Capturing Rural Iowa

2025 Calendar Contest

Capturing Rural Iowa

Calling all local photographers! 

Do you love taking photos? Do you want to see your photos in print? We are looking for 12 great photos to include in our 2025 "Capturing Rural Iowa" calendar. Review the Entry Guidelines and give it your best shot!


Deadline: August 31, 2024

  • Entrant must be a customer of United Bank of Iowa.
  • Upload your photo(s) using the link below.

  • Include your full name, email address, location of photo and photo title.

  • Photos received through the mail or scans of photos will not be accepted. 

  • Limit of 5 submissions per individual; complete a separate form for each photo submitted.

  • All photos must remain unedited. DO NOT add watermarks, dates, logos, names, filters, etc.

2025 "Capturing Rural Iowa" PHOTO THEME

  • Rural Iowa scenes
  • Seasonal scenes, patriotic scenes, holidays, weather, events, etc.
  • Landscapes from all seasons – rural or showcasing your community 
  • Agriculture at work – planting, harvesting, working with livestock, riding in tractors


  • Photos must be submitted in JPG, PNG, or GIF format; minimum 300 dpi.
  • Minimum 3300 pixels x 2550 pixels (11 in x 8.5 in) landscape (horizontal) or square. We can reduce photo size, but not enlarge it. 
  • Mobile photo submissions are exempt from the above requirement but must be sent at their highest resolution in landscape (horizontal) form.


  • $100 per calendar month image (12 winners)

QUESTIONS? Contact us at (712)364-3393 and ask for Marcia Cates, Jessica Burk, Taylor Hemer or Presley Cranston.

Please do not include confidential information in your message.

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