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Ocracoke Island Realty invites you to share your favorite Ocracoke Island photos with us!  We are excited to present the 2021 Ocracoke Island Photo Contest!  We will be accepting submissions through October 31, 2021.

The Grand Prize Winner will receive $500 off a stay anytime with Ocracoke Island Realty. Six (6) category winners will receive a $100 gift certificate good toward a stay anytime with Ocracoke Island Realty. 

Winners will be chosen and announced soon after the close of the contest.  Winners will be contacted via the email used to submit the photo.  Winners will also be announced on our website and in social media. 


Ocracoke Sunrises and Sunsets: Submit your favorite photos of the truly magical red and orange colors of a sunrise or sunset on Ocracoke Island.

Beach Scenes: Submit your favorite photos that capture the beauty or good times experienced while enjoying the beach on Ocracoke Island!

Wild Life: Submit your favorite photo of any wildlife that you have captured while vacationing on Ocracoke Island. Please don't submit your photos of your pets in this category - we have reserved a separate category just for them!

Pets: Submit your favorite photo of your 4-legged family member enjoying time on Ocracoke Island!

Ocracoke Landmarks: Submit your favorite photos of Ocracoke landmarks that you have captured. This may include but not limited to: lighthouses, nature preserves, museums, historic buildings, homes - anything that you interpret as an Ocracoke Island landmark.

Around the Village:  Submit your favorite photos of scenery and good times in Ocracoke Village.


You may enter as many photos as you would like to the Photo Contest. By submitting your photos, you are agreeing to the Rules stated below:

  1. Photos must have been taken on Ocracoke Island.  Photos taken on the ferry ride to/from Ocracoke are eligible.
  2. Please submit photos in a High-Resolution JPG format. 
  3. A single category must be selected for each photo. 
  4. Please do not submit any photos that have time stamps or text added. 
  5. No professional photographers, please.
  6. Entries will be judged on the subject matter, quality of image and composition. So pick your best photos for entry. You may enter as many photos as you like.
  7. Enter only photos taken by you or a family member and with permission of the family or other recognizable individuals in the photo.
  8. By submitting your photos, you grant Village Realty Holdings, LLC permission to use your photo submission(s) for use in any of its marketing, advertising or promotional materials at its discretion without payment or any other consideration.
  9. Taxes are the responsibility of the winner.

Set your camera or phone to high resolution photos and begin capturing the beauty of Ocracoke Island on your next visit!

We are looking forward to seeing your photo entries! 


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