Syracuse 2020 Photo Contest


We are thrilled to announce our 3rd community Photography Contest! We can't wait to see all of your original photos. Please upload 1 or 2 original photos to this page.

There will be two winners. The first will be determined by community votes and each voter may vote once per day. The second winner will be a publishers choice selected by the publishers of the Syracuse Connection magazines. The contest will run from September 1st through September 15th at 11:59 p.m. The last votes will be cast by 11:59 pm on the 15th and then voting will be shut off. Voters may vote once per day so make sure to promote the contest to your friends so they will vote every day for the best results.  The top vote receiver in each category will win a prize of $100 cash. Photos must be entered and final votes cast by 11:59 p.m. on September 15th, however we recommend entering your photo(s) as early in the contest as you can, so you have the opportunity to receive the most votes possible. This is a family contest so please keep your photos family friendly. Good luck in the contest.


  1. 1 or 2 entries per person
  2. 1 vote per person per day
  3. Top vote receiver will win first prize ($100).
  4. Publishers Choice will win second prize ($100).
  5. Entries and votes will be accepted starting September 1, 2020 and ending September 15, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.
  6. Winner may be selected to be the cover photo for October 2020 magazines. The winning photo must match our publishing standards and work as a cover photo and is not guaranteed to be the cover.
  7. Only original photos submitted by the photographer may be entered in this contest.

By submitting your photography to the contest, you agree to the following content release. Good Luck!!

Content Release Agreement

I hereby authorize Connection Publishing, to use any media materials I submit through this website, within North Ogden Connection, Pleasant View Connection, Syracuse Connection, Roy Connection or Ogden Connection Magazines or for any other purpose for promotional and marketing purposes such as, but not limited to, brochures, advertising, websites, magazines, social media accounts and other various media outlets. I acknowledge that the media materials I submit were either captured by myself or I am assisting the original media material artist/ photographer submit their photography. I certify there is no copyright on the material I am submitting.

I further acknowledge that if the material is submitted to Connection Publishing by me, I willingly offer an unlimited license to Connection Publishing without compensation. I authorize Connection Publishing to use the media submitted for any purpose, in any manner, without further notification, authorization or compensation to me or anyone acting on my behalf.

Media materials may include, but are not limited to, hard copy and electronic photography, video recordings, and audio recordings in which an image or representation of myself is present or which I captured on my equipment.

Once in the ownership of these photos, videos, audio recordings, or other media materials, Connection Publishing obtains possession of the items and is under no obligation to return and/or duplicate the media content. Connection Publishing will give credit, where appropriate to the owner/ producer/ artist of any image we use according to standard publishing regulations.

Thank you for trusting us with your work.