Focus 2020: An International Photography Award Terms and Conditions

  1. The promoter is SmartFrame (SmartFrame Technologies Ltd), 41 Corsham St, Hoxton, London N1 6DR. Registered in England and Wales, company number 08652873.
  2. The Awards’ entry period runs between 6 January 2020 at 00:01am and 31 January 2020 at 11:59pm. Entries cannot be accepted after this period has ended.
  3. The Awards are open to new and existing SmartFrame users. Entrants need to either register for a SmartFrame account or use an existing SmartFrame account in order to submit their entry.
  4. Entrants must submit a URL that contains one or more embedded SmartFrames of their own creation. All embedded SmartFrames on the URL submitted into the Awards will be taken into consideration in the judging process, and there is no limit on the number of SmartFrames that may be embedded per page.
  5. One entry is allowed per user. Multiple entries from different accounts assigned to the same user are not permitted.
  6. The overall winner (1st place) will receive £500 in cash, or the equivalent sum in their local currency, and a signed book from photographer David Yarrow. The first runner-up (2nd place) will receive £250, or the equivalent sum in their local currency. The second runner-up (3rd place), together with the overall winner and runner-up, will receive a lifetime SmartFrame Pro 30 subscription; a professional portfolio review; and global exposure in the Of the Afternoon magazine’s Instagram page.
  7. Prizes are as stated and no cash alternatives will be given.
  8. SmartFrame retains the right to alter prizes should circumstances change beyond its control.
  9. Judging of all entries will be carried out by David Yarrow and a select group of photographers chosen by SmartFrame.
  10. By entering the Awards, you confirm that you are the copyright holder of the image(s) used within each embedded SmartFrame and that all submissions are your original work.
  11. Entrants retain all existing copyright over any images submitted, although by entering the Awards you agree for your SmartFrames to be used for the purpose of promoting the Awards online.
  12. The Awards are open to those aged 16 years and over as of 6 January 2020. Employees of SmartFrame Technologies Ltd, Rhea and any other companies or organizations with whom the Awards are being run, together with their agents or anyone directly connected with the Awards, are not permitted to enter.
  13. Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the overall winner, although if the winner cannot be contacted within 14 days of the Awards closing, SmartFrame reserves the right to offer the main prize to the runner-up (2nd place) and the runner-up award (2nd place) to the second runner-up (3rd place). In such an event, a new second runner-up (3rd place) would be chosen.
  14. No purchase necessary to win nor enter.
  15. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  16. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the promotion at any time.
  17. Any personal information that entrants share with the Promoter will be kept secure and only used in line with these terms and conditions.
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