.


By email: Don’t have Facebook? Provide the following details and email your entry to Lucy Davies

1. Name, contact number, address.
2. A short 100 word description about your photo

3. How you heard about us – please choose from one of the following options: Northamptonshire Community Foundation website, Chronicle & Echo, other local media, Facebook/Twitter, word of mouth, Internet search, other.
4. Attach your photograph entry in jpeg or png format. If your image is larger than 5MB please send the file via Dropbox or WeTransfer.

 

All submitted photographs will be entered into our People’s Choice Award which is voted for on Facebook.

 

Please read our full Terms and Conditions before entering.

 


The winners
12 shortlisted entries for the Judge’s Choice Award will be chosen by an independent judging panel and 1 photograph, voted for by the public, will be selected as the ‘People’s Choice Winner 2017’. One overall winner from each category will be announced at the Northamptonshire Community Foundation Annual Awards evening in November 2017.


Prizes
Judges’ Choice Award
•    £50 Amazon Voucher
•    2x Errol Flynn Filmhouse cinema tickets to see a film of your choice
•    Your photograph will be showcased at a Northampton Art Gallery
•    Acknowledgement in local and regional news and Northamptonshire Community Foundation materials
•    Invite to our Annual Awards evening in November


People’s Choice Award
•    £50 Amazon Voucher
•    2x Errol Flynn Filmhouse cinema tickets to see a film of your choice
•    Your photograph will be showcased at a Northampton Art Gallery
•    Acknowledgement in local and regional news and Northamptonshire Community Foundation materials
•    Invite to our Annual Awards evening in November

 

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