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#ILSouth Photo Contest

Things are heating up in ILLINOISouth and we would like to see some pictures from your adventures throughout the area. Take your camera with you or enter photos you already havae in our 2018
#ILSouth contest. Submissions are being accepted April 11th – July 11th.

One finalist will be chosen from each of our three geographic areas (See Map Above). Our social media followers will vote for the People’s choice winner on Friday, July 13th.

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  • Each Finalist (3) will receive a $100 gift card.
  • The People’s choice winner will receive a day package for two at American Obstacle and a two tickets to an INDYCAR race at Gateway Motorsports Park.

Rules & Guidelines

Only photos taken in the ILLINOISouth region will be eligible (Counties: Bond, Clark, Clay, Crawford, Clinton, Cumberland, Edwards, Fayette, Hamilton, Jasper, Lawrence, Madison, Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Perry, Randolph, Richland, St. Clair, Wabash, Washington, Wayne, White). Use of watermarks on the photo is prohibited.

Please name files as such: “Photographer’s Name, Photograph Location, County Name” (ex: John Smith, Little Wabash River, Wayne County).

Photos must be 2MB in size. Photos from smartphones can be uploaded You may submit an unlimited number of images for the contest and may submit a photo from each geographic area. Photos of private property are not eligible. Only high-quality color submissions will be accepted.

By submitting a photo, the contestant hereby agrees that all photographs submitted shall become the property of ILLINOISouth Tourism. ILLINOISouth Tourism reserves the non-exclusive right to use any photograph(s) in its publications or other promotions purposes. By submitting this (application) and photo, the contestant also acknowledges that any persons appearing in submitted photograph(s) have given the contestant and ILLINOISouth Tourism consent for reproduction and promotional use.

To enter ILLINOISouth Tourism’s photo contest, please complete and submit the form.

Photo Contest