My Outer Banks

Facebook Followers Juried Photography Exhibit

The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum is hosting a juried photo competition and exhibition April 1, 2022 – March 25, 2023. It is open to our Facebook followers who are 18 years or older. Email us your favorite photos of the Outer Banks accompanied by the entry form, and our judges will choose from the entries the photos to have on display. The photographer whose work is voted Best in Show by our visitors will receive $100 and have your photo on display on our website.


  • You can submit entries from May 1-September 15, 2021.
  • You have to be a Facebook follower of Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum to enter.
  • Open to photographers age 18 and up.
  • Send no more than three photos that have been taken by the same person within the last five years.
  • Photos must be a tiff or j-peg with a minimum of 300 dpi.
  • Photos must be taken on the Outer Banks anywhere from Carova to Ocracoke. This includes Carova, Corolla, Duck, Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, Nags Head, Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Avon, Buxton, Frisco, Hatteras, and Ocracoke.
  • Photos must be received by September 15, 2021.
  • Photographer agrees to allow the Graveyard of the Atlantic and the North Carolina Division of Natural and Cultural Resources to use images for marketing purposes related to the exhibit.

To enter, fill out the form below or email your information and entries to Mary Ellen Riddle.

My Outer Banks Photo Exhibit
Maximum upload size: 25MB
By submitting an image, you acknowledge you are the photographer of said image and that you allow the image to be used in the exhibit and for exhibit marketing