2017 Festive Europe Photo Competition

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

Enter your favourite photos from your Albatross Christmas Markets, Christmas, New Year or Winter Wonderland 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 Festive tour. 


Prizes:

    First prize: $500 Visa Gift Card

    Runner-up prize: $250 Visa Gift Card

     

    How to Enter:

    There are 3 ways to enter our Festive Europe Photo Competition.

    1. Email your photo/s to [email protected]. Please ensure you include your full name, contact details and the location each image was taken in the file name.

    OR

    2. Share your photo on Instagram or Facebook and tag your photos with #AlbatrossTours #AlbatrossMemories 
    Please ensure you set your profile to 'public' - otherwise we won't be able to see your photos

    OR

    3. Upload your photos below.

     

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


    Important Dates:

    • Deadline for submitting your photos is 5pm Friday 23 February, 2018.
    • Finalists will be announced and voting will open at 4pm Monday 26 February 2018.
    • Voting closes Monday 5 March 2018. The winners of the competition will be announced on Tuesday 6 March on our website and Facebook page. 
       

    Determining the winner:

    Photos will be judged on creativity and photographic quality. Seven (7) 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 Christmas Markets, Christmas, New Year or Winter Wonderland 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.
    2.4 You must be the photographer and owner of the copyright for any image entered.
    2.5 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.
     
    3. How to Enter
    3.1 The 'Festive Europe' photo competition entries must be submitted by 5pm Friday 23 February, 2018. Finalists will be announced on Monday 26 February, 2018 with voting open until Monday 5 March, 2018.
    3.2 In order to be eligible, entrants must submit the highest resolution version of the image as possible. Minimum file size accepted is 1MB.
    3.3 Entries must feature any landmarks, regions, villages, cities or memories which are visited by Albatross Tours on any of our Festive tours. 
    3.4 Entrants can submit an unlimited number of photos in the competition.
    3.5 All photo entries must be correctly labelled with the location of the image, your name and provide relevant contact details.
    3.6 Photos are to be supplied as single images without date stamps or text. Collage/ mural images will not be accepted.
    3.7 Photos will not be eligible if submitted in hard-copy. Only high resolution JPG files of images will be accepted.
    3.8 Photos submitted in previous 'Festive Europe' photo competitions are not eligible to enter.
    3.9 Entries will not be returned at the completion of the competition.
     
    4. How to Win
    4.1 Albatross Tours will select seven (7) finalists based on creativity and photographic quality. The images will be open to voting on the Albatross Tours website. 
    4.2 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
    4.2  During the online website voting period, only one (1) vote per person will be accepted. 
    4.3 The winners will be notified via email and will be announced both on the Albatross Tours website and Facebook page.