2015 Fall Foto Fest Photo Contest - Your Imagination in Focus

We are looking for your most creative work - you are invited to submit images that unleash your creative side. Interesting landscapes, urban life, Photoshop designs, creative macro or close-up images, people, portraits ... if you can imagine a creation we want to see it.

You many submit up to three mounted images with a maximum print size of 17 inches in length.  No entry fees.

Winners will be announced during Fall Foto Fest on Sunday October 4th at our wrap-up Wine & Cheese event at the Bayfield Town Hall.

You can submit your images to one of our drop off locations listed below or order and submit your image online. Our print sponsor Baillie's Picture Framing Inc in Grand Bend will print, mount and submit your image(s) into the contest. Click here to upload and order your contest print(s) online.

Contest Entry Deadline Friday September 25th, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.


Contest Prize List

1st Prize

Tour package for one photographer on Photo Tour Trekkers tour to Yellowstone National Park at the end of April 2016. Your Air and Hotel are included. 

2nd Prize 

Photo Tour Trekkers 1 - One Day Tour

3rd Prize

Fall Foto Fest 2016 1- Two Day Admission

        4 Honourable Mention Prizes 

** Please note prizes are as listed and have no cash value. 

Contest Drop Off Locations:

Baillies Picture Framing - Deadline 4:00 p.m. Sep 25, 2015
22-81 Crescent St, Grand Bend, ON
Patina Studios - Deadline 4:00 p.m. Sep 25, 2015
12B Main Street, Bayfield, ON
Carlson Wagonlit Travel - Deadline 4:00 p.m. Sep 25, 2015
210 Front Street, Sarnia, ON
Carlson Wagonlit Travel - Deadline 4:00 p.m. Sep 25, 2015
224 Central Ave. London, ON
Appliance Quest - Deadline 4:00 p.m. Sep 25, 2015
584 Dundas St. Woodstock, ON

Our online printing sponsor Baillie's Picture Framing will be happy to print, mount and submit your entries. You can order online please click on this link. You can pay by Paypal, Visa, M/C or Amex.

Baillie’s Framing Contest Price Chart

 8x10 Print and Mount   $ 8.25  inc HST
 8x12 Print and Mount   $10.50 inc HST
11x14 Print and Mount  $16.50 inc HST
11x17 Print and Mount  $21.00 inc HST

Prints will be mounted on black matt board with a 1 inch border.

Contest Rules:
  • Maximum of 3 entries per person.
  • Submission size minimum 8x10 inches to a maximum of 17 inches in length. Entries must be mounted on black matt board with a minimum of 1 inch border. No picture frames.
  • Size examples 8x10, 10x12, 11x17. Note panorama prints are creative and accepted.
  • Entrants must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Each photo must be submitted with a completed and signed entry form. Tape your form to the back of the board, do not staple.
  • Contest limited to amateur photographers. Our rules define a professional photographer as one who makes 50% or more of their income from the photography profession.
  • Entries must be your own image. Digital editing is acceptable but must be done by the person submitting the image.
  • Photos remain the property of the photographer but submitted images may be used by the Fall Foto Fest Committee for promotional purposes.
  • Fall Foto Fest, the Fall Foto Fest Committee or drop off outlets are not responsible for damaged or lost prints.
  • Photos may be picked up at Fall Foto Fest after close of the weekend event or from the location of drop off Oct 8th to 20th, 2015.
  • Submission Deadline at drop off locations 4:00 p.m. September 25th, 2015.
  • Submissions will be on display during Fall Foto Fest Oct 3rd and 4th, 2015 in the Bayfield Town Hall.