welcome to chelsea
photo contest

Chelsea Stock - Katy Rogers -Maggie and William smaller.jpg

Photo by Katy Rogers, one of the winners of the 2018 photo contest.

The Welcome to Chelsea Photo Contest is sponsored by Chelsea Prospers and the Chelsea MA Photography Club.

Deadline to enter is May 16, 2022.

For this Photo Contest we’re looking for images that communicate “Welcome to Chelsea.” What people, places and things present life in Chelsea to you?  What image serves as invitation for others to visit? Everyone sees the city through a different lens, and we want you to show us your view!


  • Large format professional reproduction of your image

  • Exhibit of your image in a public showcase at “Gallery 456”

  • Best in Show winner receives a $200 cash prize

  • People’s Choice winner receives a $100 cash prize


Find the complete rules here.


Submit your photos here!


  • Darlene DeVita, fine art photographer specializing in portraits 

  • Matt Frank, local photographer and founder of the Chelsea, MA Photography Club

  • Arnie Jarmak, former chief photographer of the Chelsea Record 

  • Marianne Ramos, artist with specialty in collages 

  • Amber Torres, artist and podcaster

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