Thursday, February 5, 2015

Press Release: New Bastogne Signal Photo Contest

Rules for Entry:
Take up to two(2) photographs, in which the subject is WW2 in Second LIfe featuring military and civilian life during wartime (see below for content qualifications). There is no registration fee and it is open to all who wish to participate, roleplayers and visitors. Organisation and sponsors can not participate in contest but they're free to expose their work. The top three photos will win a prize and will be selected the best military and the best civilian photo ! (see below for prize details)

- 1st prize: 1000 $L one Kfz 72 from Vehicle Depot and one uniform from Sunshine's Tailoring
- 2nd prize: 300 $L one Kfz 72 from Vehicle Depot and one uniform from Sunshine's Tailoring
- 3rd prize: Kfz 72 from Vehicle Depot and one uniform from Sunshine's Tailoring
- Best military Photo: 300 L$
- Best Civilian Photo: 300 L$

Rules for selection:
Winners will be selected by three judges, selected from among the Propagandakompanie, who will not participate in the contest to help select the best photos from the entries. They will be looking for the top three photos from all the participants. Only one photo from each creator will be eligible to be in the top three, giving everyone two chances to win!

- 1st. The picture must be entirely original and not a photo of other person's works (no plagiarism).
- 2nd. Photographs are to be sent privately and not to be displayed (described, shown, given out) BY THE CREATOR before the contest results are announced. (discovered violations will lead to disqualification)
- 3rd. You are on the honor system and expected to act and behave respectfully to everyone involved.

Submission Dates:
- February 4th to February 14th

Judging will be held from:
- February 15th to February 16th

Photo Exhibition
- February 15th to February 28th in Homely Isle

Content Qualifications:
• Photos must feature daily life in wartime, civilian or military.

• Photographs will not be accepted after the February 14th at 12:00 PM SLT.

• All entries must be sent t to Emil Hansen (Emil.byron) inworld or by Facebook on private message in Signal's page (

• Only photos submitted with FULL PERMISSIONS (Copy, Modify, and Transfer) will be considered.

Further rules and exceptions include but are not limited to the following:

All photos submitted to the contest become the property of the New Bastogne System management to be used at their own discretion. Creators and participants of all photographs agree not to claim copyright or creative licenses of any kind of any photos submitted.

Participation in this competition implies acceptance of these rules. Before submitting any questions about the contest, one ought to refer to this rule sheet first.

If a problem arises that is not addressed in this notecard, it will be brought to the attention of the management and dealt with in a swift and just fashion.

Emil Hansen, Propagandakompanie

This contest is supported by: **New Bastogne System, WW2 Players group, Sunshine Tailoring, Vehicle Depot and Signal.**

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