NHA Rotor Review Photo Contest

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It's that time of year again! We are now accepting entries for the 6th Annual NHA Rotor Review Photo Contest. You may submit your photos between July 30 - August 31, 2018  

Eligibility
6th Annual Rotor Review Photo Contest is open to all Naval Helicopter Association (NHA) members except NHA Staff and Rotor Review Editorial Staff, including their immediate families, (spouse, parents, siblings, and children).

Entry Period
The 6th Annual Rotor Review Photo Contest will begins at 12:00 a.m. PST on July 30, 2018 and ends August 31, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. PDT (the “Entry Period”). Entries submitted before or after the Entry Period will not be eligible.  Date on submission email will be the official date of entry for the contest.

What to Enter
This year there is a second category for images with historical significance..

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

All entries must meet the following guidelines:

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 submission should portray the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard.

Any entries that don’t meet the guidelines above will be disqualified.

Judging
The general public will judge the entries of the 6th Annual Rotor Review Photo and Video Contest. All votes will be cast through the voting form on the NHA website. The voting process will begin 12:00 a.m. EDT on October 10, 2018 to 11:59 p.m. PDT on October 31, 2018.

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.