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Photo & Video Contest 2018

Enter your favourite photo or video from your trip and have the chance to win $1000!

Shoot, share & win!

Each year we hold a photo & video contest to celebrate all the fantastic trips that we had throughout the year. We want to give our guests an opportunity to showcase some of their most memorable and inspiring moments from the summer.

Submit a photo or video to the 2018 photo and video contest and you could win a $1000 credit toward the Spirit of the West trip of your choice! Awesome runners-up prizes will also be awarded. Please scroll below the form and gallery to view our contest details & rules.


PHOTO 2018

Rhona

Rhona

Rhona

Rhona

Jan Ferguson

Jan Ferguson

Jan Ferguson

Jan Ferguson

Jan Ferguson

Jan Ferguson

Jan Ferguson

Jan Ferguson

Geovana de Andrade

Geovana de Andrade

Geovana de Andrade

Geovana de Andrade

Geovana De Andrade

Geovana De Andrade

Geovana De Andrade

Geovana De Andrade

Geovana De Andrade

Geovana De Andrade

Geovana De Andrade

Geovana De Andrade

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Katharina Haenschke

Katharina Haenschke

Katharina Haenschke

Katharina Haenschke

Christina Rørvik

Christina Rørvik

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Brandi Coffland

Brandi Coffland

Brandi Coffland

Brandi Coffland

Brandi Coffland

Brandi Coffland

Kimberly Haddow

Kimberly Haddow

Kimberly Haddow

Kimberly Haddow

Kimberly Haddow

Kimberly Haddow

josie speed

josie speed

Dana Morris

Dana Morris

Dana Morris

Dana Morris

Dana Morris

Dana Morris

Jennifer Nitchman

Jennifer Nitchman

Jennifer Nitchman

Jennifer Nitchman

Lenora Kingcott

Lenora Kingcott

Jennifer Nitchman

Jennifer Nitchman

Alina Riensema

Alina Riensema

Cirhan Truswell

Cirhan Truswell

Cirhan Truswell

Cirhan Truswell

Cirhan Truswell

Cirhan Truswell

Cirhan Truswell

Cirhan Truswell

Linda Whitfield

Linda Whitfield

Sandra Richardson

Sandra Richardson

josie speed

josie speed

josie speed

josie speed

josie speed

josie speed

josie speed

josie speed

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Liza Suter

Ian Hall

Ian Hall

Donna Hall

Donna Hall

Donna Hall

Donna Hall

Ian Hall

Ian Hall

Ian Hall

Ian Hall

Donna Hall

Donna Hall

Ian Hall

Ian Hall

Gabriel

Gabriel

Gabriel

Gabriel

Fabienne

Fabienne

Fabienne

Fabienne

Lieven dejonckheere

Lieven dejonckheere

Lieven Dejonckheere

Lieven Dejonckheere

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Leanne DeCraene

Dana Morris

Dana Morris

Dana Morris

Dana Morris

Alina Riensema

Alina Riensema

Dana Morris

Dana Morris

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Denis Lefebvre

Denis Lefebvre

Stephanie Kroeker

Stephanie Kroeker

Stephanie Kroeker

Stephanie Kroeker

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Alina Riensema

Alina Riensema

Julia Winkler

Julia Winkler

Julia Winkler

Julia Winkler

Julia Winkler

Julia Winkler

Katy Porrett

Katy Porrett

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Joseph (Stan) Bravenec

Michelle Martineau

Michelle Martineau

Stephanie Kroeker

Stephanie Kroeker

Matt Vickers

Matt Vickers

Andrew Greaves

Andrew Greaves

David

David

Andy Greaves

Andy Greaves

L. Morris

L. Morris

L. Morris

L. Morris

L. Morris

L. Morris

L. Morris

L. Morris

L. Morris

L. Morris

Clair Forestell

Clair Forestell

Clair Forestell

Clair Forestell

Joy Wang

Joy Wang

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Andrew kobialka

Brendan Frith

Brendan Frith

Joy Wang

Joy Wang

debbe patterson

debbe patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

debbe patterson

debbe patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Rod Tukker

Rod Tukker

Camila Lachman

Camila Lachman

vagn berthelsen

vagn berthelsen

Rod Tukker

Rod Tukker

Rod Tukker

Rod Tukker

Rod Tukker

Rod Tukker

Paega Davoodi

Paega Davoodi

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Camila Lachman Zamora

Szilvia Pal

Szilvia Pal

Helen Davis

Helen Davis

Batista Corbin

Batista Corbin

Paega Davoodi

Paega Davoodi

Sue Hanamann

Sue Hanamann

Sue Hanamann

Sue Hanamann

Sue Hanamann

Sue Hanamann

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Debbe Patterson

Asha Slater

Asha Slater

Ryan Walker

Ryan Walker

Susan Hanson

Susan Hanson

Susan Hanson

Susan Hanson

Susan Hanson

Susan Hanson

Paega Davoodi

Paega Davoodi

Barb Hartle

Barb Hartle

Barb Hartle

Barb Hartle

Barb Hartle

Barb Hartle

Bruce Campbell

Bruce Campbell

Betty Fay

Betty Fay

Matt Kerridge

Matt Kerridge

Gabriel Ioannou

Gabriel Ioannou

Fabienne Frenzel

Fabienne Frenzel

Kerry Powell

Kerry Powell

Kerry Powell

Kerry Powell

Kerry Powell

Kerry Powell

Alex Kingcott

Alex Kingcott

Alex Kingcott

Alex Kingcott

Alex kingcott

Alex kingcott

Alex Kingcott

Alex Kingcott

Alex kingcott

Alex kingcott

Victoria Langmead

Victoria Langmead

Kelly Hansen

Kelly Hansen

Silvia Macsai

Silvia Macsai

Teri Bunker

Teri Bunker

Teri Bunker

Teri Bunker

Teri Bunker

Teri Bunker

Teri Bunker

Teri Bunker

Sarka Pavisova

Sarka Pavisova

Nicole Pieloth

Nicole Pieloth

Anna Nguyen Thai

Anna Nguyen Thai

Becky Routley

Becky Routley

Tammy Schemmel

Tammy Schemmel

ALICE YU

ALICE YU

Douglas Bennett

Douglas Bennett

Abbie Schafer

Abbie Schafer

Tara McAstocker

Tara McAstocker

Karen Lai

Karen Lai

Karen Lai

Karen Lai

Karen Lai

Karen Lai

Karen Lai

Karen Lai

Karen Lai

Karen Lai

Anna Nguyen Thai

Anna Nguyen Thai

Anna Nguyen Thai

Anna Nguyen Thai

Kristie Cornell

Kristie Cornell

Stefan McKenna

Stefan McKenna

Stefan McKenna

Stefan McKenna

Tamara Costa

Tamara Costa

Joel Durkovic

Joel Durkovic

Joel Durkovic

Joel Durkovic

Joel Durkovic

Joel Durkovic

Joel Durkovic

Joel Durkovic

bernard westrick

bernard westrick

bernard westrick

bernard westrick

bernard westrick

bernard westrick

Caroline Rushforth

Caroline Rushforth

Judy Ahrens-Townsend

Judy Ahrens-Townsend

John

John

Bridget Kester

Bridget Kester

Bridget Kester

Bridget Kester

Henri Kester

Henri Kester

David Sadler

David Sadler

Terry N. Toot

Terry N. Toot

Terry N. Toot

Terry N. Toot

Mikayla Brenneis

Mikayla Brenneis

Maxime Faille

Maxime Faille

Maxime Faille

Maxime Faille

Carolyn Sedlowsky

Carolyn Sedlowsky

Louise Norris

Louise Norris

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Lindsay Lapointe

Roopa Ramiah

Roopa Ramiah

Betina Wunderlich

Betina Wunderlich

Antony McKeith

Antony McKeith

Stefan McKenna

Stefan McKenna

Kelsey

Kelsey

VIDEO 2018

Carola Weimer | Johnstone Strait Ultimate Tour

Matt Hoffmann | Orca Lite Expedition

 

Contest Rules

Submit photos to the 2018 photo and video contest and you could win $1000 credit toward the Spirit of the West trip of your choice! Runners-up prizes will also be awarded.

To be eligible, participants must follow the contest rules below:

How to Enter

1. Upload your best photo or video of your 2018 tour with us to Facebook and/or Instagram.

2. In the post or comments section of your photo include the tour name and tour date, tag us with @Spirit of the West Adventures and also hashtag #KAYAKREALMOFWHALES.

3. Photo and video must adhere to whale watching guidelines (eg. kayakers cannot be shown within 100m of whales).

4. Winners must submit the original file in high resolution (minimum 1000 pixels on the short side) and as .jpg format to [email protected]

Judging Criteria

Winners will be chosen by a panel of Spirit of the West team members based on:

  • Originality
  • Overall appeal of the image
  • Popular consensus (based on the likes a photo receives on Facebook/Instagram)

Contest Period

The contest begins on June 1, 2018 and closes on October 1, 2018.

Winners will be announced on October 15, 2018. Winners will first be informed by email and also announced on the Spirit of the West Adventures Facebook page and Instagram*.

*This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Instagram. By participating in the contest, entrants agree to release Facebook/Instagram from any responsibility or obligation associated with this contest.

Prizes

A grand prize of $1000CAD credit toward any Spirit of the West tour will be awarded to each of the winners of best photo and best video. The credit may be applied to any trip Spirit of the West operates, subject to availability. Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash. Prize amounts must be redeemed within three (3) years of the date awarded.

License

All entrants agree that Spirit of the West will have non-exclusive use of their photos for purposes deemed appropriate by the company (including using photos for advertising, marketing and promotional purposes in any media). By entering the photo contest you assert that you are the owner of the original image and have obtained any permissions (model or otherwise) necessary for publication. Winners must also agree to having their name released, and may be asked to produce a short write-up about their trip for use by the company.