(CLOSED) New contest: Earth Day Photography
With Earth Day a week away, it is time to launch a new photography contest, inspired by Earth Day. You can submit up to three pictures, with an Earth Day theme. You decide what approach you want to take - beautiful pictures of nature, man-made pollution, aerial photos, close-ups, cheerful or bleak, you decide!
+ How to enter? Leave a comment on this post with a link to up to three of your pictures that you wish to enter in this contest. The pictures can be anywhere on the net (eg flickr, smugmug, blog, zenfolio, website, etc)
+ Make sure when you leave a comment you also provide an easy way for us to contact you if you are the winner (email, blog, twitter, etc). Be sure the contact option you have is one that you check on a regular basis
+ Deadline: Enter by Sunday April 25, 2010, at 11pm New York City time (worldclock). The winner will be announced by Friday after the contest closes.
+ For your benefit, do not to link directly to the picture (eg http://link/picture.jpg). Instead where possible, use the link for the page that includes the picture. This way people can also check out your other work.
+ Do not email us your pictures! The only way to enter is to leave a comment with a link to your pictures
+ the pictures you submit can be old or new - you decide
+ There is no rights grab whatsoever. We won't even publish the winning picture on the blog unless the winner gives us permission to do so.
+ if the commenting system holds any entries for moderation, fear not. The original date+time of submission is recorded and they will be valid entries if submitted before the deadline. We check these at least once a day.
+ everyone is welcome to enter the contest, as long as doing so is legal in your country, state/province or city of residence and you are over 18 years old. By entering the contest you agree and certify that you have checked with your local laws, and entering this contest is legal.
The prize: $25 Amazon.com e-Gift Certificate
+ The price is a $25 online Amazon.com gift e-certificate. It can only be redeemed at Amazon.com, not on any other international Amazon websites. It will NOT work at Amazon.uk, Amazon.de, Amazon.jp, etc. It only works at Amazon.com.
+ Amazon.com ships internationally, so everyone is welcome to enter the contest, as long as doing so is legal in your country, state/province or city of residence and you are over 18 years old. Please refer to the Amazon.com Help pages for details and restrictions on international shipping, import duties, and things like that.
+ this is a green contest, the e-certificate will be delivered by email, so please do not send us shipping addresses and things like that!
+ Amazon.com is not sponsoring, is not endorsing and is not affiliated with this contest
+ The contest is Noisy-funded and Noisy-operated.
Contest is now closed
Thanks to everyone for participating in this contest! The contest is now closed! The winner by announced by Friday April 30, 2010.
And the winner is... (Friday April 30 update)
And the winner is... *drum roll* revealed here.