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CONDITIONS OF ENTRY - SINGLE STILL IMAGE

  1. You must be the copyright owner and the photo must be taken on 10th June 2017. Photo's taken before or after the 10th June 2017 will be disqualified. You agree not to submit your NIKON Auckland Photo Day Photo entries into any other photo/art competition before 31st July 2017. 

  2. The photos must be submitted via the Festival website (minimum 300 dpi, approx file size 2 - 8Mb, if one file is too large i.e 20mb it will not be able to be submited). The Photo Submission page available from midnight 10th June 2017 not before. Any photos taken on film must be printed and scanned and submitted by digital entry via the Festival website. Please save the files with your name and title of the photograph. Eg JHarrisUntitled

  3. Entries are limited to 3 photo entries per person.

  4. The photos must have been taken in Auckland region on June 10th 2017. (between midnight and midnight).

  5. The finalists will be required to outline the background to the photograph for promotional purposes.

  6. Entries to be received before 5pm, 16th June, 2017.

  7. Work should capture the theme of Nikon Auckland Photo Day which is  "Your Day in Auckland".

  8. Copyright will remain with the photographer, however by entry for selection the owner irrevocably licenses the Auckland Festival of Photography Trust non-exclusive  right to publish the photograph or arrange publication through third parties in any form or media to promote the competition and exhibition in all territories now and in perpetuity. And be managed as part of the Auckland Photo Day photo archive for publication.

  9. Submitted/e-mailed images will not be returned to entrants. Entrants are advised to retain copies of their images.

  10. Entrants must provide contact details - name, address, phone and email and title of the photographs.

  11. Judges decision is final.

  12. If you send in any photos which have been taken on any other day than 10th June 2017 you will be disqualified.

Please submit jpg entries only. The Photo Submission page available after Friday midnight, opens 10th June 2017  not before and entries must be in by 5pm on Friday 16th June: NO POSTAL ENTRIES PLEASE. No entries sent prior to 10th June will be eligible. No members of the Festival team or sponsorship partners, Lacklands Ltd are eligible to enter.

PEOPLES CHOICE VOTING:

  1. The shortlisted images selected by the 3 independant judges of the competition will be online from 22nd June 2017 for online voting in the People's Choice.
  2. Mulitple voting by one person or from one IP address is not permitted, it's one person one vote per photo. Duplicate votes will be disqualified.
  3. The winner will be announced based the highest individual number of legitimate votes as determined by our website service provider, NZ Internet Services Ltd.
  4. The winner's number of votes may appear to be less than the highest number showing due to duplicate or multiple voting, all of these extra's vote will be deducted. Please dont vote a zillion times for one photo it wont work amd ultimately take us more time to asess the real winner. No correspondence will be entered into.
  5. The decision of the Auckland Festival of Photography Trust is final.
  6. Voting closes 7 days later at 5pm 29th June 2017.

CONDITIONS OF ENTRY - MOVING IMAGE

  • You must be the copyright owner of the video/timelapse/shortfilm imaging which must be taken/shot/filmed/video on 10th June 2017. Video/timelapse/shortfilms or multimedia taken before or after the 10th June 2017 will be disqualified.

  • You agree not to submit your NIKON KEYMISSION MOVING IMAGE PRIZE entry into any other film/photo/art competition before 31st July 2017.
  • Submission are open available after Friday midnight, opens 10th June.  Entries to be received before 5pm, 16th June, 2017.
  • Entries are limited to 1 Video/timelapse/shortfilms or multimedia entry per person. Duration is maximum 1 minute/60 seconds including any titles.Any music must be copyright free, any use of commercial music which is not licenced to you will be disqualified. All licences must be obtained prior to submission and be available for inspection. i.e you cannot just use Beyonce because you like her tunes.
  • The Video/timelapse/shortfilms or mulitmedia must have been taken in Auckland region on June 10th 2017. (between midnight and midnight).
  • The finalists will be required to outline the background to the Video/timelapse/shortfilms or multimedia for promotional purposes.

  • Work should capture the theme of Nikon Auckland Photo Day which is  "Your Day in Auckland".

  • Copyright will remain with the photographer,  however by entry for selection the owner irrevocably licenses the Auckland Festival of Photography Trust the non exclusive right to publish the photograph or arrange publication through third parties in any form or media to promote the competition and exhibition in all territories now and in perpetuity. And be managed as part of the Auckland Photo Day photo archive for publication. All releases must be obtained and provided to the Trust in respect of any actors or models.

  • Submitted/e-mailed Video/timelapse/shortfilms or multimedia will not be returned to entrants. Entrants are advised to retain copies of their Video/timelapse/shortfilms or mulitmedia. Please use We Transfer or Dropbox your files to info.photo.festival@xtra.co.nz. Subject line: NIKON KEYMISSION MOVING IMAGE

  • Entrants must provide contact details - name, address, phone and email and title of the moving image entry. Use the entry form below.

  • Judges decision is final.

  • If you send in any Video/timelapse/shortfilms or multimedia which have been taken on any other day than 11th June 2016 you will be disqualified.
  • Please use MP4 files only. Approximate size up to 5MB. Maximum 1 minute or 60 seconds duration including any titles/credits.

The Downloadable entry form is available now - Nikon KeyMission Moving Image entries must be in by 5pm on Friday 16th June: YOU MUST SEND THIS FORM WITH YOUR ENTRY. NO POSTAL ENTRIES PLEASE. No entries sent prior to 10th June will be eligible.

No members of the Festival team or sponsorship partners, Lacklands Ltd are eligible to enter.

The Auckland Festival of Photography Trust accepts no responsibility for the failure or breakdown of email services, telecommunications malfunctions during the submission period for entering the competition.