PalmPortraits - Photography Competition

  

General

 

  1. World Palm Portraits Photography Competition (the 'Contest') is organized by Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC).
  2. The Contest starts on 15th February 2016, 00:00 am and will run until 30th June 2016 at 23:59 pm.
  3. The Contest is open to both local and international aged 18 and above as of 15th March 2016 from either the amateur or professional, individual or representative of any Photography Club and agencies.
  4. Participants may choose either to enter all categories or at least one (1) out of four (5) categories listed.
  5. Participants are required to use a digital camera (at least 8 megapixels) and images taken using a mobile phone or PDA will not be accepted. The minimum size of the image file is not less than 3MB (minimum resolution of 300 dpi), and only 'JPG/JPEG' formatted photo will be accepted.
  6. Each participant may submit up to 20 photos for each category and will submit only in high-resolution photo without any kind of watermarks via online server that will be provided by our IT team.
  7. All categories are related to palm oil industry, from the plantation to manufacturing and from the raw materials to the end products.
  8. Only official online entry form is valid for the participation and all the entry process can be done at our official website. http://www.palmportraits.com.my
  9. The Organizer reserves the right to change these "Terms and Conditions" at any time without notice to the "Participant." The "Participant" is therefore responsible for regularly reviewing these "Terms and Conditions." Continued participation of this "Contest" following any such changes shall constitute the "Participant's" acceptance of such changes.
  10. Members, employees or immediate family of MPOC's staff, its agents, contest partners, or anyone else connected to the administration and execution of the "Contest" may take part in this contest but they are not eligible to win any prizes.
  11. Members, employees or immediate family of MPOC's staff, its agents, contest partners, or anyone else connected to the administration and execution of the "Contest" may take part in this contest but they are not eligible to win any prizes.
  12. Winners forfeit their prizes if they do not claim them within 3 months of winner announcement. 

 

 

Image Ownership And Intellectual Property

 

  1. By entering an image, the "Participant" attests that he or she produced the image and is the rightful owner to the copyright of the image. "Participants" entering images not belonging to them will be disqualified.
  2. By entering an image, the "Participant" agrees to grant MPOC and its partners and affiliates full ownership of the image. The image may be used for various purposes, including but not limited to promotion of the "Contest" and any future "Contests", online, in print, on television, within Malaysia and internationally.
  3. By entering an image, the "Participant" attests that the image is not subject to any form of existing exclusive commercial or editorial license.
  4. Model or property releases may be required for certain images in the event of publication.
  5. Images previously entered in other competitions and contests are acceptable so long as submission does not violate any existing agreements, terms and conditions etc. already in force from the prior competitions.
  6. The Organizer reserves its sole right and discretion to delete, remove, ignore or reject photos that are deemed improper or offensive in any manner, or which violate the "Terms and Conditions".
  7. The Organizer decision is final. No correspondence or any other form of communication regarding the "Contest" will be entertained.

The four categories

 

slr2View Contest Categories

 

The prizes for 2015.

 

Check Out The Prizes Here

 

Wait for our announcement next year!

 

Contest is Closed