Contest opens to submissions Monday, June 18, 2018.

All submissions due Friday, August 17, 2018 no later than 6pm.

One entry per person, please.

Email for submissions:


Photo Entries:

Categories: Submit your best photo for one of the following categories:

Grades 9-12 and Adults:

Nature and Wildlife

People and Portraits

Maine Life

My Life


Students grades 6 and under:

Best Photo on the theme “The Way Life Should Be”.


Format: All photos should be submitted both as electronic files and as printed photographs. Printed photographs will be displayed in the library. You may use photo editing software to edit your photographs. Adobe Photoshop is available free of charge at TPL. You may print your entry at the library for $.25 per page, color or black and white.

Video Entries:

Maximum ten minutes in length, including titles and credits. Any plot or theme your chose, however, all material must be G, PG, PG-13 rated material. Documentaries welcome.

Format: Videos should be submitted electronically as an AVI, FLV, WMV, MOV, or MP4 file. Videos may be submitted via email or on a DVD.


Age Groups:

Grades 7-12 and adults.

Students grades 6 and under.