olli 2021photocontest

Scenic Tennessee Valley

Discover the beauty around you. Share parks, forests, trails, the sky, waterfalls, and more!

Submission Deadline:
April 1, 2021

Entry Guidelines


  • Theme: Scenic Tennessee Valley
  • Open to all current OLLI members
  • Submit up to three (3) entries
  • Timeframe: April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021
  • Submit photos in standard digital .jpg format
  • Recommend at least 2 Megapixels (MP) final size
  • Name your photo
  • No recognizable persons please
  • Photos must not have identifying/copyright marks
  • Color photos are preferred but not required
  • Gentle photo editing permitted but keep original
  • Capture Images with any type camera, phone or other device

Submission Info:

Email (as an attachment): olliphotocontest@gmail.com
Subject: 2021 Photo Contest

Include your name, phone number, and email address.
Give some information about the photo, where you took it and the date.

Submission deadline:

April 1, 2021


1st Place: Tuition + three courses for OLLI Fall 2021 Term (approximately $99 value)

2nd Place: One year OLLI Membership, plus $25 Gift certificate ($50 value)

3rd Place: One year OLLI Membership ($25 value)

Please note that entering your photo gives Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UAH and UAH permission to use your name and photo for the OLLI web site, catalog, newsletter, or any publications pertaining to the photo contest. You will be emailed a release form after your photograph is submitted and your photo will not be eligible for judging until the signed release form is received.

For questions regarding requirements or uploading or resizing problems, please email Debbie Tromblee at olliphotocontest@gmail.com.

2020 Photo Contest Winners

Things that Can Fly

It's a Bird! It's a Plane — Think of all the possibilities!

olli 2020 photo 1st redhead philipflowers

1st PlaceRedhead
Philip Flowers

olli 2020 photo 2nd ebonyjewelwingdamselfly harolddean

2nd PlaceEbony Jewelwing Damselfly
Harold Dean

olli 2020 photo 3rd waterski vivanhsu

3rd PlaceWater Ski
Vivian Hsu

Things That Can Fly

It's a Bird! It's a Plane —
Think of all the possibilities!

Birds, butterflies and other insects.  Planes, helicopters, hot air balloons, kites.