Weather photo contest
Uppsala has one of the world’s longest series of weather observations and in 2022, Uppsala University has hosted different events celebrating 300 years of weather measurements in Uppsala, the so called Celsius jubilee. At the Department of Earth Sciences we have organised a weather photo contest and the winning photos are now gathered in a calendar that you can buy in the university's webbshop or in Ekonomikum, BMC, The University Library and Ångström. Scan the qr-code below to reach the web shop.
Weather photo contest. rules
Take part in our weather photo contest between November 2021-October 2022. You can submit up to ten images, either by sending your photo to firstname.lastname@example.org or by posting to Instagram and using the hashtag #Celsius300. We will pick one winner each month and the jury consists of metorologists at the Department of Earth Sciences at Uppsala University.
The best weather photos will be published on the Department of Earth Sciences website with the photographer’s name and a description of the weather phenomena visible in the photo, written by the meteorologists at the department. The winning images will be published in a calendar by Uppsala University. The winners will also receive an Uppsala University hoodie, value SEK 450.
- The contest is open for everyone between 1 November 2021 to 31 October 2022.
- The photo must be taken by you.
- You can submit up to 10 photos.
- Write where the picture was taken and approximate date and time.
- Remember to write your name and where we can contact you.
- If you post and tag on Instagram your Instagram account must be open, not private.
By using the hashtag #Celsius300 you give your approval for us to publish the pictures in our internal and external channels. If you photograph people you must have their consent.