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Depositphotos Competition

Win a Depositphotos subscription worth $460, plus a year’s worth of Advanced Photoshop worth up to £80

Advanced Photoshop and Depositphotos stock photo agency have joined up to offer you a great chance for you to use your creativity and Photoshop skills to win a massive prize worth over $500.

Depositphotos has supplied you with 10 high-resolution photos from its online collection. Your task is to create a Photoshop masterpiece using at least one of the images provided (but you can use as many of them as you like). The style and genre is up to you, so whether you are into digital painting, illustration, photomanipulation or typography, then we want to see your best work.

Accessing the competition images

Please register at http://depositphotos.com/advanced-photoshop-competition.html to unlock the images from the competition lightbox. Current Depositphotos’ members need to write an email to advancedphotoshop@depositphotos.com and specify their login to unlock the competition images.

Depositphotos Competition

How to enter

To be in with a chance of winning, download the images and create your Photoshop masterpiece. Please ensure that the image is 300dpi and at least 300mm high. To enter your work, send a low-res JPEG to  advancedpshop@imagine-publishing.co.uk with the Subject line ‘Depositphotos comp’. The winner will be selected after the closing date has passed. You may enter up to five images in total if you wish.

Closing date

Entries must be received by 6pm (GMT) on 24 February 2012.

The prize

The winner will receive a one-year subscription to Advanced Photoshop magazine, plus a three-month subscription worth $460 for Depositphotos, which allows the user to download up to 30 images per day (up to 27,00 images in total).

About Depositphotos

Depositphotos was founded in November 2009 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and quickly became a cost-effective alternative for high-quality stock photo images. Continued improvements in Depositphotos’ service, coupled with a successful marketing strategy, led to the most significant growth in the microstock industry. Currently Depositphotos offers over 5.5 million royalty free stock photos and vector images to customers from all over the world.

Terms and conditions

This competition is organised by Depositphotos and Advanced Photoshop magazine. Employees of Imagine Publishing or Depositphotos, their relatives or any agents, sponsors or associates relating to the competition are not eligible to enter.

Membership to Depositphotos is required to enter the contest. Depositphotos membership is free. No purchase necessary to enter or win.

Entrants may enter up to five images in total and all entries must be created for the competition and use at least one of the photos provided. Personal photography may also be used, however no other stock imagery, other than that provided can be used to create the artworks. Entries must be available at 300dpi and at least 300mm high if requested by the judges.

By entering this competition, you are confirming that you are the copyright holder of the supplied image and you give permission to Advanced Photoshop and Depositphotos to use your entry to publicise the competition.

The winner will be selected by the Advanced Photoshop team and the decision is final. No alternative prize will be offered. The prize consists of a three-month subscription to Depositphotos worth $460, plus a one-year subscription to Advanced Photoshop magazine worth £62.30 (UK), £70 (Europe) or £80 (Worldwide).