The 1st Annual Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Photo Festive Holiday/Winter Contest
Amateur photographers, age 18 and older, are invited to submit photos for the 1st Annual Festive Holiday and/or Winter Photos taken at a location in the Peoria Area. The deadline for submissions will be January 31st, 2013. Voting will take place February 1st – 5th.
WHAT TO ENTER:
We are looking for striking photos of any festive holiday images and beautiful winter photos in the Peoria Area Central IL including area attractions, local area downtowns, hotels, holiday events and/or festivals and so forth. The Peoria Area includes 8 counties: Bureau, Stark, Marshall, Peoria, Woodford, Tazewell, Fulton, Mason.
By entering the contest, the entrant represents, acknowledges, and warrants that the submitted photograph is an original work created solely by the entrant, that the photograph does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy, or intellectual property rights of any person or entity, and that no other party has any right, title, claim, or interest in the photograph. If a person is visible and recognizable in your image, you must secure a release from the subject or, in the case of a minor, the subject’s parent or guardian. You must provide the release to Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau upon request.
HOW TO ENTER:
Entries should be have been submitted by January 31, 2013.
By entering the contest, you grant Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau a royalty free, worldwide, perpetual, nonexclusive, and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, and/or display the entered photograph. Your entry into the contest constitutes your agreement to allow your entered photographs and your name to be displayed by Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau on enjoypeoria.com, the Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Facebook and Flickr pages, other marketing purposes, and in future publications by Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau without additional consideration or approval.
Voting will start February 1, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. Central Time and go through February 5th, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time.
1st prize will receive $200 Gift Card.
2nd place will receive $100 Gift Card.
3rd place will receive $50 Gift Card.
The Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (PACVB) Photo Contest is open to all amateur and/or professional photographers who are residents of the U.S. and who are at least 18 years of age and who are not an employee of Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Illinois Office of Tourism, or any other convention and visitors bureau in Illinois, their immediate families, or persons living in the same households of such employees. Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau reserves the right to verify, in its sole judgment, entrant eligibility.
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