2019 Festive Europe Photo Competition

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

Enter your favourite photos from your Albatross Festive Tour in our 'Festive 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. 


Prizes:

    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 2 MB.
    Allowed file types: jpg jpeg.


    Important Dates:

    • Deadline for submitting your photos is Sunday 26 January 2020.
    • Finalists will be announced and voting will open on Friday 31st January 2020.
    • Voting ends Sunday 9 February 2020. The winner and runner-up of the competition will be announced on Tuesday 11 February on our Facebook page.
       

    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 Festive 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 Tours Festive Tours.
    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 'Festive Europe' photo competition entries must be submitted by Midnight Sunday 26 January 2020 AEST. Finalists will be announced on Friday 31st January 2020 with voting open until Midnight Sunday 9 February 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 our Christmas and New Year 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 'Festive 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 per person, per email address. 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.