Wednesday 21 January 2015

Facebook Photography Competition: Win a Trip to the Arctic

Aurora Expeditions, the experts in expedition cruising, has launched a new Facebook photography competition to find their next 'Official Arctic Photographer' to capture the majestic scenery, amazing wildlife and candid experiences of the High Arctic.

Win a trip to the Arctic as Aurora Expeditions' Official Arctic Photographer
Copyright: Aurora Expeditions

The competition is open to anyone who loves capturing unforgettable travel moments, from professional photographers, awesome amateurs or those who simply love taking a great holiday snapshot.

The lucky winner will be named the 'Official Arctic Photographer' and will travel on board Aurora Expeditions' 'Across the Arctic Circle' expedition in June this year. From Scotland to Spitsbergen the winner will enjoy amazing sights like giant icebergs, magnificent fjords, ancient relics and wildlife such as whales, walrus and polar bears, with unlimited opportunities to snap until their heart's content on this unforgettable 14-day adventure.

Entrants are asked to 'like' the Aurora Expeditions' Facebook page ( and submit their best travel photo via the Facebook competition tab to go into the running to win an all-expenses-paid trip to the Arctic, including the expedition cruise, return economy airfares and accommodation, worth over $10,000!

Entrants are also asked to submit in 50 words or less why they should be chosen as Aurora Expeditions' Official Arctic Photographer.

Entries will require 20 votes to make it through to the final judging stage, where Aurora Expeditions' panel of expert travel and photography judges will choose the final winner.

To enter simply:

1. Visit to access the competition page

2. Upload your best travel photo

3. In 50 words or less, share why you should be Aurora Expeditions' Official Arctic Photographer

4. Share your entry with your friends and encourage them to vote for you!

The competition runs from 20/01/15-15/03/15 inclusive, with the winner to be advised before 28/03/15.

For full competition details visit or Aurora Expeditions' Facebook page

For more information on Aurora Expeditions' range of Arctic adventures visit

Prize Details

The prize includes one berth on Aurora Expeditions' Across the Arctic Circleexpedition departing 30 June 2015, return airfares from the winner's nearest capital city and one night accommodation at each end of the expedition.

*The prize does not include travel insurance, photography equipment, expedition clothing, passports, visas, vaccinations, meals not included in the expedition itinerary, optional activities, spending money, gratuities and all items of a personal nature including but not limited to: alcoholic beverages and soft drinks, laundry services, personal clothing, medical expenses, and email or phone charges.

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