Call for Entries: Somerset in Focus – Calendar Image Competition

Capture the essence of Somerset through your lens and stand a chance to feature in our exclusive calendar for the upcoming year! We invite photographers of all levels to submit their best images showcasing the beauty, diversity, and unique character of Somerset.

Competition Categories:

  1. Landscapes: From rolling hills to sweeping vistas, showcase the breathtaking landscapes that define Somerset.
  2. Coastal Charm: Highlight the stunning coastline, including beaches, cliffs, and charming coastal towns.
  3. Historic Heritage: Explore Somerset’s rich history through images of historic landmarks, buildings, and monuments.
  4. Rural Life: Capture the tranquility and charm of rural life in Somerset’s villages and countryside.
  5. Seasonal Splendor: Showcase the changing seasons in Somerset, from vibrant spring blooms to cozy winter scenes.

Competition Guidelines:

  • Each participant may submit up to three high-resolution images per category.
  • Images must be original and taken within Somerset county.
  • Submissions should be in landscape orientation and suitable for printing in a calendar format (minimum resolution of 3000×2000 pixels).
  • The competition is open to photographers of all ages and skill levels.
  • By submitting your images, you grant permission for them to be used in promotional materials related to the competition.

How to Enter:

  1. Email with your image, name and contact details.
  2. Upload your images according to the specified guidelines or transfer using


  • Winning images will be featured in our exclusive Somerset calendar with ver 15,000 copies produced for the upcoming year.
  • Each category winner will receive a complimentary copy of the calendar.
  • The overall winner will be featured spotlight on our website and social media channels.
  • Additionally, there is a chance to win a £50 Amazon voucher if your image is chosen as one of the finalists. Final judging will be conducted by Visit Somerset, the official tourism website for the county, ensuring impartial and expert selection.

Important Dates:

  • Submission Deadline: 01/08/2024

Join us in celebrating the beauty of Somerset through photography. Your images could be the ones that grace walls and desks across the county, capturing the hearts and imaginations of all who see them. Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your talent and love for Somerset!

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