PSA: Submit Scenic Photos For Port Coquitlam Calendar and Street Banners
Have you taken striking photos of Port Coquitlam’s natural beauty? The City is again looking for community submissions to be featured in the 2022 calendar and street banner program.
Submit your high-resolution images of Port Coquitlam landscapes, flowers and wildlife by Oct. 10 to portcoquitlam.ca/photos for a chance to see them featured in the 2022 community calendar, lining local streets or displayed at City facilities next year.
For the best possibility of having your photo selected, submit images that showcasing Port Coquitlam landscapes, flowers and wildlife from all four seasons. Images that show the photo was taken in Port Coquitlam are preferred to close-ups.
Entitled Naturally PoCo, the City’s 2022 calendar will include the waste collection schedule, city information and space for users to write in their personal schedules.
All submitted photos will be placed in the online gallery at portcoquitlam.ca/photos and considered for use in the calendar, street and facility banners, and other City publications.
Photo credits will be applied to all submitted photos used in the calendar, and whenever possible in other City publications.
To be considered for the calendar and banners, photos must meet the following criteria:
- Format: jpeg, png or tiff
- Orientation: horizontal for calendar and vertical for the banners
- Size: for calendars, at least 300 dpi at a size of 13” wide by 10” deep OR a file size of at least 2 MB. To be considered for banners, at least 300 dpi at a size of 28” wide by 48” deep OR a file size of at least 4 MB.
- File label: include photo name, location, year taken and photographer’s name (e.g. Scenic Sunset-Pitt River-2021-Bob Smith.jpg)
For more information or to upload photos, visit portcoquitlam.ca/photos.
Manager of Communications & Administrative Services
City of Port Coquitlam