SolarMAX 太陽能科技有限公司獨家冠名

美麗瞬間

世界攝影照片與短文大賽   

 

主辦:洛杉磯十八中文臺

協辦:仁愛醫美AMCC

​協助:美國仁愛醫療基金會

 

為促進世界各地文化交流、獎掖創意才俊,洛杉磯十八中文臺,仁愛醫美以及美國仁愛醫療基金會,於2018年3月至5月間舉辦“美麗瞬間:世界攝影照片與短文大賽”。參賽者需以一張照片和一段文字來講述一個親手拍攝下來的美麗瞬間的感人故事。這個故事可以發生在人與人之間,人與動物之間,人與自然之間,或是動物與自然之間。

 

本次大賽將由設評審委員從世界範圍內的投稿中評選出前3名、前10名和前50名優秀作品。前50名優秀作品作者將被授予優秀作品證書;前10名優秀作品作者將被授予優秀作品證書,獎杯和200美金,前三名在頒獎典禮當日現場揭曉,除了獎杯和證書外,前三名還將獲得:

 

本次大賽的具體參賽辦法和時間節點如下:

  • 參賽資格:18歲起,沒有年齡上限;參賽者不分專業和業餘,可用手機或相機拍攝

  • 評分標準:滿分100分,攝影技術項占50%,短文寫作項占50%

  • 參賽投稿時間:2018年3月5日—2018年5月18日

  • 投稿截止日期:2018年5月18日(午夜12點前)

  • 公佈獲獎:2018年5月28日宣佈世界前50的名單  |  2018年6月5日宣佈世界前10的名單

  • 頒獎典禮:2018年6月23日在美國洛杉磯舉行盛大頒獎典禮,現場宣佈前3名,并頒獎給前10名。

  • 如何參賽:  提交一張親手拍攝的照片,並用中文或英文撰寫200-500字的短文(不得超過500字)來講述此照片的故事;另附頁說明拍攝照片時使用何種手機或相機,拍攝時間,使用相機的光圈和速度以及後期製作採用何種技術等。

  • 參賽作品投遞:請將攝影圖片(JPEG/JPG檔,照片尺寸不大于15 megabytes)和短文(PDF.DOC,DOCX,ODT或RTF檔)

  • 投遞請電郵至contest@la18.tv ,投稿人請務必提供姓名,年齡,地址,電話與電郵以便聯絡。

  • 主辦和協辦單位的員工及家屬不得參加比賽。

“美麗瞬間”大賽創辦人:

卓蕾 Juliette (美國洛城18中文台 資深主持人/首席製片人)

大賽共同執行人 :

Nicole Chen (仁愛醫美 首席執行長)

評審團主席:

張錯 教授(南加大榮譽教授 台北醫學大學講座教授 藝術評論家/作家/詩人)

評審委員(按姓氏排名):

  • 白睿文 教授  Dr. Michael Berry (洛杉磯加大文學/電影學教授  翻譯家 散文家)

  • 陳士爭 導演  (歌劇/電影/音樂劇/電視劇導演)

  • 遲   迅  副教授  (拉古那藝術設計學院   攝影/設計學教授/策展人)   

  • 侯   咏  教授 (影視攝影師/導演  上海戲劇學院電影學教授)

  • 黃正紅   (前中國中央電視臺高級攝影師)

  • 穆曉澄   (阿里巴巴文化娛樂集團戰略委員會美國首席代表/影視製作人)

  • 駱思典 教授 Dr. Stanley Rosen (南加大電影學/政治學教授)

  • 孫紹誼 教授  (上海戲劇學院   前南加大文學/電影學教授  影評家/作家)

 

顧問委員會主席:

Dr. Johnson Wu(美國仁愛醫療集團 總裁)

David Hsu (SolarMAX 太陽能科技有限公司 總裁/首席執行長)

       

顧問(按姓氏排名):

  • Raymond Cheng (仁愛醫療基金會創會董事)

  • Philip Cohen (仁愛醫療基金會 創會會長)

  • Dennis Davis (KSCI-LA18 TV 總經理)

  • Sandy Ho (仁愛醫療基金會創會董事)

  • 黃以功(台灣資深電視導演/製片人)

  • 蔣效東(仁愛醫療基金會成員/嘉惠爾醫院副院長)

  • 李迪(北京攝影藝術協會秘書長/ 策展人)

  • 蘇彥韜(鷹龍傳媒集團總裁/中美電影節主席)

  • 譚晶(中國歌唱家/中國流行音樂協會副主席)

  • 王洛勇(音樂劇/影視劇演員 上海戲劇學院教授)

  • 周逸方(北美好消息電視台 董事長)

參賽作品版權:主辦和協辦單位擁有所有參賽作品在全世界範圍內的展覽和傳播權。

參賽作品的版權屬於參賽者本人。如果參賽照片與短文發現系抄襲或侵權,嚴重法律後果均由投稿參賽人自負。

組委會將在7月15日前寄出所有獲獎者的獎金,獎杯與獎狀。

 

主辦單位聯絡方式:Info@la18.tv   001- (626)248-3318.  

比賽規則/參賽具體要求,請參考OFFICIAL RULES

SolarMAX Beautiful Moments

World Photography and Essay Contest  

 

SolarMAX Technology Inc., LA Primetime TV and Arcadia Medical and Cosmetic Center are proud to present the Beautiful Moments World Photography & Essay Contest.  This following is a summary of the official rules. The complete official rules can be found on the LA Primetime TV website at www.primetimetv.org.

 

We welcome anyone who is at least 18 years of age to submit a photo of a particularly touching, beautiful moment he/she has personally shot and edited.  Acceptable themes include, but are not limited to, the following: family, love, overcoming challenges, humankind’s technological or cultural achievements, notable personal or public events, nature, and animals.

 

The Top 50 winners will be announced on May 28, 2018 and each winner will receive a “Certificate of Excellence Award.”  The Top 10 winners will be announced on June 5, 2018 and each winner will receive, in addition to a certificate, a “Top 10” trophy and $200 (unless they are also a Top 3 winner).  The Top 3 winners will be awarded a certificate, a first, second or third-place trophy, and one of these cash prizes:   

 

 

The Top 10 winners will also be invited as guests of honor to the annual AHMC Health Foundation Gala, to be held on June 23, 2018 at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles.  The top three winners will be announced at this event.  All prizes will be awarded no later than July 15, 2018.  


 

HOW TO ENTER

 

Participation Criteria:  Entrants must be at least 18 years of age and are allowed to use cameras, cell phones, and other electronic devices.  Professionals and amateurs are welcome. No purchase is necessary to enter.

Judging Criteria:  Entries are worth 100 points total (photo 50 points/essay 50 points)

Submission Criteria: Participants must send an email to contest@la18.tv stating their full name, age, email address, phone number and mailing address (P.O.Box is not acceptable), and attach the following:

  1. One photo (JPEG/JPG format, 15 MB or less).  Only one photo is permitted.

  2. An essay of 200-500 words (English or Chinese) describing the beautiful moment in the photo.

  3. A brief description of the camera or other device used, the settings, such as the shutter speed, aperture, or effects, and editing methods, including any editing software used.

 

Submission Deadline: May 18, 2018 (11:59 p.m. PST).

Participation Prohibited: Employees, officers, interns, and directors of Sponsors and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live), or persons living in the same households of such individuals, whether or not related, may not enter or win a prize.  Contest void where prohibited by law.

 

CONTEST ADMINISTRATORS

 

Contest Creator and Event Producer:

Juliette Zhuo (President/Chief Producer, LA Primetime TV)

Event Co-Producer: Nicole Chen (CEO, AMCC)

 

Chairman of the Jury

Dominic Cheung (Professor Emeritus of USC/Art Critic/Poet)

Jurors:

  • Michael Berry (UCLA Professor of Chinese Literature and Film)

  • Chen Shi-Zheng (Opera/Film/Musical/TV Director)

  • Michael Xun Chi (Associate Professor, Laguna College of Art + Design/Curator)

  • Yong Hou (Cinematographer/Director, Professor of Shanghai Theatre Academy)

  • Zhenghong Huang (Former Senior Photographer, China Central Television)

  • Woody Mu (Chief Representative, Alibaba Entertainment Strategic Overseas Committee)

  • Stanley Rosen (USC Professor of Political Science and Film)

  • Shaoyi Sun (Shanghai Theatre Academy Professor of Film and Media Studies)

 

Chairman of Advisory Board:

Dr. Johnson Wu (President, AHMC Healthcare)

David Hsu ( CEO, SolarMAX Technology Inc)

Advisors:

  • Philip Cohen (President, AHMC Health Foundation/CEO, Monterey Park Hospital)

  • Raymond Cheng (Board Member, AHMC Health Foundation)

  • Dennis Davis (General Manager, KSCI-LA18 TV)

  • Sandy Ho (Board Member, AHMC Health Foundation)

  • Yigong Huang (TV Director/Producer)

  • Erik Jiang (Board Member, AHMC Health Foundation/COO, Garfield Medical Center)

  • Di Li (Executive Director, Beijing Photographic Arts Association/Curator)

  • James Su (CEO, EDI Media/Chairman, Chinese American Film Festival)

  • Jing Tan (Vocal Artist/Vice President, China Pop Musicians Association)

  • Luoyong Wang (Musical,TV,Film Actor/Professor, Shanghai Theatre Academy)

  • Robert Chou (CEO, Good TV USA)

 

Entrants retain all rights to any photos submitted; however, by submitting a photo, Entrants grant Sponsors and their successors, assigns and licensees, a royalty-free, non-exclusive license to reproduce, distribute, display, broadcast, modify and create derivative works of the photo in any media now, or hereafter, known.

 

Entrants agree to indemnify and hold Sponsors, and all others involved in the administration of this contest, harmless from and against any and all third party claims, actions or proceedings of any kind and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses relating to or arising out of any plagiarism, copyright infringement or any other violation, or alleged violation, of any third party’s rights.

 

For More Information Contact:  info@la18.tv; 001-(626)248-3318

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OFFICIAL RULES

 

OFFICIAL RULES OF THE SolarMAX BEAUTIFUL MOMENTS™ WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AND ESSAY CONTEST 2018

These rules can be found in their entirety on the LA Primetime TV website at www.primetimetv.org.


 

TERM

 

The Beautiful Moments™ World Photography and Essay Contest begins March 5, 2018 and ends May 18, 2018 (the “Entry Period”).  The deadline by which entries must be received is 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time) on May 18, 2018.  Entries will not be acknowledged. Information on participation are part of these official rules (“Official Rules”).  This is a skills-based contest and chance plays no part in the determination of winners.   No purchase is necessary to enter and a purchase will not improve your chance of winning.  


 

SPONSORS

This contest is sponsored by SolarMax Technology Inc., and the Arcadia Medical & Cosmetic Center (AMCC), and LA Primetime TV is the contest organizer.


 

AHMC HEALTH FOUNDATION GALA/AWARDS RECOGNITION CEREMONY

Each of the top 10 winners will be invited as guests of honor to the AHMC Health Foundation Gala to be held on June 23, 2018 in Los Angeles.  The top 3 winners will be announced in a special awards recognition ceremony during this event.  Transportation and accommodations will not be provided.  All prizes will be awarded no later than July 15, 2018.  Attendance is not required for prize consideration and attendance or non-attendance will have no impact on the judging of entries.


 

WHO MAY ENTER

The contest is open to entrants (“Entrants”) that are at least 18 years old on March 5, 2018 and that are otherwise eligible to participate in this contest in accordance with all applicable laws and all of these Official Rules.  Professional and amateur photographers are welcome to participate.


 

WHO MAY NOT ENTER

 

Employees, officers, interns, and directors of Sponsors or their affiliates, and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live), or persons living in the same households of such individuals, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win a prize.  Further, minors, and those living in jurisdictions where participation is prohibited by law, are ineligible.


HOW TO ENTER

 

Email

Send an email to contest@la18.tv with the following information:

1) Your full name,

2) Your age as of March 5, 2018, and

3) Your contact information, including your email, phone number and address. 

 

Attachments

Please separately, and individually, attach to your email the following:

 

1) A photo you personally shot and edited.  ONLY ONE PHOTO AND ONLY ONE SUBMISSION ARE PERMITTED.

2) An essay of 200-500 words in Chinese or English that explains and gives background about the particularly touching beautiful moment depicted in the photo.  The essay and the photo are each worth 50% of the overall score.

3) A short description of how the photo was shot and edited, such as the location, time of day, camera type, shutter speed, aperture, editing software used, etc.


 

PHOTO FORMAT

 

The photo must be attached to the email submission and can be shot using any camera, cell phone or digital device.  All submissions must be in JPEG/JPG format and the file size must be 15 megabytes or less, and must be at least 1,600 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 1,600 pixels tall (if a vertical image).  Only one photo may be attached to each submission.  Multiple submissions are not allowed.  Images must be in accord with these Official Rules and all applicable laws.  The image must be acceptable to general audiences, including families with young children, and the image must not violate the privacy or property rights of others.  If a photo includes a person, Entrants may be required to provide a release from that person (or that person's parents if the photo is of a minor).

ENTRANTS GRANT ROYALTY-FREE, NON-EXCLUSIVE LICENSE TO REPRODUCE IMAGE

Entrants will retain all rights to any photos submitted; however, by submitting a photo, Entrants grant Sponsors and their respective successors, assigns and licensees, a royalty-free, non-exclusive license to reproduce, distribute, display, broadcast, post online, modify and create derivative works of the photo in connection with this contest, or the promotion or advertisement of this contest, in any media now, or hereafter, known.

THIRD PARTY RELEASES

 

Entrants are responsible for obtaining a signed release from all persons appearing in a photo (including the parents/guardians of minors appearing in a photo), and from the creators of artwork, or other copyrighted or trademarked materials appearing in a photo, authorizing Sponsors to reproduce, distribute, display, broadcast, modify and create derivative works in connection with this contest, in any media now, or hereafter, known.  Entrants must provide, within seven calendar days of receipt of Sponsors' request, signed releases of anyone appearing in a photo, or from the owners of copyrighted or trademarked material appearing in a submitted photo.  Failure to provide such releases upon request may result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate winner.

SPONSORS MAY REQUEST FURTHER DOCUMENTATION

Sponsors may reasonably require further documentation in order to evidence or effectuate the rights granted in these Official Rules.  If a request for documents is made, Entrants agree to sign, authenticate and deliver the same within five days.  Should a winner make any false statement(s) in any documents referenced herein, the winner will be required to promptly return an awarded prize to Sponsors.

CONDITIONS

 

An entry is void if Sponsors determine the entry is not original, or if the entry is illegible, incomplete, damaged, counterfeit, or obtained through fraud or theft, including copying an image from any other online or offline source that is not the author's own.  No mechanically reproduced, forged, software-generated, or automated entries will be accepted.  The submission of multiple entries will result in disqualification.  Additional restrictions not contained in these Official Rules may apply.


INELIGIBLE SUBMISSIONS

Multiple submissions, plagiarized writing, photos that infringe upon another person's rights, photos that contain obscene, libelous or otherwise objectionable material, photos that involve putting any individual or animal in danger, or photos that are submitted outside of the Entry Period, are ineligible.  Sponsors' computers will be the official timekeeper for this contest.  Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any entry they deem to be ineligible.  Submissions will not be individually acknowledged.


 

COPYRIGHT PROTECTION

 

Entrants acknowledge and agree that Sponsors have no duty or liability, present or future, direct or indirect, or otherwise, with respect to the infringement or protection of the copyright in and to the entry.

JUDGING

 

A panel of judges consisting of professionals and experts from the fields of photography, television, film or literature, and chosen at Sponsors' sole discretion, will choose the winners.  The judges will score the quality, creativity and technical skill displayed in both the photo and the essay.  The photo and the essay will each account for 50% of the overall score.

 

  1. Judges will first choose the top fifty winners, using the criteria above, from all eligible submissions.

  2. Judges will then choose the top ten winners from among the top fifty winners, using the same criteria.

  3. Judges will then choose the top three winners, including the respective placement of first, second or third place, from among the top ten winners, using the same criteria.

 

Ties will be broken by a vote of Judges.  A potential winner must sign and return all required documentation before being declared an official winner.  Entrants may not amend, supplement, edit, or otherwise alter their entry once it has been submitted.  Judges' decisions are final and may not be appealed.  Please do not contact Sponsors regarding the status of your submission. 

TOP FIFTY WINNERS

 

The top fifty winners will be notified by email, using the information provided with their submission, and their names and cities of residence will be posted online at www.primetimetv.org, on or about May 28, 2018.  The top fifty winners will be awarded a Certificate of Excellence.  This certificate will be placed in the mail no later than July 15, 2018; however, the date of delivery cannot be guaranteed.


 

TOP TEN WINNERS

 

The names and cities of residence of the top ten winners, as chosen from among the top fifty winners, will be posted on the LA Primetime TV website at www.primetimetv.org, on or about June 5, 2018.  In addition to a Certificate of Excellence, the top ten winners will receive a “Top 10” trophy and a cash prize of $200 (unless they are awarded one of the top three prizes described below).  Each of the top 10 winners will also be invited as guests of honor to the AHMC Health Foundation Gala to be held on June 23, 2018 in Los Angeles.  The top 3 winners will be announced in a special awards recognition ceremony during this event.  Transportation and accommodations will not be provided.  All prizes will be awarded no later than July 15, 2018.

 

TOP THREE WINNERS

 

The top three winners will be chosen from among the top ten winners, and their respective placement of first, second or third place will be decided, on or about June 15, 2018.  As discussed above, the top three winners will be announced at the awards recognition ceremony to be held on June 23, 2018 during the AHMC Health Foundation Gala.  The names and cities of residence of the top three winners will be posted online at www.primetimetv.org on or about June 25, 2018.   The top three winners will receive a Certificate of Excellence, a trophy indicating their placement of first, second or third place, and one of the following cash prizes:

 

First Place - $5,000                Second Place - $2,000               Third Place - $1,000


 

UNDELIVERABLE PRIZES

 

Sponsors shall have no liability for any notification that is not received by a potential winner for any reason.  If, despite reasonable efforts, a potential prize winner does not respond within five days of the first notification attempt, or if a prize is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to a potential prize winner, such potential prize winner may forfeit their prize and an alternate prize winner may be selected at Sponsors' discretion.  If any potential prize winner is found to be ineligible or declines a prize for any reason, an alternate winner may be selected.  Sponsors may successively attempt to contact up to two potential prize winners in accordance with such procedure, and if there is still no confirmed prize winner after such attempts have been made, the applicable prize may go unawarded.


 

SHARING OF ENTRANTS' PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

The information contained in Entrants' emails will necessarily be shared among the entities administering this contest to verify eligibility and to contact potential winners.  Individuals who do not want to share their personal information in this way should not enter this contest.  


ENFORCEABILITY OF RULES

 

The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.  In the event that any provision in these Official Rules is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, these rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid provision were not contained herein.

DISPUTES

Issues concerning the construction, validity, and interpretation of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Entrants or Sponsors, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States and the internal laws of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction's laws.


 

WAIVER OF EQUITABLE RELIEF

 

Entrants agree that with respect to any claim arising out of actual or alleged exploitation or use of any material submitted in connection with this contest, the damage, if any, thereby caused to Entrants will not be irreparable or otherwise sufficient to entitle Entrants to seek injunctive or other equitable relief and Entrants' sole remedy is the right to recover damages, if any, in an action at law in the appropriate court in California.


 

RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

 

  • Sponsors shall not be liable for any taxes owed by prize winners for prizes won.

 

  • Sponsors are not responsible for the transportation or accommodations of those attending the AHMC Health Foundation Gala.

  • Sponsors shall not be liable for, and are hereby released from, any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in this contest. 

  • Sponsors have not made any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to the quality of any prize, or its fitness for a particular purpose.

  • Sponsors assume no responsibility for incomplete, illegible, misdirected, misprinted, late, damaged, stolen, or otherwise lost communications, notifications or prizes; or for interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, Internet service providers, websites, or other connections; or for technical malfunctions or difficulties of any kind, or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information.

  • Sponsors cannot accurately predict the number of Entrants who will participate.  Many will enter, few will win.

RESERVATION OF RIGHTS/FORCE MAJEURES

  • Sponsors reserve the right to reject any entry if, in Sponsors' sole discretion, the laws of an applicable jurisdiction would prohibit or limit Sponsors from proceeding with this contest as intended, or the awarding of any prize would impose additional administrative, tax, operational, or legal burdens on Sponsors.

 

  • Sponsors reserve the right to modify any date(s) or deadline(s) set forth in these Official Rules or otherwise governing this contest. 

 

  • Sponsors reserve the right to modify, extend, suspend, or terminate this contest if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received and/or if Sponsors determine that this contest is technically impaired or corrupted, or that fraud or other causes beyond Sponsors' control have destroyed or impaired the integrity, administration, security, or feasibility of this contest as contemplated herein.

 

  • Sponsors reserve the right, at their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is found to have intentionally disrupted, tampered with, or otherwise undermined the legitimate operation of this contest, and to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

 

  • Sponsors further reserve the right to modify, extend, suspend, or terminate this contest if Sponsors are prevented from awarding prizes or continuing with this contest as contemplated herein by any event beyond their control, including but not limited to fire, flood, natural or man-made disaster, equipment failure, or any law or order of any court or jurisdiction (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence).


CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW

 

By entering, Entrants certify that their participation and receipt of prizes is not prohibited by the laws governing the jurisdiction of their residence. Individuals residing in any excluded jurisdiction are ineligible to enter. Excluded jurisdictions include those countries listed on the US Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) Active Sanctions Programs list at  https://sanctionssearch.ofac.treas.gov/.

ENTRANTS' REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

 

Entrants represent and warrant as follows:

 

  • The entry is a wholly original, self-created, previously unpublished, and previously unproduced work.

 

  • The entry does not violate any applicable laws or these Official Rules.

 

  • The entry is not defamatory or libelous.

 

  • The entry does not violate or infringe the intellectual property rights or other rights of any third party.

 

  • The use of the entry as set forth herein will not give rise to any claims for any payment whatsoever.

 

INDEMNIFICATION

Entrants agree to indemnify and hold Sponsors, and all other entities involved in the administration of this contest, including, but  not limited to, Arcadia Medical & Cosmetic Center (AMCC), LA Primetime TV, and all other entities involved in the administration of this contest, harmless from and against any and all third party claims, actions or proceedings of any kind and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses relating to or arising out of any breach or alleged breach of any of the warranties, representations, covenants, obligations or agreements hereunder.


 

CONTACT INFORMATION

 

Questions regarding this contest can be emailed to info@la18.tv.

© 2018 Primetime TV., California