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Love Your Lakes Photography and Video Competition 2023 - South West Lakes

South West Lakes
October 5 2023

Last chance to enter your photos and videos in South West Lakes Love Your Lakes Photography and Video Competition.  

The deadline for entries is Tuesday 31 October 2023. The winning images will be part of an exhibition at Roadford Lake, your photo could win a prize of up to £250 cash and might also feature in the 2024 South West Lakes calendar! 

There are four categories to choose from - Wonderful Wildlife, Stunning Scenery, Awesome Adventures and It's Your Outdoors (video entries). 

How to Enter

Submissions should be sent via email to [email protected] (please include your name, location of photos/videos and category you wish to enter). For video entries too large for email, please use Dropbox/WeTransfer or similar. If you have any questions, please contact us via email where we will be happy to help. Closing date for submissions: 31st October 2023.


1st Prize overall winner: £250 cash

1st Prize for each category: £100 cash

Runner-up prizes are also up for grabs, as well as a special prize for the image or video with the most public votes.

Winning images will be part of an exhibition at Roadford Lake and there is also the opportunity for your images to be displayed in local publications as well as being featured in the 2024 friends of South West Lakes calendar!

Terms and Conditions 

All entries must be taken at one of our lakes.

Images must be a minimum of 1MB and video entries must be no longer than 60 seconds.

Entries to the video category must not be taken using drone cameras or equipment; use of drones at South West Lakes sites is not approved.

By entering this competition, you are giving permission for your content to be displayed and/or published in connection with South West Lakes publicity and publications. Whenever imagery is used by South West Lakes, credit will be given (unless requested otherwise). Failure to credit due to error or oversight will not be considered as a breach of this condition.

Employees and family members of employees of South West Lakes and South West Water are ineligible to participate in this competition.

Identifiable people in images or videos must have given permission. South West Lakes will assume that permission has been granted for all entries to the competition.

The competition is open to all members of the public. However persons below the age of 16 entering the competition must ensure parental permission is granted; South West Lakes will assume that by entering the competition, all entries from persons aged below 16 years of age will have gained appropriate permissions from parent/guardian. 

Full Terms & Conditions and further info at