Here are the terms and some conditions:

Click on this image to submit your photo!

Click on this image to submit your photo!


2nd Annual Photo Contest

Theme: Idaho Places, Idaho Faces (This is open to interpretation. We accept a range of genres such as landscapes, portraiture, abstract & more.) 

Summer 2017

Boise, ID

Images must be uploaded through this link by 11:59PM on Sunday, April 30, 2017.

Open for entries: Mar 1, 2017 – Apr 30, 2017

1st Place Prize: $1,000

Judge's Pick: TBA


  • Studio Boise
  • Mike Sanders, last year's contest winner
  • Shawna Hanel, from BSU & CWI

How it works:

  1. Submit photo/s by April 30th. 

  2. Top 20 picked by May 15th by panel of judges

  3. Final round & exhibit opening on July 8th. Public votes for top winner!




  • Submit your photo click here or go to
    • Open for submissions March 1 – April 30, 2017
    • Each photo submission is $5, per photo.
    • Submissions price goes towards grand prize.
  • Top 20 photos will be chosen by a panel of 3 judges by May 15, 2017
  • FINAL ROUND: Will be hosted on our Grand Opening Night July 8, 2017.
  • Top 20 photos will be exhibited in our gallery space.
  • Final voting round will take place July 8, 2017 from 6pm-8pm at our location.
  • Everyone in attendance will receive 1 vote to count towards their favorite photo.
  • Bring friends and family to increase chances of winning!
  • Winners will be announced that same night at 9pm.


  • Must have an Idaho address to enter competition to ensure keeping the competition local
  • All participants can submit a maximum of 3 photos
  • The theme is ‘Idaho Places, Idaho Faces’. This is open for interpretation and we accept landscapes, portraits, abstract photos, and more. 
  • Must be 17+ to enter
  • Participant submitting photo must have captured the image
  • Any entry which has been reproduced from other artwork created by another person is a violation of the rules and will not be accepted or displayed. If an entry violates copyright, trademark or other applicable laws they will be disqualified.
  • No watermarks or logos should be displayed on photo
  • Only photographs will be accepted; no other media
  • No pornography
  • If you have any questions please contact Denise Ramirez at


  • Originality
  • Technical Excellence
  • Composition
  • Artistic Merit
  • Overall Impact


FINAL ROUND – July 8, 2017 at Studio Boise

  • If your photo makes it to the Top 20, Studio Boise will contact you after May 15th to confirm your participation in the gallery.
  • Top 20 photos will be exhibited in our gallery for three (3) months following the Exhibit Opening Night.
  • Photos on our gallery are for sale (option to opt out).
  • Gallery contract rules apply: additional information will be provided if your photo makes it to the Top 20.
  • To have your photo exhibited you must submit a printed photo to Studio Boise by June 10th, 2017. 
    • Drop off or mail to:  4619 Emerald St. Suite 106, Boise, ID 83706
  • Printed size should be no smaller than 8x10” and no larger than 20x30”.
  • In addition to the photo please submit: title of photograph and price.   
  • Print entries must be mounted and ready to hang. More details will be given to finalists.


  • We will be hosting the exhibit's FINAL ROUND  on July 8th, 2017 from 6-9pm at the studio. 
  • Everyone in attendance will receive 1 vote for their favorite photo. We will announce the winner that same night at 9pm. 
  • Wine, soft drinks, and live acoustic music to make it a party. 

Click on the poster below to submit photo/s.