Photo competition terms and conditions
We think Geelong is a great place. The stunning Corio Bay, Botanic Gardens, Western Beach road, historical bollards, Carousel and heritage buildings make it a shutterbug’s paradise. We also know that you, as our Delegates, tend to love photography. So, we’re going to offer prizes for the best photos of Geelong during linux.conf.au. Win-win!
How do I enter the competition? What are the terms and conditions?
- Photos must be uploaded using the Conference Photo Competition tool, available at;
(You need to be logged in to submit a photo and be a registered Delegate, Speaker or Volunteer)
- Your photos must be uploaded within the 24 hour period for the day they are submitted for. For instance, to be eligible for Monday’s prize, you need to upload your photo between 0000hrs and 2359hrs on Monday.
- By uploading your photo to the Conference Photo Compeition, you understand that it/they will be licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, which allows derivative works and commercial use.
- Your photos may be used by the Conference Team for promotional purposes, including digital signage and social media.
- If your photos contain imagery of other Delegates, you MUST seek their permission to do so beforehand.
- Your photos will be judged on the following criteria
- Inclusion of Geelong landmarks
- Fit with conference theme ‘life is better with Linux’
- Innovation in composition, technique and execution
- Overall aesthetic quality
- Photos will be judged by the Conference Organising Team
- Prizes on offer are a range of Crumpler photographic bags
- You may wish to consider uploading your photos to the linux.conf.au Flickr group;
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