Greater Mystic Chamber Cover Contest for the Business Directory & Tourism Guide

To enter, send all images directly to with your name and contact information

Attention Local Photographers!

Submit your favorite local images to be considered for the cover of our 2020 GMCC Business Directory & Tourism Guide & a chance to win a GO Local Gift Card for $200.

Please read the rules and guidelines below.

  • Entry is FREE
  • Submission deadline is June 15, 2019 by 11:59 PM.
  • One winner will be selected and notified when chosen.
  • The contest is open to individuals age 18 and older living in Connecticut or Rhode Island.
  • We are looking for a clear, sharp photograph that symbolizes our region. The image should depict an iconic Mystic scene or experience. Visitors each year are drawn to our beautiful blend of coastal New England Life and refreshing country charm. The ideal image captures this spirit.
  • All contest entries will be judged on relevance, composition, originality and artistic merit.
  • Only original photographs will be considered. Cropping is permissible, as are minor burning, dodging, and adjustments to saturation. No further digital manipulation (including the application of filters, or insertion or removal of objects) is allowed.
  • The winner will be selected by the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce & The Day.
  • The winning entry becomes the property of The Day, to be used in future editorial, advertising, commercial and promotional purposes. Other entrants retain all rights; however, by entering you grant The Day permission to publish submitted photos for promotional purposes related to future photo contests. Credit will be given with any instance of publication.
  • Your submission must be a vertical image, at least 300 DPI, 8 ½ X 11”. We will not consider photos that do not meet this minimum requirement.