What is Wix.com?
Wix.com is the easiest way to create your stunning website. With our powerful technology, everyone can get online with a stunning, professional and functional web presence. No creative limits, no coding – just complete freedom to express yourself and manage your entire business online. Today, over 90 million registered users in more than 190 countries choose Wix.
What is this competition?
Every photographer has a dream photo shoot that has always seemed too far away, too difficult, or nearly impossible. Wix wants to help make that dream a reality for one photographer. Submit your Wix portfolio website here and describe your dream shoot in detail. We’ll make it happen for one winning photographer.
What are the submission dates?
February 22, 2017 until March 8, 2017.
When will the winner be announced?
The winner will be announced on or around March 29, 2017.
How many winners will be selected?
We’re going to make one photographer’s dream photo shoot a reality.
Are there any submission fees?
No purchase is necessary to enter. Submitting your Wix portfolio website to this contest is completely free. Both users with free and Premium accounts are welcome to enter.
How can I submit my dream and portfolio website?
Go to the submission page and select the URL of the Wix portfolio website you want to submit. Then tell us about your dream shoot. Be as detailed as you can—you can even add a link to a sketch or reference to better illustrate your dream. And that’s it! You’re entered to win your dream photo shoot.
Who is going to review the submissions and select the winner?
Submissions will be reviewed by the Wix Photography expert panel of judges.
Will anyone besides the judges be able to see my dream shoot description?
Nope, we won’t publish your dream shoot description online. Only our contest judges will review submitted dream shoots. Submitted portfolio websites, however, will be displayed in a gallery on the Capture Your Dream Photo website.
Are there any limits to my dream shoot submission?
When submitting your entry, you can describe any person, place or situation you want for your dream shoot - there are no limits. Take note that the winner will be selected at the discretion of the judges. The production of the shoot is subject to the Contest Rules.
Will all submissions be accepted?
As long as you are a legal resident of the countries in which this contest is permitted, have reached the age of majority in that jurisdiction, have a published website created with Wix.com and you are the photographer of all the photos in that website, then subject to the Contest Rules your submission will be accepted. All entrants must abide by the Contest Rules.
Must I be a professional photographer to enter the contest?
You do not need to be a professional photographer to enter this contest, however our judges will be taking into consideration your photographic capabilities, based on the Wix portfolio website you submit.
How many entries can I submit?
You can submit one Wix portfolio website, along with one dream photo shoot.
My website is not in English. Can I still submit?
The Capture Your Dream Photo contest is accepting submitted Wix websites from every country where Wix operates, but the submitted dreams must be written in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Russian or Japanese.
How will I know if my submission was successful?
You will immediately see a pop-up on the submission page if your portfolio website was successfully submitted.
I don’t have a Wix website. Can I still be a part of this competition?
Nope. But creating your Wix portfolio website is easy and free. Start with a beautiful template and add your stunning photography.
If I win the contest, when will the shoot date be?
Wix will work together with the winning photographer to plan and schedule a shoot date that is appropriate based on the details of the shoot and the photographer’s schedule.
If I win, who will own the rights to photos I take during the dream shoot production?
If you are the winner of the Capture Your Dream Photo contest, you will be the copyright owner of any photographs you take during the dream shoot production. Wix will have the right to use, edit and modify any materials or photos taken during the production for Wix marketing or promotional purposes.
Will Wix help me promote my dream photo?
Of course! Wix will promote the winner and images from the dream photo shoot production through Wix channels including social media and public relations. Wix will also document the dream photo shoot production of the winning photographer.