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Teen Photography Contest

Event Start Date: 6/24/2017 12:00 AM

Event End Date: 8/18/2017 11:59 PM

Event Locations
Brownsville Library
Burgessville Library
Embro Library
Harrington Library
Ingersoll Library
Innerkip Library
Mount Elgin Library
Norwich Library
Otterville Library
Plattsville Library
Princeton Library
Tavistock Library
Thamesford Library
Tillsonburg Library

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We are excited to announce that the Teen Photography Contest is returning this summer and open to teens 12-18 years old with an active Oxford County Library card. See attached poster and rules below. For more information or to submit a photo please email Meagan at mberry@ocl.net.

Oxford County Library

Teen Photography Contest Rules

Who may enter:
Anyone from 12-18 years of age (except for staff of Oxford County Library). Entrants must have an active Oxford County Library card.

What to enter:
Photographs can be entered for the following four categories: Canada 150, Oxford County, Summer, and Words.

Limit of 1 photo per category.

Entries must be clearly marked which category they are for.
Photographs must have been shot by the entrant during the contest time.

If a person or people are in your photograph(s), you must get their permission to enter it in the contest by having them, or their parent/guardian, sign our Consent Form (available in the library or request via email).

No Selfies, please.

How to enter:
Please submit your entries by e-mail to mberry@ocl.net:

1.Within your e-mail submission, include your name, phone number, age, and category for each photo.

2. Include your Oxford County Library card number.

3.Attach the photo(s).

4.If submitting more than one photo, please clearly designate which category each photo corresponds with. Separate e-mails are fine too.

Library use of entries:                                                 

By entering your work, you acknowledge that Oxford County Library shall have the right to use, modify, reproduce, publish, display, distribute, or make derivative works of entry materials for promotional or any other purposes.

Entry deadline:
Contest begins June 24, 2017. All entries must be received by 6pm on August 18, 2017.

All entered photographs will be displayed in the Tillsonburg Public Library and other Oxford County Library branches during the summer. Photographs may also be featured on the Oxford County Library website and social media pages.

Five winners will be selected, one for each category, as well as a Grand Prize winner. Patrons of Oxford County Library will be eligible to vote for their favorite photo in each category from August 21-26, 2017. The Grand Prize winner will be chosen by the Friends of the Tillsonburg Public Library.

The Grand Prize winner will receive $200 in cash. One winner for each of the four categories will be selected to receive $50 in cash.

All prizes generously donated by the  Friends of the Tillsonburg Public Library