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Impressions of Kiev Photo Contest

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Impressions of Kiev Photo Contest

Quick Rules:

1.  Email with a large format of your image, plus your contact details, location, and photo description, including your Twitter account name.

2.  You may submit up to 3 images that represent the beautiful city of Kiev.

3.  Promote your image!


Determining Winners and Prizes:

The top three (3) winners will be chosen by the most "likes" and "re-pins" on Pinterest.  Your image will become one of our visuals for the 64th World Newspaper Congress and World Editors Forum in Kiev, Ukraine. The congress brings together the world's leading publishers, chief editors and other senior newspaper executives. 1,000 top executives from around the world will meet at this unique summit of the publishing industry.

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Official Rules:

1. Enter Online. Deadlines:

Entries must be submitted by emailing a large formatted photo to We cannot accept submissions via wall post or private message on Facebook or Twitter. Online entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of sweepstakes registration. To be eligible for the Impressions of Kiev Promotion, online entries must be received on or before 23:59 p.m. C.E.T., July 7th, 2012. You may enter at any time during the Impressions of Kiev Promotion; however, any entries after the deadline, held at 23:59 p.m. C.E.T., July 7th, 2012 will be ineligible. Entries must provide all requested information in order to be considered. 3 entries per person. WAN-IFRA will not share email addresses with any other entities.  Email entries must state name, contact information, location and description of photo.

2. Eligibility.

The promotion is open to all individuals worldwide, except employees, directors, officers, agents, contractors, and their immediate families and household members, of WAN-IFRA and subsidiaries, are not eligible to participate or win any prizes. AGE REQUIREMENTS: (1) Entrant making the submission must be eighteen (18) or older as of the sweepstakes start date to be eligible to participate.

3. Selection of Winners and Notification.

Three (3) winners will be chosen. The winner will be selected on or about July 12, 2012 by the Entry withe the most Pinterest "likes" and "re-pins" from among all eligible entries received. The odds of winning each prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. The winner will be notified by e-mail and Twitter. The prize will be forfeited and an alternate Winner may be selected if a Winner cannot be notified, fails to respond to notification within seven (7) business days, is ineligible, or fails to timely return the completed and executed declaration and releases as required.


5. Prizes.

The Winner will have their image used as a visual to promote our 64th World Newspaper Congress and 19th World Editors Forum, either in print or social media. Prize components are not exchangeable, transferable or redeemable for cash. The Winner will be credited in future mailings for images uploaded.

8. Interpretation of Rules.

WAN-IFRA is the sole interpreter of the Rules. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Rules and that the decisions of WAN-IFRA are final. All entries become shared rights between the Contestant and of WAN-IFRA until July 12, 2013. WAN-IFRA has full discretion to use the image on social media platforms and for promotional materials. In its sole discretion, WAN-IFRA may cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend all or part of this promotion should any virus, bug, non-authorized intervention or other cause beyond WAN-IFRA's control, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the promotion. In such cases, and at its option and in its sole discretion. WAN-IFRA may disqualify any individual that WAN-IFRA reasonably believes in its discretion to have tampered with the entry process or with the operation of the promotion, or who is found to be acting in violation of these Official Rules.

9. Applicable law.

Sweepstakes are subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited, taxed, or restricted by law.

10. List of Winners.

After the sweepstakes has concluded you may obtain the name(s) of Winner(s) at the www.wan-ifra/kiev2012 blog.

11. Sponsor

WAN-IFRA. Send any communications regarding this promotion to,


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2012-06-25 12:27

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