The contest is closed. Thanks to all the entrants.
All the nitty gritty of the rules are down below in the fine print, but there's really nothing to it. Just submit your favorite fishing photos (you can submit up to 3) from 2011. Once the contest closes, the judges will check out all of entries and pick their favorites. The photo with the most votes wins.
- Grand Prize: Choice of 1 of 4 styles of sunglasses (model details below in fine print), MJ Script Hat, Photo will be included in the Hatch Magazine header. First Prize: Choice of 1 of 3 styles of sunglasses. Second Prize: Choice of 1 of 2 styles of sunglasses. Third Prize: 1 pair of sunglasses. Honorable Mention (3): MJ Script Hat.
- Anything fishing related goes. Photos of landscapes, gear, people, fish, etc. Don't limit yourself to grip and grin shots (seriously, please don't).
- Submit your most creative shots. The judges are all seasoned fisherman and/or seasoned photographers. Think big.
- You need to be logged in to send us your contest photos. You can do this by registering with us directly, or you can use your Facebook or Twitter login. Clicking the ENTER NOW button above will prompt you to login if you're not already, and will present you with options.
In addition to the people here at Hatch Magazine, the blood, sweat and tears of your artistic labors in the world of fly fishing will be judged by these folks. Received bribes will be neither accepted nor returned.
- Louis Cahill (Gink and Gasoline)
- Andrew Bennet (Deneki Outdoors)
- Tom Larimer (Larimer Outfitters)
- Mark Lance (Photographer)
- J.E.B. Hall (Photographer)
- Angus Drummond (Photographer)
- Corey Kruitbosch (Photographer)
- Zach Mertens (Idylwilde Flies)
- Austin Trayser (Photographer)
- Jeff Bright (Photographer)
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN
ELIGIBILITY: The "Maui Jim Guy Harvey Sunglasses Photo Contest” (Promotion) is open internationally to individuals age 18 or older. Do not participate in the Promotion if you are not 18 years of age at time of entry. Contest is void wherever prohibited by law.
PRIZES: One (1) pair of Maui Jim Grander sunglasses, one (1) pair of Maui Jim Sailfish sunglasses, one (1) pair of Maui Jim Mahi-Mahi sunglasses, one (1) pair of Maui Jim Yellowfin sunglasses, four (4) Maui Jim Script hats.
HOW TO PLAY: Enter to win at http://www.hatchmag.com by following provided instructions to upload your favorite fishing photos of 2011. Each contestant may submit up to three (3) photos for inclusion in the contest.
PROMOTION PERIOD: From January 16, 2012 until February 16, 2012.
WINNER NOTIFICATIONS: Winning contestants will be posted on Hatch Magazine's web site. It is the responsibility of the contestants to monitor contest results and claim their prize via provided instructions. Prizes will be shipped via FedEx or USPS. Except where prohibited by law, winning constitutes permission to use winners' names, hometowns, likenesses, prize won and photographs for online posting, and/or any advertising and publicity without additional compensation. Winners must provide Hatch Magazine with their legal name, current mailing address, and photo upon request.
WINNERS LIST: Winners will be posted within Hatch Magazine web site.
PRIZE VALUE / TERMS OF SERVICE OF PRIZE: Each of the pairs of Maui Jim sunglasses offered as contest prizes are valued at $299 USD retail. Maui Jim Script hats are valued at $16.99 USD retail.
INVALID ENTRIES: Winners are only eligible to win one (1) prize per via this Sweepstakes, duplicate winners within the same sweepstakes will be deemed invalid. Any entries deemed to be fraudulent by Hatch Magazine will be invalid. Employees, officers, editors (and their immediate family and household members (whether or not related) of Hatch Magazine, Inc. (the "Sponsor"), and its divisions, participating vendors, participating advertising and promotion agencies and affiliated entities not eligible to participate. In the event of sabotage, acts of God, terrorism or threats thereof, computer virus or other events or causes beyond the Sponsor's control, which corrupt the integrity, administration, security or proper operation of the Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify entrants and/or modify, cancel or suspend the Promotion.
RELEASE: By entering this promotion, participants agree, to the fullest extent permitted under applicable law, to release, discharge and hold harmless Hatch Magazine / Cignal Media LLC, their affiliates, their respective owners, and representatives from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses which may arise out of participation in Promotion or out of the acceptance, use, or misuse of prizes. By participating, you agree to these Official Rules and to the decisions of the judges whose decisions shall be deemed final and binding. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute for any reason whatsoever a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at their sole discretion. Prize is awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either expressed or implied by the Sponsor. The Winners are responsible for the reporting and payment of all taxes (if any) as well as any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of prize not specified herein as being awarded. Winner may be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility, liability release, tax acknowledgment form and, except where prohibited by law, a publicity release and return within five (5) business days of issuance of notification. Noncompliance within this time period or failure of potential winner to respond after three (3) notification attempts may result in disqualification. The Promotion Entities expressly disclaim any responsibility and entrants agree to indemnify and hold harmless Hatch Magazine / Cignal Media LLC from and against any and all claims, actions, demands and/or liability for injury, damage or loss whatsoever relating to or arising in connection with participation in this Promotion (regardless of the cause of such injury, damage or loss) and/or the delivery and/or subsequent use or misuse of any of the prizes awarded.