Newswest and its website are appealing to the shutterbug in you to keep our pages fresh and beautiful. Simply snap some photos of the world right outside your door. Then upload them to the photo gallery or send them in to:
In your email, please include your name, phone number, the subject and location of your photo.
We look for images that capture a little piece of our neighbourhoods; a person, a place, an event ...anything that says “community”.
Images should generally be from within Newswest boundaries.
Submissions for print editions: Photographs should be 300 dpi; print
photos 3 inches by 5 inches.
Submissions for photo contests: Photographs must be submitted to the address provided in the contest announcement.
Submissions for the web: Our main page slide show uses Jpegs 300 by 280 pixels. Images submitted should be at least that size or greater in a near square aspect ratio.
Images for events, submitted for the calendar page banner will become 720 by 148 pixels with Newswest text overlaid.
Join our Contributor’s Photo Gallery and you can upload your photos there. Photos in the gallery can be upto 8 MB in file size or 4096 pixels in any dimension. You must read the terms here to join.
We reserve the right to edit for size, visual appeal and content.