West Michigan Tourist Association Announces its Annual West Michigan Photo Contest

WMTAWith so much beauty found in West Michigan, the West Michigan Tourist Association (WMTA) wants you to show off what you love most about this beautiful side of the state and have your photo featured on the cover of WMTA’s 2016 Carefree Travel Guide!

The West Michigan Tourist Association’s Carefree Travel Guide is a longstanding travel publication dating back to 1918, with 150,000 copies printed and distributed throughout the Midwest every year.

Along with having their photograph published on the cover of the 2016 Carefree Travel Guide, the photographer of the winning photo will receive a getaway package to St. Joseph/Benton Harbor!

The getaway package will include a two night stay at The Inn at Harbor Shores, as well as a prize package from St. Joseph Today and a wine basket from 12 Corners Vineyard (must be 21+ to receive wine basket).

Contest Details:

Accepted Photo Formats: High res .jpeg (300 dpi +) , .pdf, .tiff , .dng. Must be CMYK.

Photo Size: Keep in mind that photos will be cropped to 8.75 in width x 11.25 height if chosen for the cover.

How to Enter: E-mail all photos to PhotoContest@WMTA.org by September 9th, 2015.

Include With Entry:

  • Full Name
  • City that the photograph was taken in
  • Short description of the photo

Deadline: September 9th, 2015

By entering the West Michigan Carefree Travel Guide Cover Photo Contest, entrants agree to the rules and the decisions of the judges and further agree to allow the West Michigan Tourist Association to use their names and photos for marketing purposes without compensation.

Entrants must be at least 18 years old.