This is a PHOTO contest and we will accept only files related to the topic "Best Bird Photography Contest".
The TOP 3 participants with the highest number of points at the end of the contest will get cash awards.
Award: Total awards 700 Euro
1st place - 400 Euro
2nd place - 200 Euro
3rd place - 100 Euro
Description recommendations for better exposure and chance to win:
- What kind is that bird?
- Why do you love this photo?
- What camera did you use to shoot it?
- Why you should win?
- This contest is free to enter
- Photo dimensions minimum 370 x 210 pixels and not bigger than 5 MB.
- You must be 14+ years old to participate in a contest
- You must provide your real names, telephone number, e-mail address, age, job position and country of residence into your voubs profile configured from profile settings
- Your must provide a high quality photogaphy related to the topic
- You must be the owner of the copyrights for the media file
- Every user may participate with as many entries as he wants to
- You are not allowed to participate more than once with the same media in different VOUBS contests
- Every user is allowed to win only 1 award from this contest. Relatives are not allowed to win more than 1 award from this contest.
- The official language for this contest is "English". Terms and Conditions, Contest rules, Descriptions and communication with the Organisator will be through the official contest language.
- We will accept contest applications from all over the world at any languages.
Voting rules - There will be two rounds of voting - 1st Round - Public Vote, 2nd Round - Jury Vote.
The highest ranked 30 participants from the 1st Round will qualify for the 2nd round.
The winner will be the Participant with highest total score result as a sum of all points gained from Round 1 + Round 2.
1st Round - Public Vote. Each participant scores a total result as a sum of:
a) 1 “share” and/or "like" in Facebook = 0.01 point;
b) 1 “tweet” in Twitter = 0.01 point;
c) 1 “share” in Google+ = 0.01 point;
d) 1 vote by rating from 1 to 10, respectively: score 1= 1 point; score 10 = 10 points;
e) 100 views = 0.1 point.
f) Only registered VOUBS users are able to rate the Participants. Each user is allowed to rate only once per media. Once voted you cannot take your rate back.
g) Extra Votes could be added through a promotion of any media. Buy WINGS to promote your media, gain extra votes and better exposure.
2nd Round - Jury Vote. There will be 8 jury members for this contest that will be able to vote. Each jury member will rate from 1 to 10 to his/her favourite entries.
a) 1 jury vote by rating from 1 to 10, respectively: score 1= 100 point; score 10 = 1000 points;
Disqualification may appear at any time if:
- You are using more than one account
- Your have submited a photo that is not on the theme of the contest or it is with a low quality
- You are trying to cheat with fraudulent votes
- You are not using your real names and personal details
- Your photo has watermarks or signatures on it
- You have submitted similar medias more than once
- You have submitted a photo with copyrights of a third party
- If the sponsors of the contest decide to disqualify you for bad quality of your media file or description
Registration starts from 31.08.2015 and it will close on 24.10.2015.
If you register for this contest in advance your media will not be available for voting before 7th September,2015.
The voting timeframe for this contest starts from 00:00 h. on 07.09.2015 and ends at 23:59 h. on 26.10.2015.
The 1st round - Public voting will start from 07.09.2015 and it will close on 24.10.2015.
The 2nd Round - Jury voting will start from 25.10.2015 and will end on 26.10.2015
The ranking will be visible for the last 30 days of the contest.
The contest winners will be visible on 27.10.2015.