When you see trash, litter or an illegal dump ruining an otherwise scenic part of Pittsburgh, that's a #ScenicFail.
We love beautiful photos of southwestern PA! But this time, we are looking for #ScenicFails - photographs of the City of Pittsburgh that demonstrate how less litter, and more recycling and cleanup, could make our city a lot more scenic. Contest dates are October 2-November 30.
Photo need to be submitted before midnight on November 30 to be considered. First, second and third place will be determined by Scenic Pittsburgh and announced online and on our website, and the first-place winner will also receive an Earth Hero Zero Waste Gift Box, valued at $50.00.
Each photo file must be labeled with the location and date it was taken
Please fill out the application form fully - we need all the info requested in order to award a winner
Photo can be color or black and white, but they cannot be staged or assembled from parts of other images
Previously published material for which non‐exclusive rights were granted may be entered as long as you still maintain the right to grant us a license. The photographer must be able to disclose, upon request, when and where the photo appeared previously.
Each participant may submit up to 3 photos
Photos should not be taken or framed so as to feature or criticize any particular individual or individual’s address, although it’s otherwise OK if the location is obvious
If the photo is posted online, we ask that you tag it with the hashtag #ScenicFail
Each photo will be judged on the following criteria: