Skygaze Astrophotography Contest
|1st Place||$100 gift card!|
|2nd place||1000 Skygaze Optics rewards points|
|3rd place||500 skygaze optics rewards points|
The following are basic rules governing all contests conducted by Skygaze Optics.
In the event that no other rules are published for a particular contest or promotion, the following rules will apply. In some instances, rules for individual contests and promotions may conflict with these rules in which case the individual contest rules will take precedence over the basic rules. All contests are void where prohibited by law.
Prize(s). The prize(s) that may be awarded to the eligible winner(s) are not transferable, redeemable for cash or exchangeable for any other prize. All prizes have no cash value and no warranty other than the benefits of membership in Explore Alliance. Participants must provide valid and accurate contact information. If a winner cannot be contacted or is disqualified for any reason, Skygaze Optics reserves the right to determine an alternate winner or not to award that winner’s prize, in its sole discretion.
Publicity; Use of Personal Information. By participating, where allowed by law, all participants and winner(s) grant Skygaze Optics exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices, videotape, and likenesses in connection with promotion of this and other contests and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use.
Disqualification; Fraud. Failure to comply with any published contest rules is grounds for immediate disqualification from the contest. Skygaze Optics reserves the right to disqualify any entry not conforming to the rules of the promotion at any time. Skygaze Optics and its contest and promotional partners assume no responsibility for entry fraud committed by any entrant. In the event it is determined that an ineligible entrant wins a prize, Skygaze Optics reserves all rights to the ownership and return of the prize and all costs associated with remedying any prize award to an ineligible entry or entrant.
Misinformation. Skygaze Optics is not responsible for undeliverable, lost, delayed, misdirected or misaddressed email or any other issues regarding the electronic delivery of the contest form. This includes, but is not limited to, the speed at which your email service routes email through the Internet. The sole determiner of eligibility for the final drawing will be the time the email is received in the specified email address’ in-box.
Conduct and Decisions. By participating in the contest, each participant and winner waives any and all claims of liability against Skygaze Optics, its employees and agents, the contest’s sponsors and their respective employees and agents, for any personal injury or loss which may occur from the conduct of, or participation in, the contest, or from the use of any prize. Acceptance of each prize will constitute a waiver of liability to Skygaze Optics.
Conduct and Decisions. By participating in the contest, participants agree to be bound by the decisions of Company personnel. Persons who violate any rule, gain unfair advantage in participating in the contest, or obtain winner status using fraudulent means will be disqualified. Unsportsmanlike, disruptive, annoying, harassing or threatening behavior is prohibited. Skygaze Optics will interpret these rules and resolve any disputes, conflicting claims or ambiguities concerning the rules or the contest and Skygaze Optics’s decisions concerning such disputes shall be final. If the conduct or outcome of the contest is affected by human error, any mechanical malfunctions or failures of any kind, intentional interference or any event beyond the control of Skygaze Optics, Skygaze Optics reserves the right to terminate this contest, or make such other decisions regarding the outcome as Skygaze Optics deems appropriate. All decisions will be made by Skygaze Optics and are final. Skygaze Optics may waive any of these rules in its sole discretion. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately circumvent, disrupt, damage or undermine the legitimate operation of this contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Skygaze Optics reserve the right to seek civil and/or criminal prosecution and/or damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Miscellaneous. Void where prohibited. Odds of winning depend upon the number of participants. Each winner must submit proof of eligibility and sign a designated release form to claim the prize. Skygaze Optics may substitute prizes, amend the rules or discontinue the contest at any time as announced. Skygaze Optics disclaims any responsibility to notify participants of any aspect related to the conduct of the contest. All entries become the property of Skygaze Optics and will not be returned.
Compliance with Law. The conduct of the contest is governed by the applicable laws of the United States of America, which take precedence over any rule to the contrary herein. Skygaze Optics shall follow the applicable laws for conducting contests, including notice to the state attorney general or consumer affairs office, posting of a prize bond, furnishing lists of winners, running specific on-air disclaimers, providing specific written information about the contest, etc. as required by local and state law.