Explore Alliance Smartphone Astrophotography Contest

 

The Explore Alliance is excited to be hosting a Smartphone Astrophotography Contest to recognize the excellent work of the imagers in our membership ranks.

For this contest, we are looking for the best of the best in Smartphone Astrophotography. This means each entry must be taken with a smartphone or tablet.

  • 1st Place winners will receive a $75 Explore Scientific gift card, an upgrade to their EA membership if applicable, and an 18x24 mounted print of their winning image.

  • 2nd Place winners will receive a $50 Explore Scientific gift card, an upgrade to their EA membership if applicable, and an 18x24 mounted print of their winning image.

  • 3rd Place winners will receive a $25 Explore Scientific gift card, an upgrade to their EA membership if applicable, and an 18x24 mounted print of their winning image.


Click Here to Enter

Entries are being accepted through 11:59 p.m. CDT June 15, 2021.
Before entry, please be aware of the following rules/requirements:

• Each entrant must be an Explore Alliance member. If you are not already a member, you can join for free, or at a paid level, at https://explorescientificusa.com/products/explore-alliance-membership.

• Entrants must identify equipment and imaging data in the appropriate sections on the form below.

• Each entry MUST be the original work of the entrant. By entering you are stating that the image is your property and work that original to you.

• Although the contest entry period runs through June 15, 2021, images taken outside of the contest time period ARE eligible for entry.

• The size of any submitted image should be between 2MB and 20MB.

• Entrants must read and agree to abide by the rules and photo release at the time of submission. These are included on the form below.

• Entrants may enter more than one photo into the contest. However, each photo must be submitted on a separate form.