Vermont’s leaves are beginning to turn from green to shades of red and gold, and readers are invited to capture the colors of the season for the Stowe Reporter’s 13th annual foliage photo contest.

Send in your finest shots for consideration, and we’ll print the best in our Nov. 7 issue.

Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three photos (rated by Vermont Community Newspaper Group staff).

First place: $200

Second place: $100

Third place: $50


Contest rules

Contest deadline (send images by): Midnight on Thursday, Oct. 17.

Limit of three images per contestant.

Only photos taken in Vermont during the current calendar year will be considered.

All photos must be high-resolution .jpgs, RGB, optimum size 5”x7” at 300 dpi. Photos should not have watermarks.

Each .jpg must be labeled with the contestant’s name, title and location of photo (ex. jane smith_autumn view_stowe pinnacle.jpg)

Contestants must be 18 years of age or older.

Send submissions to foliage@stowereporter.com with the subject line “2019 fall foliage contest.” Include your full name, email address and phone number.


2018 winners

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