2020 Best of Europe Photo Competition

Enter for your chance to WIN a $500 Visa Gift Card!

Enter your favourite photos from your Albatross Europe & UK Summer Small Group tour in our 'Best of Europe' Photo Competition for your chance to WIN 1 of 2 prizes. 

Your photos must feature a landmark, region, village, city or memory taken on your Albatross tour. 


    First prize: $500 Visa Gift Card

    Runner-up prize: $250 Visa Gift Card


    How to Enter:

    Upload your photos via the below form.


    Files must be less than 8 MB.
    Allowed file types: jpg jpeg.

    Important Dates:

    • Deadline for submitting your photos is Sunday 8 November 2020.
    • Finalists will be announced and voting will open on Thursday 12 November 2020.
    • Voting ends Sunday 22 November 2020. The winner and runner-up of the competition will be announced on Thursday 26 November on our Facebook and Instagram pages.

    Determining the winner:

    Photos will be judged on creativity and photographic quality. Ten (10) finalists will be selected by Albatross Tours which will then be displayed on the Albatross Tours website for public voting to determine the winners.

    Take a look at some of our previous Best of Europe Europe photo competition finalists...

    Terms and Conditions

    1. Standard Terms
    1.1  Information on how to enter forms part of the terms of entry. Entry into the promotion is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions.
    2. Who can Enter
    2.1 Entry is open to residents of Australia and New Zealand only who have travellerd on an Albatross Europe & UK Summer Small Group Tour.
    2.2 All employees and their immediate families of Albatross Tours and The Albatross Group are not eligible to enter. 
    2.3 Entrants under the age of 18 to have obtained permission from their parent/guardian.
    3. Entry requirements
    3.1 Entries must be true photographs and not composites or overly enhanced by digital manipulations in an unrealistic manner.
    3.2 Photos are to be supplied free of watermarks, date stamps or text. Collage/ mural images will not be accepted.
    3.3 Entrant must be the photographer and owner of the copyright for any image entered.
    3.4 Entries must be in digital form, submitted in JPEG high resolution format. Entries submitted via email must be a minimum file size of 1MB.
    3.5 While the photographer retains the copyright of all images submitted as competition entries, Albatross Tours and The Albatross Group reserve  the right to unlimited use of any image submitted for Marketing and Promotional purposes.
    4. How to Enter
    4.1 The 'Best of Europe' photo competition entries must be submitted by Midnight Sunday 8 November 2020 AEST. Finalists will be announced on Thursday 12 November 2020 with voting open until Midnight Sunday 22 November AEST 2020. 
    4.2 In order to be eligible, entrants must submit the highest resolution version of the image as possible via the website upload. 
    4.3 Entries must feature any landmarks, regions, villages, cities or memories which are visited by Albatross Tours on any of Albatross Tours Europe & UK Summer Small Group tours. 
    4.4 Entrants can submit an unlimited number of photos in the competition.
    4.5 All photo entries must be correctly labelled with the location of the image, your name and provide relevant contact details.
    4.6 Photos are to be supplied as single images without date stamps or text. Collage/ mural images will not be accepted.
    4.7 Photos will not be eligible if submitted in hard-copy. Only high resolution JPG files of images will be accepted.
    4.8 Photos submitted in previous 'Best of Europe' photo competitions are not eligible to enter.
    4.9 Entries will not be returned at the completion of the competition.
    5. How to Win
    5.1 Albatross Tours will select ten (10) finalists based on creativity and photographic quality. The images will be open to voting on the Albatross Tours website. 
    5.2 The top two (2) photos with the most number of votes on the Albatross Tours website will win one of two prizes: 
    i. First prize: $500 Visa Gift Card
    ii. Second prize: $250 Visa Gift Card
    5.3 During the online website voting period, only one (1) vote per person will be accepted. Multiple votes from the same computer IP address will not be accepted and will be deemed invalid. 
    5.4 The winners will be notified via email and will be announced on the Albatross Tours Facebook page and next edition of the email newsletter.