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As part of the ongoing campaign to promote our community as a great place to live, work and play, the Public Information Office is seeking photographs that reflect Roanoke County's Vision Statement:

"Roanoke County is a vibrant, innovative, and scenic community 
that values its citizens, heritage, and quality of life."

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Neighborhood walkers (c)Sam Dean Photography
RECOMMENDED SUBJECT MATTER
  • People & Activities, especially people enjoying outdoor activities in Roanoke County
  • Parks (if possible, people enjoying parks and park amenities)
  • Landscapes depicting Roanoke County's mountains, rivers or notable landmarks
  • Culture & Art in Roanoke County
  • Nature & Animals


SIZE & QUALITY
  • Images should be at least 2200 pixels wide (or about 1 MB in size)
  • Non-manipulated imagery will yield the best results (no Photoshop
  • effects or cropping)
  • File Types accepted include JPEG, TIFF, or  PNG
  • Resolution should be 72 dpi or higher
  • Color Mode: RGB or CMYK (we can easily convert CMYK to RGB)

COMPOSITION & RECOMMENDATIONS
  • Good images have an area of interest, include simple shapes, and create an impression or creates and emotion
  • Generic images that can be used during any time of the year
  • Seasonal images that reflect the four distinct seasons we enjoy in Roanoke County

USAGE OF YOUR PHOTOGRAPHS
By submitting photographs to Roanoke County, you are telling us that you are the owner and give Roanoke County permission to use, in whole or part, any images you submit for the purpose of promoting Roanoke County's quality of life, news, or events. Photographs may be used in printed form, electronic media (websites, social media, etc.) and other media.

DESCRIPTION / CAPTIONS

Please provide a brief description or caption for submitted photographs if possible, including the name(s) of the photographer.

SUBMITTING PHOTOS TO ROANOKE COUNTY

Photographs can be submitted by Email to the Public Information Office.

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