Capture Canada Photo Contest

Official Contest Details & Rules

If you've been travelling, vacationing or exploring Canada, chances are you have some great photos that captured your great adventures. At ookpix, we're all about celebrating your most cherished moments, and making them last. Enter ookie's photo contest by sharing your best Canadian photo and you could win an amazing prize package that will ignite future road trips and great Canadian adventures.

How to enter the contest:




$250 Gift card for MEC, $250 Gift card for Vistek, $250 credit on, $250 cash
($1,000 Value)


Polaroid Cube with Mount & $150.00 @
($100.00 + $150.00 = $250.00 Value)


MEC Day Pack & $100.00 @
($75.00 + $100.00 = $175.00 Value)


Phone lens filter sampler pack & $100.00 @
($50.00 + $100.00 = $150.00 Value)


Joby Gorillapod stand & $100.00 @
($20.00 + $100.00 = $120.00 Value)


Three prizes awarded by a panel of judges at for the photos that best capture the essence of Canada.
Each include a $150 credit on, $50 to spend at and $50 gift card to MEC!


single phone filter and $50.00 @
($25.00 + $50.00 = $75.00 Value)

Capture Canada Contest Rules:

  1. Contest Objective

    • "Capture Canada Photo Contest" is a Facebook challenge for the ookpix social community to capture and share their favourite Canadian photos.

  2. Eligibility

    • The contest is open to all residents of Canada at least 18 years of age, excluding residents of Quebec. The Entrant agrees to abide by these Contest Rules and all decisions of ookpix, which are final in all matters relating to this Contest.

    • The submitted photo must be original to the Entrant. He/she must have all necessary rights to enter the photo to the Contest. By submitting the photo the entrant is confirming that he/she took the photo. If Entrant chooses to include other people in the submission, he/she is providing consent for the collection and use of information provided from the individuals depicted. The Entrant also has to advise these individuals that the photo will be available for public viewing.

    • The Entrant shall ensure that the submitted photo will not give rise to any claims of infringement, invasion of privacy or publicity, or infringe on any rights and/or interests of any third party, or give rise to any claims whatsoever and agree to hold ookpix or its contractors harmless in the event of any claims.

    • The Entrant must ensure that the photo is not defamatory, trade libelous, pornographic or obscene, and further that it will not contain, include, discuss or involve, without limitation, any of the following: nudity; alcohol/drug consumption or smoking; explicit or graphic sexual activity, or sexual innuendo; crude, vulgar or offensive language and/or symbols; derogatory characterizations of any ethnic, racial, sexual, religious or other groups; content that endorses, condones and/or discusses any illegal, inappropriate or risky behaviour or conduct; personal information of individuals, including, without limitation, names, telephone numbers and addresses (physical or electronic); commercial messages, comparisons or solicitations for products or services; any identifiable third party products, trade-marks, brands and/or logos, other than those of ookpix; conduct or other activities in violation of these Contest Rules; and/or any other content that is or could be considered inappropriate, unsuitable or offensive, all as determined by ookpix in its sole and absolute discretion.

    • By entering, the Entrant agrees to provide consent to ookpix to use his/her photo for promotional purposes on their social networks, ookpix’s website, in email or printed communication. All photos will be the property of ookpix and no payment will be made now or in the future.

    • ookpix reserves the right to refuse entry and/or remove photos previously entered should it be deemed, at the sole discretion of ookpix, to violate any of the above.

  3. Contest Entry

    • All images must be submitted through Facebook using the following method:
      • Like us on Facebook (
      • Upload your photo to our Facebook contest page before 11:59 p.m. on October 26, 2014.
      • Add the location on the photo caption.
      • Photos that are sent by email, mail or not uploaded to our Facebook profile will not be accepted. ookpix is not responsible for entries that are lost, late, delayed, incomplete or misdirected.

  4. Winning Photograph

    • The general public will select the Prize Winners from the Capture Canada photo gallery by clicking on the “Like” button on Facebook. The photo with the most “Likes” will become the winning photo. Entry and voting will simultaneously run from…

    • The Prize Winners will be announced and notified within five (5) business day after the closing of the Contest through Facebook. Arrangements will be made for receipt of the prize.

    • The Winner will be responsible for paying all local, provincial and federal income and other taxes if applicable, associated with the Prize.

  5. General Conditions

    • We reserve the right, at the Contest organizer’s sole discretion, to disqualify anyone posting offensive, immoral, denigrating, obscene images or photos that promotes or suggests racism, intolerance or hate or images otherwise deemed to be inappropriate for use in the Contest.

    • Winning constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use Prize Winner’s name, images, prize won, and photograph (all at ookpix’s sole discretion) for future advertising, publicity in any and all media now or hereafter devised throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission.

    • Contest Parties and their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”) are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, damaged, stolen, altered, garbled, incorrect, incomplete or delayed entries; all of which will be void.

    • Released Parties are not responsible for problems related to technical malfunctions of electronic equipment, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer hardware or software failures, phone lines, failure of any entry to be received by ookpix on account of technical problems, traffic, congestion on the internet or the website, or for any other technical problems including telecommunication, miscommunication or failure, and failed, lost, delayed, incomplete, garbled, or misdirected communications which may limit a contestant’s ability to participate in this Contest.

    • Released Parties are not responsible for any other errors or malfunctions of any kind, whether network, printing, typographical, human or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors or malfunctions with may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing or judging of entries, the announcement of the prize or in any Contest-related materials.

    • Mass entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices will be disqualified.

    • ookpix reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Contest in the event it becomes infected by a computer virus or is otherwise technically impaired, and to cancel or suspend the Contest in its entirety should tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Contest and, if terminated, at ookpix’s discretion, determine the Prize Winner using all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to time of cancellation using the selection procedure outlined above.

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