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2011 Saxonville Official Photo Contest Rules

You could win $100!

Grab your digital camera, create some photos around Saxonville.

> > > September is Submit Your Saxonville Photo Month.

It's easy ...

  1. Read the offical contest rules.

  2. Email your photo to: during the month of September 2011. Email entries are accepted from Sept. 1 to 30, 2011.

As photos are received, they will be posted to Entries will be judged by professional photographer and Friends of Saxonville Board member, Lynne Damianos.

Winners will be announced October 14, 2011, at an awards event at Framed In Time, 2 Central St., Framingham. All entrants and guests are welcome.

Download 2011 Saxonville Photo Contest Flyer

Official 2011 Saxonville Photo Contest Rules
Download PDF of Official 2011 Saxonville Photo Contest Rules

No purchase or payment is necessary to enter or win.

Who May Enter
Contest is open to amateur photographers of all ages. Friends of Saxonville Board Members and their immediate family members are not eligible. Immediate family includes only spouses, parents and children.

Photo Eligibility 
The photo subject must be within the greater Saxonville area – in particular, with these outside borders: Water Street at Brook Street, Elm Street at Potter Road, Central Street to Fenwick Street, the Wayland town line, Old Connecticut Path to Speen Street, Concord Street to Old Connecticut Path.  The photograph must have been created between October 1, 2010, and September 30, 2011.
Go to a Google map of Saxonville (click map for magnification and to read the street names).

Photo Format 
Entries should be digital images, color or B/W, sized to 8x10" or 8x12” at 300 ppi in JPEG format.

You must be the sole photographer and owner of any image submitted. Your submission of the photo and entry form is your guarantee that you are the photographer and owner of the photo.

Number of Entries  
An individual may submit up to three photos, but may win in only one prize ranking.

Photo Subject Restrictions 
Photos must be appropriate for Web posting and should be commonly acceptable in a family environment. If photos include people, the photographer guarantees that the people in these images have also agreed to these contest rules. Obscene, provocative or otherwise questionable content will not be considered. Friends of Saxonville retains sole discretion as to what constitutes inappropriate content.

Ownership/Use Rights 
By entering the contest, photographers agree to have their submitted photograph displayed in the newsletter and/or on the Friends of Saxonville Web site, on the page, and in real estate promotional materials developed by Charlene Frary – Realty Executives. No fees or other compensation will be paid aside from the contest winners’ prizes. Entries may be displayed in online photo galleries and in marketing materials, emails, Web sites, etc. Photographs or copies thereof may be made for archival purposes. Photos will be credited to the photographer named in the entry form.

How to Enter 
Email your photos between September 1 and 30, 2011 to Charlene Frary at with the subject line “Saxonville Photo Contest – Your Last Name.” Include your full name, address, phone number and a description of the photo. Your submission constitutes agreement to these official contest rules.

Additional Terms and Conditions 
By participating in the contest, you agree to release and hold harmless Friends of Saxonville, Charlene Frary – Realty Executives, and and its employees, affiliates and advertising and promotional agencies from any and all damages, injuries, claims, causes of actions, or losses of any kind resulting from your participation in this contest, including infringement of intellectual property rights.

Prizes and Awards Event
First Prize - $100. Second Price - $50. Third Prize - $25. Honorable Mention as deemed of merit. Judge: Lynne Damianos, professional photographer and Friends of Saxonville Board Member. Winners will be officially announced at an awards event on Friday, October 14, 2011, at 7 p.m. at Framed in Time, 2 Central Street, Framingham, Mass. All photographers who submit entries are invited to attend with guests.

The 2011 Saxonville Photo Contest is a joint partnership of Friends of Saxonville, Charlene Frary – Realty Executives Boston West, and

Please direct questions to Charlene Frary by email at or by telephone at 508-330-3252.

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