Subject New Mexco Balloon Fiectn 2016 Photo Contest
Edison Lee 09/21/2016 20:09:09

2016 Photo Contest

Cindy Petrehn Memorial Photo Contest Presented By Canon

Contest Submission link will be available October 1st!


There are five Categories for photo submissions:

  • Dawn Patrol Photo Entry
  • Mass Ascension Photo Entry
  • Balloon Glow Photo Entry
  • Special Shape Rodeo Photo Entry
  • AfterGlow Fireworks Photo Entry


  • All entries must be submitted on-line
  • All entries are subject to a $5 entry fee
  • All entries must be a JPEG image with a maximum size of 5 megabytes.
  • We are now allowing more than one entry per category per person! You can enter as many photos as you wish.
  • Photographs MUST be taken from October 1st through 9th, 2016.  Photographs may be of any subject related to the 2016 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
  • Photo submissions will be accepted October 1st through October 31st.
  • Photographs must be taken and owned by entrant.  Entries become the property of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Inc. and AIBF will have free reproduction rights.
  • Photos that have been photo shopped will not be considered.
  • Any taxes applicable to the prizes are solely the responsibility of the winners.
  • AIBF employees and their immediate family members are not eligible. 


  • Grand Prize Winner will receive a Canon EOS 5D Mark IV with Lens
  • First place winners from each category will receive a Canon EOS M3
  • Second place winners from each category will receive a Balloon Fiesta Jacket
  • Third place winners from each category will receive an Official Event Poster from the 2016 Balloon Fiesta.  
  • Past Years Winners

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*2017 photo winners gallery

* 2018 schedule

* photo gallery