Pertaining to the Prize Details
1st Stage Grand Prize Winner: Travel dates must be from December 1, 2011 - December 31, 2011. 2nd and 3rd Stage Grand Prize Winners: Travel dates must be from January 1, 2012 - January 31, 2012. The entire prize must be utilized within the same trip. Winner and his/her guest must have the same origin and destination and must travel together at all times on the same itinerary. All arrangements are subject to availability. Accommodation and air travel blackout dates may apply and are subject to change without notice. If the winner and his/her guest is unavailable for travel by designated date, the winner will be disqualified and the Sponsor reserves the right to select another winner in its sole discretion and if time permits. Once booked, travel arrangements may not be changed. Winner and his/her guest must be 19 years of age when Liability / Video Release is executed. All trip and prize details (including, but not limited to hotels, room, and/or transportation) will be designated solely by the Contest Sponsor, and may be changed without notice at any time based on Contest Sponsor's sole discretion.
Each winner and his/her guest will be solely responsible for all expenses not specifically stated as part of the Grand Prize, including but not limited to the costs for any meals, transport, insurance, duties, taxes, licenses, permits, approvals and/or other additional or incidental costs or expenses which may be incurred as a result of and/or related to the winner’s acceptance of the said prize(s), including but not limited to any registration fees incurred for the use of any of the prizes.
Contest Sponsor is not responsible for additional entertainment, taxes and any or all fees. Any cancellation will be assessed to the winner for all applicable cancellation fees associated with the hotel. The winner is responsible for any expenses not expressly included in the prize description, such as personal ground transportation, in-flight entertainment, travel related taxes, income taxes, personal expenses, incidentals, expenses caused by flight interruption. This prize has no cash, redemption or barter value. No alternative prize, cash equivalent, or other substitution is permitted. Other restrictions and conditions of travel apply. Photo ID's and Valid passport will be required for travel and will be verified upon check-in. The winner and his/her guest must possess a valid passport, visa and any other necessary documents required for traveling prior to departure failing which the entire prize will be forfeited. Winner is solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes and other fees emaciated with prize receipt and use.
Pertaining to the Winners' Trip
By choosing to accept the Grand Prize, Grand Prize Winners agree to take photographs of Seoul throughout the duration of the trip and submit at least 10 photographs of Seoul to Lomography (you may take as many photographs as you like, but must submit at least 10 of your best photographs) to be published in the “Lomography City Guide Seoul“ book if selected. Grand Prize Winners‘ photographs are not guaranteed to be published in the book, however, if published, the winners agree to have their names published in the book as well. Grand Prize Winners also agree to take photos of designated places in Seoul if the Contest Sponsors deem it necessary. Except where prohibited, participation in the contest and acceptance of any prize shall constitute consent on the winners and their guests’ part to allow the use of their names, appearance and biographical material (i.e., collectively “Likeness”) by Contest Sponsor and its partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives (collectively “Releasees”) for editorial, advertising, promotional, marketing and/or other purposes in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, worldwide in perpetuity, in or in connection with the Travel Video and associated promotion and exploitation of the Travel Video (in any form or media) thereof.
Contest Sponsor accepts no responsibility for any variation in the prize value. If a prize (or part of a prize) is unavailable, the Contest Sponsor, in its discretion, reserves the right to substitute the original prize (or that part of the prize) with an alternative prize to the equal monetary value and/or specification, unless to do so would be prohibited by law. Prizes awarded in this Contest may not be exchanged for cash or any other items, provided that Contest Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize for another prize of similar value. All prizes are nontransferable. Substitution of prizes by the winners is prohibited. In the event any winner chooses not to accept his/her prize, the relevant prize will be deemed forfeited, and Contest Sponsor may select another winner from all of the remaining entries at its discretion. Contest Sponsor’s decision regarding the award of all prizes, and/or in every situation including any not covered in these terms, shall be final and binding on all participants, and no queries, challenges or appeals may be made or entertained. Where required by Contest Sponsor, winners and his/her guest shall be required to complete official release forms prior to the receipt of the relevant prize(s), failing which Contest Sponsor reserves the right to forfeit the prize and dispose of the same as it deems fit. Each winner will be solely responsible for all expenses not specifically stated as part of their prize.
To the extent permitted by law, no representations or warranties are made as to the quality, suitability or merchantability of the prize (or any part of it). Acceptance of any prize shall, to the extent permitted by law, constitute a release and discharge of Contest Sponsor by each winner and his/her guest from any and all liability, claims, demands, causes of action, and/or damages which the winner may have, whether known or unknown at the present time, of any nature whatsoever, arising out of or relating to: (i) the Contest, (ii) personal injury and/or property damage, theft or loss suffered by the winner as a result of the use and/or enjoyment of the prize, and/or (iii) any tax liabilities in relation to the Contest, prize and/or use or enjoyment of the same.
By entering this competition, you agree that Lomography retains the right to unlimited use of the submitted photographs for Lomography and publicity, promotion, advertising and sales purposes. Furthermore Seoul Tourism Organization retains the right to use of submitted photographs only for publicity, promotion and advertising related to this competition and the Lomography Seoul camera.
For content that is covered by intellectual property rights, like photos, you specifically give us the following permission: you grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use any photo that you post or upload on or in connection with Lomography.
As a condition of participation, you waive any claim of infringement against Lomography and Seoul Tourism Organization based upon use of the submitted photograph, and agree to hold Lomography and Seoul Tourism Organization harmless from any claims or expenses arising as a result of any allegation that you reproduction of the photograph.
Free of Rights:
You release Lomography and Seoul Metropolitan Government, and their assigns, licensees and successors from any claims that may arise regarding the use of your image including any claims of defamation, invasion of privacy, or infringement of moral rights, rights of publicity or copyright.
Employees of Lomography and Seoul Metropolitan Government and their dependents as well as of its subsidiaries and associated companies are not allowed to join the competition.
By entering this Contest, all entrants agree to release, discharge, and hold harmless Contest Sponsor and its partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives from any liability, claims, causes of actions, suits, losses, damages, loss of life or personal injury arising out of their participation in this Contest or any Contest-related activities and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded.
Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by the contest sponsor. Contest Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible entries, which will be disqualified. Contest Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission; communications line failure; theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to Contest entries or entry forms; or alteration of entries or entry forms. Contest Sponsor is not responsible for any problems with or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, human errors of any kind, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrants' or any other persons' computers related to or resulting from participation, uploading or downloading of any materials related to in this Contest.
By entering, you accept and agree to abide by and be bound by these rules and the decisions of judges and Sponsors, which are final and binding in all respects and not subject to appeal.