Enter Italy Chronicles June 2017 Italy photo contest and giveaway here. One you’ve entered and your photo of somewhere in Italy has been accepted, spread the word on social media. The photo will the most votes will receive an Amazon voucher worth €25. Photos can be uploaded throughout June but voting will be open until July 15, 2017.
More information on this photo contest can be found here.
Use the system below to add your Italy photos:
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Rules for June 2017 Photo Contest Giveaway
The photographer whose photo of Italy gets the most votes will receive an Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk or Amazon.it gift voucher to the value of €25 (or equivalent value in the currency of the nation in which the winner is resident).
Presently, to receive an Amazon gift voucher, entries can only be accepted from the United States of America, the United Kingdom or Italy.
HOW TO ENTER
Just upload up to three photographs by clicking on the Upload Photo menu item above and follow the instructions. Photos should be no more than 1920 pixels wide or 1080 pixels high. The file size of photos should be no more than 0.2 megabytes (200 kilobytes).
Photos can be uploaded from the 1st June, 2017 to the 30 June, 2017.
Don't forget to add a title and where in Italy the photograph was taken in the 'Description' section.
You can submit .jpg - .jpeg - .png photos that have been exported or 'saved for web' in an image editing app at 90% quality level.
All images must be submitted though the photo submission system on this page and please complete all required fields, including name, email and other information about the photo(s) you submit.
Photos submitted are subject to moderation and may not be published if their quality is considered too poor or they do not respect the Rules detailed on this page. Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles (Sponsor) reserves the right to reject any entry for any reason.
You can select an image directly from your computer desktop or via a tablet or mobile phone. Digital images that are sent via mail or email will not be accepted.
You may enter a maximum of 3 photographs, but you may not use an agency or automated system to enter. Italy Chronicles reserves the right to reject any additional entries or entries that do not comply with these Rules. By entering, you indicate your unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, these Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding. You will not be eligible for the giveaway unless you comply with all requirements of the Rules.
The Photo Contest begins at 12:00am Italian time on June 1, 2017 and ends at 11:59pm Italian time on June 30, 2017 (the “Entry Period”). Entries submitted before or after the Entry Period will not be eligible. Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Photo Contest.
Voting begins at 12:00am Italian time on June 1, 2017 and ends at 11:59pm Italian time on July 15, 2017 (the “Voting Period”). Votes submitted before or after the Voting Period will not be eligible. Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Photo Contest.
In the event of a tie, Alex Roe will select the best photo.
Italy Chronicles' June 2017 Photo Contest (“Photo Contest”) is open to all professional and amateur photographers over the age of 13 or to those under the age of 13 provided parents or guardians have given permission for those under 13 to enter.
By submitting an entry to the Photo Contest, entrants certify that their participation in this Photo Contest is not illegal or in violation of any law, regulation, treaty or administrative act, and that the laws of their governing jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry do not prohibit or restrict the receipt of any Giveaway under this Photo Contest.
Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles reserves the right to reject any entry if, in Italy Chronicles’ editor Alex Roe's sole discretion, the laws of an applicable jurisdiction, including but not limited to the entrant’s jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry, would prohibit or limit Italy Chronicles from proceeding with the Contest as intended or the consideration or offering of any Giveaway would impose additional administrative, tax, operational, or legal burdens on Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles.
WHAT TO ENTER
To ensure eligibility for the contest, please submit files no larger than 0.2 MB. All photos must have been taken in Italy.
Photos deemed to have been digitally altered beyond standard optimization (removal of dust, cropping, reasonable adjustments to exposure, color and contrast, etc.) will be removed from the contest.
Entries may originate in any format — including, but not limited to digital files, digital prints, color transparencies, color prints, or black and white prints — so long as they are submitted electronically in a .JPEG .jpg, or.png form. Multiple exposures that have been combined to produce a single "High Dynamic Range" image are acceptable.
Previously published material for which non-exclusive rights were granted may be entered as long as you still maintain the right to grant Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles a license (see "Your Rights" below). You must be able to disclose when and where the photo appeared previously to Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles if requested.
If you choose to include people in your submission, you are responsible for obtaining the necessary releases from the individuals shown, if model releases are required, and must be able to provide copies of those releases to Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles if requested.
The following submissions are not eligible:
- Images of captive animals photographed in zoos and commercial game farms.
- Photos that violate or infringe upon another person's rights, including but not limited to copyright and photographs of persons without the necessary consent required by law in your jurisdiction. Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles reserves the right to require entrants to submit evidence of the subject’s legal consent to be photographed for the submitted photograph, which may include a signed waiver from the subject. NOTE: Waiver requirements vary, and the entrant is responsible for obtaining a legally enforceable waiver from any photographed subject.
- Photos that contain sexually explicit, nude, obscene, violent or other objectionable or inappropriate content.
- Images that involve the wilful harassment of wildlife, or damage to the environment by the photographer.
- Images that involve putting any individual or animal in danger.
- Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles shall determine entry eligibility in his sole and absolute discretion.
Submissions may be watermarked if desired, but the watermark should be inconspicuous enough to not interfere with the photo.
You will retain all rights to any photograph you submit -- including ownership if applicable.
If you submit a photograph to enter the June 2017 Photo Contest, you grant Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles a 5 year royalty-free, nonexclusive right to:
- Display the photograph on the June 2017 Photo Contest page and all associated pages
- Allow third-parties to share the photograph on social media
- Use the photograph in articles, posts and social media activity relating to Italy Chronicles' photo contests activities.
- Use the photograph in Italy Chronicles’s external communications materials including but not limited to web sites and web publications, fact sheets, fund raising publications, advertising, multimedia, presentation and membership services
- Use, in connection with the Photo Contest, your name, city, state and country of residence
- Retain a digital copy of your photograph on ItalyChronicles.com
Alex Roe of Italy Chronicles will endeavor to credit all photographs with the caption "Person's Name" when the full name is available.
In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Photo Contest is impaired in any way, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either: (a) suspend the Photo Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Photo Contest; or (b) offer the giveaway(s) from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify and seek damages from any individual who tampers with the operation of the Photo Contest, violates these Official Rules, or acts in a disruptive or unsportsmanlike manner. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Proof of sending any communication to Sponsor by mail shall not be deemed proof of receipt of that communication by Sponsor. In the event of a dispute as to the owner of an online entry, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to enter will be deemed to be the owner. The Photo Contest is subject to the laws of Italy and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.
RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
By entering, you agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, their respective parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Photo Contest or receipt or use of any giveaway, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Photo Contest; (b) technical errors; (c) printing errors; (d) late or undelivered mail; (e) errors in the administration of the Photo Contest; or (f) injury or damage to persons or property. You waive the right to claim any attorneys’ fees and any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
PRIVACY AND PUBLICITY
You agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Photo Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Italy. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Photo Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Italy, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of Italy or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Italy.
Questions and inquiries about contest rules can be emailed via Italy Chronicles' Contact System.