#PicturePTBOCounty Contest Winners Announced!

November 4, 2020 - At today's County Council meeting, Warden J. Murray Jones announced the winners of the #PicturePtboCounty contest. Check out the winning pictures here.


#PicturePTBOCounty Photo Contest

Enter your photos of Peterborough County’s majestic natural beauty, dynamic infrastructure and industry, or vibrant community life for a chance to win some great prizes in the #picturePTBOCounty Contest.

We encourage you to submit your photos by November 1, 2020 to be considered in the contest!


1st Prize (1) - $250

2nd Prize (1) - $100

Honourable Mentions (3) - $50

  • Photo should be high resolution, 300 dpi. 
  • All submissions must be in high resolution format (jpg, gif, png, or bmp) with a maximum size of 10MB. 
  • Photographs must not be more than two years old. 
  • All photos must be submitted digitally through the form. 
  • All photos should be located within Peterborough County with the location described in the submission form. 
  • Photos should contain appropriate subject matter and avoid including people for which a signed model release has not been obtained. 
  • If there are identifiable individuals in the photo, it is the entrants’ responsibility to obtain, prior to submission of the entry, a signed model release form. If any individual is under the age of 18, a signed model release form must have the signature of the individuals’ parent or legal guardian. Photos that are not accompanied by such release forms are ineligible.

Contest Rules and Regulations

  • Photographs can only be submitted for consideration in the contest online during our published call for submissions – October 1, 2020 to November 1, 2020. Photos submitted after the contest dates will not be considered for a prize. 
  • Peterborough County’s photo contest is open to Canadian residents only. Both visitors and residents are welcome to enter. 
  • There is a limit of five (5) of entries per photographer. Each photo will require a separate entry form and be uploaded one at a time. 
  • Photos must not infringe on copyright or other intellectual property rights and must be relevant to the contest. 
  • Entries must be submitted online – no prints, copies or other formats will be accepted. 
  • Every digital photo submitted must be accompanied by a fully completed entry form and any required Model Release Forms. Please include a caption, location and make note of any interesting facts about the photo that may not be otherwise obvious to the judges. 
  • By submitting a photo to this contest, the entrant agrees to give Peterborough County the irrevocable right to use, edit, reproduce, publish and transmit the submitted photo and information provided throughout the world in any media, website, publication, advertising / marketing / promotional materials and electronic media without any additional compensation. 
  • Photo credit (name) will be applied to all photos used by Peterborough County 
  • Additionally, each entrant will grant permission to Peterborough County to contact them, using the contact information provided on their entry form, regarding any matters related to the photograph they have submitted. 
  • The contest is void where prohibited by law and is subject to all applicable Federal, Provincial and Municipal laws and regulations. Any dispute arising hereunder shall be adjudicated in the applicable court.


Upload your photographs here