The Contest is open to all amateur and professional photographers, age 18 and older, and to amateur photographers under the age of 18 with parents’ permission.





The Categories for entries are

  • Spring, 
  • Summer, 
  • Fall, 
  • Winter, 
  • Holidays, 
  • Animals/Nature, 
  • Children, and 
  • Local Living (the “Categories”). There is no limit on the number of entries per person. Each entry must comply with the following requirements (the “Photograph Requirements”):
  • Photographs must be in digital format. Only online entries will be eligible. No print or film submissions will be accepted for entry into this Contest. The photograph need not be taken with a digital camera; scans of negatives, transparencies, or photographic prints are acceptable. All digital files entered must be 5 megabytes or smaller, must be in JPEG or JPG format, and must be at least 1,600 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 1,600 pixels tall (if a vertical image).
  • The photograph, in its entirety, must be a single work of original material taken by the Contest entrant. By entering the Contest, entrant represents, acknowledges, and warrants that the submitted photograph is an original work created solely by the entrant, that the photograph does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity, and that no other party has any right, title, claim, or interest in the photograph.
  • The photograph must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of Postcards Magazine (Sponsor), contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content.

The entries in each Category will judged separately, in accordance with the Judging Criteria, as defined below. All entries must be submitted and received by September 30, 2021, at 11:59:59 p.m. Sponsor reserves the right to examine the original photograph/source material in order to confirm compliance with these rules.



 Contest prizes may include: a resort stay*, recognition in Postcards Magazine and on, and Postcards Magazine merchandise

Each entry consists of an entry form and a single image. To enter, visit; click on photo contest and complete the entry form with the required information, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, and photo category; and submit along with your photograph in accordance with the instructions that follow