Below you will find the registration form.

Images shot and edited on any mobile phone or tablet including iPhones, iPads, Android phones and tablets, Windows Phones, and the iPod touch are eligible for entry.

Yes! Absolutely. You may use any app or any combination of apps. If it’s on your phone or tablet you can use it.

No! From a desktop computer you may compress file size, change file titles, and upload to our site. There should be no image alteration, crops, adjustments, or manipulations from a desktop or laptop. We will disqualify images created with apps which access desktop software using the mobile as a remote i.e apps such as AstroPad.

We want to showcase great images. We hope and expect to see all genres and styles submitted. We have 4 photo categories. Each image submitted may be placed in 1 (1) category. All styles welcome!

Yes. You can enter as many images as you want during the submission period.

You may submit your images whenever you like anytime during the submission period

Yes. You may submit your images from any device.

Entry is only available to photographers and artists that attend any of the Allegheny West Conference

Deadline for entry: September 7, 2020 at 11:59pm Eastern Time.

Entries are accepted directly through the upload module. It is in your best interest to submit your images as hi-res files without excessive compression. Images must be a minimum of 640 pixels wide and no larger than 10mb. Images may only be submitted by respective copyright owners, and entries that infringe copyright laws are invalid. Images submitted may be used for a full color exhibition catalog and AWC promotion.

Deadline for entries: August 28, 2020 at 11:59pm Eastern Time.
Judging: August 8, 2020 – September 11, 2020
Winners Announcement: September 13, 2020

$50 Gift Certificate for each winner of each category and each age group.

That’s 12 prizes! Start Sending your Pictures!!

Note: One person, only can win one Gift Certificate of $50. If none of the pictures sent have enough quality to win the prize, all things considered, no one gets that prize.

Entry Agreement

I acknowledge and agree as follows:

  1. Photographers of all agesare welcome to submit images if they attend any of the AWC Churches.There are no restrictions on submission eligibility with regard to age unless prohibited by the jurisdiction in which the entrant resides.
  2. All entries must be submitted via the upload module hosted by
  3. Entries are deemed accepted when you received a confirmation email.
  4. Entries will only be accepted once these rules of entry are agreed to on the Submission Form.
  5. Entrant asserts that all submitted images have been shot and/or edited (processed with apps) or otherwise created with any and all known mobile phone and tablet devices. No desktop software is permitted. Entries which do not conform to these rules will be disqualified.
  6. Entrant asserts that you have the right or authorization to submit your images to the Phone Photo Contest 2020 and that the images you submit are your original work and do not infringe on any copyrights or any other rights of any third parties.
  7. You hold the Phone Photo Contest 2020 and their respective management, judges, subsidiaries, agents, and affiliates harmless from any and all claims of liability resulting from your entry.
  8. Entrants grant the Phone Photo Contest 2020 the right to use submitted images on the Allegheny West Conference website and for promotion
  9. Allegheny West Conference retains 100% of the copyright to the images
  10. Allegheny West Conference reserves the right to adjust these rules within reason and within accordance with standard practices associated with similar competitions and open gallery calls.
  11. Entrant agrees to be bound by all terms and conditions as established herein.

Submission for consideration in Phone Photo Contest 2020 constitutes agreement to all the conditions above. Allegheny West Conference is not responsible for lost or damaged entries, unreadable, corrupted, or damaged files. You hold Allegheny West Conference its management, judges, subsidiaries, agents, sponsors, vendors, and affiliates harmless from any and all claims of liability resulting from your entry.