Submit your Balkan multimedia content to Balkanvibe for the chance to win a prize!
- Submissions can be made in three categories:
1. Photography (minimum 1920 x 1280 – 3:2)- this includes phones, cameras, and tablets.
2. Video (maximum 90 seconds)
3. Drone- this includes both drone photos and videos
- Submissions must be made via the Balkanvibe WeTransfer page only!
- Contestants may submit up to 4 entries during the duration of the contest. If more are submitted, only the first 4 will qualify.
- Submissions must be from the region of the Western Balkans, which includes Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia.
- In your WeTransfer submission, please be sure to include the following items:
1. Your name
2. Link to your personal website/page (if applicable)
3. Title of submission
4. Short description of submission
5. Location of the submission
- Each week, the Balkanvibe Team will shortlist and select as a Finalist:
1. 3 photo submissions
2. 1 video submission
3. 1 drone submission
- After the close of the competition, we will announce 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place Winners for each of the three categories. They will be selected from the pool of Finalists.
- The Winners will be selected primarily on the basis of a special jury comprised of Balkanvibe Staff, and, to a lesser extent, social media likes and shares. Should your submission be selected as a Winner, you will receive a prize based on your selection.
- The 1st Place Prize in each category will be 500 Euros.
- The 2nd Place Prize in each category will be 250 Euros.
- The 3rd Place Prize in each category will be 100 Euros.
c. Except with the prior written consent of Balkanvibe, you will not refer to your association with Balkanvibe in connection with any promotion or identification of yourself publicly (other than in connection with the Submission published on the Website), including in any speaking engagements, public appearances, interviews or any other publication. In no event will you use your association with Balkanvibe to solicit or accept any services, products or gifts.
d. You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Balkanvibe, and its directors, officers, employees, licensees and agents, against any third-party claim, liability, damages, cost or expense, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising out of any breach or alleged breach by you of any provision of this Policy.
Right to Not Publish: Notwithstanding any other provision of this Policy, Balkanvibe, in its sole discretion and for any reason, may choose not to publish any Submission or may, at any time, remove, withdraw, or postpone the publication of a Submission.
Term and Termination: This Policy shall remain in effect from the date on which you submit your Submission (beginning October 7, 2016) until terminated by either party upon written notice. Sections 2, 3, 4, and 5 shall survive the termination of this Policy.
Modification/Assignment: This Policy contains the entire understanding between Balkanvibe and you, and may not be modified, waived, assigned or discharged except expressly and in writing signed by both parties. Any assignment of this Policy in violation of this provision shall be null and void.
Contest Details: The Contest will be held from Friday, October 7, 2016 until Tuesday, January 31, 2017. Submissions can be made in three categories: (a) Photography, (b) Video, and (c) Drone- this includes both drone photos and drone videos. Contestant may submit no more than four entries during the duration of the contest. If more than four entries are submitted, only the first four will qualify.
Finalists and Winners: Each week, Balkanvibe’s Editorial Staff will shortlist and select as a Finalist: three photos, one video, and one drone Submission. After the close of the competition (January 31, 2017), a First Place, Second Place, and Third Place Winner will be announced from the pool of Finalists for each of the three categories (Photography; Video; and Drone). The Winners will be selected primarily on the basis of a special jury scoring comprised of Balkanvibe Staff, and, to a lesser extent, social media likes and shares. Should your Submission be selected as a Winner, you will receive a prize based on your selection. The First Place Prize in each category will be 500 Euros; the Second Place Prize in each category will be 250 Euros; and the Third Place Prize in each category will be 100 Euros.
Agreement: By participating in and sending your Submission to the Contest, you agree to be bound by the Policy detailed above by Balkanvibe.
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