These terms and conditions govern the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis Photography Competition 2022. The competition organisers are Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis. By accepting the Terms & Conditions of the competition and subsequently submitting your images, you have entered into an agreement with the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis.
The organisers reserve the right to modify these terms and conditions without notice.
Prize Terms and Conditions
Your entry must be submitted digitally via the process outlined on our webpage https://zqcollection.com/competition. No other forms of entry will be accepted.
By submitting images to the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis Competition, each entrant confirms and warrants that:
How to Enter
1. Follow @zambeziqueencollection and @mantiscollection on Instagram
2. Post your favourite photos or videos from your stay with the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis
3. Use the hashtag #travelwithZQC and tag both @zambeziqueencollection and @mantiscollection
What to Enter
Entries must not have been a ‘winner’ in any other photographic competition.
Entrants can submit multiple photographs from any of their stays with the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis.
An image will be rejected if it appears to have been taken in such a way that wildlife law or animal welfare requirements may have been breached or it has been otherwise taken in an irresponsible way.
Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis reserves the right to remove or refuse any entries from the competition for any reason.
A panel of Judges will select images based upon technical skill, diversity, originality and creativity of composition. Judging will be made up of selected Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis staff and Andrew Morgan of Andrew Morgan Photography.
Digital adjustments are acceptable; however, the way in which any digital enhancement or editing has been used will be taken into account when judging the entry. Cropping is allowed.
The decision of the organisers is final and no correspondence will be entered into concerning the competition’s judging and organisation.
Announcement of Winners
Submissions will be accepted between 1 April and 31 November 2022. Voting for the top 6 photos, as chosen by Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis will commence on 1 May 2022, and a finalist will be announced each month up until 31 November 2022. The grand prize winner will be announced in December 2022.
By entering the competition, you grant the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis a non-exclusive, irrevocable licence to reproduce, enlarge, publish or exhibit, on any media, the images for any purpose to further its aims and objectives. More specifically to use:
We will keep your details on our secure database to enable us to use your images (see usage rights) send you information about the annual photography competition and other information about the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis. We value your support and do not pass on information about you to any group or individual outside the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis
Indemnity and Limitation of Liability
To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis excludes its liability for any loss, damage, injury, cost or expense suffered by you, whether directly or indirectly and howsoever caused, in connection with the competition and use of any prize.
You agree to indemnify the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis against any loss, damage, injury, cost or expense suffered by the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis as a result of your entry in the competition, including (but not limited to) any claim of infringement of intellectual property rights made by any third party.
The information given in these Terms & Conditions is correct, but the Zambezi Queen Collection by Mantis reserves the right to change any of it without prior notice. By entering the competition, entrants will be deemed to have agreed to be bound by these Terms & Conditions. Any breach of these Terms by an entrant will void their entry. If a breach has occurred but is discovered after the award of a prize, then the organisers may require the return of that prize.
You agree that if you are a winner you will take part in and cooperate fully with reasonable publicity and to the use of your name and photograph in such publicity, for example, the publication of photograph(s) with your name on our social channels and email communications.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with South African Law and will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of South African courts.