Capture the essence of Somerset, Dorset and Devon through your camera lens and seize the chance to be featured in our exclusive calendar for the upcoming year! We welcome photographers of all skill levels to submit their finest images showcasing the beauty, diversity, and distinctive character of Somerset, Dorset and Devon.

Contest Categories:

  1. Scenic Landscapes: From rolling hills to expansive vistas, display the awe-inspiring landscapes that define Somerset, Dorset and Devon.
  2. Coastal Beauty: Showcase the mesmerizing coastline, including beaches, cliffs, and picturesque coastal towns.
  3. Historic Treasures: Delve into Somerset’s rich history with images of its iconic landmarks, buildings, and monuments.
  4. Rural Serenity: Capture the tranquility and allure of rural life in Somerset’s villages and countryside.
  5. Seasonal Wonders: Highlight the changing seasons in Somerset, from vibrant spring blossoms to cozy winter scenes.

Contest Guidelines:

  • Participants may submit up to three high-resolution images per category.
  • Images must be original and captured within Somerset, Dorset or Devon.
  • Submissions should be in landscape orientation and suitable for printing in calendar format (minimum resolution of 3000×2000 pixels).
  • The contest is open to photographers of all ages and skill levels.
  • By submitting your images, you grant permission for their use in promotional materials related to the contest.

How to Participate:


  • Winning images will be featured in our exclusive calendar, with over 15,000 copies produced for the upcoming year.
  • Each category winner will receive a complimentary copy of the calendar.
  • The overall winner will be spotlighted on our website and social media channels.
  • Additionally, there’s a chance to win a £50 Amazon voucher if your image is chosen as one of the finalists. Final judging will be conducted by Visit Somerset, the official tourism website for the county, ensuring impartial and expert selection.

Important Dates:

  • Submission Deadline: August 1, 2024

Join us in celebrating the beauty of Somerset, Dorset and Devon through photography. Your images could adorn walls and desks across the county, captivating the hearts and imaginations of all who see them.