Submit a Photo to Our Site

  • Create An Account - Complete the web form and click submit. When you sign up for an account you will be able to:
    • Upload photos for approval
    • Check on approval status
    • Know if your photo becomes Photo of the Day
    • View your upload history
    • Receive email updates
  • Once you have an account you can submit photos by clicking on "Submit a Photo". 

  • When naming your photos please use the proper format.
    First TWO letters of your First name and first TWO letters of your last name followed by the number that corresponds to the order of your submissions - first photo is 01, second photo submitted is 02 and so on. Example: 1st photo from John Smith would be JOSM01.

  • Supply us with keywords that will help in the identification process. Including surnames, locations of where the photo was taken and where the person lived is very helpful. You are welcome to provide us with a detailed story if you have one.

  • To upload photos from your computer - click on "Choose File" -
    Files should be optimized for the web if possible and be no larger than
    4" x 6" or 470 x 704 pixels.
    Pixlr or ToolPic are quick and easy ways to size your images online.

  • Images that do not have recognizable facial features will not be accepted.

  • You can view uploaded photos in your Upload History.  Photo details can be seen by clicking on the Photo Name. 

  • Within about 72 hours, you will receive an approval notice from an Identify a Photo volunteer. The information will be posted on the detail page of each photo [in the Upload History], and sent via email.