Monday, August 11, 2008

Fresh Faces Model Search
A chance for your child to appear in Marketing and Promotional Material for Marie Champion Photography.

The contest is open to both males and females in the following age groups,

0-6 months.

6-12 months.

1-3 years.

3-5 years.

5-9 years.

10-12 years.
Twins and Multiples are welcome

How it works:

Submit a Non Professional Photo to by September 30th 2008.
Voting will take Place from October 1st to October 15th 2008 and is public
Only Color or Black and White Images please.
Photos must be current, no more then 2 months old.
By submitting your Photo you are giving Marie Champion Photography the right to use the photo submitted on her blog for this contest.

Each Category will have a 1st, 2nd and a 3rd place finisher.

The 1st place finishers from each category all receive a free One Hour Session with Marie Champion Photography

All** 2nd place winners will receive a $75* Gift Certificate to Marie Champion Photography

All** 3rd place winners will receive $50* Gift Certificate to Marie Champion Photography

Winners must schedule their sessions by November 1st 2008 or you forfeit your session, sessions must take place by November 15th 2008.

Voting will take place by Poll on and will be public;
by email you will receive a link to share with friends and family where they will be able to vote.
In the event of a tie there will be no 2nd place finisher in that category and both entrants will be eligible for the grand prize drawing.
If more then 3 ties, a random drawing will choose the 1st 2nd and 3rd place finisher.

All Entries that receive the highest number of votes from each age category will be put into a random drawing,
One Grand Prize winner will be chosen.
All Entries that receive the 2nd highest number of votes from each age group will be put into a random drawing for a runner up prize,
with one winner being chosen.
All Entries that receive the 3rd highest number of votes from each age group will be put into a random drawing for the other runner up prize,
with one winner being chosen.

Each Entrant that doesn’t receive a prize or gift certificate will receive special pricing that is good until 30 days after the end of this contest and will receive a session at $50, as a thank you for entering you child.
A Signed Model Release is required for all entrants.
Each 2nd and 3rd place finisher will receive the Special Print Prices and a reduced Session fee of only $75
Each 1st place finisher will receive the special pricing

The free session each winner will receive is for the winner only,
family and siblings can be added for an additional fee,
all winning packages will be of the entrant only and any other additional prints ordered will be billed at the Fresh Faces Rate.

** The 2nd and 3rd Package winners will not receive the gift certificate.

* Not redeemable for cash

The Fine Print:

· One winner and two runners up will be chosen.

· You can enter one photo per child for each child in your family. Only non-professional photos will be accepted. Twins and Multiples count as one entry.

· By entering, you are agreeing that I have permission to use the photograph.

· Marie Champion Photography takes no responsibility for copyrighted images submitted to the contest, and will not publish any copyright image.

· Marie Champion Photography reserves the right to disqualify or deny an entry at her discretion.

· The child entered can be from anywhere, but must be willing to travel within a thirty mile radius of Hamden, Ohio.

· A signed model release will be required to receive prize. The purpose of this contest is to find a “fresh face” for use in promotional and marketing materials.

· You will be entitled to special pricing.

· This session is just for one winner of the contest, not older siblings. Should you wish to add older siblings, there will be a $30 additional fee per sibling. Any and all prints provided for the winner will only showcase the winner, not the siblings. Sibling images must be purchased separately, however all sibling purchases will be automatically awarded the special pricing.

· All sessions will last up to 1 hour. Marie Champion Photography will have complete creative control and will guide the winner in what to wear. Both Studio Style Shots and On Location shots will take place.

The Prizes

The Grand Prize: A $388 Value

Gold Package

Of the pose of your choice.


50 Custom Holiday Greeting Cards

The 2nd Runner up Prize: A $182.50 Value

Silver Package

Of the Pose of your Choice


25 Custom Greeting Cards

The 3rd Runner up Prize: A $72 Value

Bronze Package

Of the pose of your choice