Nikon and National geographic Full Story Photo Contest is open to USA only, the contest is free to enter and winner will get a D600 entry level Full Frame DSLR camera and more prizes, see the details below to enter…
Have a story that would make for a great photo essay? Here’s your chance to tell it in full with a brand new, full-framed Nikon D600 of your own.
Eligibility: USA / 21+ Contest is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who have reached the age of 21 at the time of entry.
Free to Enter
Deadline : Jan 7, 2013
Prizes: Nikon D600 and more
Judges will select five (5) First Prize Winners who will be sent a Nikon D600 to shoot their Full Story between December 17, 2012 – January 7, 2013. A Grand Prize Winner will be selected from among those five First Prize Winners and will be announced on January 25th, 2013. That Grand Prize Winner will then accompany National Geographic’s Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans, on a National Geographic Expedition to the Galápagos Islands February 8-17, 2013 aboard the National Geographic Endeavour to photograph the rich ecosystems and contribute to the Digital Nomad experience along side Andrew.
Submit one (1) photo and an accompanying paragraph no greater than 100 words in length about someone or something that’s meaningful to you and you think would be interesting to others– be it about a loved one, or your hometown, or a personal passion.
Additionally, upload 3 photos (not necessarily related to the story), that best demonstrate your photographic talent. Wow us!
Copyright and usage of entry:
By entering the Contest, all entrants retain copyright in their submitted photographs, but grant a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide non-exclusive license to Authorized Parties, to use, reproduce, distribute, display and create derivative works of the submitted photographs and Short Story (along with a name credit) in connection with the Contest and promotion of the Contest, in any media now or hereafter known. Entrants consent to the Authorized Parties doing or omitting to do any act that would otherwise infringe the entrant’s “moral rights” in their entries. Display or publication of any submitted photograph and/or Short Story on an Authorized Party’s website does not indicate the entrant will be selected as a winner. Authorized Parties will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such use. Additionally, by entering, each entrant grants to Authorized Parties the unrestricted right to use all statements made in connection with the Contest, and pictures or likenesses of Contest entrants, or choose not to do so, at their sole discretion. Authorized Parties will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such use.
By entering this Contest, all entrants agree to release, discharge, and hold harmless Sponsor, Nikon, and their partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives from any claims, losses, and damages arising out of their participation in this Contest or any Contestrelated activities and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded hereunder.
Contest page: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/nikon/index.html