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Deadline: October 07, 2013
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Paid Entry
Entry Fee: $15

2013 River to Well Photo Competition

2013 River to Well Photo CompetitionDeadline Extended to October 7th. River to Well (RTW) is a grass-roots organization that hosts an annual photography competition where 100% of submission fees go towards well restorations and other water projects for communities that don’t have a reliable source of clean and sustainable water in sub-Saharan Africa. The 2013 River to Well Photo Competition is now accepting entries

All entries must be entered under one of these categories:
PEOPLE: portraits, festivals, ceremonies, daily life, etc.
PLACES: landscape, architecture, monuments, cultural objects, etc.
NATURE: wildlife, plants, natural elements, etc.
WATER: water-related subjects, scenes, or experiences
Winning & Honorable Mention photographs will be on exhibit and for sale {physical prints – no digital files} to further raise funds for River to Well water projects. Submit photos that are as un-manipulated and real as possible. The world is full of authentic moments and stories – all of which are beautiful in their own way at the time the photograph was taken.WE LOVE FILM, but please scan all film photography. HDR photographs will not be accepted

Contest Prize & TERMS

PRIZE DETAILS: -- Polaroid Land Camera (an old-school instant camera that makes a sweet instant 3.25” x 4.25” print)
-- Fujifilm Color and B&W Instant Film
-- Your choice of custom camera straps (exclusive to River to Well)
-- Custom-designed River to Well carry-all shoulder bag featuring original artwork by the talented Christine Cover
-- Photobook featuring the winning and honorable mention photographs from this year's competition ELIGIBILITY: Worldwide / 18+ Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.

COPYRIGHT: Each contestant will retain copyrights to their submitted photo(s). USAGE RIGHTS: By entering the competition, contestants agree that they grant River to Well royalty-free use of the images for use in public exhibitions and displays, in media releases related to the contest, and in printed and electronic publications. The contestants will be given full credit as the creator of their respective image(s) in all such displays and publications. For all Place Winners and Honorable Mention photographs, River to Well will create physical prints for the River to Well Photo Competition Exhibitions across the country.
River to Well reserves the right to use these entries for display in and promotion of the River to Well Photo Competition and/or sell prints to raise funds for well building and/or restoration during that specific competition year.

The images displayed in the River to Well Photo Exhibitions may be sold royalty-free to raise additional funding for clean water projects; 100%, less the cost of shipping and handling, will go directly toward our well restoration efforts. Multiple prints of a single image may be sold if there are multiple buyers, and only during the current year’s competition/fundraising events. River to Well will provide buyers with physical prints sourced from the original submission.

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