Battleship Memorial Park
2017 Photography Contest


The contest is open to all photographers, professional and amateur. Employees of USS ALABAMA Battleship Commission and their families are ineligible. Color, black and white, sepia-toned and manipulated photographs may be entered in any class.


-Each photo entered must be an original photograph taken by the entrant.

-The subject of the photo must correspond with one of the five divisions listed.

-No names or other identifying marks may appear on the photo.

-Please submit no more than one photo per division

-Photos should be emailed to along with a completed registration form.


The grand prize winner will receive two adult lifetime passes.

Each first place division winner will receive a one-time family of four pass to the park.

*all passes are non transferable.


Entries may be submitted between June 5th and August 4th. Photos will then be posted to our Facebook page the following Monday. We will use the number of likes each photo receives to determine the top five photos for each division. The top five in each division will then be judged by a panel of judges at the park to determine each first place winner as well as an overall grand prize winner.

2017 Photo Divisions

  1. Family Fun
  2. Battleship Beauty
  3. USS Drum
  4. Planes, Tanks, and Machines
  5. Macro Photos

If there are people in the photo, please get their permission to use the photo.

Download the Photo Model Release form to include with your submission. This is necessary for any photo containing a minor and must be signed by their parent or guardian.

Submission Form
Photo Release