2010 Photo Contest for 2011 Calendar
2010 Photo Contest for 2011 Calendar
The 2011 contest for the 2012 Calendar is on now - enter to win!
See the 2010 winners below:
The contest is an annual event, where you can showcase your best photos, and they can help inspire others to get on the road too. The new design for the website is coming along nicely, and we have a lot of new stuff in the works - one of them will be using the photos - they will appear randomly in the web pages, so everyone will get to enjoy almost ALL the photos submitted, not just the winners!
Other Winners (all winners share in the 2011 calendar profits)
First place NON V-Strom / KLR photo prize is generously donated by Touratech.de, the popular "Trackpicker Qstarz BT-Q 1000 X"! By simply pressing a button you can store your favourite places as waypoints!
(Winners responsible for any customs and duties payable. Touratech is awarded rights to use the Photo in promotion and advertising)."
First Place KLR or V-Strom photo wins a Progressive Suspension Makeover, approx value US$650, shipped to your door.
(Winners responsible for any customs and duties payable. Progressive Suspension is awarded rights to use the Photo in promotion and advertising)."
ALSO: The best 13 photos will be used in the calendar, and those photographers will share equally in half the proceeds. Winners will also get a free 2011 calendar, and 1 year Gold Member status on the HUBB! Your photos could also be in the "Achievable Dream" DVD series!
- Submit up to 6 photos, in high resolution jpg or tif format using the form below.
- Photos must clearly portray MOTORCYCLE Travel. The whole bike doesn't need to be in the picture, but it must be obvious that it's a motorcycle trip.
- Copyright remains with the photographer, but Horizons Unlimited (HU) requires the right to:
If you are NOT THE PHOTOGRAPHER - please don't submit it!
For the contest entry, you can send any file size from 800x600 up. We PREFER full 2300x1800+ pics ready to use.
BUT to be a winner, so we can publish the calendar, you must have available at least 2300x1800 (2272 x 1731 will BARELY do) pixel or greater files, at a high jpg quality. Either dimension or both can be larger!
PLEASE don't submit a photo if you don't have this resolution!
Photos will be printed at 8.5 x 11 inches (A4/letter).
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HUGE, 11.5 x 16.5 inches, beautifully printed in Germany on top quality stock! Photos are the winning images from over 600 entries in the 9th Annual HU Photo Contest!
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