Canon UK and Ireland ‘hdbook’ Facebook and Twitter Competition

To celebrate Valentine's Day, we’re asking our Facebook and Twitter fans who inspired their love for photography for the chance to win a Canon hdbook.  

The Prize:

5 x 24 page A4 hdbook (300 x 210 mm) in the choice of luster or glossy photo paper finish (RRP £59.99)


How to enter - Facebook:

Under our Valentine’s Day (14th February) Facebook post, tell us who inspired your love for photography in the comments. Between both Facebook and Twitter, five winners will be randomly selected on the closing date (9am GMT, 16th February 2016)

How to enter - Twitter:

Tweet us between the 14th-16th February (closing time: GMT 9am) with the hashtag #Canonhdbook tell us who inspired your love for photography. Between both Facebook and Twitter, five winners will be randomly selected on the closing date (9am GMT, 16th February 2016).

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CanonUKLtd

Twitter: https://twitter.com/CanonUKandIE


Please see the Terms and Conditions below for more information. By entering this promotion you are confirming and agreeing to the Promotion’s Terms and Conditions (outlined below).  


TERMS AND CONDITIONS 

This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter.  Participants provide a complete release of Facebook or Twitter in relation to this competition. Entry to this promotion is conditional upon your acceptance of these terms and conditions. Please follow the directions set out below to ensure correct entry to the promotion. Prior to any award of a prize, winners may be required to reconfirm adherence to these terms. 

1. The Promoter: 

The Promoter is Canon (UK) Ltd of Woodhatch, Reigate, Surrey RH2 8BF. 

2. Entrants: 

2.1. Only open to residents in the UK, Ireland or Channel Islands aged 18 or over. 

2.2. Companies and other commercial entities are not eligible to participate. 

2.3. Persons affiliated with Canon or any Canon affiliate or Canon group company, including but not limited to Canon staff and their family members, may enter images but will not be entitled to win any prize. 

3. Entry Requirements: 

3.1. No purchase or entry fee is required to enter into this competition, however, all conditions below must be met in order to be eligible to win any prize. 

3.2. To be entered into the competition, Entrants must tell us ‘who inspired their love for photography’ during the Submissions Period during the term (see 3.5), on the following social media platforms: 

3.2.1. Facebook (by commenting on the relevant Canon UK Facebook post on Valentines Day -https://www.facebook.com/CanonUKLtd - during the submission period) 

3.2.2. Twitter (via their own Twitter profile) with #Canonhdbook applied 

3.3. Entrants must also like or follow the relevant Canon UK social media page of entry – either Facebook or Twitter (https://twitter.com/CanonUKandIE). 

3.4. The Competition shall be for the period between 14th February 2016 and 9am GMT 16th February 2016 (the "Term") 

3.5. Entrants can only win one of the five hdbooks – even if they submit more than one story. 

3.6. Comments/tweets may be submitted with images, however the images attached to the comment/tweet must be original, your own work and have not been previously published anywhere. 

3.7. By submitting your images along with your comment/tweet, you confirm they do not contain: 

3.8.1. Persons who have not given you the necessary permissions for the photograph to be used and published by Canon under the terms and conditions of the "License to use the Photographs" as mentioned below; or 

3.8.2.Works of art; unless you can demonstrate that you have been granted a license to have such works of art used and published by Canon under the terms and conditions of the License to use the Photographs mentioned below or 

3.8.3.Logos or brand names unless you can demonstrate that you have been granted a license to have such logo or brand names used and published by Canon under the terms and conditions of the License to use the Photographs mentioned below; or 

3.8.4.Images featuring nudity or anything which may be considered obscene, immoral or in any way inappropriate; or 

3.8.5.Anything that may infringe the rights of any third party; 

3.9. By entering images to the promotion you agree that your images may be displayed on the Canon website and the associated Canon sponsored image gallery. You also agree that Canon can use any image submitted during the Term of the promotion for the purposes of administering or promoting this promotion and any subsequent promotion e.g. via social media 

3.10. Entrants also agree to be contacted by Canon for the purposes of administrating the promotion or in the event that Canon wishes to discuss any other use of images submitted to the promotion. 

3.11. Canon reserves the right to disqualify incomplete or illegible entries or which do otherwise not meet the above requirements. 

4. Prize Winner Selection and Prize: 

4.1. Each of the winning images will be chosen at random. 

4.2. The prize for each of the five winners will be as follows: A 24 page, A4 Canon hdbook (300 x 210 mm) in the choice of luster or glossy photo paper finish (RRP £59.99) 

4.3. The winners will be contacted by their social media profile within 72 hours of the relevant Submission Period closing date and will be asked to confirm acceptance of their prize within 24 hours. 

4.4. Once accepted, Canon may then make prize announcements on Canon’s social media channels. Winners’ names will be available to the public for at least 2 months after the close of the promotion. 

4.5. Winners will have 24 hours to respond to the Canon contact. In the event that a chosen winner does not respond within the deadline, Canon reserves the right to revoke the prize and select another winner in its absolute discretion. 

4.6. Entrants who do not win will not be contacted. 

4.7. In the event the specified prize products are not available for any reason, Canon reserves the right to offer alternative prizes of equivalent or higher value at its absolute discretion and in no event will any cash alternative be offered. 

5. Data Protection: 

5.1. By providing us with your details for entry into this promotion, you are agreeing to receive emails from Canon and its affiliates unless you opt-out of such correspondence. Your information will be securely stored in accordance with legislation relating to Data Protection and Canon will not share your details with anyone other than as described herein. 

6. Miscellaneous 

6.1. This promotion is run by Canon. Accordingly Canon is responsible for the operation of and all matters and concerns relating to the promotion, all of whom shall not be responsible for or liable to entrants in any way whatsoever in connection with this promotion. 

6.2. Canon shall not be liable for any failure to fulfil this offer where such failure is caused by any supervening circumstances amounting to force majeure. Such circumstances shall include, but shall not be limited to, severe weather conditions, fire, flood, war, earthquake, riots, industrial dispute, terrorism, acts of God, or events that, without the fault of either party, render performance impossible or incapable of satisfactory execution. 

6.3. Canon accepts no responsibility for entries not received or received after the closing date of midnight GMT on 16th February 2016. 

6.4. Canon reserves the right to cancel or amend this promotion due to events or circumstances arising beyond its reasonable control. 

6.5. This promotion shall be governed by the laws of the England and Wales and Entrants agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.