Send those great shots of the City’s stunning architecture, beautiful parks, the Atlantic Ocean, and our residents and visitors having fun in the sun! The photo must be of a scene taken in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida (between 156 Street and 195 Street and the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway).
Winning images will be published on a non-exclusive basis in the City’s 2016 desk calendar available at the Sunny Isles Beach Government Center reception desk at the end of December 2015.
But even if your photo is not chosen for the calendar, there are many other places it may show up! The photo accompanying this article was submitted by Erica Mercedes showing all the colors of the rainbow in a spectacular sunrise over a calm morning ocean. As beautiful as the shot is, it would not work in the calendar format; however in the newspaper format, it shines! Some photos not used in our calendar may appear in our Living Magazine or on the website pages (with photo credit). All entries are considered Submissions are due by midnight, Monday, October 12, 2015 USA Eastern Time. Remember, if you are emailing entries, the total size limit for attachments is 10 MB.
Photo entries may require several separate emails. File-sharing sites may also be used, provide the link in your contest email. Storage devices such as flash drives or CDs may also be dropped off to Pelican Community Park (Attention: Alayne Yeash), 18115 North Bay Road, Sunny Isles Beach, Florida 33160. Be sure to include your contact information so that it may be retrieved later.
For more information go to http://www.sibfl.net/photocontest-2016 or direct any questions to 305-792-1706, extension 1764 or to firstname.lastname@example.org. Now grab your camera and take some prizewinning shots!