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Scottish Nature Photography Awards Solstice Challenge 2019 Terms

Anyone can submit images free of charge to the Scottish Nature Photography Awards Solstice Challenge. All images must be photographed in Scotland and can be on any nature subject.

Images must be taken on the 21st June 2019 for the summer solstice and on the 22nd December 2019 for the winter solstice. You can submit 1 image for each solstice.

Images are welcome from under-18s with the permission of a Parent or Guardian.

Images submitted to the Scottish Nature Photography Awards Solstice Challenge will not be eligible for entry to the Scottish Nature Photography Awards Photographic Competition, in order to protect the anonymity of the judging process.

You can submit images at any time using the form on the website, but the final deadline for submitting summer and winter solstice images is 20th January 2020 at 4pm 16:00 GMT.

You retain the copyright to images submitted. By submitting images, you grant Scottish Nature Photography Awards free, non-exclusive usage of the images for the following purposes directly connected with the Scottish Nature Photography Awards Solstice Challenge:

· exhibition display;
· on the Scottish Nature Photography Awards website and on social media;
· for use in press coverage giving information about or promoting the Scottish Nature Photography Awards Solstice Challenge, exhibition etc.;

We make every effort to ensure that name credits are included with images. 

We reserve the right to exclude submitted images for any reason.

By submitting images to the Scottish Nature Photography Awards Solstice Challenge you confirm that:

· you are the photographer and that it is your original work;
· you own the copyright and any rights of each image;
· you have the permission of anyone pictured in the image (or, where the image shows any persons under 18, the consent of their parent/guardian) for the usage rights required by Scottish Nature Photography Awards and will indemnify Scottish Nature Photography Awards against any claims made by any third parties in respect of such usage;
· you have not licensed or disposed of any rights in the image that would conflict with uses to be made by Scottish Nature Photography Awards;
· you have received any necessary permission from the owner(s) of buildings included in submitted images for the usage rights required by Scottish Nature Photography Awards and will indemnify Scottish Nature Photography Awards against any claims made by any third parties in respect of such usage.

Photographers submitting images are responsible for respecting animal welfare and the environment and compliance with wildlife law. Guidance for nature photographers in Scotland can be found on the Scottish Natural Heritage website at www.nature.scot

By submitting images to the Scottish Nature Photography Awards Solstice Challenge, you agree to these terms and our privacy policy and website terms.

 


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