Share Your Weather Photos

The Finger Lakes is a region of stunning beauty. The lakes, hills, forests, vineyards, and waterfalls that make our area special are only accentuated by the day-to-day weather. If you have captured a scenic view and want to share it for use with Finger Lakes Weather, you can now submit photographs directly through the website!

Photo Requirements

In order to be usable, photos must follow these basic guidelines:

  • At least 1200 px wide and 630 px tall… but the larger the file, the better
  • Minimal to no editing
  • No watermarks or other added text
  • Focus on weather phenomena and the scenery of the Finger Lakes
  • No people visible in the photograph. Buildings, automobiles, and animals are OK in small amounts.
  • Photos for any season and weather phenomenon may be submitted at any time of the year.

Photo Uses

Finger Lakes Weather may use your photos for a variety of purposes, including but not limited to:

  • Display on and Finger Lakes Weather social media channels
  • Finger Lakes Weather advertisements and promotions
  • Finger Lakes Weather business client needs
  • Inclusion in the annual FLX Weather Calendar
    Now accepting photos for the 2024 Calendar! Deadline: Sept. 16!

Photo Sharing Terms

By submitting photos to Finger Lakes Weather LLC (hereafter referred to as FLX Weather), you are granting FLX Weather and its affiliates, and/or clients permission to use, share, and edit your photo without limitation. Photo submission automatically surrenders any copyright to FLX Weather. No royalties shall be collected by the photographer for any revenue generated by FLX Weather or its affiliates or clients, directly or indirectly related to photo use. No payment shall be made to the photographer in exchange for the photo or its use. FLX Weather is not required to credit the photographer when using the photo (though almost always will!). Submission of photos does not guarantee they will ever be used.

Weather Photo Submission
Please fill out this form to submit photos to Finger Lakes Weather. NOTE: Additional form fields will populate based on your answers, and the file uploader will only become available when certain conditions have been satisfied.

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