1.1 The competition is open to all Ugandan citizens and expatriates residing in Uganda, except employees
and immediate family members of organisers and sponsors.
1.2 Images that have won in prior competitions, or have been used for commercial purposes and/or been
published will not be eligible.
1.3 Only one entry per person.
1.4 Images must be taken in Uganda.
1.5 Children must be between ages 10-18 years to compete in the Children’s category.
2. SUBMISSION OF ENTRIES
2.1 Entries must be submitted to https://photocontestug.com/submissions/
You can also view your submission on our Facebook page Expats in Uganda, our twitter account @Expats
in Uganda, instagram expatsinuganda16
2.2 Images must be in JPEG format, of at least 300 dpi and not more than 3 MB in size.
2.3 Each entry should clearly state participant’s name, email address, category of submission and where
the image was taken (location), plus date of birth for children’s category.
2.4 Entries with incomplete details will be disqualified.
2.5 The submission deadline is September 15th 2018 before 11:59 pm.
3. COPYRIGHT/INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
3.1 Each image submitted must be the original and unpublished work of the participant, who must also be
it’s copyright owner.
3.2 By submitting an image for the competition, the participant will be regarded as having granted the
organiser the right to use the image in print, broadcast and/or electronic media without any fee payment,
for the purposes of promoting the competition.
4. JUDGING AND RESULTS
4.1 Each category will have one winner selected by a panel of judges and their decision is final. No
correspondence pertaining to the selection process and decision will be entertained.
4.2 The panel of judges will evaluate the images based on two criteria; artistic/visual appeal and extent to
which the photograph captures the essence of the theme.
4.3 Results of the competition will be posted on our Facebook and Twitter page and winners will also be
notified via email.
5. ACCEPTANCE OF RULES AND REGULATIONS
5.1 By submitting an image for the competition, the participant will be regarded as having accepted and
agreed to be bound by the rules and regulations of the competition.
5.2 While the organiser will exercise due care during the collection, selection and storage of images, it shall
not be held liable for any loss, theft or destruction of the images.