2019 Alaska Airmen Photo Contest

Photo Submission Instructions & Information

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Entry period

Entry period is now OPEN.

If you want to be considered for the calendar cover photo, you must submit eligible photo(s) before Monday, November 25th at 11:59 pm AKST.

All photos for the entire calendar must be submitted before Wednesday, December 4th at 11:59 pm AKST.

 

General Rules & Limitations

No more than 4 photos in total per person will be accepted.
Alaska Airmen members: no fee
Non-members: $10 per photo

All aviation related photos are acceptable (including helicopter, drone and airplane shots). Pictures of general aviation aircraft in them are preferred. However, pictures of drones, commercial aircraft, etc. will be considered.

Photos must be taken in Alaska. All photos are preferred to be taken in the last year, but not required. Previous calendar winning photos are not eligible to be submitted.

No watermarks or copyright on photos.

Winning photos will be aligned with season most accurately represented in photo.

No more than 1 photo per individual will be selected per calendar year. An entrant at most can have a winning photo in 2020 and a winning photo in 2021.

 

Each photo must have:

-Name of photographer
-Location
-Aircraft owner (if applicable)
-Aircraft type (optional)
-Photographer contact URL – pick one – Facebook/Instagram/Website (optional)

Note: For online submissions, please include these details in either a text or word document uploaded with the photographs. 

Entry Methods

Please email your photos and information to victoria@alaskaairmen.org or you may print and fill out the PDF form by clicking here.

You may mail or drop off a thumb drive/disc accompanied by the printable PDF form above to 4200 Floatplane Drive, Anchorage, AK 99502. Upload largest resolution image(s).

Photograph Selection Process

Alaska Airmen membership will vote for the cover photo and bonus categories at the Fairbanks Holiday Potluck on December 17th & Anchorage Holiday Potluck on December 19th. The winners will then be announced at the end of the Anchorage Holiday Potluck, once all votes are counted.

Final voting for the internal calendar photos will be conducted by the Airmen staff & board members.

Prizes

One cover photo will be selected and featured on calendar.
24 calendar month photos will be selected and featured in the calendar.

 

 

All winning photos will be selected by the Alaska Airmen members during our annual Christmas parties.

The 3 bonus categories are:

1. Most creative aviation photo 

2. Best aerial aviation photo

3. Best northern lights aviation photo

 

Winners will receive an exclusive Airmen swag bag!

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