Nelson Winter Shootout Finale and Show

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Nelson Winter Shootout Finale and Show

April 2 @ 8:00 pm11:30 pm PDT

A five day competition for local photographers to showcase their talent and creativity this winter. From March 27th to the 31st, competitors will work against the clock to collect images for a selection of five single-image categories, as well as photo essay category. Submitted photographs are analyzed by a panel of judges, and the contestants’ creations will be showcased the following week with awards and prizes for category winners at The Royal.
Stills Categories:
– Street Photography
– Wildlife
– Landscape
– Inbounds skiing/boarding
– Backcountry
Photo Essay:
A 60 to 120 second photo essay with audio. There is no restrictions on subject matter and contestants are encouraged to be creative with what they wish to cover!
Registration for photographers will cost $20, either through eTransfer or cash. To register for the event, please follow this link to fill out the registration form:…/1FAIpQLSek92nQxQ5…/viewform…
Contest Rules:
– Photos must be taken within the contest timeframe (27th – 31st). EXIF camera data may be needed to verify if a photo is in question.
– Submissions will be judged by a panel based on photographic and aesthetic merit. Specific criteria will be sent to contestants’ registered email address.
– Final submissions must be delivered before midnight on the 31st. A link will be sent to contestants’ registered email for fileshare service where submissions will be uploaded.
– Contest entry fee ($20) must be paid before the end of the shooting window.
– Post-processing and other editing (i.e. Lightroom, Photoshop) is permitted.
– Ownership is retained completely by original photographer.
Good luck and happy shooting!


The Royal
330 Baker Street Nelson, BC V1L 4H5
Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H5 Canada
(250) 354-7014
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