You are invited to submit your photos and videos highlighting the beauty and culture of China and the essence of your heritage tour with Red Thread Tours & Services. Packing for your upcoming heritage tour? Don't forget to bring your camera and creativity!
Judges will select one winner in each of the following 5 categories:
Images of a cityscape or village, architectural detail, building, sign, monument, street, or structure that captures the essence of a place.
Images of a natural landscape or scenery with animals.
Images featuring elements of the local culture, whether food, art, traditions, or people engaged in daily life.
Images of your fellow travelers participating in local activities, interacting with locals, or engaged in the experience of touring with RTTS.
Video from any aspect of your tour in China. Short clips, montages or interviews.
How to Enter:
To submit up to three (3) entries per category:
Complete the entry form and and upload your photos on the entry page.
Or email your entries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Each entry must include 1) your name; 2) month and year you traveled with RTTS; 3) category; 4) Location of photo or name of people in photo (if applicable)
Deadline for all entries is Sept. 15, 2018 12:00 Midnight Red Thread Tours & Services reserves the right to adjust the deadline as the result of causes beyond its immediate control.
The winners will be announced Sept. 30, 2018 - 12:00 noon
The winner of each category will win bragging rights and a special edition Red Thread T-shirt (custom sizing).
Winning entries (and runner-ups) will be shared on our website and social media.
Each entrant will receive a $50 discount per family member on any future Red Thread Tour. Nontransferable. Not redeemable for cash. Maximum discount is $50/person.
All submissions (photos and videos) must have been taken by you on a Red Thread Tour from 2006 to present.
Photos must be in JPG (JPEG) format
Videos must be in MP4, AVI or MOV format no longer than 2 minutes in length
Photos and Videos may be edited
A maximum of 3 entries per category
By submitting a photo, you represent and warrant that the photo is your original work created solely by yourself and does not infringe the intellectual property rights of any party.
Copyright: Photographer is the sole owner and copyright holder of the images.
Usage Rights: Participation in the contest grants permission to Red Thread Tours & Services to use the photographs or videos for publicity and web content without compensation from the date of entry to 18 months after closing date of the competition.
Opening the minds of children and their families through heritage tours of China