Please read and review carefully
Who can enter?
The contest is open to anyone over 18 years of age prior to or on the last day a photo can be submitted; 26-6-2017. You must own all legal rights to submitted photos. Employees of the www.makkahmadinahphotos.com and their immediate family members are not eligible.
How many photos can I enter?
You may enter per day three (3) photographs.
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The photo caption should, when possible, include the location and year the photo was taken.
Please note that do not put any names, watermark or logo on your entry.
Image format and size
Photographs must be in jpeg format taken with a digital camera or Mobile device.
Caption your entries carefully. Make sure the description and photos are matches
How to enter?
Everyone must go to the contest page and hit “LIKE” button on our fan page.
Hit Like button and write a proper caption for your image, write your email and upload your file, after fully uploaded then click enter.
Photos that violate or infringe upon another person’s rights, including but not limited to copyright, are not eligible.
All entries must be received by 26 - 6 - 2017.
Do you accept black-and-white photographs?
Yes. Also, color photographs changed to black and white are acceptable; however, please make sure that any additional adjustments you make to the image abide by the rules concerning enhancing or altering photographs.
Can photographs be cropped?
Cropped photographs are eligible.
Can photographs be manipulated or enhanced?
No, we do not accept digitally or otherwise enhanced or altered photos.
Cropped photos are eligible. Minor adjustments, including spotting, dodging and burning, sharpening, contrast and slight color adjustment or the digital equivalents, are acceptable. If the judges determine that a photographer has altered his or her photo, we reserve the right to disqualify it.
Who selects the winners?
www.makkahmadinahphotos.com appointed a special panel of judges will meet to review and select the top 10 photographs and determine the prize-winning Best of Show and announce the price winners.
Get your friends to like & vote your photo. Please make note that the winner is primarily based on Ranking by the Page Owner or the Contest Moderator. The number of votes on the photo will improve your chances to be Ranked a Winner. In all matters, the decision of the judge(s) shall be final and no correspondence, appeal or discussion will be entertained.
All images submitted must be the work of the individual submitting them.
The winner will be notified by e-mail and Facebook message box. If winner does not respond within five days of the notification period, prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a selected winner or a selected winner has not complied with these Official Contest Rules, the prize will be forfeited and, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate Contestant will be selected
GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, each Contestant agrees to: (a) abide by these Official Contest Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects relating to this Contest; (b) release, discharge and hold harmless the Sponsor, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the foregoing (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any injuries, claims, causes of actions, or losses of any kind resulting from your participation in the Contest, including but not limited to infringement of intellectual property rights resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from Contestant’s participation in the Contest or any Contest-related activity or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize; and (c) whether or not a Contestant wins a prize, the use of his or her name, voice, performance, photograph, caption, Entry (including each and every photograph and/or digital image submitted with such Entry, whether or not such photograph or digital image contains the Contestant’s image or likeness), and/or likeness for programming, advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and for a period of ten (10) years by the Sponsor and its designees, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from Contestant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consents to such use. By participating, the Contestant also agrees not to release any publicity or other materials on his or her own, or through someone else, regarding his or her participation in the Contest or the winning of any prize without the prior written consent of the Sponsor, which the Sponsor may withhold in its sole discretion. The Released Parties assume no responsibility or liability for any damages, injuries, claims, causes of actions, or losses of any kind arising in whole or in part from this Contest.
MISCELLANEOUS: Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, inaccurate, stolen, delayed, misdirected, undelivered, or garbled Entries or retweets, or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications, or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind, whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise, relating to or in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the Website, the Application, the processing of Entries, the announcement of the award of any prize[s], or in any Contest-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Contest or downloading materials from or use of the Website. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Contest, the Website or Application, who act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or who are in violation of these Official Contest Rules, as solely determined by the Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated Entries will be void. Should any portion of the Contest, Website or Application be, in the Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised for any reason, including virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of Entries, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest (or portion thereof) and, if terminated, in its sole discretion, to select the potential winner[s] from among all non-suspect, eligible Entries received prior to the action taken.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR APPLICATION OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
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