Capture Lake Norman Photo Contest

October 10, 2018 12pm noon EST to November 10, 2018 12pm noon EST.

If you're a photographer (professional or amateur), showcase your work and the beauty of Lake Norman in Visit Lake Norman's 2018 Capture Lake Norman Photo Contest! Photographers are encouraged to submit images featuring the landscape, various seasons, attractions, wildlife, people, and the towns of Cornelius, Davidson and Huntersville. Images in high resolution are preferred. Use #CaptureLKN for your photos to be automatically entered into the contest via Instagram and Twitter.

Contest & Prize Details:

Winners: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will be selected by Visit Lake Norman from the top 20 most voted photo entries. So get your cameras out and take a photo that reveals what part of Lake Norman captures you! Get people to like your photo and improve your chances to win.

Who May Enter: The contest is open to any photographer, amateur, or professional who is 18 years old or older that are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia.

Entry Requirements:

  1. A completed online entry form.
  2. All entries must have been photographed in the Lake Norman area.
  3. All images submitted must be the work of the individual submitting them.
  4. Entries must be submitted by 12pm noon EST on Saturday, November 10, 2018.
  5. Any person that appears in a photograph has given permission to have their photo taken and be entered in the contest.
  6. All entries must positively reflect the Lake Norman area.

Contest Conditions:

  1. Visit Lake Norman reserves the right to contact photographers to confirm submission information or for any other necessary purposes.
  2. Anyone who submits a photo and/or are a selected winner, please be prepared to send in the original high-resolution image.
  3. Photographer retains the copyrights to his/her image, but grants Visit Lake Norman prior permission and right to publicly display, reproduce, store, copy, publish, post, and be used in any current or future media without compensation or approval.
  4. By default, any Facebook user can vote only once per photo, but can vote many times as long as every vote is for a new photo.
  5. All entries will be approved by Visit Lake Norman. Any photo deemed inappropriate may be disqualified from the competition at the discretion of Visit Lake Norman.

Prizes (Along with being featured in the Lake Norman Official Visitors Guide):

Grand Prize Winner - $200 VISA Gift Card and 1.5 hour Aloha paddleboard lesson for two
Second Place Winner - $100 VISA Gift Card and Oakley sunglasses
Third Place Winner - $50 VISA Gift Card and Oakley backpack

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2017 Photo Contest Winners


2016 Winners