Felixstowe Photo Competition Still Open For Entries

Are you a ‘happy snapper’ or serious about your photography skills? Which ever category you fall into there’s still plenty of time to enter the Felixstowe Photo Competition and win a prize of £100 to put towards photographic equipment, plus an enlarged copy of your photograph.

Photographers of all ages and abilities are invited to submit their favourite shots into the competition, which is organised and supported by Visit Felixstowe, Felixstowe Town Council and the Landguard Partnership.

There are threecompetition themes to choose from: Young Photographer (open to those aged 16 years and under only); Seashore; and Architecture. Entrants can submit their photograph to the competition by emailing visitfelixstowe@eastsuffolk.gov.uk . Please include your full name, age, a contact telephone number and the theme you would like to enter.

Closing date is 12pm on Wednesday 24th March. You can only enter one photo and it must be appropriate for one of the three themes.  

Competition Themes

There are three different themes to choose from:

Theme 1: Young Photographer. Open to those aged 16 years and under only. Pictures of Felixstowe which can be on any theme – BUT must aim to promote Felixstowe as a visitor destination. ie – the beach, family fun, big ships, Landguard Fort, etc.

Theme 2: Seashore. Open to everyone over 16 years old. ie – shells, starfish, seashore activities, etc.

Theme 3: Architecture. Open to everyone over 16 years old. ie – buildings old and new, close up (patterns, texture) etc.

 Key Entry Criteria

– The competition is open to UK residents only, including all amateur and professional photographers.

– All photographs must have been taken in the town of Felixstowe in Suffolk.

– The photograph must not have been published previously or won a prize in any other photographic competition.

– Entrants may only submit ONE photograph for inclusion into ONE of the three themes.

Full terms and conditions can be found here:


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