The Butler Eagle Newspaper publishes a yearly calendar with images submitted by the very best amateur photographers in the area. Send in your photos and your image could appear in the 2017 Calendar! Photos can be from anywhere, but special consideration is given to local images. A horizontal format provides the best results. Here is just a small sample of the possibilities: Magnificent Lake Scenes, Spring Flowers, Local Events, Landscapes, Winter Beauty, Picnics, Little League, 4th of July, Fall Leaves, Animals, Halloween.
The possibilities are endless!
$50 prize if your photo is chosen for one of the 12 months.
$100 prize if your photo is chosen for the cover!
Contest rules for submitting your entry online:
(1) Select one or two of your very best color photos and send them above. No more than two photos per entrant. (2) Complete the entry
form, granting the Butler Eagle permission to use your photo in the 2017 Advertising Calendar. (3) Make certain your entries arrive no later than 5:00PM on Wednesday, November 16, 2016. (4) A panel of Butler Eagle employees will do all judging. The decision of the judges will be final. (5) Photos will be judged based upon the following criteria: a) Composition
b) Subject matter c) Quality d) Contrast (6) Entrants must be 18 years of age to participate or have written permission from a parent or guardian included.
(7) Photos may be submitted in electronic high resolution format (pdf, tif, eps). (8) Professional photographers are not eligible.
Employees of the Butler Eagle and their immediate families are not eligible. (9) All photos become the property of the Butler Eagle and will not be
returned. Photos will be used as monthly artwork for our 2017 Advertising Calendar and the Butler Eagle claims related promotional rights for additional
promotional use as deemed appropriate.