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The photo contest which gathers all photography enthusiasts. Its importance is to catch and showcase the downhill race, riders, spectators and interesting details. More than 85 photographers have so far participated and we have gathered over 700 photos. Our aim is to promote the event and the sponsors as long as possible.

General information

The contest is open to all photography enthusiasts, both amateur and professional. It starts on the 09th May 2015 and ends on the  24th May 2015. and takes place during the event in the following way:

  • from 09th May 2015 till 24th May 2015 at midnight (00:00 ) entries for work;,
  • from 25th May 2015 till 28th May 2015 – choice of three best photos;
  • 29th May 2015 at 12.00  posting of winners on our official internet page – www.downhillbuzet.net and the facebook page

Rules and Regulations

Entries are made in the event office or the press centre when you claim your accreditation  by filling in an entry form.

The organizer is Cycling Club Buzet. The contest lasts from 9th May, 2015 til 24th May, 2015 at midnight.

The contest is aimed for all photography enthusiasts, amateur and professional. The topic is  “DH Through a Lens” through which you can showcase: the race, the riders, spectators along the track, interesting details and the like.

The contest is public and it is necessary to state your name, surname, address, contact information (phone, e-mail address) and/or Internet page of the author.

Any kind of protest or complaint is not possible. By signing the entry form all participants agree and accept they have understood this and the below stated articles and allow his/her material (text and photos) to be used in all the possible ways for promotion of this or other subsequent DH Buzet events without any compensation.

Copyright and all other rights belong to the photographers. During the exhibition of entries, there will be indicated the name of their authors. All contestants agree that the organizers may use the submitted photos for marketing purposes without compensation to the author.

Persons directly involved in the organization of this event are excluded from participating the contest.

Every author may enter 10 photos tops. Minimal photo size must be 6MP (megapixels).To enter send photos on a CD or vie e-mail at  bk.buzet@gmail.com, in one of the following formats: JPG, JPEG and TIFF. participants who send works by mail, please do not exceed 20 MB.

The best three photos will be chosen by expert panel between 25th May 2015 and 28th May 2015.

Contest prizes

The prize fund consists of:

KATA BAGS – Lite 443 DL
MANFROTO 680B Compact
SanDisk Extreme PLUS SDHC 80 MB/s 32 GB

After  choosing the three best photos the  authors will be contacted and they will, according to their placement, have the precedence in selecting one  prize from the prize fund.

Winners

The organizer will announce the winners on the manifestation official web page.  The prizes will handed to the winners be  at the  exhibition in Buzet.