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COOPERTOWN'S 25TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION ACTIVITIES
 
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Town of Coopertown is hosting a photography contest!!

 

Select an Age and Category below, review the rules and submission guidelines, grab those cameras (or phones) and start clicking. 

We look forward to seeing all the amazing photo of our beautiful hometown!

CATEGORY:

Select Age & Classification for Entry

Coopertown – My Home

Coopertown – All Things Nature

Coopertown – Farm Life

Coopertown – Faces

Coopertown - Proud

17 and Under

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adult – Amateur

(18-60 Years of age)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior – Amateur

(60+ Years of age)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adult - Professional

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior - Professional

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CATEGORY DESCRIPTIONS:

MY HOME:  This category is reserved for a picture that says “home” to you.  It can be of homes, home life, historical places, barrels, landmarks, buildings, rolling hills, landscapes, etc.

ALL THINGS NATURE:  This category is reserved for all nature related pictures.  This includes wildlife, flowers, trees,  sunsets, snow storms, rainy days, sunrises, etc.

FARM LIFE:  This category is reserved for a picture relating to life on our farms.  This includes pictures of fields, farm equipment, people working in the farms, livestock, etc.

FACES:  This category is reserved for pictures with our residents.  This includes self-portraits, selfies, pictures of families, friends, children at special events, etc.  Please note: This category does require a release signed by the “faces” in the picture (or legal parent/guardian if the subject is under the age of 18).

PROUD:  Coopertown Pride. This category is reserved for pictures displaying pride in our hometown.  This includes school sporting events, civic events, our law enforcement, fire department, elected officials, Barrell or other Coopertown Event pictures (past or present).

RULES:

  1. All pictures MUST be taken within the borders of Coopertown and identified as such on the entry page.
  2. All pictures MUST be taken by Coopertown Residents, Students, those who own or work for Businesses located in Coopertown, and/or are Land Owners in Coopertown.  
  3. All pictures in the Faces category must be accompanies by a photo release waiver.  All attempts should be made to seek photo release waivers of faces prominently displayed in any category above.
  4. All pictures must be accompanied by a photo release waiver from the photographer allowing the Town of Coopertown to utilize these photos for promotional, marketing, social medial, website, or other appropriate uses by the Town.
  5. Each photographer can submit up to five entries – one per category.

AWARDS:

  1. Awards will be given in each of the categories with the top prize receiving $25.00.
  2. Judges:  The Board of Mayor and Aldermen will serve as Judges for all Categories
  3. Peoples Choice:  Citizens will have the opportunity to vote for the Peoples Choice Award at the 25th Anniversary Celebration with a prize in the amount of $125.00 given to the award recipient.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES AND DEADLINES:

  1. Photos must be submitted to City Hall no later than September 8th.  Submissions must include:
    1. A printed copy of the photo, no larger than 8x10
    2. An electronic copy of the photo can be emailed to: CCDC@CoopertownTN.org
    3. A Photo Release Form signed by the photographer (or legal guardian if the photographer is under 18 years of age).
    4. A Photo Release Form from the subject in the photo if in the “Faces” Category or prominently displayed in the picture.  The form should be signed by the legal guardian if the subject is under 18 years of age.

JUDGING AND AWARDS PRESENTATION:

  1. Photos will be on display at City Hall from September 13 to September 24th and will be available for viewing at the 25th Anniversary Celebration for Coopertown on Saturday September 25th.
  2. Citizens can vote for the Peoples Choice Award during the celebration from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
  3. Awards will be presented on September 25th during the Coopertown 25th Anniversary Celebration at 3:00 p.m..

 

 

 

 

 

25th Anniversary Celebration

PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

ENTRY FORM

PHOTOGRAPHY CONTESTENTRY FORM

 

PHOTOGRAPHER NAME: _________________________________________________________________

 

LEGAL GUARDIAN (if photographer is under 18) ______________________________________________

 

ADDRESS: _____________________________________________________________________________

 

PHONE NUMBER: _______________________EMAIL: ________________________________________

 

Name of Camera / Phone Used: ___________________________________________________________

 

Find your Age and Classification below and then place an “X” under each of the categories you will be submitting your photograph for judging.

Select Age & Classification for Entry

Coopertown – My Home

Coopertown – All Things Nature

Coopertown – Farm Life

Coopertown – Faces

Coopertown - Proud

17 and Under

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adult – Amateur

(18-60 Years of Age)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior – Amateur

(60+ Years of Age)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adult – Professional

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior - Professional

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES AND DEADLINES:

Photos must be submitted to City Hall no later than September 8, 2021.  Submissions must include:

< >A printed copy of the photo, no larger than 8x10, with a brief description of the photo to include a name for the photo and where the photo was taken.An electronic copy of the photo can be emailed to: CCDC@CoopertownTN.orgA Photo Release Form from the subject in the photo if in the “Faces” Category or prominently displayed in the picture.  The form should be signed by the legal guardian if the subject is under 18 years of age.

25th Anniversary Celebration

PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

RELEASE FORM

PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST RELEASE FORM

 

The Town of Coopertown has my permission to use my or my child’s photograph publicly to promote the Town.  I understand that the images being submitted by ____________________________ (name of photographer) to the Town of Coopertown for the 25th Anniversary Celebration photography Contest may be used in print publications, online publications, presentations, websites, and social media.  I also understand that no royalty, fee or other compensation shall become payable to me by reason of such use.

 

Name of Subject(s) in photograph: _____________________________                           _____________________________

Signature of Subject(s) is Photograph: ___________________________         _____________________________

Phone Number of Primary Subject: _____________________________

Email of Primary Subject: _____________________________________

Date: ____________________

 

If subject is under the age of 18, name and signature of parent/legal guardian:

Name: _____________________________________               Signature: ________________________________________

Date: _____________________

 

 

 

25th Anniversary Celebration

PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

PHOTO SUBMISSION FORM

 

PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST PHOTO SUBMISSION FORM

 

PHOTOGRAPHER NAME: ________________________________________________________

Please select the appropriate category for your entry below.  Complete a separate form for each entry.  Entries are limited to five per photographer

Select Age & Classification for Entry

Coopertown – My Home

Coopertown – All Things Nature

Coopertown – Farm Life

Coopertown – Faces

Coopertown - Proud

17 and Under

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adult – Amateur

(18-60 Years of Age)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior – Amateur

(60+ Years of Age)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adult – Professional

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior - Professional

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Give your Photo a Name: __________________________________________

Description of your Photo: ____________________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________________________________

Your Photo MUST be taken within the Coopertown town limits.  Where was your photograph taken?

__________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Any additional information we should know about your photo?

___________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________

 

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