Photo Contest!!

In Superior Chamber by Susan Anderson

Superior Chamber of Commerce – Rebuild Superior Inc.

BAR-Marketing Committee



The Superior Chamber of Commerce/Rebuild Superior Inc. – BAR Marketing Committee is implementing a comprehensive marketing strategy that will promote Superior, Arizona as a premier community in Arizona to visit, recreate, locate a business and live. The strategy will also include internal marketing to local residents to build community pride.

The overall strategy includes the need for high quality photographs to promote the natural beauty, history, people and business community of Superior. The BAR-Marketing Committee is conducting a photography contest to help gather the necessary photos that are needed to deploy the marketing strategy. The contest details are listed below:

Basic requirements: Winning photos must become the property of the Superior Chamber of Commerce and Rebuild Superior Inc. for the sole use of promoting Superior by SCoC, RSI, and their partner organizations. Pho­tos must be high resolution and should be sized to be used in all marketing methods including but not to limited print, promotional materials and digital use, including social media. Full resolution photos from modern cellphones meet this requirement. Each category will have a first, second and third place prize. First place is $150, second place is $75 and third place is $50. Additional prizes may be awarded for creativity and artistic quality, additional prizes will be determined by budget.

Official Contest Application: Contestants must be the original owner of the photograph, photos may be ed­ited at the discretion of the photographer. Please see the listing of photo subject categories. All photos se­lected by the BAR-Marketing Committee for marketing purposes will be provided financial compensation for exclusive rights to the photos.

Contest entries should be submitted with the attached application to: In the case of multiple photos, each photo must have a separate application form. [See PDF application form.]

Alternatively, entries may also be hand delivered or mailed to the Superior Chamber of Commerce 165 Main St. or mailed to PO Box 95 Superior, AZ 85173 but will need to be submitted on a flash drive.

Should you have any questions about the photo contest, please contact Mila Besich-Lira at 520.827.0676 or mila.lira . You may also contact Hank Gutierrez at 602.770.8296 or Jim Schenck 661.645.1864. All submissions must be received by Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 5pm. You may also leave a voice-message at the Superior Chamber of Commerce 520-689-0200.

Photo Contest Categories:
Photos taken prior to the contest start date may also be submitted! Check your photo archives.

Superior Business & Commerce: (Suggested Shots)
Photos of Open Businesses on Highway and Main St. Corridors

Interior shots of people buying things
Restaurant Photos
Family or Couple eating at a local restaurant.

Photos of Business Corridors

Main St.

Photo of Chamber of Commerce – Interior/Exterior
Photos of Caboose Visitor Center – Interior/Exterior
Photos of Airport
Photos of Industrial Park
Photo of Town Hall, Fire Station, Swimming Pool, Library

Photo of School Facilities – including photos of students participating in activities in school.

Any other shot you may think fits this category!

Superior Adventure & Attractions: (Suggested Shots)
Photos of Second Friday- People having fun – playing music

Photos of Adventure: Hikers, quads, horseback riders, climbers, cyclists in Superior with recognizable features such as Picket Post, Apache Leap or Downtown Superior.

LOST Trail Canyon Segment – looking towards old bridge, Tunnel, Shot from Tunnel

Boyce Thompson Arboretum

Photos of Bob Jones Museum and Besich Park – Kids reading at Little Library

Photo of Historical Mining Equipment throughout town. US 60 Park, Smelter, equipment on Main St.

Any other shot you may think fits this category!

Scenic Superior: (Suggested Shots)

Photos from Highway 177 looking into Town

Photo of Superior from the top of Apache Leap looking west

Photo from Highway with Picket Post, Apache Leap and Town of Superior in the shot. (Around mile post 219 on US 60)

Any other shot you may think fits this category!

Please click HERE to download the PDF application.