2020 Calendar Photo Contest Rules

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2020 Calendar Photo Contest Rules

Help celebrate First National Bank’s 150th Anniversary by capturing images of our great town! Submit your photo for a chance to be included in our 2020 Calendars. This contest is open to both professional and amateur photographers.

If you have any questions about the contest rules, you can email fmmarketing@fnbmusc.com or call 563-263-4221 for more information.

How to Enter:

1. Name your photo file(s) using your first and last name. If you are entering more than one photo, add a number to the end of your name starting with two. Example: MaryJones.jpeg - MaryJones2.jpeg - MaryJones3.jpeg (Suggested file size limit per email is 10MB).

2. Photos must be sent as high resolution JPEG files. Resolution should be at least 300 dpi.

3. Provide the following information in the body of the email: Your name, address and phone number along with the location and date taken of each photo.

4. Email your photo(s) to fmmarketing@fnbmusc.com and include "Photo Contest" in the subject line.


Full Contest Terms

  • By submitting your photograph, you represent to us that you are the sole creator and owner of your work and that it is original, does not infringe the rights of any other person or entity, is not objectionable or explicit, does not defame or invade the privacy of any person, and that you have the right and authority to grant to us the following right of use.
  • You agree that First National Bank of Muscatine (“Bank”) may publish, post online, edit, revise, and otherwise make unrestricted use of part or all of your work for commercial or non-commercial purposes, including, without limitation, publishing all or part of your work in the First National Bank Muscatine 2020 calendar, in print or online, or other works, or in advertising for the same.
  • You agree that this grant of use is royalty-free and perpetual. By submitting your work to the Bank, you agree that we may use your name, image, city, and state of residence and other biographical information that you may provide if we use your work, however, Bank cannot guarantee that it will be able to provide acknowledgement in connection with all uses. In a case where Bank cannot or does not provide such acknowledgement, you agree to waive any right to the same.
  • The Bank is not responsible for lost, stolen, or misdirected entries.
  • Must be 18 or older to enter.
  • Photos must be submitted no later than June 30, 2019 at 11:59pm (CST.)
  • Photos should be taken in Muscatine or surrounding small communities. If you are unsure if your photo qualifies, you may contact fmmarketing@fnbmusc.com to clarify.
  • Schools and school sites may be subject to written permission by the school district administrator before publication in First National Bank’s 2020 Calendar.
  • Photos including people may be subject to a signed consent form by those individuals before publication in First National Bank’s 2020 Calendar.
  • No purchase or account at First National Bank of Muscatine required to enter or win.
  • Employees of First National Bank of Muscatine are eligible to participate but not given preference.
  • Winning contestants will be notified via the information provided at time of submission.
  • Winners will be contacted no later than July 19th, 2019 and listed on the Bank's website.
  • Winners will be determined by a non-biased committee of Bank employees. Photos will be reviewed anonymously without photographer’s information provided.
  • A maximum number of 2 winning photographs will be chosen for the calendar from a single photographer.
  • 12 photos will be selected as contest winners.
  • Winners will receive publication in the Bank’s 2020 Calendar, name mention on Facebook, website, and print ads. Winners will also receive up to 5 copies of the calendar prior to public release.