Photography competition (closed 10/6)


The Thakeham Parish 2016 photography competiton is now closed.

The parish photography competition celebrates the life and scenes of Thakeham.  We are looking for photographs that are taken in (or of) the parish, falling within the broad themes of local scenes, wildlife and people.

You can submit up to 4 photographs, via the form below or by email (see below for further information on how to do this).  Please also read the rules of the competition before entering.

The deadline for entries is 4pm on Friday 10 June 2016.

Competition age groups and prizes

Age groups: Adult (17yrs +); Young (12-16 yrs); Junior (8-11 yrs); Fledgling (under 7).

First prizes: Adult/Young age groups: £20; Junior/Fledgling age groups: £10.

Second and Third prizes (all age groups): guaranteed use of the image on the parish website.

Best Overall Picture winner: £20.

Prizes will be in the form of gift vouchers.

Following the closing date, competition winners will be decided by a judging panel appointed by the Parish Council.  Short-listed entrants in each category will be displayed at the Village Day of Saturday 18 June, at which the winners and runners-up for each age group and overall Best Picture will be announced.

So get snapping – there are endless photographs you can take of Thakeham – try looking off the beaten track.   If you have any queries relating to this competition please contact the Clerk – or telephone 01798 815305.

Submit your entries here

Please use the file upload facility below.  You can submit up to 4 photos – after each file has successfully uploaded, just use the form again to select and upload another picture.

Before you start: photographs must be submitted in digital form (.png or .jpg) and be a maximum size of 2Mb.  Please create copies of your files with the required file name format, i.e. ‘yourname_yourphototitle.jpg’ (or .png) for upload.    If you prefer to submit your entries by email (to the same format requirements apply; please also specify age category and acceptance of competition terms and conditions.

Upload your photos with this filename structure: yourname_yourphototitle.jpg

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