As promised, albeit two months later than anticipated, we are announcing the start of our Second Annual Photo Contest. The 2010 contest begins July 25 and runs through September 30. Photo entries will be posted to the Good Medicine Lodge Facebook Page 2010 Photo Contest Album. All the information needed for entering or voting is contained here:
Second Annual Good Medicine Lodge Photo Contest
2010 Theme: Celebrating Glacier National Park’s Centennial Year
How to Enter
Read the Photo Contest Rules (below).
Enter up to three photos, one photo per email.
The contest opens July 25, 2010 and closes September 30, 2010
In your email, include the following (in addition to your photo!):
Approximate date photo was taken:
Location (in Glacier National Park) photo was taken:
Name of attached file:
Title of photo (optional):
This statement: "I, (your name), certify I am the photographer of the attached photo; I have read and agree to the Photo Contest Rules."
Good Medicine Lodge will post your photo(s) to the 2010 Photo Contest Album within 24 hours of receiving a complete entry. As soon as your photo is posted, it is available to start collecting votes.
Become a Fan of Good Medicine Lodge, if you're not one already.
View the 2010 Photo Contest Album.
To vote for a photo, click to enlarge it; then click on the "Like" button.
Photo Contest Grand Prize
The winner of the contest receives a Good Medicine Lodge Gift Certificate, valid for one night accommodation and breakfast for two at Good Medicine Lodge plus one dozen Good Medicine Lodge Montana Sized Cookies.
Voters Random Draw Prize
One Fan/Voter, selected by a drawing, will receive a Gift Certificate valid for one night accommodation and breakfast for two people at Good Medicine Lodge.
Photo Contest Rules: Photos should fit the theme of the contest (taken in Glacier National Park)
- The contest is open to any one who is or has been a registered guest Good Medicine Lodge who is 18 years of age or older. GML staff, owners and their immediate families are not eligible to win.
- The contest runs from July 25, 2010 until September 30, 2010. Submit photos by midnight MDT September 30, 2010 to be eligible. The winner will be announced on October 1, 2010 on the Good Medicine Lodge facebook page, blog and website, and will be notified by email or phone by October 5, 2010.
- Submit photos by email firstname.lastname@example.org. Entries will be posted to the 2010 Photo Contest Album.
- Only digital submissions will be accepted. Photos should be in JPG format and should not be any larger than 4mb each.
- The winner will be determined by popular vote. The photo with the most "Like's" as of midnight September 30, 2010, will be deemed the Prize Winner if all criteria, as outlined in the Contest Rules, are met. In the event of a tie for most "Like's" between one or more photos, the winner will be determined by a random drawing among those who are tied for the most "Like's".
- By submitting a photo to the contest, you certify that you are the photographer and sole copyright owner of the photo. You consent to and give Good Medicine Lodge the right to publish, display, post and otherwise use the photo for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes in any media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, including on the internet, without review, notification or approval, all without limitation or additional consideration, unless prohibited by law. You agree that the photo may be cropped, edited, electronically manipulated or otherwise altered, and that whether or how the photograph is used is entirely for Good Medicine Lodge to decide. You certify that any identifiable persons represented in the entry have given you permission for their likeness to be used for advertising, trade or publicity without consideration or further approval.
- This offer is void where prohibited by law.
- Good Medicine Lodge is not responsible for lost or misdirected entries, or for technical difficulties which may interfere with submissions and/or voting.
- Good Medicine Lodge reserves the right to post or remove all/any entries.
Voting and Random Draw Rules and Regulations
- Fans of the Good Medicine Lodge facebook page may vote for a photo by clicking on the "Like" associated with the photo. Each "Like" counts as one vote. Fans are welcome to comment on photos, but only a "Like" will count as a vote.
- Fans may vote for multiple photos. Each vote is counted towards a photo's tally. Each voting Fan is entered once into the random drawing, regardless of the number of votes they cast.
- Fans may vote for their own photo entries.
- One voting Fan will be randomly selected after the contest closes on September 30, 2010. The winner will be announced on or about October 1, 2010 on the Good Medicine Lodge facebook page, blog, website and will be notified via facebook.
- The Grand Prize Winner is not eligible to win the Random Draw Prize, nor are GML staff, owners or their immediate families. Winner must be 18 years of age or older to claim their prize.
*Gift Certificate is valid for one night accommodation and breakfast for up to two people at Good Medicine Lodge with choice of room being subject to availability. A minimum 2-night stay will be required for July and August or holiday weekends.There is no cash value. The gift certificates may be transferable with prior approval by GML owners.