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Photo Contest Ends Aug 31st

posted Aug 19, 2010, 7:12 PM by Dennis Hirschfelt
The Hull Family Home & Farmstead photo contest ends on August 31st.  Get your submissions in and make sure you follow the rules we have listed below!!


Hull Family Home & Farmstead
2011 “Reimaging the Past”
Calendar Photo Contest

Contest Rules

1.  The contest is open to professional and amateur photographers in the following age groups:  12 years and under; 13-18 years of age; and 18 years of age and older.  

2.  First, second and third place prizes will be awarded in each age group.  The prizes for each group are:  1st Place – 1 (one) $100 gift certificate redeemable at Continental Camera.  2nd Place – 1 (one) $50 gift certificate redeemable at Continental Camera.  3rd Place – 1 (one) $25 gift certificate redeemable at Continental Camera.  

3.  Entries may be submitted electronically in all acceptable Adobe Photoshop formats to ghowell@hullfamilyhome.org.  Entries may also be submitted on CD in all acceptable Adobe Photoshop formats or in print format and mailed to the Hull House Foundation, 5962 Genesee Street, Lancaster, NY 14086.

4.  All pictures must be taken between September 1, 2009 and August 31, 2010.

5.  All pictures must be submitted by midnight on August 31, 2010; no photos will be accepted after this date.

6.  The subject of submitted photos must contain elements of the Hull House or Hull House-sponsored activities.

7.  Prize-winning photographs will be used in the 2011 Hull House Calendar.

8.  Contestants will retain the rights to their photographs.  However, contestants grant the Hull House Foundation unlimited use of their pictures, with accreditation, for up to two years.

9.  Photos showing the face of a child under the age of 18 must be submitted with written permission from the child’s parent or guardian to use the child’s likeness in the submission.

10.  The Hull House Foundation reserves the right to reject photos for any reason it deems fit.

11.  Contest organizers and judges are not eligible to enter the contest.

12.  The decisions of the judges are final.