BREAKING NEWS

2016 Sun Moon Lake Festival-Photography Contest

Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration
2016 Sun Moon Lake International Fireworks- Music and
Come! Bikeday Festival Photography Contest Rules


1.PURPOSE:

We cordially invite all photographers to join this contest in promoting the tourism of Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area. To showcase the nature, humanities, events of 2016 Sun Moon Lake Festival, new scenic spots, constructions through different perspectives. We are holding this contest with the intention of attracting more global and domestic visitors to Sun Moon Lake.

2.THE ORGANIZER: 

Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration

3.EVENT SUPPORT: 

Long Red Creative Marketing Ltd.

4.Contest Rules:

TERMS: As of today until 13, Nov (The end of Sun Moon Lake
International Fireworks-Music and Come! Bikeday Festival)
LOCATION:
Within the range of Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration’ management.(Including the five Townships in Nantou County: Yuchi Township, Shuili Township, Puli Township, Jiji Township and Xinyi Township.)─Please visit the official website for more details.http://www.2016musicfestival.com/

THEME OF CONTEST:
All themes for photographs are accepted. Example: Nature, Humanity, Ecology, Industry, Buildings, Scenic Areas and 2016 Sun Moon Lake International Fireworks-Music and Come! Bikeday Festival etc.
ENTRY ELIGIBILITY:
The contest is open to all photographers from any country. Informed consent of legal representative must be obtained if participants who are under 20 years old.
REGISTRATION FEE: Free
(1)REQUIREMENTS: Traditional film cameras and Digital cameras are accepted. We are unable to offer the return of submitted photographs regardless of end result. Photographs must be 12” in length paper format. Multi-colors are accepted. (Up to 30 photographs may be submitted per person.) All digital files must be at least 10 megapixels and the format should originate in jpg and raw form. Participants cannot digitally alter beyond standard optimization. Please store with the photo in EXIF data.
(2)Participants must name the digital format as “NAME-PHOTOGRAPHERS-LOCATION” (ex: Walk with love-Ruby Deer-Xiangshan) and burn original file or film onto disc.
A valid ID card is required with both front and back showing. Participants who are under age of 20 need a copy of legal representative’s valid ID card attached.
ADDRESS: No.45-6, Qudong, Touwu Township, Miaoli County 362, Taiwan (R.O.C.) 2016 Sun Moon Lake Festivals Photography Contest Team
DEADLINE: All entries must be sent by Nov. 18, 2016.
REVIEWING TIME: Nov. 23, 2016 AM 9:30
REVIEWING LOCATION:
1st Floor Meeting Room, Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration
REVIEWING CRITERIA:
Topic: 40%; Composition: 30%; Technical Excellence:30%.
(1)CONTEST PRIZES: (There will be 3 winners - Gold, Silver and Bronze medal. The cancellations of winners are not allowed once the contest result had been announced.) Gold Medal Award for 1 winner: NTD$30,000, a certificate of commendation and a trophy.
(2)Silver Medal Award for 1 winner: NTD$20,000, a certificate of commendation and a trophy.
(3)Bronze Medal Award for 1 winner:NTD$10,000, a certificate of commendation and a trophy.
(4)Merit Award for 10 winners: NTD$3,000 and one certificate of commendation for each winner.
(5)Honorable Mention Award for 10 winners: NTD$1,000 and one certificate of commendation for each winner.
ANNOUNCEMENT DATE: Published on our official website on Nov. 25, 2016.
AWARD DATE AND LOCATION:
November 28, 2016; Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration.(No.599, Jhongshan Rd., Yuchih Township, Nantou County 555, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Winners who cannot attend the awards ceremony will be shipped their awards after the event.

5.Supplementary

(1)Participants promise that the photographs are your own work, do not infringe on the rights of any other person or business, and have not been previously published. Photos that have been digitally altered beyond standard optimization will be disqualified and the participant will be held accountable for any proceeding legal actions.
(2)By winning this Contest, all entrants agree to agree the organizers may verify the eligibility, ownership and originality of winners The organizers can release, revise, publish and authorize all photographs to any third parties for the promotion of tourism without requiring permission from the owner. We are unable to inform owners nor provide compensation/rewards.
(3)Faulty, incorrect, disqualified entries will not be accepted.
(4)Organizers cannot be responsible for lost, damaged or late entries.
(5)Winners are responsible for all taxes associated with Tax Related Laws & Regulations from ministry of finance, ROC.
(6)Every participant agrees to abide by all of our Contest Rules. Organizers reserve the right of interpretation and adjudication of this Contest Rules on any dispute. Please check the official website in case of Contest Rules changing.
(7)These rules and agreement have been translated into English. If there is any inconsistency between Chinese and English version, the Chinese version shall prevail.
(8)Please let us know if you have any questions:
+886-37-256600 ; Long Red Creative Marketing Company
(9)Download Agreement「2016 Sun Moon Lake International Fireworks- Music and Come! Bikeday Festival Photography Contest Rules

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