2012 entry, "Portland Head Lighthouse," from Mary Ellen Muesing
The Observer's annual summer vacation photo contest
Enter our “How I Shot My Summer Vacation” contest for a chance to win a $25 gift card, T-shirt and more.
Winners of the Best All-Around Photo (chosen by Observer editors) and Readers’ Choice categories will each receive a $25 gift card. Those winners and the People Picture and Scenic Shot winners will each receive an “I Travel With the Charlotte Observer” T-shirt and two travel books.
On Sept. 22, we’ll publish the winners in the Observer, and present a slideshow of the best photos on CharlotteObserver.com.
DEADLINE: midnight Sept. 9.
Best All-Around Photo
Best People Picture
Best Scenic Shot
Plus... You can vote for Readers’ Choice.
Rules: Images must have been taken after May 24, 2013. Cropping is allowed, but images cannot be digitally manipulated.
HOW TO ENTER: It’s easy.
1) Register with Upickem and log in. (If you have registered for a previous CharlotteObserver.com contest, you can log in with that username and password.)
2) Then upload your photo, following the instructions given.
View current entries HERE.
Vote for your Readers' Choice HERE.
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