Chandos Lake Photo Contest

Photo: Kathy Braznick, 2019 CLPOA Yearbook Cover

The Chandos Lake Property Owners Association (CLPOA) invites you to enter the 2nd Annual Chandos Lake Photo Contest with your photographs of the Chandos Lake “cottage experience” in all four seasons in the categories of:


  • Animals
  • Landscapes
  • People
  • Professional
  • and a NEW category – Action shots at CLPOA Events & Activities such as the Regatta, Sailing & Windsurfing, the “Around Chandos Lake” Swim Challenge, etc.


Photos will be judged by a panel of judges on composition and uniqueness. Top photos in each category will receive prizes and will be featured in the 2020 CLPOA Yearbook. And one of the top photos will be selected to be the Yearbook cover.


Eligibility & Rules:


  • Open to amateur and professional photographers of all ages
  • There is no limit on the number of submissions by a single entrant
  • You or someone in your family must have taken the photo(s) you submit and have ensured that you have the consent of all persons appearing in the photo(s)
  • By submitting the photo, you agree that it can be reproduced by the CLPOA in digital and print publications, and publicly displayed


The 2nd Annual Chandos Lake Photo Contest runs from June 29, 2019 to February 28, 2020.


How to submit:


With an objective to have even more entries than the 304 photos we received for the 1st Annual Chandos Lake Photo Contest, we are offering you three ways to submit your photos. In order of preference, they are:


1.Use Cloud Storage (Dropbox, Google Photo)


Click here to upload your photos directly to the Chandos Lake Photo Contest Dropbox folder. Follow the instructions provided. You will receive an automated reply.




Click here to setup up your own free Dropbox folder.  Email a link to your folder containing your photos, with the Subject: Photo Contest




Click here to setup your own free Google Photo folder. Email a link to your folder containing your photos, with the Subject: Photo Contest


2. Email your photos (no more than 5 photos totalling less than 15 MB), as attachments to with a Subject: Photo Contest


3. Email a maximum of 3 photos embedded in an email to with a Subject: Photo Contest and including a list of the photo names


Name your photos using the format – PhotographerBriefDescription.jpg

Example: JaySmithChipmunk.jpg


To be considered, your photos must be uncropped, full size files (1.5 MB minimum – to permit quality printing – 5 MB maximum).


Provide your Name, Email address, Age (if 17 or under, to qualify for a Youth prize), and specify if you’re a professional photographer.


Any questions? Contact


We look forward to receiving your best photos!