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  • 2017 Photography Competition

    We’re looking for the best shot of 2017! Theme your photo on the following:

    Capture one of our steam trains steaming away, or a diesel train in action, at the station, at the summit, or up on the mountain, capturing the beautiful Snowdonia landscape. Or a photo of Hafod Eryri, Snowdon summit’s visitor centre, which features the view from the summit.

    Prizes
    1st Prize
    Two adult gift vouchers for return travel on our Heritage Steam Experience, plus one night dinner, bed and breakfast in the Royal Victoria Hotel, Llanberis.
     
    2nd Prize
    Two adult gift vouchers for return travel on our Heritage Steam Experience.
     
    3rd Prize
    Two adult gift vouchers for return travel on our Traditional Diesel Service.
     
    To Enter:
    Upload your photo (which must be at least 1Mb in size) along with a brief description, your name, phone number, email address, and the date the photo was taken.

    Full Terms and Conditions can be viewed at the bottom of this page.

    Closing date: 31st August 2017.

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    Preferred 900px x 600px

    Snowdon Mountain Railway reserves the right to cancel or amend the Competition or the Rules and terms at any time without prior notice. 

    By entering the competition you hereby accept the Terms and Conditions of the competition rules listed below.


    General
    •    The competition opens on 18th May 2017 and finishes on 31st August 2017.
    •    The overall winner’s name will be published on Snowdon Mountain Railway’s website and social media channels.
    •    The competition is open to all amateur photographers. 
    •    Young people (under the age of eighteen) will need to submit parent’s or legal guardian’s consent to participate in the competition.

     

    Entry
    •    Entry for the Photographic Competition will be done via the Snowdon Mountain Railway website.
    •    All entries must be submitted with a brief description, your name, phone number, email address, and the date the photo was taken.
    •    No entry is to have been previously used in a competition.
    •    Entrants must be the sole owner of the photograph submitted.
    •    All entrants will receive an automated email acknowledging their submissions.

     

    Photographs
    •    You must confirm on your entry that any person shown (in a close up nature) on your photograph has granted permission to be portrayed as shown.
    •    Entries must not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, contract rights or any other intellectual property rights of any third person or entity, or violate any person’s rights of privacy or publicity.
    •    Photographs submitted must be a minimum of 1MB in size (max 5MB), and may be used by Snowdon Mountain Railway for marketing and promotional purposes in perpetuity, without payment or credit to the photographer.


    Judging
    •    The final judging will be undertaken by Snowdon Mountain Railway's marketing department.
    •    The judge’s decision is final and they will not enter in to communication relating to entries.

     

    Prizes
    •    The winner will be notified and announced at the beginning of September 2017.
    •    1st Prize: Two adult gift vouchers for return travel on our Heritage Steam Experience.
    One night dinner, bed and breakfast in the Royal Victoria Hotel, Llanberis (to be redeemed by 30th September 2018). Includes one Classic Twin or Double room for two people, a three course dinner from an inclusive menu (no alcohol or drinks are included) and breakfast.
    •    2nd Prize: Two adult gift vouchers for return travel on our Heritage Steam Experience.
    •    3rd Prize: Two adult gift vouchers for return travel on our Traditional Diesel Service.

    None of the prizes described above can be transferred of exchanged for cash equivalent.


    Copyrights 
    •    Entrants retain copyright over their own photograph. By submitting a photograph to this competition, entrants are granting permission for Snowdon Mountain Railway to use and reproduce photographs for marketing and promotional purposes in perpetuity, without payment or credit to the photographer.
    •    The entrant agrees to participate in related publicity and to the use of their name and likeness for the purposes of marketing and publicity without compensation from Snowdon Mountain Railway.

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