St. Ann’s Well Gardens Spring Festival Photography Competition

Published On May 26, 2014 | By Celia Mullins | Competitions & Offers

St. Ann Well Gardens
17th May 2014
11am – 7.30pm

Enter The Friends of St Ann’s Well Gardens second photography competition for a chance to win a Canon Digital Compact Camera.

The competition brief is to: “Capture the spirit of the St Ann’s Well Gardens Spring Festival.”

Your submission must be taken by you at the St Ann’s Well Gardens Spring Festival on 17th May 2014, and must be submitted by 31st May 2014. Any post- processing must be made by you.

All entries will be judged by the Trustees and the sponsors. They will consider a range of factors including composition, technical ability, originality and interpretation of the brief. There will be one prize winner. Outstanding efforts of runners up will be mentioned but no prizes awarded.


Terms and Conditions:


You can use any feature of your camera while photographing. In-camera features applied after the capture are subject to normal editing rules. You can crop, rotate and resize your image. You can clone out minor imperfections like power lines, dust specks, stray hairs, etc. You can apply image adjustments like brightness, contrast, saturation, hue, blur, sharpen, dodge & burn, etc. You can add a border to the outside edge of your entry. You can use RAW conversion software. You can use software to correct perspective, lens defects, or minor misalignments.

 Not Allowed:

You cannot combine two or more images. You cannot add anything to the image that was not originally captured with the camera. You cannot add any text to the image or border.

Busy parkEntrants can submit up to three photos as JPEGS, in colour or black and white. Pictures should be between 1Mb and 3mB (approx. 1200×900 pixels). Each entry must have a title and can include an optional description. The competition is open to all.

When photos are submitted, entrants to the competition should provide their name, age, address, telephone number, e-mail address. Your personal details will be added to our mailing list. You may unsubscribe at any time. They will also be shared with The Friends of St Ann’s Well Gardens who will only ever use them for the purposes of administering this competition. Your personal details will not be published or provided to anyone without your permission. Children should obtain the consent of their parents or guardians to enter the competition.

All entries must be the original work of the entrant and must not infringe the rights of any other party. The entrant must be the sole owner of copyright in all photographs entered and must have obtained permission of any people. Further, entrants must not have breached any laws when taking their photographs. If you are taking pictures of children make sure you have the consent of their parent or guardian.

Entrants will retain copyright in the photographs that they submit. By entering the competition, all entrants grant the us the right to publish and exhibit their photographs on our website, on social media, in print, on promotion for next year’s festival and at an exhibition at the Garden Cafe and elsewhere.

By entering, entrants will be deemed to have agreed to be bound by these rules and we reserve the right to exclude any entry from the competition at any time and in our absolute discretion if we have reason to believe that an entrant has breached these rules.

Community_art_3707We reserve the right to cancel this competition or alter any of the rules at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.

We reserve the right to cancel this competition or alter any of the rules at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.

If the winner is unable to be contacted after reasonable attempts have been made, we reserve the right to either offer the prize to a runner up or to re-offer the prize in any future competition.

These rules are governed by the laws of England and Wales. This competition is administered by “The Friends of St Ann’s Well Gardens” and their decision is final.

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