2017-2018 FIRST NYC INSTAGRAM PHOTO CONTEST

NYC INSTAGRAM PHOTO CONTEST

Share your best photos from the FTC Relic Recovery or FRC PowerUp Season season for a chance to win prizes and have your work featured on the FIRST New York City website!

  • Enter by following @nycfirstrobotics on Instagram and submitting your photos with #FTCNYC2018 or #FRCNYC2018.

  • The winners with the most liked photos will receive special prizes at either the FTC NYC Championship on February 25th 2018 or the FRC NYC Regional at the Armory on April 8th 2018

  • All entries must be submitted and received by February 24th at 5:00pm for FTC and by April 7, 2018 for FRC at 5:00 pm.

 

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

HOW TO ENTER
  • Follow @nycfirstrobotics on Instagram

  • All entries must be submitted on Instagram with the hashtag #FTCNYC2018 or #FRCNYC2018

  • All entries must be submitted and received by February 24th at 5:00pm for FTC and by April 7, 2018 for FRC at 5:00 pm.

  • By submitting photos, photographers grant FIRST NYC  the right to use their photo for any and all purposes.

  • Winners will be selected by total number of likes. In case of a tie, winners will be selected by FIRST NYC Program committee members. The winners will be  announced at the respective Championship

  • Teams/Photographers may enter as many photos as they wish.

  • Photos must be submitted by the photographer who took them.

CONTENT GUIDELINES
  • Filters and other editing tools available on your mobile phone may be used. Minor burning, dodging and/or color correction is acceptable. Hand tinting is acceptable, as is cropping. Any changes to the original Photograph not itemized here are unacceptable and will render the Photograph ineligible for a prize.

  • Obscene, provocative, or otherwise objectionable content will not be considered and disqualified, and such determination is solely at the discretion of FIRST NYC.

  • Photos that do not comply with FIRST NYC mission and goals will not be considered and disqualified.

 
ELIGIBILITY
  • Open to FTC and FRC NYC participants for the relevant # only.

  • Photograph must be from the Relic Recovery or PowerUp season.

  • Participant must have signed a FIRST Consent form.

 
VOTING
  • Voting will be done by fans.

  • In the case of a tie, FIRST NYC may select final winners.

 
PRIZES
  • The winners with the most liked photos will receive special prizes at either the FTC NYC Championship on February 25th 2018 or the FRC NYC Regional at the Armory on April 8th 2018. The prize will include $150 CustomInk Vouchers, FIRST Swag and other goodies!

  • If the winner is not in attendance, the prize will be mailed. Work and winners may be featured on FIRST NYC website.

 

ADDITIONAL CLARIFICATION

  • Participation is not a consideration for any other awards.

  • Photograph may be compressed to a smaller size for viewing and voting on Instagram; winner(s) may be asked to send digital file.

  • Though you retain copyright in each image submitted, the digital image file(s) submitted will not be returned or acknowledged.

  • Photograph may be used for promotional purposes in FIRST NYC media.

  • Contact media@nycfirst.org with any questions.

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