3rd Annual Photography Contest 

The Joys of Breastfeeding:
             Celebrating the bond between mother and child

Prizes to be awarded to winning mother in two categories:

Amateur/Personal:  
$100 from the BFC, framed 11x14 enlargement of their winning image professionally matted and framed courtsey of The Galeria, Free 30 minute in Studio session, and one 11x14 print from Elaine Begley Photography

Professional: 
$100 from the BFC, framed 11x14 enlargement of their winning image professionally matted and framed courtsey of The Galeria, Free 30 minute in Studio session, and one 11x14 print from Elaine Begley Photography

Plus-- New for 2012: "People's Choice Award"
Voted on by those attending the 2012 Birth, Baby and Bonding Fair
Winners Recieve: $100 from the BFC Free 30 minute in Studio session, and one 11x14 print from Elaine Begley Photography

Click here for 2012 Photo Contest entry form and photo release.
Click here to see the winners of the 2011 Photo Contest.

Deadline to submit entries is June 30, 2012.

Special thanks to our sponsors:





2012 Contest Information
Contest Rules:
  • All entries must have a San Joaquin County address for the breastfeeding mother.
  • No more than three (3) photos per mom, per category.
  • Entries from any year may be submitted (previous year's contest submissions are not eligible.)
  • Entry forms must be signed by both the breastfeeding mother and the photographer releasing use of photographs.  Either parent may sign consenting for the child (children) present. If other people are present in the photo, they should be asked to sign a release. If a signed consent is not obtained, the Breastfeeding Coalition reserves the right to edit the images.
  • All photographs must be originals and contain no copyrighted material. 
  • All photographs received become the sole property of the Breastfeeding Coalition of San Joaquin County for use in the promotion of breastfeeding and may be published or edited without limit or obligation to the author. 
Deadline: Completed entry form and photo must be received byJune 30, 2012
For more information: Email us at photo@bfcsj.org



Breastfeeding Photo Contest