Orbit Industries Photo Contest

Orbit Industries, Inc. (the "Sponsor") will hold four "Photo Contests" throughout 2019. These Photo Contests are for electrical contractors and other trades-people that install Orbit-brand products. However, these photo contests are also open to distributors, facility managers, and other end-users of electrical construction products. At the end of each submission period, Orbit executives will hand-pick the winning photograph entry (the "Images"). The winning photographer (the "Winner") will receive a $100 Amazon™ Gift Card (the "Grand Prize"). Each photographer (the "Contestant") that enters a clear photo during the submission periods also gets an Orbit Hat and Catalog.

Two ways to play

  1. Upload an image via our Photo Contest Form
  2. [Instagram Users] Publish images your personal Instagram profile. Must include the hashtags #orbitindustries and #myorbit .

Official Photo Contest Rules, Submission Periods, and Image Guidelines

Official Photo Contest Rules

We will accept images created with any digital device including smartphones, and digital still cameras (including medium and large-format cameras). Images that have been re-touched using software or by other means will not be accepted.

We will not be accepting any images taken on film. Scans of photographs taken on film cameras are not eligible.

File Sizes: up to 25MB per image.

File Format: REG / 300dpi recommended

Contestants under 18 years of age require the permission of a parent or legal guardian. Winners are responsible for all applicable taxes pertaining to grand prize winnings.

All submitted images become the property of Orbit Industries, Inc. Please see Terms and Conditions for more details.

2019 Submission Periods

Orbit will hold photo contests four times per year. Follow Orbit on on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram for notices of upcoming contest periods.

WINTER
SUMMER
Feb. 14 ~ Mar. 29
Winner chosen Friday, Apr. 5th
Apr. 18 ~ Jun. 28
Winner chosen Monday, Jul. 8th
FALL
SPRING
Jul. 18 ~ Sept. 27
Winner chosen Friday, Oct. 4th
Oct. 17 ~ Dec. 20
Winner chosen Monday, Jan. 6th 2020

Guidelines for Submitting Images

We want images of Orbit electrical or lighting products that:

  • show a unique installation (or application) of the product
  • that demonstrate a problem being solved by the product

Please, no blurry or pixelated (compressed) digital images. Such images will not be eligible to receive an Orbit Hat and Catalog

Orbit Photo Contest Terms and Conditions

How to Enter: Images for these Photo Contests must be entered by either (i) submitting an image using the online form provided on the Photo Contest site or (ii) published on the contestant's personal Instagram profile, using the required hashtags #orbitindustries and #myorbit. The Image must fulfill all photo contest requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Orbit Industries, Inc. You may enter multiple Images during the given photo contest submission period. You must fill in the information requested. Images that are not entered during a submission period will not be counted towards the next submission period except at Sponsor's discretion. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Orbit Industries, Inc.

Grand Prize: Winners will receive a $100 Amazon Gift Card (Value: 100 USD). Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor's discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of grand prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Orbit Industries, Inc. to use winner's name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

Agreement to Terms: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Terms, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Orbit Industries, Inc., as final and binding as it relates to the content. Photo Contests are subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.

Grand Prize Winner selection and notification: Winners of the Photo Contests will be selected under the supervision of the Sponsor. Winners will be notified via email to the email address they entered into the Photo Contest(s) with within five (5) working days following the winner selection. Orbit Industries, Inc. shall have no liability for a winner's failure to receive notices due to winners' spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for winners' provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 15 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected.

These Photo Contests are in no way sponsored or affiliated with Facebook, Twitter, Amazon.com, Google, or Instagram.

The receipt by winner of the Grand Prize offered in these Photo Contests is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT SPONSOR'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER'S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE PHOTO CONTESTS AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

Rights Granted by you: By entering your Image you understand that Orbit Industries, Inc., anyone acting on behalf of Orbit Industries, Inc., or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your Image entry, including, without limitation, the Image entry and winner's name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, or statements about the Photo Contests, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.

Terms: Orbit Industries, Inc. reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Photo Contests should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Photo Contests. In such case, Orbit Industries, Inc. may select the Contestants from all eligible Image entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Orbit Industries, Inc. Orbit Industries, Inc. reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Photo Contests or website or violates these Terms and Conditions.

Orbit Industries, Inc. has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Photo Contests, to void submitted images for any reason. Any attempt by a Contestant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the photo contests may be in violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Orbit Industries, Inc. reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

By entering the Photo Contests you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from Orbit Industries, Inc. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.

Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless Orbit Industries, Inc. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such Contestant's participation in the photo contests and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Photo Contests; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Photo Contests or the processing of entries.

Disputes: THESE PHOTO CONTESTS ARE GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF UNITED STATES AND CA, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in these Photo Contests, contestant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with these Photo Contests, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in CA having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will contestant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys' fees, other than contestant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering these Photo Contests), and contestant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Orbit Industries, Inc. Web Site. To read the Privacy Policy, click here.

Winners List: To obtain a copy of the winner's name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: ATTN: Marketing Department; Orbit Industries, Inc.; 2100 South Figueroa St.; Los Angeles, CA, 90046; United States. Requests must be received no later than Fri Mar 29 19:55:35 UTC 2019.

Sponsor: The Sponsor of these Photo Contests is Orbit Industries, Inc., 2100 South Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA, 90046, United States.

Winners of the $100 Amazon™ Gift Card (the "Grand Prize") are responsible for all applicable taxes pertaining to prize winnings.

Orbit can not ship Hats and Catalogs to P.O. Box addresses