About the 2013 Cover: "Lowell Creek Waterfall" was taken in Seward by William
2014 PHONE BOOK COVER PHOTO CONTEST
Thank you for your interest in our annual phone book cover
photo contest. The winning photo
selected in this competition will appear on the cover of the 2014 Nome/Seward/Unalaska
Please read the following contest specifications
carefully. These guidelines have been
established in order to insure fair competition for both our local amateur and
1. Photo Award
The winning photo will be
selected by a panel of judges and a check in the amount of $250.00 will be sent
to the winner once they have been notified and the appropriate photo releases
for entries placed on website
1/30/14 DEADLINE FOR ALL ENTRIES- 5:00
3. Entry Specifications
All entries must have been taken in the local
service areas covered by the Directory. See a complete list of communities
on the next page.
The photographer is required to give written permission
allowing TelAlaska publication rights for the photograph for use on the cover
of the Directory for one year - June 2014 through June 2015. If people appear in the photograph, they must
also sign a release form allowing TelAlaska to use their image on the directory
photos must be submitted in protective packaging and must include the
negative. 35mm color slides must be
clearly marked with the photographer’s name on the top side and submitted in a
plastic sleeve. Digital photos may be
submitted on a disk – please note that digital photos must be 300 dpi when
sized down to 5” x 7”.
MORE THAN FIVE PHOTOS PER ENTRANT WILL BE JUDGED.
4. Entry Application
The TelAlaska Entry Application
must be completed and submitted no later than 5:00 P.M., Thursday,
January 30, 2014 in the Anchorage office. Please submit photos and application to:
E. 56th Ave.
call 907-550-1719 if you have any questions.
5. Publishing Rights
entrants agree that the photographs submitted are wholly owned by
entrants agree that if their photo is selected, they will not sell the photo or
of the photo during the period that it is displayed on the
employees are not eligible to enter the photo contest.
7. PHOTOS WILL
NOT BE RETURNED UNLESS REQUESTED AND ACCOMPANIED BY A SELF-ADDRESSED, STAMPED
Photos submitted must have been taken in the
Directory’s service areas listed below:
Interior Telephone Company, Inc.
Cold Bay, Cooper Landing, Fort Yukon, Galena, Iliamna,
King Cove, Port Lions, Sand Point,
Unalaska/Dutch Harbor, Seward or Moose Pass
Mukluk Telephone Company, Inc.
Brevig Mission, Council, Elim, Golovin, Koyuk, Little
Diomede, St. Michael, Shaktoolik, Shishmaref, Stebbins, Teller, Wales, White
Mountain or Nome
photo has a vertical placement on the cover. A horizontal photo may lose some
important features when cropped to fit.
mindful of the cover photo from the previous year. For example, if last year’s
cover featured a photo of the Seward Boat Harbor, it is unlikely a similar
photo will be selected the next year.
2014 Directory Photo Contest Entry Form