Announcing the 2017 #sfoInstaMeet Photo Contest!

2017 #sfoInstaMeet Photo Contest Santa Fe Opera Simply Santa Fe Instagram

June 26 - August 1, 2017
@ Santa Fe Opera

Oh boy oh boy, we know you've been waiting for this announcement - The 2017 #sfoInstaMeet Photo Contest! In addition to the FIVE #sfoInstaMeet events, we are co-hosting a photo contest from June 26th - August 1st with the Santa Fe Opera! Show us how you see @santafeopera by using the hashtag #sfoInstaMeet while attending an InstaMeet or performance and you could win BIG! 
Grand prize is the opportunity to photograph backstage DURING a regular season performance. This is unprecedented and the opportunity of a LIFETIME! Second and third place winners will receive two tickets to a 2018 Opera season performance of their choice (based on availability). In addition (and this is a really BIG and EXCITING addition!), a selection of images created during this time period will be chosen by the Santa Fe Opera to be shown (and sold!) at a Pop Up Photo Exhibition in the brand spankin' new mobile @showponygallery, the latest amazing project by Niomi Fawn of @curatesantafe! The opening will be held at the Opera on August 18th! Wow, the photo opportunities from all the photo opportunities just keep coming! Complete details of the photo exhibition will be announced early August.

Rules for participation:
• Images taken at the Santa Fe Opera must be posted to Instagram using the hashtag #sfoInstaMeet between the dates of June 26 - August 1, 2017.
• Participants must have a PUBLIC Instagram account to be eligible (otherwise they are not viewable) and must follow @SantaFeOpera and @SimplySantaFeNM.
• Images must be new and taken at the Santa Fe Opera, however, Instagrammers have full creative license over subject material.
• Please do NOT photograph employees working backstage.
• Images from the hashtag will be judged by the Santa Fe Opera. • All decisions about winning photographs are made at the discretion of this organization and are final.
Good luck everyone!