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Annual FACS Photo Calendar Contest

Each year FACS produces a wall calendar that features photos taken by its members. The photos are selected by the membership at the photo contest at the first fall social. The spiral bound calendars fold out to 11 by 17 with a photo filling the top half. The printing is on heavy matte finish paper, and as a result the quality is excellent.

Orders are taken at the fall socials. At $15 dollars each, the calendars are reasonably priced and are something FACS members can look at with pride and fond memories throughout the year.

Summary of Calendar Photo Contest Rules

  • Photos must be sailing-related and photographed by the submitting member within the previous 12 months.
  • Entries will be collected and voted on at the designated social.
  • Photos must be landscape orientation, of good resolution (min. 1000 pixels wide) and suitable to be cropped to 17x11 aspect ratio (approx. 3:2).
  • Each entry must be submitted as both a hard copy for viewing and a full resolution electronic image file.
  • Only one entry is allowed per membership if there are enough entries to fill the calendar.
  • In the event that there are fewer than the required number of photos submitted, each membership may submit a 2nd pick photo. In determining the winning photos, all primary photos will automatically win, as will the required number of 2nd pick photos with the highest votes.
  • Members must be present and paid-up to submit photos and to vote at the contest.

Photo Calendar Contest Winners


2014


2015

2016

2017

2010

2011

2012

2013

2006

2007

2008

2009

2001*
Jeff Allan

2002*
Rob Smolka

2002*
Pat Heard

2005

# Photo contests were held in these years, but no calendars were created.


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