Terms and Conditions

Terms & Conditions

  1. By registering as a participant on thebirdday.com you agree to the following terms and conditions:
  • You must be at least 18 years of age to register as a participant and if you are under 12-18 years of age you confirm you have obtained the consent of your parent/guardian.
  • Provide us with complete and accurate registration information.
  • Ensure your use of the Website Service is in accordance with these Terms and any Applicable Laws.
  • You allow thebirdday.com to use the information you provide as outlined in our privacy policy.
  • Please do not post any photographs or content that are obscene, vulgar, hateful, threatening, discriminatory, or which otherwise violate any local or international laws.
  1. Thebirdday.com service is for your own personal use. It must not be used for any commercial illegal or unauthorized purpose whatsoever. When using thebirdday.com you must comply with all applicable laws relating to online conduct including without limitation content which can be posted online and with any applicable international laws, including the local laws in your country of residence
  2. We may terminate your account with us for any or no reason, at any time, with or without notice and without liability.
  3. Participants must not register multiple accounts, and in doing so it can lead to all your accounts being deleted.
  4. Thebirdday.com reserves the right to cancel or amend the contest or the terms at any time without prior notice. It is your responsibility to ensure you stay informed and up to date with our terms so you are advised to read this page before entering this and or future contests. By entering our exhibition cum contest you are deemed to have read and agreed with these terms
  5. By submitting photos to thebirdday.com exhibition Cum Contest you confirm that for each photo submitted:
  • You are the only author of your work and that it is your original work
  • You are the sole copyright holder
  • You have not licensed any rights in the work that will conflict with the usage rights required by thebirdday.com
  • You have the permission of any persons in the work, or if they are under 18, the consent of their parent or guardian to grant the usage rights required by thebirdday.com
  • You have permission from the owners of property shown in the work to grant the usage rights required by thebirdday.com
  • That it does not include trademarks, contract rights, or any other intellectual property rights of any other third person or entity.
  • You will be responsible for any claim made by any third party in respect of Your entry and to fully indemnify thebirdday.com and its sponsors in respect of all royalties, fees and any other monies owing to any person or entity by reason of Your breaching any of the foregoing.
  1. Thebirdday.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entry that does not comply with any of the above, even after the entry is submitted on the competition website.

Usage Rights & Copyright:

  1. By entering, the photographer declares being the sole author of the submitted image and fully agrees to the competition rules.
  2. By entering this contest you agree that any winning or short-listed/finalist images you submit may be used by thebirdday.com solely for marketing and promotional purposes of this contest or future contests and no other purpose, these uses include; displaying the entries on the contest website, promotion of the contests and the photographers, cropping and re-sizing the image as necessary to fit pre-defined formats for the competition.
  3. You hereby grant thebirdday.com a non-exclusive, irrevocable license in each Entry for the uses described above for 1 year following the date of announcement of the winner, thereafter the image may be used for archival purposes on thebirdday.com.
  4. You acknowledge your responsibility for protecting your entry against image misuse by third parties, by, but not limited to, the insertion of a watermark, retaining EXIF data. thebirdday.com and its sponsors can assume no responsibility and are not liable for any image misuse.
  5. Should any image uses beyond those needed for the contest arise you will be contacted and given the opportunity to negotiate any such usage with the parties concerned independently of the contest.