Darkness Photo Contest | 12,500 EUR
- Deadline: 15 December 2018
- Website: https://www.competitionsforphotographers.com/darkness-photo-contest
Applicants can be amateur and professional photographers from all over the World. Only the photographers themselves can submit their applications. The submitted works must have been created after 1 January 2015.
1 x 3000 euros + Certificate
2 x 2000 euros + Certificate
3 x 1500 euros + Certificate
1 x 1000 euros + Certificate
10 x Certificate
Applicants can be amateur and professional photographers from all over the World.
Copyrights & Usage Rights:
A) This agreement is made between
Competitions for Photographers © (hereinafter CfP) which is the sole owner of the Darkness Photo Contest (hereinafter Contest); and,
Photographer who has registered to the award and submit his/her photographs.
Photographer hereby agrees the terms of this agreement by submitting his/her photographs to www.competitionsforphotographers.com (hereinafter Website).
C) The Subject of The Agreement
Within the scope of this agreement, the Photographer shall submit his/her photographs to the Website in accordance with the terms and conditions situated in this agreement so as to participate the photography contest.
CfP shall have right to use the submitted photographs for promotional efforts on CfP’s websites, CfP's instagram page and CfP's facebook page. CfP shall have right to use the submitted photographs to communicate to the public. Photographer shall accept and declare to give the right of usage of the submitted photographs and it accept not to put in a claim for using of the photographs within the scope of promoting and advertising for Contest.
The scope of use of the rights granted under this agreement is limited only to the promotion and advertisement of Contest.
D) The Duration of the Agreement
This agreement shall be in force from the date of submitting of the photographs by Photographer Photographer shall accept and agree that CfP shall have right to use the photographs, right of adaptation (process) , right of reproduction, right to communicate a work to public by devices enabling the transmission of signs and/or images including the digital transmission, related to the photographs and other rights designated in this agreement without any limitation regarding location, number and content, and within the scope of promoting and advertising for Contest.
E) The Obligations of the Photographer
Submitted photographs by Photographer shall not violate any third party rights and CfP shall not be considered as responsible. In case of that CfP is pushed to make a payment to the third parties due to the violation of their rights, Photographer shall accept, declare and undertake to compensate the all losses and damages of CfP.
Photographs submitted to the CfP's website shall contain the relevant and correct information.
Photographer shall declare and undertake that submitted photographs must be taken after 01/01/2015.
Photographer shall agree that digital manipulation and any kind of photoshop effects is not allowed, only basic color corrections and crop are allowed.
F) The Rights of the Competitions for Photographers ©
Photographer agrees to undertake the license non-exclusively to CfP the right to use his/her photographs, within the scope of promoting and advertising for Contest.
Photographer agrees and undertakes that CfP shall have right to reproduce and publish the original or copies of the photographs in any form or by any method, with all kinds of print techniques or in different formats through electronic methods, in physical or electronic media. In this regard CfP may reproduce and publish the photographs as photobook and complete works in different sizes and colours. Photographer agrees that ten thousand copies of the photographs subject to printing will be printed. CfP may reproduce and publish the photographs in physical media and transmit the photographs to its subscribers.
Copyrights remain on the photographer, Photographer shall give CfP right to use the submitted photographs with Photographer's credit.
There are 7 Prizes and 10 Honorable Mentions:
First Prize: 1 x 3000 euros + Certificate
Second Prizes: 2 x 2000 euros + Certificate
Third Prizes: 3 x 1500 euros + Certificate
Audience Prize: 1 x 1000 euros + Certificate
Honorable Mentions: 10 x Certificate
If Photographer shall obtain a Prize from the Jury, the related prize shall be paid to the bank account given by the Photographer in 30 calendar days.
H) Audience Prize
TOP 30 photos will be announced by the Jury. There are the Winners in these selected photos and they are participate public voting in Competitions for Photographers official facebook page. The most liked (reacted) photography will win the Audience Prize* (1000 euros + Certificate
Photographer can submit maxim Photographers can apply maximum three photographs with one registration. Photographer can enter as many registrations as he/she like.
J) Calendar and Fees
Early bird registration – registration fee: 30 euros
Close: 15/12/2018 24:00 UTC+1
Standard registration – registration fee: 60 euros
Close: 25/12/2018 24:00 UTC+1
Late registration – registration fee: 90 euros
Close: 31/12/2018 24:00 UTC+1
05/01/2019 24:00 UTC+1
TOP 30 photos will be announced by the Jury.
Publicity: 20/01/2019 16:00 UTC+1
Public voting will be closed in Facebook.
Close: 31/01/2019 24:00 UTC+1
Winners will be announced by the Jury.
Publicity: 01/02/2019 16:00 UTC+1
K) Jury Process
All submissions will be carefully evaluated by the jury of Darkness Photo Contest. CfP jury shall evaluate and check all the submitted photographs for the following aspects: quality, technical adequacy, authentication of the photograph and select the winning photographs. Jury have no informations about the Photographers name, email address, location, age or profession. The Jury’s decisions will be binding. Photographer shall not have any right to make an objection to the decisions given by the Jury.
CfP shall have right to terminate this agreement anytime without giving any reason and notice.
All content in this Website is protected by international and national copyright law. All Photographs displayed in this website belongs to the copyright owners. CfP cannot be held responsible by third parties, because of the damages arising from the photographs on this site.
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