Scenic North Carolina 2021 Photo Contest Guidelines

Scenic North Carolina is excited to launch our 2021 Photo Contest. Photos will be accepted from October 13 – November 11. Winners will be announced on Monday, November 15th on the Scenic North Carolina website and social media platforms. We will also share winning photos in our newsletter.

The contest is open to both professional and amateur photographers. Share your favorite photos of beautiful North Carolina with us. We are excited to see your photos from around the state, in all different seasons.  Photographers can submit up to 10 photographs. Ideas for scenic photos include scenic roadways, byways and trails, scenic cityscapes, scenic landscapes, scenic water (lakes, rivers, waterfalls), etc.


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Contest Guidelines:


-The winner of the grand prize photo will receive a cash prize of $100, a framed certificate, and will be featured on Scenic North Carolina’s social media channels, website, and newsletter. 

-There will be four honorable mentions awarded. Honorable mentions will be featured on Scenic North Carolina’s social media channels and website.