Terms of Participation
- Entry to the competition is open to both Turkish citizens and noncitizens that are at least 18 years of age, by the date the competition starts. Those under the age of 18 cannot participate in this competition and those who have entered and won cannot claim any awards.
- Participation is free of charge.
- To participate in the competition, participants will share their relevant photos of Istanbul on Instagram with the #oneistanbul and #istshopfest hashtags and mention @oneistanbul and @istshopfest in the image caption. The photos can be viewed publicly on Instagram under the #oneistanbul and #istshopfest tags.
- Participants following the @oneistanbul and @istshopfest accounts on Instagram with photos tagged #oneistanbul, #istshopfest and mentioning @oneistanbul and@istshopfest in the image caption will be subject to qualifier rounds. Entrants who have passed the qualifier rounds will be presented to the selection committee and winners will be selected.
- Participants can compete with as many photographs shared in compliance with the competition conditions.
- Photos shared with political, philosophical or religious views and propaganda in the images, captions or comments will not be published. Photos uploaded to the page, must comply with the general code of ethics adopted by society. Any photos or comments that can cause community outrage will be removed. If this kind of content is displayed on the page, the sole responsibility will be of the participant.
- The organizer may require the participant to prove the legitimacy of the work and/or submit the original work.
- Photos tagged @oneistanbul, that appear in the @oneistanbul accounts “Photos of You” section on Instagram may be shared from our account independent of the competition.
- The Organizer reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice.