Landscape photos seem so easy to be taken... But we know it's not exactly like that. You need a good camera, perfect timing, nice landscape and imagination to combine them all into a masterpiece. And we are looking just for that in our new contest. It is dedicated to the most beautiful landscape photos. Now you have a few weeks to choose the best scenery and take the best photo. Once you upload it in the contest, invite your friends to vote for you and you could be among the five winners who will be reawarded in cash!
The TOP 5 participants with has the highest number of points as a sum from Round 1 and Round 2 will get cash awards. Award: Total awards 800 Euro The contest winner will be awarded 400 Euro 2nd place - 200 Euro 3rd place - 100 Euro 4th place - 70 Euro 5th place - 30 Euro The contest winners will be announced on 06.05.2015 Entry requirements: Photo dimensions minimum 370 x 210 pixels and not bigger than 5 MB. You must be 14+ years old You must provide your real names, telephone number and e-mail Your must provide a photogaphy of a beautiful landscape Every user may participate with as many photos as he wants to The participant must be the owner of the copyrights for the submitted photo This contest is free to enter Disqualification may appear if: - You are using more than one account - Your have submited a photo that is not on the theme of the contest - 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 submited similar photos more than once - You have submitted a photo with copyrights of a third party Voting rules: First round: In the First round the users of VOUBS will vote. Each participant scores a total result, which is 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. Second round: For the Second round the first 15 candidates with the highest number of points will qualify. The evaluation in the Second round is made by a jury with members: 1. Desislava Mihailova, 2. Petya Popova, 3. Vasko Vasilev, 4. Stiliyan Penev, 5. Svetoslav Kasabov, 6. Petya Koleva, 7. Ilian Mihaylov Each jury member will vote by rating from 1 to 10 for every participant who is qualified for the second round. The jury members vote by rating from 1 to 10 and respectively 1 adds 100 points, 2 adds 200 points ... and 10 adds 1000 points. Duration: The timeframe for this contest is from 00:00 h on 05.04.2015 to 23:59 on 05.05.2015.
GENERAL TERMS FOR PARTICIPATION IN CONTEST "MOST BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE PHOTO" 1. Subject 1.1. These General Terms (hereinafter referred to as the GENERAL TERMS) for participation in the contest "MOST BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE PHOTO" (hereinafter referred to as the Contest) settle the terms and conditions for participation in the Contest for best landscape photography. 1.2. The Contest is conducted in order to find the best available landscape photo and to reward the winners 1.3. The GENERAL TERMS constitute a contract between the Organizer and each Participant who has submitted an application for participation in the Contest in the manner described in below. For the avoidance of any doubt, these GENERAL TERMS are binding for each Participant from the time of the application and entry in the Contest 2. Organizer of the Contest (ORGANIZER) ORGANIZER of the CONTEST is Famozzo Group LLC, registered in Bulgaria, Sofia, bul. Vasil Levski 123 3. Period for conducting the Contest (“Contest Period”) The PERIOD for conducting the CONTEST is from 00:00 h on 05.04.2015 to 23:59 on 05.05.2015 4. Participants 4.1. Participants in the Contest may be: All individuals at the age of at least 14 years, who have registration in VOUBS and do not breach any of the conditions indicated in the Declaration of rights and responsibilities of VOUBS. 4.2. Participant in the Contest (“Participant”) is anyone who is eligible under item. 4.1. and has submitted an application for participation in the Contest within the specified in these GENERAL TERMS period. 5. Conducting the Contest The Contest is conducted in two rounds: - First round: In the First round the users of VOUBS will vote. Each participant scores a total result, which is 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; - Second round: For the Second round qualify the first 15 candidates, who has scored the greatest number of points. The evaluation in the Second round is made by a jury with members: 1. Desislava Mihailova, 2. Petya Popova, 3. Vasko Vasilev, 4. Stiliyan Penev, 5. Svetoslav Kasabov, 6. Petya Koleva. 7. Ilian Mihaylov Each jury member will vote by rating from 1 to 10 for every participant who is qualified for the second round. The jury members vote by rating from 1 to 10, respectively 1 adds 100 points, 2 adds 200 points ... and 10 adds 1000 points. Winner will be the candidate-participant who has scored the greatest number of points as a sum from the First and Second rounds. All participants in the Contest, who do not win awards, shall preserve the copy rights on their photos. VOUBS shall not resell or cede their copyrights to third parties. 5.1. First round: 5.1.1. The First round of the Contest shall be conducted in the period from 00:00 h on 05.04.2015 to 23:59 on 05.05.2015 5.1.2. Within the First round all Participants shall sent an appropriate Landscape photography with dimensions minimum 370 x 210 pixels and not bigger than 5MB; 5.1.3. The participants shall register in the page of the Contest "MOST BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE PHOTO" at http://www.voubs.com 5.1.4. The participants are required to submit their real names and telephone numbers for contact in their VOUBS profile. If a participant has not submitted or refuses to submit his/her name and telephone number for contact, he/she may be disqualified. 5.1.5. With uploading the photos the participants shall submit a header and brief description and add tags. 5.1.6. The results will be visible through the whole period of conducting the Contest in the internet page of the contest "MOST BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE PHOTO" at http://www.voubs.com, and the winners will be notified by the e-mail or telephone number they have submitted or by personal message to their voubs profile. 5.1.7. The total score result and the ranking are updated minimum 3 times per day. 5.2. Second round: „The jury votes” 5.2.1. The Second round of the Contest shall be conducted on 05.05.2015. 5.2.2. Within the Second round a jury of 7 members votes for the first 15 participants who are qualified from the first round. Each jury member will vote by rating from 1 to 10, respectively 1 adds 100 points, 2 adds 200 points ... and 10 adds 1000 points. 5.3. The winner of the Contest shall be announced on 06.05.2015. 6. Awards 6.1. The Organizer grants: one award of 400 EURO for 1st place, 200 euro for 2nd place, 100 euro for 3rd place, 70 euro for 4th place and 30 euro for 5th place (or its equivalent in the local currency of the participant). 6.2. The awards are non-transferable to third parties. 6.3. The Organizer is not allowed to change the nature and amount of the awards without notifying the Participants. 6.4. The manner of receiving the awards under p. 6.1. will be further agreed between the Organizer and the Participants having won the Contest. 6.5. All transaction fees, taxes or any other costs that may appear for the transfer shall be borne by the user. 6.6. The winners must provide the Organisator with their personal bank accounts and personal identificational document (passport, ID card or driving license). 6.7. The participant may decide that he/she does not want to receive his award. In that case the Organisator will offer his award to the next ranked participant. If he/she refuses the award too the Organisator will decide weather to continue with the next ranked participant or not to give the award to anybody. 6.8. If the participant do not provide the Organisator with details mentioned in p. 6.5 within 14 days, the Organisator will offer the award to the next ranked participant. 6.9. Every participant is allowed to win no more than one award from this contest. If he/she has more than one image among the winners, the best placed media will be allowed to claim for its award. 7. Rights and obligations of the Organizer and Participants 7.1. For the purpose of participating in the Contest the Participants shall submit a completely new material – photos, created specifically for the Contest. 7.2. By entering the Contest, the Participants understand and agree that upon receipt of an award their names and photo/s could be used in audio, print and video materials by the Organizer, for which the Organizer does not owe any payment. 7.3. The Participants agree the Organizer or authorized by him persons to communicate with them through phone calls, e-mail and SMS messages during the Contest and for a period of three months thereafter. The access to personal data of the Participants serves to establish contact therewith. 7.4. The Participant is personally liable for the correctness of the data submitted during the Contest. The provided information will be used for the purposes of the Contest and may be disclosed to third parties. 7.5. The Organizer is not liable for PHOTOS which have been lost. 7.6. The Organizer reserves the right to suspend or terminate the Contest or to amend the GENERAL TERMS at any time, for any valid technical or commercial reason. 7.7. The Organizer has the right to disqualify any applicant who does not meet the requirements to the Participants and their PHOTOS and Projects, indicated in these GENERAL TERMS, even in case the application of the Participant has been presented on the VOUBS Contest page. 8. Intellectual Property Rights 8.1. The Participants undertake until the determination of the winner of the Contest not to transfer and make available to third parties copyrights over the PHOTOS, arising under the Law on Copyright and Related Rights. 8.2. By accepting these GENERAL TERMS, each Participant agrees that with him being determined as an award winner from the Contest, all copyrights over the PHOTOS, arising under the Law on Copyright and Related Rights, remain a property of the Organizer, 8.3. The Participant reserves the right to change and alter the provided PHOTOS. 8.4. With presenting the PHOTOS , the Participant declares that he is the sole author of the latter and that the PHOTOS his original work. The Participant declares that he is the sole holder of the copyright and that the latter does not include trademarks or other intellectual property rights of a third individual or corporation. 8.5. By applying to participate in the Contest the Participants declare that they have accepted these GENERAL TERMS. 8.6. The participant shall indemnify the Organizer: 8.6.1. At any claims by third parties relating to the rights and use the PHOTOS, provided to the Organizer, under these GENERAL TERMS as well as in case of damages incurred to the Organizer as a result of the acquisition and use of the PHOTOS. 8.6.2. The Participant shall indemnify the Organizer and all third parties for all damages and lost benefits, including paid fines, for all costs and paid legal fees, that have occurred as a result of claims by and/or compensations paid to third parties in connection with his participation in the Contest in violation of the applicable law and these GENERAL TERMS. 9. Limitation of Liability 9.1. By accepting these GENERAL TERMS the Participant declares that his participation in the Contest is entirely at his own risk and responsibility. The Organizer shall not be liable for any damage caused to the Participant in participation in the Contest, unless they are caused intentionally. The Organizer shall not be liable for the type, nature and content of the sent by the Participants in the Contest PHOTOS, information and materials. The Organizer is entitled to remove from participation PHOTOS of a Participant the content of which contradicts a legal act, the morality and/or decency. 9.2. The Organizer shall not be liable for failure to provide participation in the Contest under circumstances beyond his control - cases of force majeure, fortuitous events, problems in the global Internet network and other unforeseeable circumstances beyond the control of the Organizer. 10. Limitations 10.1. The Organizer has the right to immediately and without notice suspend, or limit the participation of a Participant and remove from participation a Participant when the latter acts contrary to law, these GENERAL TERMS, morality and decency. 10.2. In the above cases the Organizer shall not be liable for any damages and lost profits of the Participant or third parties that have occurred as a result from limiting the participation of a Participant in the Contest. 10.3. Where there is enough reason to assume that the act of the Participant could constitute a criminal offense, the Organizer shall refer the matter to the competent state authorities, providing all necessary information and materials that would help identifying the perpetrator and prove the committed crime. 10.4. In the circumstances under the previous article, in case to a Participant a limitation has been imposed – suspension, limitation of the participation or removal of the published PHOTOS, the restriction shall continue to be in effect until clarifying the facts of the case. 11. Supplementary provisions 11.1. Questions regarding the Contest can be addressed to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org or through "Contuct us" page at www.voubs.com 11.2 These GENERAL TERMS are available on the page of the contest "MOST BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE PHOTO" at http://www.voubs.com for the duration of the Contest. 11.3. By participating in this Contest, the Participants are bound by these GENERAL TERMS and undertake to comply with them. 11.4. By participating in the Contest, all Participants agree that the Organizer is entitled to use their materials for his own advertising purposes. Any materials involved in competitions can not be deleted unless the Organizer decides to do so, or unless they are subject to copyright of a third party. 11.5. In order to receive his/her award, the Winner must be verified. This is done by by sending a personal identification document and a perosan bank account number. Awards can be sent only to the person who is an award winner in the Contest. If the person of age is under 18 years, he/she is required to present a parent/guardian to receive the amount of the award. The Winner must indicate a bank account to which the amount of the award to be paid. The amount of the award shall be paid within 14 working days after VOUBS obtains the necessary information about the user. All fees, deductions and taxes that may result from the transfer of the amount shall be borne by the user. - Winners are the only ones entitled to sell the copyrights over their photos and the latter become the property of VOUBS, automatically after the payment of the award amount. By participating in the contest the user guarantees that he/she is aware of the terms and conditions and is not entitled to refuse the award after signing up for the Contest. - Photos which do not fit the theme of the Contest will not be allowed to it. - Photos being disputed over copyright may be disqualified. - Users who rely on fraudulent votes will be disqualified. Fraudulent votes means an organized group of unreal (unverified) users. In case VOUBS suspects fraud participating users may be blocked forever. 12. Disqualification may appear if: 12.1. The participant is using more than one account 12.2. The participant has submited a photo that is not on the theme of the contest 12.3. The participant is trying to cheat with fraudulent votes 12.4. The participant is not using his/her real names and personal details 12.5. The participant is using a photo with watermarks or signatures on it 12.6. The participant has submitted similar photos more than once 12.7. The participant has submitted a photo with copyrights of a third party These GENERAL TERMS shall enter into force on 05.04.2015.
My name is Maya Ilieva. This picture was taken by me on the way to Bezbog peak this march. I hope you will like it.