Tripmasters – 2017 Travel Image – Win a grand prize of a trip for 2 to anywhere Delta Airlines flies OR 1 of 3 minor prizes
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO WIN
By submitting an entry you unconditionally accept and agree to the following Official Rules, and all of terms set forth herein.
To enter, you must be at least 18 years of age and a resident of North America, but regardless of residence, all outbound flights must originate in the United States or Canada. All employees and immediate famlily members of Tripmasters, its affiliated companies (including European Destinations and Solar Tours), and companies contracted by Tripmasters are not eligible to enter this contest. For the purposes hereof, immediate family members are defined as spouses, parents and children.
2. Grand Prize
Two Round trip tickets to anywhere Delta Airlines flies.
Tickets must be used within 12 months from the date winner is announced. All flights must be economy class on Delta Airlines, and all outbound flights must originate from an airport in the US or Canada that is serviced by Delta Airlines. These tickets shall be for one passenger and one companion on a single trip only. 2nd Place $750, 3rd Place $500, 4th Place $250.
3. Only Original Photos Will Be Considered
Any photos found not to be original, or copyright restricted, will be disqualified, and by submitting them contestant agrees to be responsible for any possible copyright infringement. Images will only be considered for prizes if they depict travel experiences, or destinations.
4. Multiple Entries and Votes
You may submit as many images as you want, but can only vote for a maximum of one entry per image, throughout the submission period.
5. Viewing, Elimination, and Judging
Once a Submission is uploaded it will be made available for viewing on on our contest platform, and may be psoted on Tripmaster’s, and or its affilliates’s social media, websites, or other forms of media, and will be subject to the rights conveyed in paragraph 7, below. During the submission period images may be eliminated at the sole discretion of the election committee. Causes for eliminations may include, but not be limited to copyright concerns, inappropriate or offensive content, or as part of an ongoing process narrow the that will not make the final judging rounds, as determined by the selection commitee. The may be removed from viewing on contest viewing and voting platform. Judging consists of two (2) rounds of evaluation. In round one, a panel of judges selected by Tripmasters at its sole discretion (“Judges”) will select up to ten (10) entries from from all the remaining eligible submissions based on the following criteria: (1) Creativity (2) Photographic quality (3) Composition (4) Location
Subjects must be travel related, and can be any combination of Nature, People, or Cities. There is no restriction on photographic level of expertise, and is open to all proffessional, semi-professional, and amateur photgraphers.
The Submissions selected in round one will proceed to round two. In round two, the Judges will collectively select a winners. In the event of a tie, the tied entries will be re-submitted to the Judges for a re-judging between the tied entries alone. In the event that a tie remains after re-judging, the Submission with the highest score in the creativity criteria will be declared the winner. Winners will be selected by February 9th 2018, and will be notified by e-mail. Decisions of the Judges are final and binding and not subject
Each person who enters this Contest represents and warrants as follows: (i) except as set forth herein, the Submission is the entrant’s own, produced by entrant; is uncorrupted and is original. with entrant, and as of the date of submission, is not the subject of any actual or threatened litigation or claim; (iii) the Submission does not and will not violate or infringe upon the intellectual property rights or other rights of any third party; and (iv) the Submission does not and will not violate any applicable laws, and is not and will not be defamatory or libelous. Each entrant hereby agrees to indemnify and hold the Promotion Entities harmless from and against any and all third party claims, actions or proceedings of any kind and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses relating to or arising out of any breach or alleged breach of any of the warranties, representations or agreements of entrant hereunder
7. Inappropriate Content
Obscene, provocative or otherwise questionable content will not be considered. We retain sole discretion as to what constitutes inappropriate content.
All copyrights, if any, in and to the submitted images are retained by the entrants, and no images shall be sold or licensed by Tripmasters, its assigns, or affiliates to any third parties. However, by entering the contest, you agree that your name, and all submitted images may be displayed at any time, in perpetuity, on Solar Tours’ proprietary websites, including but not limited to europeandestinations.com, tripmasters.com, and our social media including but not limited to Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagram, as well as in or email newsletters, contests, promotions, special offers, and updates. All such uses shall be free of any fee, or other form of compensation, and without notification.
Additionally, we reserve the right to include your email address on our email subscription list for newsletters, contests, promotions, special offers, and updates. If you prefer not to receive theses notices, you are free to dis-enroll at any time, after you receive the first email. We will not use or disclose any personal information collected about you other than for the purpose for which you have given it to us. We will not use, sell or disclose your information for any other purpose without your consent and will not sell or license personal information to third parties
We reserve the right to disqualify users, without notice, and for any reason. By entering this contest you acknowledge that there is absolutely no affiliation between Facebook and the sponsors of this contest and you release Facebook from any responsibility for it’s content or results. Further this contest is not sponsored, endorsed, administrated, or associated with Facebook, and the information provided herein is being provided to Solar Tours, its assigns and affiliates, and not to Facebook.
9. Representations, Warranties, and indemnifications
Each person who enters this Contest represents and warrants as follows: (i) except as set forth herein, the Submission is the entrant’s own, produced by entrant; (ii) the Submission does not contain any computer virus (as applicable), is otherwise uncorrupted, is wholly original with
entrant, and as of the date of submission, is not the subject of any actual or threatened litigation or claim; (iii) the Submission does not and will not violate or infringe upon the intellectual property rights or other rights of any third party; and (iv) the Submission does not and will not violate any applicable laws, and is not and will not be defamatory or libelous. Each entrant hereby agrees to indemnify and hold the Promotion Entities harmless from and against any and all third party claims, actions or proceedings of any kind and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses relating to or arising out of any breach or alleged breach of any of the warranties, representations or agreements of entrant hereunder.
If the photograph contains any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, and/or if any persons appear in the photograph, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the photograph, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the exhibition and use of the photograph in the manner set forth in these Official Rules without additional compensation.
If any person appearing in any photograph is under the age the signature of a parent or legal guardian is required on each release.
Upon Sponsor’s request, each entrant must be prepared to provide a signed release from all persons who appear in the photograph submitted, and/or from the owner of any material that appears in the Submission, authorizing Sponsor and its licensees (“Authorized Parties”) to reproduce, distribute, display, and create derivative works of the Submission in connection with the Contest and promotion of the Contest, in any media now or hereafter known. Failure to provide such releases upon request may result in disqualification at any time during the Contest.
10. Voting and Selection
A maximum of one vote is permitted per entry. Voting is encouraged as to increase excitement, and awarness of the competition, but is completely optional and will not determine the winning entries or influence the decision of the judges in any way. Winners will be chosen solely by Judges selected by Tripmasters.com travel professionals.