Black Duck Photography Competition

Terms and Conditions

  1. The subject for the Black Duck SeatCovers Photography Competition is “Black Duck SeatCovers – Hard at Work”. The theme is open to individual interpretation.
  2. Entrants can submit up to two photos digitally to our email address: competition@blackduck.com.au
  3. Submitted images must be of a high resolution suitable for print, (size and quality etc).
  4. Entrants may enhance the picture to make it brighter, clearer etc, but not manipulate the content. Black Duck and the judges reserve the right to exclude any image they believe may have been significantly treated to alter its authenticity.
  5. Entrants under the age of 18 years must provide the consent of a parent or guardian to enter.
  6. Each entry must include the entrants details; name, age, contact telephone number, email address and where the photo was taken.
  7. Entrants must not be a professional photographer. For the purposes of this competition, ‘professional’ is someone who makes more than half their regular earnings as a photographer.
  8. The competition ends at midnight on 1st March 2020 AWST.
  9. All entries will be judged by a panel of judges. They will consider a range of factors such as composition, technical ability, originality and interpretation of the theme.
  10. All entries must be the original work of the entrant and must not infringe the rights of any other party. The entrants must be the sole owner of the copyright in all photographs entered and must have obtained permission of any people featured in the entries (or parents/guardians). Further, entrants must not have breached any laws when taking their photographs.
  11. Prior to submission, entrants must not have offered any of their entries for sale, been paid for publication of any of their entries or won, or been a runner up in any other photographic competition with any of their entries.
  12. Entrants will retain the copyright of the photographs that they submit to Black Duck SeatCovers. However, by entering the competition all entrants grant Black Duck SeatCovers the right to publish without charge and exhibit their photographs across our social media outlets, website, and for any digital or print advertisements.
  13. Employees of Black Duck SeatCovers and immediate family members of Black Duck SeatCovers employees are ineligible to enter.
  14. By entering, entrants will be deemed to have agreed to be bound by these rules Black Duck SeatCovers reserves the right to exclude any entry from the competition at any time if Black Duck SeatCovers has reason to believe that an entrant has breached these rules.
  15. Black Duck SeatCovers reserves the right to cancel this competition or alter any of the rules at any stage, without notice.
  16. If the winner is unable to be contacted Black Duck SeatCovers reserves the right to either offer the prize to a runner up, or to re-offer the prize in any future competition.