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Photo Contest

Who can participate?

Any member of the community and band.

How to enter the contest?

Three ways to enter the contest:

Facebook- Login to your Facebook account within the entry period, and send a direct message to Paris Port Dover that includes an original photograph that is inspired by the theme of one of the categories. Please include the title of your photo and the category you’re looking to have it entered in.

Email- Login to your email account within the entry period and send an original photograph that is inspired by the theme of one of the categories to piper@parisdover.com. Please include the title of your photo and the category you’re looking to have it entered in.

In Person- Give your photo inspired by one of the category themes to Piper Findlay. Make sure that you have your theme, name and title of the photo on the back of the print.

How many times may I enter the contest?

There will be a limit of one (1) entry per person, per category. (Total limit of nine (9)

Could my entry be refused or rejected?

It could be rejected if your entry is late, falsified, damaged, incomplete or unoriginal. It could also be rejected if the mediators determine its content to be inappropriate or offensive

What are the conditions of the entry?

  • You represent and warrant that (i) your entry, including any material comprising your entry (e.g. name, user name, profile picture, etc. as applicable) and any material submitted with your entry (e.g. photographs, written submissions, or other form of submission, as applicable) is original to you, (ii) you have all necessary rights in and to your Entry Material to enter the Contest, including the consent of any third parties whose personal information is included in your Entry Material(subjects in photos are aware they’re being displayed), and (iii) your Entry Material does not contain, depict, include or involve content that is, or could reasonably be considered to be, inappropriate, unsuitable or offensive

  • You understand and agree that your entry, including your Entry Material, will not be returned to you and may be auctioned to fundraise for Paris Port Dover Pipe Band

Categories

Highland Games- clearly displaying essence of competition, competition location or key features of competition location

Parades- displaying pre-parade, during parade or post parade

Practices- displaying essence of practicing or feature practice locations

Band Trips- clearly displaying members in or out of uniform with scenery or feature the event of the trip

Band Events- feature a band fundraiser or staged event (ex. Haggisfest)

Best Picture of Leadership leading

Band Pets- feature an animal at highland games, wearing band gear or participating in other events

Candid band members- band members at any event in or out of uniform

Remember when- any pictures taken before 2010

Updated on Oct. 3, 2019 at 13:10 PM EDT