FAQ

1. ENTERING YOUR COMMUNITY

Is ENTERING free?

Yes! Entering your community is free.

How do I ENTER?

To enter, fill out the online entry form and submit your story and up to 3 photos (minimum 1 required). Also you must submit a video (maximum 10mins).

What is the mailing address for the video?

Christopher Martin CBC Alberta
c/o Pyramid Productions
#2875 107 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2Z 4S8

2. CONTENT

What are the DIGITAL CAMERA requirements for submitting photos?

All camera models and makes will produce good results, however, we recommend you use a 4-megapixel camera or higher.

How do I UPLOAD files?

Once you’ve filled in the entry form, add your story in the text box provided and attach up to 3 photos.

Is there a limit on the NUMBER OF FILES I can have on the site?

You are limited to 1 story and up to 3 photos per submission. However, there are no limits to the number of submissions you can create. If you have more than 1 story and 3 photos that you want to add, simply create another submission.

Are there size limits for the files I UPLOAD?

Each file you upload must be less than 3 MB in size.

Why doesn’t my ENTRY show up on the site immediately?

We review each submission to ensure it is appropriate for use. It is then published to the site for viewing. It may take up to 5 days for your content to appear, so your patience is appreciated.

3. TECHNICAL SUPPORT

What kind of PHOTO FORMATS do you support?

We support JPG/JPEG photo file format.

What VIDEO FORMATS are accepted?

High Definition file on DVD, Flash and USB.

How do I contact someone for GENERAL CONTEST INQUIRIES?

Email: Christopher Martin
Phone: 780-468-7443