Conditions of participation

Photo Festival Lenzburg


Photomarathon 2020


Times under Pressure


The Lenzburg Photo Festival, edition 2020, is organising a photomarathon on the theme of "Times under pressure".

By participating in the photomarathon you accept the following conditions:


The photos taken during the photomarathon must be submitted on a data stick on 6 June 2020 from 16:00 - 17:00 CET.


The competition is open to anyone aged 18 and over, professionals and amateur photographers alike.


By entering the photomarathon, you agree and acknowledge that Photo Festival Lenzburg is permitted to receive and review your registration data. Participants agree that personal data including, but not limited to name, mailing address, phone number and email address, may be collected, processed, stored and otherwise used for the purposes of conducting and administering this photomarathon. At any time, participants have the right to access, review, rectify or cancel any personal data held by Photo Festival Lenzburg by sending an email to the following address:


The copyright to the images remains the property of the author of the images.


Submitting photographers agree that they created the work(s) and/or that they are authorized to use the work(s) as submitted, co-authors and as relevant original sources should be referenced or credited and that our use of the Work(s) for exhibition and PR will not infringe on third party's copyright or other rights.


Entrants to the photomarathon represent and warrant that they are the authors and owners of the copyright to all images submitted and that their entries do not infringe upon privacy rights, copyright or any other rights of any person. The Participants warrant that their photographs do not contain any infringing, threatening, false, misleading, abusive, harassing, libelous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic or profane content or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct which would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. The Participants agree to fully indemnify Photo Festival Lenzburg in respect of all royalties, fees and any other monies owing to any person by reason of your breaching any of the foregoing.


The organizer reserves the right to free reproduction and exhibition of the submitted images in all media, printed marketing material, publication and online, in connection with Photo Festival Lenzburg and its promotion. The copyright will, at all times, be retained by the photographer and, where an image or images are reproduced by the organizer, the photographer will be credited.


By participating in the photomarathon, participants grant the Lenzburg Photo Festival and its Authorized Parties usage of images and acknowledge that any Festival and Authorized Party may use the entries and a name credit in any media before, during and after, without restriction in relation to the uses stated above. The Photo Festival Lenzburg and Authorized Parties will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such use.


Photos from the photomarathon remain in the secure archives of the Photo Festival Lenzburg and will be used solely for the purposes of the archives.


Cash prizes will be paid by wire transfer or other electronic methods.


Photo Festival Lenzburg assumes no responsibility for any incorrect, inaccurate or incomplete information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Competition.


The organizers reserve the right to possible changes of the rules of the photomarathon without prior notice. Any amendments will be published on the website and it is the entrants’ responsibility to review the website for any amendments.


There will be no correspondence about the photomarathon. Legal recourse is excluded.