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Aroostook County Photo Winter Photo Contest Begins Dec.22

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CARIBOU, Maine — The Aroostook County Tourism Winter photo contest begins Dec. 22 and ends March 2, 2012. The contest‚Äôs five categories include Aroostook County scenic views, wildlife, outdoor recreation, festivals and events and cities and towns. The photos must represent Aroostook in the winter.

Winning photos will be displayed on the ACT website and Facebook page 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 overall winner of the winter contest is an item of winner’s choice at L.L. Bean with maximum value of $150.00. There will also be one winner for each category. The category prize is an item of clothing with the Aroostook – Crown of Maine logo on it.

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. If the photo shows a person’s face, a model release form must be filled out. 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.

For more information, call Leslie Jackson, Regional Tourism Developer, at 888-216-2463 or email  ljackson@nmdc.org.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Leslie Jackson

Telephone Number: (207)498-8736

Website: http://www.visitaroostook.com

Email: ljackson@nmdc.org