Contest is free to enter & open to any amateur photographer currently living in Alaska
Only one photo entry per contestant
Only minimal digital editing to the image (no abstract editing)
Picture must have been taken within the last year (no photos before April 2020)
No photos containing violence, sex, profanity, or direct attacks on any individuals or organizations. Any entries deemed offensive will be disqualified.
Photos will be graded by Digital Blueprint's owners, employees & a panel
of guest judges made up of local artists and photographers.
The "wow" factor. The image is striking and stays with you.
The image expresses a clear thought and original idea. The subject matter is presented in a unique way or from a non-traditional viewpoint.
Proper attention has been given to light the subject matter. Any extremes of darkness or brightness are done to accent the content.
The subject of the photo is framed in a meaningful way. Angles and perspective are used properly to best capture the content.
The content is appropriately in focus (unless intentionally out of focus to enhance the subject matter). Exposure, white balance and color are used appropriately.
1st Place: 24x36 Photo Mounted to Foam
2nd Place: 18x24 Photo Mounted to Foam
3rd Place: 8x10 Photo Mounted to Foam
1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners* will have their winning photo displayed in the store
and on our website for one month.
All contest participants will receive a voucher for
20% off one print order of $50 or more.
*Winners will be contacted through the phone & email they provide at sign up.
Entry deadline - May 21 at 3:00pm
Awards Celebration & First Friday Expose' - June 4th at 5:00pm