July 2020 Photo Contest

July 2020 Photo Contest

It's time for us to update our photo archives, and create some quality photo cards. So we are inviting YOU to participate! The Digital Media and Social Media departments at La Leche League Canada plan to use the photo entries in their future publications, online and in print. We also plan to print some high quality photo cards of the 8 winning photos, available for purchase. (Winners will receive a set as part of their prize). Please consider sending us some quality photos of yourself, children and/or family, that would fit the criteria below.

Prizes:

Category One: Prenatal photos 

  1. First Prize - Set of 2 Silverette Nursing Cups, and set of winning photos printed as photocards. 
  2. Second Prize - $25 Gift Certificate to Cadenshae, a copy of the book The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, and set of winning photos printed as photocards. 

Category Two: Infant to one year old

  1. First Prize - Set of 2 Silverette Nursing Cups, and a set of winning photos printed as photocards. 
  2. Second Prize - $25 Gift Certificate to Cadenshae, a copy of the book Sweet Sleep, and a set of winning photos printed as photocards. 

Category Three: Toddler, older than one year

  1. First Prize - $75 Gift Certificate to Parent Books, and set of winning photos printed as photocards. 
  2. Second Prize - $25 Gift Certificate to Parent Books, a copy of the book Sweet Sleep, and a set of winning photos printed as photocards. 

Category Four: What parenting looks like to you

  1. First Prize - $75 Gift Certificate to Parent Books, and a set of winning photos printed as photocards. 
  2. Second Prize - $50 Gift Certificate to Parent Books, and a set of winning photos printed as photocards. 

How to Enter:

  1. Select a photo of yourself and/or your little one(s), that fits into one of the following categories. (Photos can be of nursing, breastfeeding, chestfeeding, human milk feeding, baby(ies), baby(ies) and parent, or family content. Photos could also include supporting partners, Grandparents, older or younger siblings, etc., as appropriate).
    • Category One: Prenatal photos
    • Category Two: Infant to one year old
    • Category Three: Toddler, older than one year
    • Category Four: What parenting looks like to you 
  2. Fill out a signed Media Release Agreement for every adult/child subject in your photos. You are welcome to use the same Media Release Agreement for yourself and your child, if you are signing on behalf of you child.
  3. Email a copy of a high-resolution photo to digitalmedia@lllc.ca. indicating the category you have selected for your photo entry and include your Full Name in the body of the email, so we can match it to your Media Release Agreement.
  4. Entries will be accepted up until 11:59pm EST on July 31, 2020.

Rules & Regulations;

  1. Entrants must be submitted by a consenting adult over the age of 18 years old.
  2. This contest is open to all Canadian residents, including residents of Quebec.
  3. Entrants are welcome to submit ONE entry in all of the FOUR categories, but are only eligible to win in once in this contest. 
  4. Photos can be of any breastfeeding, chestfeeding, human milk feeding, baby, baby and parent, or family content, as laid out in the category criteria.
  5. A Media Release Agreement must be submitted for each photo entry, found here. When submitting a photo taken by you, you agree that it is your own image and that the subject(s), people in the photo, have given their consent to release the photo publicly. 
  6. Only entries submitted and received by email sent to digitalmedia@lllc.ca will be eligible, with the CATEGORY of the submission clearly indicated in the body of the email, and a matching Media Release Agreement submitted through the target link provided.
  7. If you are submitting a photo as a photographer, please ensure you have both the subject(s) waiver completed as well as the photographer photo release form submitted with each entry. You can download a copy of the photographer release form by clicking here. Please attach this to your email entry with your photo.
  8. Contest closes at 11:59 EST on July 31, 2020. Any entry received after this time will not be eligible for consideration.
  9. All winners will be selected by Leaders and Leader Applicants internally within La Leche League Canada through a voting process, or at random draw to decide a tied vote.
  10. Winners will be contacted before Friday, August 7, 2020 at 11:59pm, via the same method the entrant used to enter the contest, or via email, and prizes will be arranged to be shipped directly to the winners.
  11. Winners will be formally announced on our website and social media channels August 8, 2020 at 9:00am EST. 
  12. All entrants give La Leche League Canada permission to publish, exhibit, or reproduce in print, electronic, or video format the photo(s), stories, recipes (provided they are original)
  13. Leaders and Leader Applicants with La Leche League Canada and persons they are domiciled with ARE eligible to enter this contest.
  14. Any inappropriate submissions, or social media tags, including but not limited to containing mature or explicit content, will result in the entrant being removed from the contest.

For questions or issues with any of your submissions, please contact us at digitalmedia@lllc.ca.


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To encourage, promote and provide breastfeeding, chest feeding and human milk feeding support and educational opportunities as an important contribution to the health of children, families and society