Holker Hall & Gardens is launching its first ever photography competition to find the perfect shot for the 2012 Holker Hall & Gardens ‘Days You’ll Remember’ visitor leaflet. Amateur photographers are invited into the Gardens at Holker on four dedicated days during August to photograph any area of the public Gardens, exterior of the Hall or open parkland which covers over 20 acres and will be asked to submit their favourite Holker photograph by Friday 2nd September 2011. We would really love to see some shots of people enjoying the gardens and parkland. Please ask people for permission to submit any photographs where they are the main subject of the image.
The competition is open to amateur photographers and the winner will be selected by Holker Hall and professional photographer, Val Corbett. The winning photograph will be featured along with a credit to the winner, in the 2012 Holker Hall & Gardens ‘Days You’ll Remember’ leaflet with 120,000 copies printed and distributed across the North West region.
The photography dates will be Wednesday 3rd, Sunday 14th, Sunday 21st and Sunday 28th of August. To enter simply download an entry form below, Fill it in and present it on arrival. This form will act as a voucher for one person to enter the Gardens free of charge on one of the four dedicated days. A postal entry form can also be requested by calling 015395 58328.
Deadline for entries is Friday 2nd September 2011.
Entries can be submitted in jpeg format no larger than 2mb by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or via post as a 7x5 inch print. Please be sure to include your name, address and a contact telephone number. Please be aware that all photography is none returnable and that by submitting your entry you are agreeing for it to be used in publicity surrounding the competition and the Hall & Gardens. Holker reserves the right to not use photography deemed unsuitable for the Holker brand.