We are always looking for ISA and ELAP student photos to incorporate in our catalogs and other promotional materials and would love to feature some of yours! Photos considered will be those that are creative and highlight your unique experiences of studying and volunteering abroad with ISA and ELAP!!
For all categories, photos can include students, locals and/or friends in the pictures.
For the Spring 2013 photo contest, the categories are as follows:
* I'm with ISA! - ISA activities and/or excursions, students holding the ISA logo, ISA office &
* The Gang is all Here - organized group shots with 3 to 8 people
* Culture, Customs and Traditions - fairs, ceremonies, holiday celebrations, local festivals, and other
* Nature's Beauty - landscapes, panoramic views and outdoor activities
*"When in Rome" shot - everyday life, activities, foods, people and places unique to your city
* The Artistic Eye - A chance to express your creative vision that may not fit in any of the other
* Tales of the City- architecture, monuments, or places of interest
NO PHOTOGRAPHS INCORPORATING ALCOHOL OR ILLEGAL ACTIVITIES WILL BE CONSIDERED
All entries must be sent to ISA via email email@example.com as an attachment! The maximum amount of photos that can be submitted per person is 3 photos per category. The following information must be included in the body of the email in order of the photo PER PHOTO:
1. Title of Photo
We will only be accepting high resolution JPEG files (2100 x 1500 pixels or higher) that don't have any Photoshop filters applied!
You must save your photograph to your computer with your first and last name as the filename. If there is more than one photo being submitted, please save the file as first name and last name and sequential number (EXAMPLE. JoeySmith01, JoeySmith02). Again, make sure to add your photo AS AN ATTACHMENT.
Please send each set of photos per category in one e-mail and have the subject line be YOUR NAME and CATEGORY (EXAMPLE: Joey Smith GANG'S ALL HERE). This means you would send us seven e-mails if you are submitting photos for all categories.
If you still have troubles, you can upload all your photos to Picasa.com in ONE album and add the photo information as the CAPTION for each photo. Then, you will need to share your Picasa album with us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you aren't sure how to do this, just send us an e-mail and we can help you out.
(Seven) Category winners: $50 Visa gift card per category
All winners will also be announced on the ISA website after the selection date.
DEADLINE: All photos must be submitted by June 30, 2013, but you are encouraged to send them in early! The contest will be evaluated and winners selected by July 15, 2013.
The contest will be evaluated and winners selected July 15, 2013. Please make sure to submit photos to email@example.com. By submitting your photos to the contest, you release all materials to be used by ISA and/or ELAP and its study abroad affiliates exclusively for promotional reasons. This includes, but is not limited to print, video and digital mediums. All photos will be credited to you when used. If photos are found to not have been taken by an ISA/ELAP student, photos will automatically be disqualified from the contest.
REMEMBER: If you have more photos you want to submit, but have already entered 21 photos into the contest, you are welcome to still send in other photos which will be considered for publication in ISA/ELAP promotional materials!
If you would like to see some of the photo entries from previous winners, check them out here!