Drillshot 2021

Discover the photographic side of the construction industry

Rules

1. PARTICIPANTS

Any person over 18 years of age and resident in Australia can participate in the contest, except for the members of the jury, employees, and direct family members of the organization organizing the contest, Drillfast.

2. THEME

The theme this year is CONSTRUCTION.

3. DELIVERABLES

Each participant can present a maximum of 3 photographs, these being original and unpublished and not having previously been presented in other contests, websites or any other digital or printed medium.

Participants are fully responsible for being the sole authors, that there are no rights to third parties, as well as for any claim for image rights over the works submitted to the contest.

The photographs may not be altered electronically or by any other means. Minimal corrections of colour and luminosity will be allowed, in case of doubt, Drillfast could ask the author for the Raw file for verification.

4. CONTEST MECHANICS

This contest will have the following 3 Phases:

Phase 1: In this phase, we will start receiving the photographs from the participants. We will select the pictures that successfully fulfill all the requirements asked for by in this contest.

The selection criteria of the photos will be: creativity, technical quality, and relativity to the theme. This will be only valid for phase 1.

Phase 2: All the pictures selected will be upload on Instagram and Facebook on the 6th of September 2021. We will still receive photos until the 1st of October 2021 and the selected photographs will be published weekly on a wednesday.

How to vote?

-On Facebook: Simply like the picture of your preference and you must like the Drillfast Fb page. We encourage the participants to share their photographs on their personal Facebook, but the likes must be done on the original post on the Drillfast Facebook. Only votes from the original post will be counted as valid.

-On Instagram: Simply like the picture of your preference and you must follow the Drillfast Instagram page. We encourage the participants to share their photographs on their personal Instagram stories.  Remember, only votes from the original post will be counted as valid.

Votes will finish on the 29th of October 2021 at 3:00 pm. Any other vote after that will not be counted. A software program will be used to count the votes on both platforms.

 The winner will be the photograph with the most votes (Total amount on both platforms)

Phase 3: The winners will be announced on the 1st of November 2021 after 3:00 pm on Facebook and Instagram. The winner will be contacted by email.

5. DEADLINES

Phase 1: We will be receiving the photographs from the 2nd of August 2021 to the 1st of October 2021. Works submitted after this date will not be accepted.

Phase 2: Votes will be from the 6th of September August 2021 to the 29th of October 2021.

Phase 3: The winner will be announced on the 1st of November 2021.

6. PRIZES

First Prize: 600 AUD

Second Prize: 300 AUD

Third Prize of 100 AUD

Each participant may not get more than one prize.

7. FORMAT

The photograph must have a minimum format of 25x35cm and a maximum of 40x50cm. The format of the image can be JPEG or PNG format, at a resolution of 300 dpi, and in RGB. Please also name your photograph with a creative title.

8. SEND

The photographs must be sent by e-mail to marketing@drillfast.com.au.

The following author information needs to be included in the e-mail:

E-mail subject: Drill Shot 2021_Name and surname of the participant.

E-mail Attachments: Photographs (do not forget to name them with a creative title)

E-mail content: Name, surname, Age, Suburb, phone number, and contact email).

9. COPYRIGHT

By participating in this competition, the author grants broadcasting rights to Drillfast. The author also consents to and acknowledges that Drillfast may utilise these photographs at a later date without reference to the author.

10. ACCEPTANCE OF THE RULES

Participation in this contest implies full acceptance of each and every one of these rules.