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ACT Spring Photo Contest Winners/Summer Photo Contest Begins

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CARIBOU – The Aroostook County Tourism summer photo contest begins July 1 and ends August 20. The contest’s five categories include Aroostook County scenic views, wildlife, outdoor recreation, festivals & events and cities & towns. The photos must represent Aroostook in the summer.

Winning photos will be displayed on the ACT website and may be used for marketing projects if permitted. Both amateur and professional photographers are welcome to participate. Photos may be submitted as prints or in digital format; see contest rules for details. There will be one overall winner with additional winners in each category.

The prize for the summer contest is a three month rental in a 10’ by 10’ storage unit at Storage Solutions in Presque Isle. The total value of the rental is $180.00. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Must be 18 years or older.

All photos must be submitted with an entry form and copyright release form if you would like your photo to be used by ACT for marketing purposes. Please read the official contest rules for photo requirements and additional details. All forms and contest rules are available on our website at www.visitaroostook.com/photo_contest.

Nancy Haley of Presque Isle has been chosen as the overall winner of the Aroostook County Tourism spring photo contest for her photo of a fawn relaxing in a field of spring flowers. Other category winners include Elena Bourgoin of Fort Kent for the Scenic Views category, Laurie Smyth of Caribou for Outdoor Recreation and Gene Cyr of Washburn for Cities & Towns. All winning entries are available to view on the website at www.visitaroostook.com.

For more information, contact Leslie Jackson, Tourism Coordinator, at 888-216-2463 or ljackson@nmdc.org.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Leslie Jackson

Telephone Number: (888)216-2463

Website: http://www.visitaroostook.com

Email: ljackson@nmdc.org