MCMP Season II Competition is Closed. What's different a) New categories — School Students, College Students & Open Category launched. b) New themes every month. c) More than 20 awards every month. — Important: This Competition will close on July 31st, 2018. — For latest updates, visit our Facebook Page — For tips on Photography, join our Facebook Group — To check Monthly Leaders, visit here & to check Weekly Leaders, visit here
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There are three (3) categories and there's a single theme every month
  • School Students: This includes students studying in school/inter-college upto Class 12 or equivalent as in 2018-2019
  • College Students: This includes students studying in colleges for graduation, post-graduation or other higher studies 
  • Open Category: This includes people who have completed education. School and College students should not participate in this category
 
All the three (3) categories will have same theme every month. The theme for next few months is as follows:
  • June 2018: Beauty of Mother Nature
  • July 2018: A Glimpse of Animal's Innocence
  • August 2018: Glory of India's Monuments

Description

If you are confused what photo should you upload? See the following descriptions to help you upload the photos!

  • Beauty of Mother Nature (June 2018)

    The beauty of Mother Nature can smell as sweet as the sweetest rose in the world, can sing as a cuckoo in your backyard, can be warm as a gentle wave on a warm sunny afternoon. Now, this may be difficult to capture with your lenses but we think it's not impossible. Get creative and share your best pictures that helps viewers to appreciate your version of Mother Nature's beauty.

  • A Glimpse of Animal's Innocence (July 2018)

    Someone said, "Animals are such agreeable friends - they don't ask questions and they pass no criticisms." If you are tired of chasing squirrel, we don't mind you sharing a pic of an innocent elephant. Capture the soul of an animal through your camera and share with your friends. 

  • Glory of India's Monuments (August 2018)

    It’s amazing how India displays an amalgamation of tradition and culture in just about every place. Relive the heights of India's glory by clicking photographs of India's monuments. This may include majestic pavilions, beautiful minarets, inspiring forts, etc. 

 
  • You can log in using your Google or FB id. 
  • After logging in complete your profile according to the category in which you want to participate.
  • Go to Upload Photo.
  • Click on 'Add More' button to upload your photograph according to the theme of the month.
  • The contest is open to all.
  • School students require the permission of a parent or guardian. By entering the contest, it is assumed that entrants have obtained the permission of a parent or guardian.
Participants can submit up to three (3) photographs per month. Each month the theme will change and the participant can upload new photographs as the month changes. There may be some special occasions when the participant may be allowed to upload more than 3 photographs in a month.
 

What we want

  • Photos that inspire others to look at and appreciate the world around them.
  • Photo should be an original work by the person entering it. All parts of the photo must be taken by you.
  • Each photo submitted can be .png, .jpeg, .gif or .jpg.
  • They must also be under 10MB in size.

 

What we don’t want

  • Late entries, once the competition is closed we will not accept photographs.
  • Photographs which have embedded text, borders or are locked will not be accepted.
  • Submissions that have won other photography competitions are also not allowed.
  • Photos submitted can have only basic editing. No cloning or major editing are allowed. In case of doubt, the judge might request original files.

DISCLAIMERS

You will retain all rights to any photograph you submit -- including ownership if applicable. If you submit a photograph to enter the Photo Contest, you grant Olympiad Success & Loyalty Square a royalty-free, non-exclusive right during and after the Photo Contest to:

  • Display the photograph on the Photo Contest submission website (http://www.olympiadsuccess.com/my-click-my-pick)
  • Allow third-parties to share the photograph on social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest.
  • If your photograph is formally honored by the competition as a winner or an honorable mention, you grant Olympiad Success & Loyalty Square, a royalty-free, non-exclusive right, in perpetuity, to:
  • Use the photograph in promotion of our products & services.
  • Use the photograph in Olympiad Success’ internal and external communications materials including but not limited to websites and web publications, fact sheets, fundraising publications, advertising, multimedia, presentation and membership services, annual report and Olympiad Success magazine.
  • Provide your photograph to other individuals and organizations for Promotion-related use in news stories, newsletters, reports, slide shows, displays, web pages, videos, membership premiums, and the like.
  • Use, in connection with the Photo Contest, your name, class, school, college, photography club, photo, city, state and country of residence in promotions and other publications.
  • Retain a digital copy of your photograph that will be archived in the Olympiad Success photo library and accessible to Olympiad Success staff via the Olympiad Success internal archive.  

GENERAL CONDITIONS

In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Photo Contest is impaired in any way, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either: (a) suspend the Photo Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Photo Contest; or (b) award the prize(s) from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify and seek damages from any individual who tampers with the operation of the Photo Contest, violates these Official Rules, or acts in a disruptive or unsportsmanlike manner. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Proof of sending any communication to Sponsor by mail shall not be deemed proof of receipt of that communication by Sponsor. In the event of a dispute as to the owner of an online entry, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to enter will be deemed to be the owner. The Photo Contest is subject to city, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.

RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

By entering, you agree to release and hold harmless Sponsors, their respective parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Photo Contest or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to:

  • Unauthorized human intervention in the Photo Contest
  • Technical errors
  • Printing errors
  • Late or Undelivered mail
  • Errors in the administration of the Photo Contest
  • Injury or damage to persons or property. You waive the right to claim any attorney’s fees and any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.

E-SUPPORTER

When you enter, you will automatically become an e-supporter of Olympiad Success. This includes special event invitations, digital messages and a monthly e-newsletter.

PRIVACY AND PUBLICITY

Any information you submit as part of the Photo Contest will be used in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy. The information you provide when you enter is provided to Sponsor, not to Facebook. Except where prohibited, you consent to Sponsor’s use of your name in any list of winners (if applicable) and for promotional purposes in any media without further payment or consideration.

DISPUTES

You agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Photo Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in India. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Photo Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of India, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of India or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than India.

 

Questions and inquiries about contest rules can be emailed to info@olympiadsuccess.com.
*Prizes and rewards are subject to change without notice and cannot be exchanged, transferred or redeemed for cash.