Whidbey Camano Land TrustCalendar Photo Contest Whidbey Camano Land TrustCalendar Photo Contest

Calendar Photo Contest

Rick_Collar_Maxwelton_2(Maxwelton Beach, submitted and taken by Rick Collar)

Share the Magic of Whidbey and Camano Islands!

The first annual Whidbey Camano Land Trust Calendar Photo Contest is under way and we’re looking for your best outdoor photos! We’re celebrating the magic of Whidbey and Camano Islands and we need your help. Everyone is invited to participate. Photographs will be accepted until the submission deadline of of May 1, 2014, at which time 13 photos from 13 photographers will be chosen for each month and the calendar cover.

Many other photos will be chosen as small images arranged throughout the calendar. These photos will make up the 2015 Whidbey Camano Land Trust Calendar. Winning photographers will receive special recognition, and the calendars will be available to purchase on our website and in the local community.

Please see below for contest guidelines and how to submit your photos.

Photo Contest Guidelines

  • You may submit up to five photos.
  • The photo submission deadline is May 1, 2014.
  • Photos must be taken on Whidbey or Camano Islands, but do not have to be on land protected by the Land Trust.
  • Make sure your photos are at least 300 dpi. Low resolution photos will not be considered for the cover or month photos, but may be used as small photos.
  • By submitting your photo(s) to the Whidbey Camano Land Trust Calendar Photo Contest, you grant Whidbey Camano Land Trust the right to reproduce, distribute, and publicly display the photographs and the right to use your name in publications.

How to Submit Your Photos – Share them via Flickr or Email them to Janelle at the Land Trust

1. Share them with our online community via Flickr

It’s easy! All you need to do is add your photos to the Whidbey Camano Land Trust group.

It’s also safe! Flickr is an online photo sharing website that is made up of many groups, including the Whidbey Camano Land Trust group. To add a photo to Flickr, just follow these 4 easy steps.

  1. Log on – To submit photos via Flickr, use your Yahoo, Facebook or Google ID to log-in at www.flickr.com. If you do not have either of these accounts, you can sign-up for free.
  2. Join the Whidbey Camano Land Trust’s Flickr group – If you are not already a member of our group on Flickr, join by clicking “Join this Group” on the group’s home page.
  3. Upload an image – After logging in, upload your images using the form provided.
  4. Send the Image to Our Group – Browse to the image you wish to submit and use the “Send to Group” function above the image to add your photo to the Whidbey Camano Land Trust pool.

Please be sure to name your photo! When uploading your photo(s), your photo file needs to include the following: photo description, location, year it was taken and the photographer’s name. (Please note: each photo must have a unique photo description).
Example: Ebey’s Landing_2013_John Smith

2. Email them to janelle@wclt.org

  • Please only submit five photos.
  • Email your photos to Janelle Castro, Land Trust Outreach Manager: janelle@wclt.org.
  • Make sure your photos are at least 300 dpi. Low resolution photos will not be considered for the cover or month photos, but may be used as small photos.
  • In the body of the email please include a photo description, location, year it was taken and the photographer’s name. Also name each photo with the location and photographer’s name. Example: Ebey’s Landing, 2013, by John Smith.

We can’t wait to see your photos!