Cape Cod LIFE Photo Contest

Submit your favorite photo from the Cape & Islands and enter to win prizes in our annual photo contest.

Cape Cod Life's Annual Photo Contest
“Bourne” by Julie Bryant
We are currently accepting entries for the 2018 photo contest.


Cape Cod Life’s Annual 2018 Photo Contest Submission Form


Contest Rules

The Categories

Enter in one or more of these categories:

  • Cape Characters (Adults)
  • Cape Characters (Kids + Pets)
  • Seascapes
  • Photographer’s Choice
  • Recognizable Places (Landmarks, Villages, etc)

The Format

Digital Submission

Please use the digital submission form and guidelines available here.

The Timeline

DEADLINE EXTENDED: February 1, 2017 – January 31, 2018

The Deadline

All entries must be received by January 31st, 2018. Winners will be announced in the June 2018 issue of Cape Cod LIFE.

The Prizes

The Grand Prize winner will win accommodations for two to for a weekend (two nights), and will be featured as the cover of the June 2018 issue of Cape Cod LIFE. The Grand Prize is good for 12 months after announcement of the winner. Accommodations dependent on availability, excluding weekends in July and August and blackout dates. Meals, transportation, taxes and tips, and other expenses are the responsibility of the winner.

In each of the five categories, four cash prizes will be awarded:

  • 1st Place – $100
  • 2nd Place – $75
  • 3rd Place – $50
  • Honorable Mention – $25

The winners photos will be included in the June 2018 “Best of” issue of Cape Cod Life.