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NME Music Photography Awards 2012
Every great rock photographer knows that anticipating the action is just as thrilling as capturing it – the giddy feeling when one shutter click captures a fleeting second that’ll be laid down in rock legend forever.
Whether it’s the Beatles’ first gig or Arctic Monkeys killing it at Reading and Leeds, the winners of the NME Photography Awards with Nikon know that great rock photography can imprint an image in people’s minds for generations to come. But it’s not just a select few who can capture an astonishing rock photo. With Nikon’s range of compact cameras and DSLRs, specially designed for high-action snapping, you’ll be well on your way to becoming one of NME’s legendary photographers – and they’re giving NME readers the chance to win one.
Nikon knows that it’s all about catching those iconic moments – such as The Cribs’ Ryan Jarman launching himself into an incendiary crowd – and turning them into a shot you’ll want to keep forever. The Nikon 1 J1 with it’s super-light frame and ultra-fast shooting speed, is perfect for this – letting you get right up close to the action without having to lug around any heavy gear.
Contest Prize & TERMS
The winner in the professional photographer of the year category will win a 36.3 megapixel Nikon D800 camera worth £2,599 and a 28-120f4 lens.
Plus the winner in the professional outstanding contribution category will win a Nikon 1 V1 and a 10-30mm lens, with a combined value of camera worth £499.95. ELIGIBILITY: Open to All Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
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You alone are the author of your image and that it is your original work;
You are the sole copyright holder;
You have not licensed any rights in the image that conflict with the usage rights required by IPC;
That it has not been a winning or shortlisted entry in any other competition; and
You will be responsible for any claim made by any third party in respect of Your entry and to fully indemnify IPC and its sponsors in respect of all royalties, fees and any other monies owing to any person or entity by reason of Your breaching any of the foregoing.
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You hereby grant IPC a non-exclusive, irrevocable licence in each entry throughout the world in all media for the uses described above from the date of entry until 2 years following the date of announcement of the winners.
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