• Submitted entries must be original work taken with a smartphone and entered in the correct category to qualify for submission.
  • Entries that are in violation of any third party Intellectual Property Rights / law or deemed defamatory / obscene / vulgar will be void.
  • Only in-smartphone image editing is allowed, which includes native and third-party apps.
  • Assistance with lens attachments, flash and any smartphone camera equipment are permitted.
  • Contestants may submit multiple different entries in each category.
  • The contest is not open to employees and/or family members/partners/associates of Motivate Publishing.
  • Entries for the Smartphone Photography Awards will start from 1st October 2016.
  • All entries must be submitted by 11:59pm on Saturday 29th October 2016.
  • Voting for the top photos in each category, chosen by the judges, will commence from 1st November 2016.
  • Voters are allowed to vote in multiple categories.
  • Entries will be judged based on the validity of the entered theme, creativeness, composition and votes by members of the public.
  • The final winners will be selected by a combination of Judge's and public votes. The Judge's votes account for 60% of the final decision.
  • One voter will be randomly chosen for the voter prize.
  • This contest is open to residents of the United Arab Emirates, only.
  • The voting phase will end at 11:59pm on Wednesday 30th November 2016.


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