Stroll Photo Contest
Capture the festivities and joyful charm of the 32nd Annual Victorian Stroll for the 2014 Photo Contest. This contest is open to amateur photographers only. Photos must be of the 2014 Victorian Stroll and submitted by Tuesday, December 9 at 5 p.m. Contestants can upload their photo entries here at a site hosted by The Record.
Voting takes place from Tuesday, December 9 at 5 p.m. to Tuesday, December 16 at 5 p.m. Click here to see last year's photo contest participants and stay tuned for more information about the 2014 Photo Contest.
- Each submitted photograph, in its entirety, must be a single work of original material taken by the Contest entrant. By entering the Contest, entrant represents, acknowledges, and warrants that the submitted photograph is an original work created solely by the entrant, that the photograph does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity, that the photography was taken at the 2012 Victorian Stroll and that no other party has any right, title, claim or interest in the photograph.
- The photograph must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of the RCRCC, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Photographs deemed inappropriate will be disqualified.
- Entries become the property of Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce and will not be returned or acknowledged.
I hereby grant to Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce (RCRCC) a royalty-free, perpetual license to use the photographic images submitted herewith (the "Work") for any purpose whatsoever. Uses may include, but are not limited to, promotion of RCRCC and their projects (including the Victorian Stroll) in any way, including on the web, and in print publications, as distributed to the media. RCRCC reserves the right to use/not use any Work as deemed appropriate by RCRCC in their sole discretion. No Work will be returned once submitted.
I understand that by submitting this photograph, I hereby acknowledge that RCRCC shall bear no responsibility whatsoever for protecting my work against third party infringement of my copyright interest or other intellectual property rights or other rights I may hold in such Work, and in no way shall be responsible for any losses I may suffer as a result of any such infringement; and I hereby represent and warrant that my Work does not infringe the rights of any other individual or entity.
In exchange for valuable consideration, I do hereby unconditionally release, hold harmless and indemnify RCRCC, their directors, officers, members, employees and volunteers of and from all claims, liabilities and losses arising out of or in connection with my participation in the contest, or RCRCC’s use of my Work. This release and indemnification shall be binding upon me, and my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns.
12th Annual Troy Victorian Stroll Window Decorating Contest
Last year’s theme was on the popular children’s book, “Snowmen at Night.” Window decorating categories are broken down into best in show, traditional holiday spirit,most whimsical, and honorable mention.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2013 Window Decorating Contest!
Best in Show: T & J Soap
Most Traditional (best use of theme): Chasen Building/RPI
Most Whimsical: 1st Playable
Honorable Mention: Brown's Brewing
Interested in participating?
Here's a look at last year's participation form. Stay tuned for updates and requirements to participate in the 2014 Window Decorating Contest!
Judging will be held Thursday, December 9, 2014 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and gift certificates to Troy Restaurants will be awarded to the winners!