From April 11 – May 7 BLOOM, The Abbotsford Tulip Festival and Tourism Abbotsford will be
hosting a photography contest to create a highlight gallery of some the best captures of this
- To enter in the photo contest, photographers must upload their best capture to Instagram with the hashtag #bloomsbest2017. Every image uploaded with this hashtag is considered an entry in the photo contest.
- The photo contest will award a prize for the best photo in 5 categories: Kids, Those in Love (couples), Pets, Scenery and Portraits.
- At the end of the festival, the best images under the hashtag search will be shortlisted and a panel of judges will determine the final winners.
- All shortlisted contestants will be contacted via direct message on Instagram with request to submit their high-resolution image file through email and grant usage for social media, web, and a photo calendar. The photographer will always be credited for their image.
- A panel of judges from BLOOM and Tourism Abbotsford will select and award the final winners with their prizes.
- Bloom will inform the winners (x5)
- All shortlisted images from the contest submitted via email will be uploaded to a gallery page on the Bloom Website giving credit to each photographer.
- Images may also be used in a printed 12 Months of Bloom Calendar
- A follow up EDM communication will be released after the festival announcing the winners and sharing their images.