Do you have your own photos or videos with celebrities? Prove that by sharing them in our newest contest "Next to a Celebrity". The best 5 participants will be rewarded in cash, so don't miss the chance to become a little bit more famous and rich! Join the contest and type into the description field the celebrity`s name and the place where you were able to save that moment forever. Maybe your favourite star and personal idol will bring you some cash in your bank account. Remeber that you must be participating in the media or you must be the author of it. You cannot particiapte with a third party media files.
This is a mixed contest and we will accept video and photo files related to the topic "Next To A Celebrity". If you have ever made a photo or a video with a celebrity now it is your chance to share it with the rest of the world and try to win some of our great cash prizes! The TOP 5 participants with has the highest number of points at the end of the contest will get cash awards Award: Total awards 1250 Euro 1st place - 500 Euro 2nd place - 300 Euro 3rd place - 200 Euro 4th place - 150 Euro 5th place - 100 Euro The contest winners will be visible on 07.07.2015 Entry requirements: - Photo dimensions minimum 370 x 210 pixels and not bigger than 5 MB. - Video file upto 5 minutes - You must be 14+ years old to participate in a contest - You must provide your real names, telephone number, e-mail address, age and country of residence into your voubs profile configured from profile settings - Your must provide a photogaphy or a video with a celebrity. You must participate in the media file or you must be the author of it. - You must be the owner of the copyrights for the photography or the video file - Every user may participate with as many photos/videos as he wants to - You are not allowed to participate more than once with the same photo/video in different voubs contests - Every user is allowed to win only 1 award from this contest - This contest is free to enter Voting rules - There will be only public vote for this contest. 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. Disqualification may appear at any time if: - You are using more than one account - Your have submited a photo/video 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/video has watermarks or signatures on it - You have submited 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 Duration: Registration starts from 11.05.2015 and it will be opened until 06.07.2015. If you register for this contest in advance your media will not be available for voting before 18th May,2015. The voting timeframe for this contest is from 00:00 h on 18.05.2015 to 23:59 on 06.07.2015.
GENERAL TERMS FOR PARTICIPATION IN CONTEST "Next To A Celebrity" 1. Subject 1.1. These General Terms (hereinafter referred to as the GENERAL TERMS) for participation in the contest "Next To A Celebrity" (hereinafter referred to as the Contest) settle the terms and conditions for participation in a contest which set ups a competition for the best media (photo or video) related to the topic "Next To A Celebrity" 1.2. The Contest is conducted in order to find the best available media (photo or video) file related to the topic and to reward the winners of the contest 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, VAT - BG203171695, registered in Bulgaria, Sofia, bul. Vasil Levski 123, 1st floor, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org 3. Period for conducting the Contest (“Contest Period”) 3.1 Registration starts for this CONTEST from 00:00 h on 11.05.2015 to 23:59 on 06.07.2015 3.2 Voting will start from 00:00 h on 18.05.2015 to 23:59 on 06.07.2015 3.3 The final ranking and the contest winners will be visible on the contest page on 07.07.2015 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 one round: - 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; d) 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. Winner will be the candidate-participant who has scored the greatest number of points at the end of the contest. All the winners will be strictly re-checked for fake voting activities. Points maybe deducted at any time or disqualification may appear direclty for any user who is trying to cheat. All participants in the Contest, who do not win awards, shall preserve the copy rights on their photo/video. 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 18.05.2015 to 23:59 on 06.07.2015 5.1.2. Within the First round all Participants shall sent an appropriate their own media (photo or video) file representing a celebrity on it 5.1.3. The participants shall register in the page of the Contest "Next To A Celebrity" at http://www.voubs.com 5.1.4. The participants are required to submit their real names, telephone number and e-mail for contact in their VOUBS profile. If a participant has not submitted or refuses to submit his/her required details, he/she may be disqualified. 5.1.5. With uploading the photo/video the participants shall submit a header and brief description about their media file. Describe who is the celebrity, where did you met or anything else interesting about your media. 5.1.6. The results will be visible through the whole period of conducting the Contest in the internet page of the contest "Next To A Celebrity" 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 results and the rankings are updated minimum 3 times per day. 5.2. The winner of the Contest shall be visible on 07.07.2015. 6. Awards 6.1. The Organizer grants: one award of 500 EURO for 1st place, 300 euro for 2nd place, 200 euro for 3rd place, 150 euro for 4th place and 100 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 pay 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 media file among the winners, only 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 their own material – photo/video, which is not uploaded on any other websites.If the media file is reported to be found somewhere else on the internet the PArticipant will be asked to remove it or he may be disqualified. 7.2. By entering the Contest, the Participants understand and agree that upon receipt of an award their names and media 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. 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 MEDIA FILES 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 media 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 MEDIA, 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 MEDIA, 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 MEDIA FILES. 8.4. With presenting the MEDIA FILES , the Participant declares that he is the sole author of the latter and that the MEDIA are 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 of their MEDIA, 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 MEDIA FILES. 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 MEDIA FILES, information and materials. The Organizer is entitled to remove from participation MEDIA FILES 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: email@example.com or through "Contact us" page at www.voubs.com 11.2 These GENERAL TERMS are available on the page of the contest "Next To A Celebrity" 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 sending a personal identification document and a personal 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 MEDIA FILES 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. - MEDIA FILES which do not fit the theme of the Contest will not be allowed to enter it or if allowed by a mistake could be disqualified/removed at any time - MEDIA FILES 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. - If we cannot reach the user who is an award winner upto 14 days after the contest ends and after more than 3 e-mails sent the Organisator may decide to give the award to the next qialified participant. 12. Disqualification may appear at any time if: 12.1. The participant is using more than one account 12.2. The participant has submited a MEDIA FILE 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 MEDIA FILE with watermarks or signatures on it 12.6. The participant has submitted similar MEDIA FILES more than once 12.7. The participant has submitted a MEDIA FILE with copyrights of a third party 12.8. The sponsors of the contest decide to disqualify the participant for bad(low) quality of his/her media file These GENERAL TERMS shall enter into force on 11.05.2015.
A friend and me (on the left) were in Starbucks and she spotted Mr. Hamilton and long story short, this photo was made. Down to Earth kind of guy, very polite :) The photo was taken in Zurich, may 2010 :)
Photo: SOLAR SUMMER FESTIVAL 2011 WITH MARK KNIGHT, FEDDE LE GRAND & MARTIJN TEN VELDEN 06.08.2011 :: BULGARIA, SUNNY BEACH