Ali Smith Photography is joining together with other [super-talented] local photographers to offer you a contest you are not going to want to miss! TWO finalists from Ali Smith Photography will move forward to the finals where you’ll have a chance to be one of the TWO grand-prize-winning couples to receive a FREE session with multiple local photographers, professional make-up application for the gals, and a digital file from EACH photographer (w/ full print release)! Is that completely awesome, or what? So…what do you have to do to win? Read ALL of the details below to find out!
MAKE SURE YOU CHECK OUT THE DETAILS/RULES BELOW (INCLUDING THE FINE PRINT AT THE BOTTOM) SO YOU UNDERSTAND HOW IT WORKS:
* Submit a photo of you and your significant other that shows your true personality! A photo of you two being silly, doing your favorite thing, whatever shows us who you are! Also submit a short blurb about why you want to win this ridiculously awesome prize. If you make it to the finals, your photo & story will be judged by our panel of participating photographers based on personality and style. Whether you’re dating, engaged, or married you are eligible to enter!
* Both individuals must be 18 or older to enter.
* No professional photos may be submitted
* Photo must have been taken in the last 6 months
* Photos will be accepted starting now (Sept. 6, 2011) and through Sept 15, 2011)
* Only photos e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line ‘SIMPLY YOURS’ during the previously mentioned dates/times will be accepted. Include your names in the e-mail (first names & story of why you want to win will be posted for viewing in the Facebook album), as well as your name and contact information
* You will have multiple cameras in your face the day of the shoot, so you probably shouldn’t be camera shy! :)
* You MUST be available to be inCaldwell (we’ll be shooting at an orchard) on Sept. 30th at4:45pm SHARP to begin make-up application to be eligible to win. You MUST be able to commit to that day! NO substitutions will be made! We’re making this a big event and it would break everyone’s heart if you wound up not being able to come that day and had to bow out.
HOW PHOTOS WILL BE JUDGED
* All entries will be uploaded into an album titled “Simply Yours” Giveaway by Ali Smith Photography no later than Sunday, Sept. 11th 2011, on the Ali Smith Photography Facebook page
* To vote for a photo you MUST first be a ‘liker’ of the Ali Smith Photography Facebook page
* Click ‘like’ for the photo you are voting for in the Ali Smith Photography album labeled “Simply Yours Giveaway” then go get all of your friends and family to come vote, too (Don’t forget to remind them that they must first “like” the Ali Smith Photography” page or Facebook won’t let them “like” your photo)!
* The two couples with the most ‘likes’ will move into the final round! Comments permitted, but WILL NOT count towards the total number of votes.
* Ali Smith Photography will verify that all ‘likes’ of the winning photo come from Ali Smith Photography Facebook fans, ‘likes’ from non-fans will not be counted.
* Voting will close Saturday, Sept. 17th at 9pm.
* Official winner will be notified and announced no later thanMonday, Sept. 19, 2011
THE WINNER WILL RECEIVE
* The two couples that are chosen by our panel of photographers receive a free session with Ali Smith Photography & the other participating photographers, free professional make-up, and one (1) full-resolution digital file from each photographer
THE FINE PRINT
* Winner must be willing to sign a model release
* You MUST be available on the evening of September 30th, 2011 at 4:45 sharp to begin make-up application. No substitutions will be made. If you find out you cannot make it at that time, please let us know as soon as possible so a runner-up can be chosen.
* Prize retail value can not be altered or changed in any way, and not redeemable for cash
* Additional prints will be available for purchase at retail prices from individual participating photographers.
Please post any questions you have on this blog post as a comment, on the Ali Smith Photography Facebook wall, or email me at email@example.com and I will be happy to answer them. I look forward to seeing your entries! Be sure to become a “liker” on Facebook to receive news, updates, and reminders about the contest!
*This promotion is in no way sponsored, administered, or endorsed by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Ali Smith Photography and not Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for entry into this contest.