The participation in the AAAPC on www.afnsawardprimecontest.com and its implementation is governed by the following provisions. Participation can only take place online.
A participant participates in the AAPC by registering at www.afnsawardprimecontest.com and submitting the pictures as a digital image file via the Internet portal https://www.afnsawardprimecontest.com. Participation must be within the specified time limit. The participant is responsible for the accuracy of his e-mail address. The electronically recorded input at AAPC serves to check the deadline.
The AAPC 2021 Competition Starts on December 9th, 2020 and ends by December 31st, 2021. Only photographers who have already submitted images to the AFNS AWARD and have been awarded at least a WINNER BADGE or higher may participate in the AAPC. Photographers can submit their images daily and will be reviewed and evaluated within 24 hours. This unique judging process allows participants to quickly evaluate and achieve award goals.
All submissions to the competition must be received by the end of the competition.
HOW IT WORKS IN 5 EASY STEPS
Step 1: Register and create a user profile.
Step 2: Upload your pictures to the contest and pay with PayPal.
Step 3: Within 24 hours we will rate your pictures and assign the badges to your pictures and upload your pictures to the winner galleries. You can download the assigned badges directly from your profile and use them for your promotion.
Step 4: We assign your AAPC level points to your profile and you can start collecting more points to get to the top of the ranking list with the chance to win the title “AAPC Photographer of the Year”. All Top 100 photographers of the year receive a “AAPC Top 100 Photographer of the Year” certificate.
Step 5: Collect as many badges with your pictures as possible in 2021 and win great prizes and products from our generous sponsors.
PARTICIPANTS & CATEGORIES
At the AAPC, photographers from the fields of newborn photography, pregnancy photography, can participate. Participants may be professionals and amateurs in their field of photography. Participants must be at least 18 years of age.
The AAPC is divided into 5 categories.
EXECUTION AND PROCESSING
Each participant can participate according to the number of pictures defined in the respective photo competition. Every picture has to be submitted by means of an online form via the Internet portal https://afnsawardprimecontest.com in digital JPG format. The compulsory details of the online form must be completed. Participants must have read and accepted the conditions of participation.
ASSESSMENT OF SUBMISSIONS AND JURY ASSESSMENT
The competition consists of two evaluation steps. In session 1, the participants will be examined (fulfilled conditions of participation, competition requirements, file size, etc.) In the second step, the AAPC will select the winners of the respective category among the audited entries.
The AAPC evaluates photographers who convey a high level of quality and exceptionalness with their pictures. The submitted images are judged and awarded by the AAPC by means of creativity, idea, composition, image design and implementation. Winners will be published on:
CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
Participation is only possible via the online form. Any contributions that are submitted in another way are not permitted and will not be returned. Any picture made available via the online form will be available for review from the publication on www.afnsawardprimecontest.com according to the competition conditions. A claim to the publication does not exist. The uploaded image will be provided with the user registration, user name, e-mail address, picture name, short picture description and date of the upload Http://www.afnsawardprimecontest.com saved. The information is entered in the relevant fields of the form. Participants agree to the use and storage of their data solely for the purposes of this photo competition. The submitted images will be deleted from the AAPC media after completion of the contest and the follow-up. The winners will be notified by AAPC in writing, by e-mail and can be published by name at https://www.afnsawardprimecontest.com. With this form of publication, the winner expressly agrees.
The images submitted as part of the AAPC may not be regarded as obscene, offensive, defamatory, ethically offensive, violent, pornographic, harassing, inappropriate for minors, racist, racist, xenophobic, right-wing and / or otherwise objectionable. The upload of the corresponding pictures can lead to the exclusion from the photo competition according to the conditions of participation. The organizer reserves the right to delete uploaded pictures before or after publication, without giving reasons.
EXCLUSION FROM THE AAPC
In case of a breach of these terms, AAPC reserves the right to exclude persons from the AAPC. It also excludes persons who use unauthorized tools or who otherwise benefit from manipulation. In such cases, profits can also be recognized and reclaimed subsequently. It is also excluded, who makes untrue personal details.
AWARDS AND CERTIFICATES FOR THE PARTICIPANTS
Awards and prizes are published on the AAPC homepage.
PREMATURE TERMINATION OF THE PHOTO COMPETITION
The organizers of the AAPC reserve the right to cancel or terminate the photo competition at any time without prior notice and without giving reasons. The organizer shall make use of this possibility in particular if, for technical reasons (eg viruses in the computer system, manipulation or errors in the hardware and/or software) or for legal reasons, the proper performance of the photocopy can not be guaranteed. If such termination is caused by the conduct of a participant, the organizer may demand compensation for the loss incurred by the organizer.
The organizer accepts no liability for the loss or possible damage to the submitted pictures.
The data submitted by the senders will be passed on to third parties involved in the publication of the images within the scope of the AAPC (reporting on this, prize lending, etc.), such as journals or exhibition organizers. The participant expressly agrees hereby.