2021 FIND A PHOTOGRAPHER HIGHLIGHTS PHOTO AWARDS TERMS & CONDITIONS

The Highlights Awards presented by Find A Photographer Australia are a photography industry program that awards the most popular photographs on display on the www.findaphotographer.com.au website. This is a people’s choice voting competition. Winners are decided by the public vote available online from March 7th – midnight March 17th 2021.

As with any competition, complying with the terms and conditions of these awards forms part of the entry criteria. Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria. Failure to comply may result in your disqualification.

How to Vote

The Find A Photographer Awards are calculated according to the public vote available online at www.findaphotographer.com.au

ONE vote will be accepted per valid email address. Subsequent multiple votes from the same email address will be deleted.

Votes from VALID email addresses only will be accepted.

Every valid vote goes in the draw to win one of two $100 Camera House vouchers.

Photographers – How to Enter

Entry is free for all FEATURED or PREMIUM Find A Photographer Australia members. Basic (free) listings are not included in this competition.

New members who join the platform after the February 22nd cut off date unfortunately cannot be included in this year’s competition (unless through consultation with the Find A Photographer team).

As per communications from our team, photographers who are eligible are all automatically entered. The final image (most recently uploaded) of their listing photo gallery is selected for entry.

Entrants are provided with opportunities to change this entry prior to the awards start date. No changes can then be made to images after the announced cut off dates.

Eligibility Criteria

In order to enter the Find A Photographer Awards, your business must

*Have the primary business focus of providing photography services to clients

*Be located in Australia and have an ABN

*Be Australian owned.

*Retain copyright approval of the image uploaded to your gallery and included in the competition.

Style Pose Click and Find a Photographer staff members and their families are not eligible to enter.

Judges are not be eligible to judge any categories they are nominating in, and as such they will not be judging the awards categories they choose to enter.

Prizes and Judging

* Voting data will not be available to entrants or other parties.

The overall winner will take home the following prize package:

Ink FX Printing 16×24 Inch Aluminium HD Metal Print, Mastery Members 12 Month Learning Platform Subscription, A Little Life Creative $100 Marketing Store Voucher, Eden Elizabeth Creative $100 Voucher, Belly Baby Wear Australia $100 Store Voucher, Find A Photographer Australia Public Relations Campaign & Spotlight Articles, Find A Photographer Highlights Awards Trophy.

The overall winner is also provided with a large woodblock print of the winning entry image to present to their client / the recipient of the image.

2nd – 5th place winners take home the following prize package:

Ink FX Printing 8×12 Inch Aluminium HD Metal Print, Mastery Members 1 Month Learning Platform Subscription, Eden Elizabeth Creative $20 Store Voucher, A Little Life Creative $20 Store Voucher

Various other commendations by the Find A Photographer team may also be awarded.

Prize Conditions

We reserve the right to withdraw a prize if there are no eligible entrants to receive that prize.

By entering and accepting a prize, you agree to participate in marketing activities in relation to the prize, including being interviewed and photographed. We reserve the right to use your comments, image and name for marketing and publicity purposes in any media without compensation.

A prize cannot be transferred, exchanged or redeemed for cash. All other expenses associated with the prizes are the responsibility of the winners.

General

We reserve the right at any time to request entrants to provide proof of valid entry and to disqualify any entrant who we have reason to believe has breached these terms and conditions or engaged in any improper conduct or conduct that may jeopardise the competition.

We will not be held liable for any entries not received for any reason during the promotion period.

We are not liable for any prize that may be lost, stolen or damaged in any way after it leaves our possession.

We are not responsible for any variation in the value of a prize.

If for any reason we are not able to conduct the awards as planned, we reserve the right in our sole discretion to take any action that may be available.

To the extent permitted by law, we are not liable for any loss, including indirect and consequential loss, damage or personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with the awards. You will indemnify us and our officers, employees or agents against any loss or liability from any claim or action that arises as a result of a breach of these terms by you, or your use of the materials or information supplied by you under these terms.

We accept no responsibility for any tax liabilities that may arise from winning.