It's that time of year again! The Shutterbug's annual holiday photo contests are back.
Enter into one, or both of the contests, to take home a prize -- up to $50 in value.
Contest Prizes per contest...
First Place: $50 Shutterbug Certificate
Second Place: $25 Shutterbug Gift Certificate
Third Place: $15 Shutterbug Gift Certificate
Photo Contest Begins November 15th, 2021 | Photo Contest Ends December 30th,2021
Winners will be announced on January 7th, 2022
The two photo contests are as follows:
Holiday Family Portrait
Snap a photo of you and your family (or friends).
Take a photo of someone or a pet in an ugly sweater! This can be a self-portrait as well.
This photo contest is going to be hosted on Instagram, but if you do not have an Instagram account, no worries, you can email your photo to: firstname.lastname@example.org
How to enter via Instagram:
1. Follow @shutterbugoregon on Instagram
2. Post on your own Instagram page, your photo (or photos -- if you are entering into both contests). Limit 1 per Prompt
3. Tag us in the photo (not just the description).
4. Tell us what you shot with and which contest you are entering into.
Ex: This is my submission for @shutterbugoregon's Holiday Photo Contest prompt: Ugly Sweater
Shot with a Nikon D3500 with a 50mm 1.8 lens.
How to enter if you don't have an Instagram (your entry will be shared on social media and our newsletter):
Email your photo to email@example.com
Include in your email which photo contest you are entering into, your contact information (Full name/Phone Number) and what you shot your photo with.
Photo Contest Rules:
Photos must be PG in nature.
Photos must be your own, taken during 2021.
Photos must be taken with a photo taking device: Film/Digital camera, phone, instant camera etc.
Submissions must be complete with contact information available upon request.
Prizes must be picked up in-store by contest winners within 6 months of the end of the contest.
*PHOTO CONTEST RULES: By entering in this contest, the entrant will accept full and complete representation of their entry as The Shutterbug will not have any affiliation of any potential violations. Entrants also accept and agree to be bound by these Official Rules. Any violation of these rules will result in immediate disqualification.
All rights reserved to the photographer and owner of image submission(s). Entrant/photographer release the right to The Shutterbug to use any photo entry for promotional and display purposes of any current campaign or future contests.
We reserve the right to refuse any photo entries containing unprofessional subject matter/content or subjects not pertaining to the contest category. Entrant must be at least 13 years of age. If applicable, entrant must know the name and address of all identifiable persons in their photographs, and must provide such person with a proper release form.
Graphic design illustrations are not accepted; entries must be an actual photographic image with a subject; basic post process adjustments are accepted (e.g. Photoshop, Lightroom etc.). No entry fee is required. Entries received after the deadline will not be accepted.
Sponsor prizes/certificates may contain expiration dates, single redemption, non-transferable and have no cash value.
Local winners will be awarded a certificate of the prize to be used in-store at The Shutterbug.
Out of state photo enlargement winners will receive an online promo code Out of state canvas wrap winners will receive a certificate by mail to be used direct as a phone order with The Shutterbug sales (shipping costs not included).
Name must be included with each submission to receive any prizes. Please allow up to 2 days before entry is applied to the contest page.
Winning announcement may only be announced through The Shutterbug newsletter (free email subscription). However, winning announcement may be shared on social media and other pages. Contest rule may be subjected to change.