Rathkeale & District Credit Union are looking for your photos for our 2023 calendar. The calendar will feature photographs from around our communities taken by local people. The winner of our photography competition will receive €200.00 and be the feature photograph on the front of our calendar; 12 runners-up will receive €30 each and their photo will be chosen to represent a month in our calendar.

The theme for our 2023 Calendar is ‘Our Local Community’

Showcase the beauty of our area through your lens! Whether is it a landscape photo, your children playing in the local park, the curiosity of an exploring animal on your daily walk….we want to see your take!

Photographs must be taken within the common bond of Rathkeale & District Credit Union Ltd. Our common bond includes the following areas: Rathkeale, Adare, Croom, Ballingarry, Banogue, Cappagh, Croagh, Granagh, Kilfinny, Manister & surrounds.

About the Competition

Photos need to be landscape format and emailed to talk@kddesign.ie. Photo must come with a title, along with the name, address and phone number of the photographer. Please state clearly, where the photograph was taken. You can enter as often as you like!

Photograph Criteria

All photos must be in landscape format. Photos must be supplied in landscape format and must be a minimum of 2,400 x 3,000 pixels in digital format or have a minimum file size of 2.5MB and no greater than 5MB.

Photo themes can be anything that reflects the beauty and diversity of our local communities; such as:

  • Scenic and landscape – reflecting the areas of the Rathkeale & District Credit Union common bond throughout the seasons.
  • Community – photos that reflect the credit union ethos within our communities; the philosophy of volunteerism, self-help, not for profit and for the benefit of one’s community.
  • Nature & animals
  • At work (farming & industry)
  • People – Please note: if you wish to use any people in your photos, you must have their permission for inclusion and publication.
  • Curiosity/Other

Please note: You do not need to be a member of Rathkeale & District Credit Union Ltd to enter the competition.

Closing dates for entries is close of business on the 11th November 2022.

For a full list of terms and conditions please click here.