Annual Photo Contest

2017 Fine Tool Journal Photo Contest

Photo Contest 2017

We are looking forward to another great year for our 2017 FTJ photo contest! Winner has their photo featured on the cover of the Summer 2017 Fine Tool Journal issue, plus free 2 years' subscription! 2nd place is featured within the magazine and wins a free 1 year subscription.  

6401 Cover                     6301 Cover 2                   2016 cover

Submitting Instructions:

Voting based on rarity and aesthetics.

Mail or email your photo, with description, in digital TIFF or JPEG format, or hard copy. Photos with plain or white backgrounds are preferred.

Submissions can be emailed to, or mailed to PO Box 737, Watervliet, MI 49098.  

Please submit all entries by June 26th, 2017. 

DISCLAIMER: By submitting a photo, you are giving Fine Tool Journal permission to publish the photo in print and/or digital format.  


Voting Instructions:

Entries will be shown online with a link to the album at after June 28th, 2017. Be sure to check back and vote!

To vote after June 28th, 2017, simply submit your name and entry number. 

Votes can be emailed to, called in to (269) 463-8255, faxed to (269) 463-3767, or

mailed in to PO Box 737, Watervliet, MI 49098. Feel free to share the contest with your family and friends! 

Reminder: Submission entries close June 26, 2017! 


Thank you for participating!


HorseGlobeBig  Fine Tool Journal Staff


To view 2014 thru 2016 FTJ Photo Contest entries and descriptions, click links below.  Entry numbers and descriptions are listed in the right hand captions of each image you click on.

To view 2014 photo entries, click here.

To view 2015 photo entries, click here.

To view 2016 photo entries, click here.


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