NHA Rotor Review Photo Contest

Submissions accepted August 4 - October 4, 2019.

It's that time of year again! 

NHA is now accepting entries for the 7th Annual NHA Rotor Review Photo Contest. 

You may submit your photos between August 5 - October 4, 2019  

Submit your entries on the NHA Website: https://www.navalhelicopterassn.org/2019-photo-contest   

Eligibility
7th Annual Rotor Review Photo Contest is open to all Naval Helicopter Association (NHA) members and family except NHA Staff and Rotor Review Editorial Staff, (including their immediate families, (spouse, parents, siblings, and children).

Entry Period
The 7th Annual Rotor Review Photo Contest begins at 12:00a.m. PDT on August 5, 2019 and ends October 4, 2019, 11:59p.m. PDT (the “Entry Period”). Entries submitted before or after the Entry Period will not be eligible.  Date on submission form will be the official date of entry for the contest.

What to Enter
There are two categories for images. Images with historical significance and images depicting current topics.

Acceptable photo entries need to be high resolution with a 300 dpi or more and without extensive photo manipulation (no photoshopping with the exception of cropping or minor contrast adjustments). Include a caption and a brief description of your photographic process (camera used, lens, settings, lighting and any post production image manipulation).

All entries must meet the following guidelines: Any entries that do not meet the guidelines above will be disqualified

Media does not display any classified information or material.
No depictions of sensitive actions or personnel.
No “outside” NATOPS maneuvers or actions or said actions that could be perceived as violating procedures.
All submissions should portray the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard in a positive light.

Judging
All NHA members will judge the entries of the 7th Annual Rotor Review Photo and Video Contest. The voting process will begin 12:00a.m. PDT on November 1, 2019 and end at 11: 59p.m. PDT on November 30, 2019. Entries will be assigned a random number and scored on a point system. Multiple judging emails from a single address will only be counted once.

Prizes
NHA will give out the following prizes for winning photos in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in both Current and Historical categories.

1st Prize:         $200.00 Visa Gift Card  
2nd Prize:        $100.00 Visa Gift Card  
3rd Prize:         $50.00 Visa Gift Card

The 1st Prize Photo submissions will be on upcoming covers of Rotor Review. 

Authorization of Release 
Entry into this contest authorizes the Rotor Review Editorial Staff and NHA authorization to publish in Rotor Review and any other NHA media.