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Photo Contest – 2017

The Town of Tyngsborough’s Media Department is holding a Photo Contest open to residents and employees inside Tyngsborough. See below for the announcement flier and official rules.

Official Rules and Details

Tyngsborough Massachusetts Photo Contest
Show us your favorite photos of Tyngsborough!

What to enter
Your favorite photo of people, places or landmarks in Tyngsborough Massachusetts.

How to enter
Submit your photo via email to sbrogan@tyngsboroughma.gov along with your name, address, phone number and location the photo was taken.

Who May enter
The contest is open to all Tyngsborough residents and employees of Tyngsborough Massachusetts based businesses.

When is the deadline?
Entries will be accepted from 9am, March 20, 2017  to 12pm, March 31, 2017.
Voting will take place from 10am, April 3, 2017 to 10pm, April 14, 2017.

How does the judging work?
The photos will be judged by the public through the town Facebook page. Photos submitted for the contest will be posted to the Official Town of Tyngsborough Facebook page on September 12. The photo with the highest number of “Likes” on April 14, 2017 will be the winner. Participants may share the posts as often as they wish to increase the chances of winning.

What are the rules?

  • Photos must be taken in Tyngsborough MA.
  • Photos must be submitted via email along with Name, Address and location photo was taken (Personal information will not be shared with any outside parties).
  • Photo must be in electronic format (JPEG, JPG, PNG, TIFF). No paper or Polaroid photos will be accepted. The town is not responsible for any photo prints sent to town hall or other town agency.
  • Each submitted photo can not exceed 5mb in size.
  • Participants may enter up to two (2) photos; however each entry must be significantly different.
  • The photographs submitted must be wholly owned by the submitter. Edited works, compilations and doctored images from other photographers will not be accepted.

Prize
The winning photo and photographer will be featured on the official town website, Facebook page and Tyngsborough TV channels. The winner will also receive a prize pack valued at $100. The contest winner will be notified by email and phone call. All entrants will have their photos displayed in the Tyngsborough Public Library for the month of November and posted to its Facebook page.

Terms & Conditions
By submitting photos to the contest you are granting the Town of Tyngsborough irrevocable, royalty-free, nonexclusive right, in
perpetuity, to:

  • Use of your photo (along with a name credit) as promotion for this contest and future contests in print, website, social media, internet streaming and TV broadcasts.
  • Use in marketing and other official town materials in print, website, social media, internet streaming and TV broadcasts.
  • The Town of Tyngsborough is not responsible for any technical failures of submitted photos or of the Facebook voting process beyond our control and reserves the right to suspend the contest at any time.