BEST MOMMY LIFE PHOTO CONTEST RULES
Welcome to the Best Mommy Life Photo Contest Rules!
We hope everyone will take a moment to read these rules and ask any questions you may have concerning our photo contest. Before you can submit your entries to the contest you must agree to these rules.
If you should have any questions or concerns please feel free to e-mail us at:
We will respond promptly to all questions submitted to us!
Please read these rules (Terms Of Service) before submitting your photo(s) to the Best Mommy Life Photo Contest. These are General Rules governing all contests hosted by Best Mommy Life unless otherwise stated. By participating in the contests, you understand, acknowledge and unconditionally agree to abide by the following rules:
Photo Submission Guidlines
1. The contests are open for online submissions only, through the contest page available at http://www.bestmommylife.com/photocontest
2. Submissions will not be accepted once the deadline lapses. There is a count down timer for submissions on the official photo contest page.
3. Photos submitted must be at least 640 pixels on the shorter side, and no more than 2000 pixels on the longer side. Images should be no larger than 2MB. Photos must be in JPEG format.
4. You may submit as many entries per contest as you wish, unless specifically mentioned otherwise. However, you will be able to upload only one image at a time using the websites upload function.
5. We do not require a unique title & description for each image submitted but we highly suggest it.
6. The same photo can be submitted for more than one contest. Photos that have won previous awards, including Best Mommy Life prior contests, may be submitted again, unless otherwise stated.
7. All submitted photos must contain the original EXIF metadata information. However there must be no border(s), logo(s), copyright marks, identifying marks, or any other visible references and/or marks on the image.
8. Basic editing, including color enhancement, the use of filters, and cropping of the Photo(s) is acceptable, provided any such editing does not affect the authenticity and/or genuineness of the Photo(s).
9. Advanced editing used to create illusions, deceptions and/or manipulations, and the adding and removing of significant elements within the frame is prohibited.
10. Every image uploaded is subject to a moderation process before it becomes visible on the contest page. Best Mommy Life reserves the right to assess and disregard any submitted photo at our discretion.
11. Photos that portray or otherwise include inappropriate and/or offensive content, including provocative nudity, violence, human rights and/or environmental violation, and/or any other contents deemed to be contrary to the law, religious, cultural & moral traditions and practices so governed by law or the standards of the Best Mommy Life Community, are strictly prohibited and will be immediately discarded.
12. A participant who submits any such photos may be permanently banned, subject to Best Mommy Life’s discretion, from participating in any future contests.
Photo Judging And Choosing Winners
1. Best Mommy Life will choose five finalist once the submission deadline is reached. Those five finalists will move on to the voting round in the final week of the month.
2. Voting will be open to everyone in the Best Mommy Life Community as well as all visitors. We encourage you to send your family and friends to vote for your favorite entry!
3. The decision of the Best Mommy Life Community in the voting poll will be final. The community will choose the winners every month.
4. Best Mommy Life reserves the right to call for original JPEG or RAW files with unchanged EXIF for the purpose of authentication. An image maybe disregarded and any contest prize forfeited if this information cannot be provided.
5. Voting will be open for 7 days (one week) from the point that submissions are closed. This time frame will remain constant for all Best Mommy Life Photo Contests.
6. Each person may vote one (1) time every day for a total of seven votes during the voting period. We encourage you to check back often to see how voting is going.
7. You may use multiple devices / accounts to vote multiple times daily as long as they are connecting from a different IP address. This makes it fair for multiple people in the same household to cast their individual votes.
Contest Prize Information
1. Prizes will be shipped no later than 3 days after the contest ends. Winners from outside the United States may experience a larger delay in arrival of contest prize. All shipping costs will be covered by Best Mommy Life.
2. Any state/ provincial/ territorial, and/or local taxes, fees and surcharges and taxes (whether foreign or domestic, and including income tax) on any prize that may be awarded to you under the contest will be solely paid by you. Best Mommy Life does not assume responsibility for any laws governing your specific area on contest winnings.
3. Contest Winners have three (3) business days to respond to the confirmation e-mail sent after voting ends. If winner does not respond within three (3) business days then contest winning become forfeit and will be awarded to the next in line to receive the prize.
4. Best Mommy Life reserves the right to refuse payout of contest winnings if confirmation cannot be made of photo contest submissions authenticity, vote tampering, or other unethical behavior.
5. Contest Prizes will always be listed on the official contest page available at https://www.bestmommylife.com/photocontest
Intellectual Property Rights And Disclaimer
1. Submitted photos must be original, created and/or taken by the contestant. It must not contain any materials owned or controlled by a third party, must not infringe on any copyright, trademark, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity.
2. Best Mommy Life respects photographers’ copyrights and copyrights shall remain vested with the creator of the image. Upon making the submission, you grant Best Mommy Life, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty free, sub-licensable right and license to use, publish, reproduce, display, perform, adapt, create derivative works, distribute, have distributed, print, in whole or in part, in any form, in all media forms now or hereafter known, to promote the contest, image, the photographer or for editorial or educative use.
3. The Photographer will be credited wherever the image is used.
1. You hereby hold harmless, release, indemnify and discharge Best Mommy Life and its partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, agents and their employees, officers and representatives from all liability, claims, judgments, demands, controversies, agreements, damages, actions and causes of action whatsoever, arising out of or related in any way to the contest or the conduct of the contest and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded, whether in law or in equity, no matter what the cause or nature, and You further waive any claims that you may state or assert against Best Mommy Life in association with the contest or any of its associated activities, or in any way related to or resulting from the contest even if such injury or claims results from or is caused by the negligence or gross negligence of Best mommy Life, in whole or in part, due to human error or otherwise. You further agree to indemnify and hold harmless Best Mommy Life from any claim arising out of your participation in the contest including, without limitation, all claims brought or asserted by any third party as a result of any injury or loss that You or they may sustain in any way associated with your participation in the contest.
2. Under no circumstance will Best Mommy Life be liable for any:
a) lost, late, misdirected, stolen, illegible or incomplete submissions
b) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, submitted photo(s);
c) problems, failures or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, providers, computer equipment, software, email, players or browsers, on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, at any website, or on account of any combination of the foregoing;
d) incorrect or inaccurate information, caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of the Photos and/or the Submissions; and/or
e) injury or damage to any Participant or to any computer related to, resulting from or in connection with the Contest.
3. If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as anticipated, due to computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Best Mommy Life, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the contest, Best Mommy Life reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest as deemed appropriate, disqualify any participant, and/or select winners from all eligible photos submitted prior to the termination, cancellation, modification or suspension. Best Mommy Life reserves the right to correct any typo-graphical, printing, computer programming or operating errors at any time.
The Contest, your submission(s) and the rules (terms of service) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with laws of the United States of America. Any aspects or disputes arising out of or in connection with the contest and/or your submission(s) will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the United States of America.