Best of Russell Photo Contest

Contest Overview

The City of Russell needs your help to capture the "essence of our community!" We are looking for all types of photos, to include both landscape and life, historical and present time! Submitted photos will help us tell our community's story through use in marketing and communications materials. 

This contest will run until May 7, 2021. 

Contest Winners:

  • Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Chamber Bucks ($250 for 1st Place, $100 for 2nd Place, and $50 for 3rd Place). 
  • Recognition at a City of Russell City Council Meeting
  • Photos, with attribution, featured on City's website and social media accounts. 
  • Photos hung, with attribution, in City Hall. 

Winners will be selected by City Staff.

Photos should meet the following specifications:

  • Minimum Photo Width: 2200 pixels
  • Approximate Photo Size: 1 MB or higher
  • Resolution: 72 dpi or higher
  • Preferred file types: JPEG, JPG, TIFF, PSD, PNG

Contest Rules and Conditions:

  • Submitted photos may be used by the City of Russell in any marketing and communications material, both print and digital, with attribution and without restriction. 
  • Submitted photos must be (or have been) taken by submitter.
  • Photos must be taken in Russell, Kansas or be a photo showing Russell.  
  • Contest is open to both residents and non-residents. 
  • Photos showing close ups of individuals, or where individuals are distinctly recognizable, shall have photo release form signed and submitted with the contest entry. 

Submit your photo today!