LOVE LOCKHART SHIRE PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITION

The Love Lockhart Shire Photographic Competition aims to encourage participation in photography whilst promoting the many wonderful aspects of Lockhart Shire. The competition has a strong local focus, and showcases the achievements of residents and visitors, including both professional and amateur photographers.

LOCKHART SHIRE FACEBOOK PHOTO COMPETITION

Think you have an eye for a good photograph?

Lockhart Shire Council will be running a monthly competition with the best local image each month featuring on the front cover of our Lockhart Shire newsletter. The aim of the competition is to showcase our beautiful Shire to both locals and visitors from all over the world.



WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR IN PHOTOS?

  • Photos must be about Lockhart Shire

  • Images must promote positive aspects of Lockhart Shire

  • Images must promote Lockhart Shire’s People, Places and Events – promoting community spirit, health, fun, success, innovation, landscapes and lifestyles


PURPOSE OF THE COMPETITION 

  • To showcase images and promote positive aspects of beautiful Lockhart Shire

  • To promote Lockhart Shire’s Facebook page, www.facebook.com/LockhartShire

  • Collate a database of images for use by Lockhart Shire Council to promote Lockhart Shire


TO ENTER

  • Post your photo on www.facebook.com/LockhartShire

  • Images can be uploaded any time before midnight on the final day of the competition (10th of each month)


FILE REQUIREMENTS

  • Format: Jpeg

  • Resolution: 300dpi

  • Size: Photos will be printed in the newsletter as 1500mm (wide) x 2100mm (high)


Terms and conditions for monthly photo competition

  • Entries close at midnight on the 10th of each month.

  • The winning entry will be announced on www.facebook.com/LockhartShire

  • The winning entry will feature on the front cover of the Lockhart Shire Newsletter and on the Lockhart Shire tourism website.

  • Photos must be submitted as 300dpi, 1500x2100 and jpg format.

  • Lockhart Shire Council hold no responsibility for any cropping that may be required of the photographs submitted if they are not supplied in this format.

  • Photographs submitted should not be of an illegal matter.

  • Only entries uploaded through www.facebook.com/LockhartShire will be accepted.

  • Images submitted must be the legal property of the person submitting them.

  • By entering the Lockhart Shire Photo Competition you agree to Lockhart Shire Council’s ongoing future use of the submitted images for the purposes of promoting Lockhart Shire’s activities. Images may appear in printed and online media, signage and other promotional and marketing mediums. No royalty or fee will be paid for this use. The images may be cropped and/or altered for these purposes. The entrant indemnifies Lockhart Shire Council against any claim, legal or otherwise, that may arise out of publication of the image.

  • By entering the photograph into this competition the entrant guarantees to Lockhart Shire Council that the above entry requirements have been met.

  • This is not a game of chance.

  • The prize winner will be judged on the premises of Lockhart Shire Council.

  • The winner of the competition will be selected by the editor of the Lockhart Shire Council newsletter. The editor's decision is final and no further correspondence will be entered into.

Enquiries may be directed to mail@lockhart.nsw.gov.au