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Ahtna Kanas Summer 2021

Shareholder Photo Contest

The Ahtna Land Department is holding a photo contest with great prizes! We want to see your photos of hunting, fishing, gathering and enjoying the Ahtna region. Photos containing scenery, wildlife and people will all be accepted.

  • Deadline: Photo submissions will be accepted online through October 1, 2021.
  • Theme: Our Land Sustains Us.
  • Eligibility: Open to Ahtna shareholders and shareholder descendants age 18+.
  • Requirements: Photographs must be submitted as high-resolution JPEG, with a minimum of 300 dpi.
  • Releases: For a photo in which a person is recognizable, you must be prepared to provide the subject’s name and a model release from the subject or, in the case of a minor, the subject’s parent or guardian.
  • Prizes:
    • 1st Prize: Sony Alpha A6400 Mirrorless Camera
    • 2nd Prize: GoPro HERO9
    • 3rd Prize: Manfrotto Befree Advanced Tripod
    • Honorable Mention: Peak Design Capture Camera Clip
  • Winners will be selected and notified by November 1, 2021.
  • Winning photos will be published in the Winter Kanas and shared on Facebook.

For more contest details and to submit a photo, visit