I Photography Contest
of Nature and Culture
Participate until November 31.Participate now
CATEGORIES AND AWARDS
The category(s) in which you can participate are:
1. Nature: flora and fauna of Colombia, landscapes with or without people
2. Culture: traditions, festivals or rituals of Colombia.
3. Towns: typical or little-known towns in Colombia, with or without people.
🏆 CATEGORY AWARDS
TAMBIÉN PODRÁS GANAR:
One day in the Tatacoa Desert with Tocaya Natura, which will be raffled among all the semifinalists of the contest, and among all participants a nature photography workshop (two days) will be raffled with Keeping Nature in the Chingaza National Natural Park or in the Otún Quimbaya Flora and Fauna Sanctuary.
In addition, the top 20 places in each category will receive an acknowledgment certificate by email.
RULES OF THE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST?
1. Enter the registration form and upload your photo in JPG or PNG with a minimum size of 1,080 x 720 pixels and a maximum of 4 MB.
2. Select the category, complete the requested information and click Send my photo. You can upload up to five (5) photos per category, but you must upload them one by one.
3. If your photo uploads correctly, it will enter an approval process in which it will be verified that it complies with the terms and conditions.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
The Photography Contest is open to all professional, amateur or student photographers from all countries, no matter the nationality, they must only be resident in Colombia, be of legal age and accept the rules and terms and conditions of the contest.
Reception of photographs: from November 1 at 6:00 until November 30, 2019 at 23:59 hours in Colombia. Photos submitted before or after the registration period will not be entitled to participate.
Semifinalist publication: December 4, 2019 in travelgrafia.co/en/blog
Announcement of winners: December 13, 2019 at @travelgrafia, travelgrafia.co/blog and social networks of the sponsors. Winners will be contacted using the contact information provided when uploading their photo.
PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST MECHANICS
The evaluation will be carried out by a panel of jurors composed of Travelgraphy and a group of jurors invited to be selected at the sole discretion of Travelgraphy.
The Travelgraphy team will make a selection of 20 photographs per category, which will make up the 60 semifinalists and will be published on the Travelgraphy blog and social networks and sponsors of the contest. Then, of those 60 semifinalists, the 3 winning photographs in each category will be chosen by the jury.
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION
The photographs must faithfully reflect the theme of the category in which they participate and will be judged based on originality, technical quality, composition, conceptual management, general impact, artistic merit and relevance within the theme of each category.
HOW TO PRESENT MY PHOTOGRAPHY TO THE PHOTO CONTEST?
Only photographs in .JPEG, .jpg or .png format with a minimum size of 1,080 x 720 pixels, and a maximum weight of 4 MB are accepted. Travelgrafía may ask the contestants to supplement the material presented with a broader explanation concerning the photo or provide a high resolution version.
In the event that people appear in the photos presented, you have the obligation that said photographed persons grant you the necessary authorizations and if requested, you must be able to provide copies of such authorizations in writing.
Travelgrafía may refuse any photograph, in its sole and absolute discretion.
Whoever participates in the Photography Contest has to guarantee that the photographs presented are his own. Photos sent by social networks will not be accepted. Photos may not contain watermarks or printed date. If the photo enters the wrong category, even if it is part of another category, it will not be accepted.
In addition, photos that have been digitally altered beyond reasonable standard optimization will be disqualified, and the presentation of photomontages, photos taken from the Internet, plagiarized, falsified or copied from advertising campaigns will be canceled.
PHOTOS NOT ALLOWED
Photographs containing images of captive animals are not allowed in zoos or commercial farms. Photos that violate or infringe the rights of other people, including but not limited to, copyrights and photos of people without due consent. Photos in which minors appear. Photos of explicit sexual content, violence or other offensive or inappropriate content. Photos that involve deliberate harassment of wildlife or in which the photographer harms the environment. Photos that involve putting any person or animal at risk.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
By submitting a photo to the Photography Contest, it is understood that you unconditionally acknowledge and accept the rules of this regulation, our data processing policy, and certify that your participation does not violate any laws or regulations.
The copyright of the participating and awarded photographs will remain in the possession of their authors, who authorize Travelgrafía and the sponsors of the contest to publish or display them with their respective credit, without any financial compensation. This does not mean that there is an alienation of the intellectual and economic rights of the authors, since the author continues to retain ownership of his photos.
WINNERS OF THE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
If a winner does not claim his prize within the next 30 calendar days, after being announced as a winner and contacted, Travelgrafía may select a possible alternative winner instead.
THE AWARDS GRANTED BY AWAKE.TRAVEL
Each trip is for two people, including air routes to and from Bogotá. No trip is refundable in money. In case the winner cannot travel, he can transfer it to another person, previously informed to Awake.travel. Travel reservations must be made before March 31, 2020 to travel at any time in 2020.
THE AWARD GRANTED BY KEEPING NATURE
The trip with Keeping Nature is only for one person, it cannot be transferred, it is not refundable in money and includes round trip transportation from Pereira to the Otún Quimbaya Sanctuary or from Bogota round trip to the Chingaza Natural National Park, includes first day lunch until Breakfast the second day. The winner must choose which of the destinations to visit and can take the trip on the dates from January 10 to March 31, 2020.
THE AWARD AWARDED BY TOCAYA NATURA
The trip with Tocaya Natura is valid for two people, it cannot be transferred, it is not refundable in money and includes round trip transportation from Neiva to the Tatacoa desert and includes lunch. The trip must be requested from Tocaya Natura 1 month in advance and can be taken until July 31, 2020.
MODIFICATIONS OR CANCELLATION
Travelgrafía reserves the right to modify or cancel the photographic contest at any time, which will be informed through the same channels through which it was promoted.
QUESTIONS ABOUT THE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
Questions and queries about the regulations and the terms and conditions of the Photography Contest can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.