Photo Contest Sponsored by Nancy Shepherd Photography

Harvard Hot Air Balloon Photography Contest

Harvard Hot Air Balloon Photography Contest


City of Harvard and Nancy Shepherd Photography Presents the Harvard Hot Air Balloon Photography Contest


This contest will be FREE of Charge and will be on -line submissions only,

Just a few Rules & Regulations:

1/ Photographs must be taken during the Harvard Balloon Festival Sept 1-3, 2017

2/ Open to all Levels:

– Photographers Enter into 1 division only

– 2-Divisions Adult & Student ( ages 7-18)

3/ Black & White or Color Images accepted, Photoshop or similar programs maybe used

4/ All Photographs submitted maybe posted on Facebook or Website, You retain photo rights to your photographs and receive photo credit for any photographs submitted. Photographs maybe used for advertising of future events

5/ All images must be sent via e-mail to by TBD
Only 5 photographs per person
All photographs will be displayed at

6/ Please submit as jpgs, 72 dpi and width of no more than 1200 pixels. Please label your files as follows:
last name first initial-image number.jpg (shepherdn-1234.jpg)

7/ Entry must include your name, address, phone number and email address, Please specify if you are entering Adult or Student Division and a short description of your photography Specific Balloon Name./Team, Camera info etc (optional)

8/ Judges will be local McHenry County Photographers
Finalist will be notified by Sept 29, 2016
Trophies/Ribbons will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place & 2 Honorable Mentions in each Division
Other prizes yet to be determined

9/ With entry into this contest, you have read and agreed to all rules and conditions of this contest. Any and all releases are the responsibility of the photographer

10/ Top 15 finalist from each division will have their photographs displayed at the Harvard Public Library for final judging and Peoples choice award. Finalists will be asked for a 810 matted photograph for display. All photographs will be posted on


After TBD for easy on line Peoples choice voting

For any questions please feel free to contact me:

Nancy Shepherd

Powered by Khore by Showthemes