Maxpedition-In-Action Photo Contest Official Rules
MAXPEDITION-IN-ACTION PHOTO CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. THERE IS NO FEE TO ENTER THIS PROMOTION. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF ELIGIBLE COUNTRIES WHERE NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW, WHO ARE EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY WHO HAVE INTERNET ACCESS AND A VALID EMAIL ACCOUNT PRIOR TO THE BEGINNING OF THE CONTEST PERIOD.
TO ENTER: To enter, please send your photos directly to [email protected]. One (1) Email per entry required. The photo must clearly show you or someone you know using/carrying a Maxpedition product. Entries must include the category you are submitting the image to, your full name, Email address, mailing address, and phone number.
Digital images should have a long dimension of at least 2,000 pixels and be saved at 300 dpi (Around 7" or larger). We recommend the file size not be larger than 4 megabytes to ensure a fast upload experience.
Each submitted photograph, in its entirety, must be a single work of original material taken by the Contest entrant. By entering the Contest, entrant represents, acknowledges and warrants that he or she has full power and authority to enter the photograph, and that the photograph does not infringe any copyright or violate any other intellectual property rights. The entrant agrees to indemnify Maxpedition from any and all third party claims arising from the photograph.
Photographs that include sculptures, statues, paintings, and other works of art will be accepted as long as they do not constitute copyright infringement or fraud, provided that entrants must be prepared to provide a release form as described below in "Third Party Releases/Licenses." When photographing the work of others, it must be as an object in its environment and not a full-frame close up of another person's art. Photographs depicting obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content will not be accepted. Photographs deemed inappropriate will be disqualified.
If the Photograph includes other people, you must be prepared to provide a signed written personal release from all persons who appear in the Photograph submitted, authorizing use of the Photograph as provided below in "Third Party Releases/Licenses." If you are unable to provide a personal release, upon request by Maxpedition and in the form provided by Maxpedition, then your entry may be disqualified. You do not need to send the release with your entry. If you win, we will contact you if a model release is needed.
All Entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor, and by entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to opt-in to Sponsor’s email and direct mail list to receive news, specials and discounts.
30% off discount codes will be emailed to entrants within 3 business days of submitting a photo. Discounts are good for all non-closeout / non-clearance in stock items. One discount per customer. Cannot be combined with any other discount code. Discount expires 3 weeks from receiving code.
ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 11:59 P.M. PDT ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017.
PHOTO CONTEST CATEGORIES:
Best Legacy series in-action photo
Prize: One(1) in-stock product up to MSRP $250, winner's choice
Best AGR Advanced Gear Research in-action photo
Prize: one (1) in-stock product up to MSRP $250, winner's choice
Best Overall Maxpedition-in-action photo
Prize: MSRP $500 worth of in-stock Maxpedition gear, winner's choice
The Maxpedition-In-Action Photo Contest is open to legal residents of eligible countries where not prohibited by law, who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry.
Employees, contractors, directors and officers of Maxpedition, its parent, subsidiary, affiliated companies, web design, advertising, fulfillment agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Promotion, and the immediate family members of each (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and spouse or "step" of each) and those living in the same households of each (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Promotion), are not eligible to participate.
PROMOTION ENTRY PERIOD:
Promotion begins on Friday, August 25, 2017, and ends on Thursday, September 21, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. PST. Sponsor's time clock is the official clock for this Promotion.
SELECTION OF WINNERS:
One (1) winner will be selected from all eligible submissions for each Photo Contest Category. Winners will be selected by Maxpedition staff. Winners will be notified at the conclusion of the contest via Email from Maxpedition. Winners must reply to Maxpedition confirming their full name and valid mailing address within 72 hours of announcement to claim prize. If winners do not respond within 72 hours, new winners will be selected. All decisions are final.
Submit exciting images showing off how you use your Maxpedition gear. Clear sharp images of people wearing Maxpedition bags in action will increase your chances of winning. Image topics can include but are not limited to adventure travel, family vacation, at the shooting range, on the job as soldier, law enforcement, first responder, etc. Low quality, pixelated or blurry images will not be judged.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE MANUFACTURER’S SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE (“MSRP”):
There will be three (3) winners, one (1) per category, who will receive a Maxpedition prize. Prize winners will not receive the difference between actual and approximate retail value. Prizes are non-transferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions. In the case of unavailability of any prize or part of prize, Maxpedition reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or lesser value.
Best Legacy series in-action photo = 1 item up to MSRP $250
Best AGR Advanced Gear Research in-action photo = 1 item up to MSRP $250
Best Overall Maxpedition-in-action photo = up to MSRP $500
No cash equivalent or substitution of any prize is offered, except at the sole discretion of the Maxpedition. Prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable and have no cash value. By participating in this Promotion, entrants agree to these Official Rules which are final and binding in all respects. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. If a prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Maxpedition reserves the right to substitute prize with another prize of equal or greater value. If for any reason the Promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, Maxpedition reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is responsible or who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, modify or terminate the Promotion.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE:
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BY PARTICIPATING IN THE PROMOTION, PARTICIPANTS AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, THE PROMOTION PARTIES AND SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS FROM AND AGAINST ANY CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION OR RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE, INCLUDING PROPERTY DAMAGE, PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH. EACH PARTICIPANT FURTHER AGREES THAT IN ANY CAUSE OF ACTION, THE PROMOTION PARTIES’ LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE COST OF PARTICIPATING IN THE PROMOTION, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL SPONSOR, THE PROMOTION PARTIES OR SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS BE LIABLE FOR ATTORNEY'S FEES, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, DIRECT OR INDIRECT DAMAGES AND EACH PARTICIPANT WAIVES THE RIGHT TO CLAIM ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER.
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