Have a knack for taking frame-worthy photos or a keen eye for capturing that picture-perfect moment? Whether you are a part-time photographer or just like to dabble with a camera, Colonial Farm Credit wants to see your work! We are looking for 12 agriculture and/or rural related photos to feature in our 2018 calendar. So grab your camera, put on your creative cap, and show us what you’ve got!

Eligibility

  • Colonial Farm Credit customers, employees, and their family members are eligible to enter.
  • All photos must be taken within Colonial Farm Credit’s territory, which includes 50 counties in central and southern Virginia and southern Maryland. For a complete list of counties, please refer to the Locations page on the Colonial Farm Credit website.
  • Photos must have been taken within the last three years.

Photo Format

  • Only online submitted photos will be accepted. Please do not mail any hard copy photos. To access the photo submission form, click the Photo Calendar Contest link on the Colonial Farm Credit website homepage.
  • Horizontal photos are strongly preferred. Un-altered/un-cropped JPEG, TIFF, or RAW files only.
  • Photos must be at least 1.5 MB or larger in size to prevent resolution loss when enlarging.
  • Please limit your submissions to three per entrant.

Photo Themes

  • Photos should have an agricultural or rural living representation. Possible photo themes include, but are not limited to, the following:
    • Family members on the farm / business operation or rural living
    • Applicable industries within the territory, such as dairy, timber, crops, farmers’ markets, etc.
    • Farming/agriculture actions such as planting or harvesting
    • Farm animals, country kids, farm equipment, wildlife, flowers and other nature scenes
    • Rural related functions such as fairs and county festivals
    • Seasonal farm or rural setting

Prizes

12 photos will be chosen and featured in the 2018 calendar. Entrants whose photos are chosen will receive a complimentary calendar, bragging rights for a year, and will be announced and featured in the Colonial Farm Credit Leader Magazine and on the Colonial Farm Credit website. Three top winners* will be chosen to receive the following:

  • Grand Prize: $200 Visa gift card
  • Second Place: $50 Visa gift card
  • Third Place: $25 Visa gift card

* Employees and their family are not eligible to win top three prizes

All photos must be received via the online submission form by June 30th, 2017. If you have any questions, please email mlawson@colonialfarmcredit.com.

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Last Year's Winners

Do you have a knack for taking frame-worthy photos or a keen eye for capturing that picture-perfect moment? Check out last year's winners for inspiration!

 

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