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Deadline: June 24, 2014
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Free Entry

Skyward Photo Contest

Skyward Photo Contest The Skyward Photo Contest from Canadian Geographic is now accepting entries. Photographs may be entered into three categories as described below:

Night Sky: Spectacular celestial sights

Man-made things that fly: From planes to hot air balloons to kites

From up high:Looking down from a high vantage point

All photographs submitted into the Contest will be reviewed by a representative of Canadian Geographic and the Contest winners will be selected by a panel of judges, including representatives of Canadian Geographic, the Canadian Space Agency and the photography community. Photographs will be assessed based on the following judging criteria: composition, content/originality, technical quality and visual impact.

Contest Prize & TERMS

PRIZE DETAILS: Category Prizes (One awarded for each of the three categories)
Category winners will receive a one-year subscription of Canadian Geographic (Value: $30); a Lowepro Photo Sport 200 AW (Value: $189); and a $50 Photohop gift voucher (Value: $50).

Runner-Up Prizes (One awarded for each of the three categories)
Runners-up will receive a one-year subscription of Canadian Geographic (Value: $30); Lowepro Photo Hatchback 22L AW (Value: $120); and a $50 Photohop gift voucher (Value: $50).

Honourable Mention Prizes (One awarded for each of the three categories)
Honourable mentions will receive a one-year subscription of Canadian Geographic (Value: $30); a JOBY Gorillapod SLR (Value: $49.95); and a $25 Photohop gift voucher (Value: $25).
ELIGIBILITY: Canadian Residents

jpg files should be at least 1,000 pixels wide for a horizontal image or 1,000 pixels tall for a vertical image at 72 dpi. Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.

COPYRIGHT: With regard to any photograph submitted to this Contest, the owner of the photo’s copyright retains all copyright. USAGE RIGHTS: Winners' names and photographs may be published in Canadian Geographic magazine and will appear at http://skyward.canadiangeographic.ca. Canadian Geographic Enterprises reserves the non-exclusive right to publish any entry and/or use any entry in its promotional material during or after the Contest without further compensation to the entrants. For Canadian Geographic Enterprises, promotional material shall include without limitation any print or electronic advertising or marketing material such as posters, online images, newspaper ads, television ads, e-mails and social media content.

By uploading any photograph to the Contest, you grant (or warrant that the owner of such materials expressly grants) Canadian Geographic Enterprises a world-wide, royalty-free, irrevocable and non-exclusive right and license to use, copy, adapt, transmit, communicate, publicly display and perform, distribute and create compilations and derivative works or merchandise from any such submitted photograph to promote the Contest. You represent and warrant that you have the right to grant the license set out above.

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