Known for several years for the comprehensive pictorial depiction of Northwest Florida people and special events, Real Florida Magazine has announced the ‘2013 Summer Photo Contest’.
A subsidiary of The Goulding Agency, Inc. in Chipley, Florida, the magazine is published bi-monthly and distributed in Jackson, Washington, Holmes and Bay County, as well as in Southeast Alabama.
Photographic submission to the ‘2013 Summer Photo Contest’ began on June 1 and ends on June 30, 2013. The top three winners in each of three categories (‘People’, ‘Places’ and ‘Things’) will be published in the August 2013 issue of the magazine. In addition, the submitted photos will be displayed in a special edition of Real Florida Magazine as well as in social media and websites associated with Real Florida Magazine.
The contest is open to any individual who has reached the age of 18 at the time of entry, and who does not work for, or is a family member of, anyone associated with Real Florida Magazine, The Goulding Agency, Inc., or its subsidiaries and affiliates.
Vice President of The Goulding Agency, Inc. Debbie Goulding mentions that entries are already forthcoming. ‘We were surprised at the immediate response to the contest’, says Goulding. ‘The high-profile nature of the print magazine, as well as the online version, has attracted the attention of many regional photographers and recreational shooters, and we are pleasantly surprised by the quality thus far’.
Each Entry consists of an entry form, media release form and up to a total number of nine images and there is no entry fee. Photographs must be original and owned by the contestant, and must be in digital format. Only online entries will be eligible and no print or film submissions will be accepted for entry into this contest.
For more information and to download applications and rules, please visit www.RealFloridaMagazine.org.