Official Rules

1. Eligibility: This is an International Contest and fundraiser and is open to anyone in the World. Contestants must be 18 years of age or older.  Employees of Studio414 Inc.,  and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Contest. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law. Photographers retain all Copyrights to their Images.

2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Studio414 Inc. as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Contest.

3. Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting June 24, 2019 and ends June 28th, 2019.  Winner's will be posted on the Studio414.com Winner's Gallery Page on July 2, 2019 at 8pm CT.

4. Donation/Entry Fees: There is a $5. donation/entry fee per image uploaded to the contest Fundraiser for 6 Images or less. When uploading 6 or more images, the entry fee donation is $35 for 10 images. Any images received without entry fees will be disqualified.

5. How to Enter: The Contest must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided at www.Studio414.com

6. Prizes: The Grand Prize Winner(1)  $300.  which will be paid through Paypal or Cashier's Check.  Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Studio414 Inc. to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.  

7.Judging: Photos will be judged by a private panel of Photographers and be judged based on lighting, technical skills, overall quality, creativity, and emotional components of the photograph.

8. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by Judging Panel under the supervision of Studio414 Inc. Winner will be notified by e-mail and phone.

9. Rights Granted by You:  Photographers retain all Copyrights to their Images By entering this content ( photo), You understand and agree that Studio414 Inc. has the right to use your photo on the Studio414.com website and social media as well as the winner's name, and likeness.

Studio414 Inc. DOES NOT retain any rights to re-sell your images for commercial use.

You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights.

 

11. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Studio414 Inc. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

12. Disputes: THIS contest IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF USA AND MN, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Contest, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in MN having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Contest). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

13. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the studio414.com website.

14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the contest is Studio414 Inc .

15. Facebook:  The contest hosted by Studio414 Inc. is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.

16. By participating in the contest, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules & Regulations