The Lookout Photo Contest website is the perfect place to post your favorite pictures of fun times and great memories experienced while spending time at The Lookout.
Qualifying photos submitted between June 24 and September 30 of 2016 will be entered to win 12 first prizes and 1 grand prize. Please read the photo guidelines and most importantly have some fun!
Digital images can be submitted using the online entry form. Images should be formatted horizontally (vertical and panoraic photographs will not be considered) and no smaller than 800 by 600 pixels. Images should be submitted in JPG (high quality) or TIFF format. File sizes must be less than 10MB per image. Entries may be color or black and white digital scans (no allowances will be made for poor-quality scans).
Please do not send prints or slides to Lookout Photo Contest.
Minor digital enhancement is permitted, but images that have been significantly modified or appear unnatural will be disqualified.
Please note that the Lookout Photo Contest does not allow names, logos or writing on photo entries. These markings must be removed prior to submission.
No borders or frames may be added to images.
No watermarks, signatures, or copyright notices may be added to images (All winning images will be displayed with the photographer's name).
Adding or replacing elements in an image is not permitted.
Artistic filters are not permitted.
Images may be cropped and rotated as necessary as long as the rectangular format is maintained and the size is within the specifications above.
Images may be resized as long as the aspect ratio is maintained.
Red-eye removal and spot editing.
One-step enhancement (such as "AutoFix", "QuickFix", "Auto Levels", etc.).
Use of filters to sharpen, soften, blur, despeckle, or remove noise.
Use of corrective functions to improve the natural appearance of the image, such as levels, contrast, brightness, curves, intensity, tone, hue, saturation, lightness, value, color balance, and tint.
Suggested Subject Matter
We encourage you to get out and capture the spirit, beauty and essence of life at the Lake Chelan and its surrounding areas.
Photos that are sexually explicit or offensive in any way will not be accepted or displayed on the website.
12 first prize photographs will be featured as monthly artwork in the 2017 Lookout calendar. Each one of the first prize photographers will be awarded a $50 gift certificate to Vin du Lac Winery & Bistro.
The grand prize winner will be awarded to the very prominent cover spot, fronting the Lookout calendar and a beach cruiser bicycle.
Lookout Photo Contest
101 Jackrabbit Lane
Chelan, WA 98816