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With 50% of the vote, Picture #1 has won our Totally Awesome 80s Photo Contest!

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INTRODUCTION. The Washington City Paper’s Totally Awesome 80’s Photo Contest (the “Contest”) gives participants the opportunity to compete for the best 80’s Photo. Entrants may submit their best 1980’s photo for a chance to win a grand prize. Washington City Paper reserves the right to choose finalist to compete for the grand prize. City Paper readers will vote on 10 finalists (selected by City Paper Judges). The grand prize winner will be the photo with the most votes. The winner would win a gift pack from downtown Silver Spring valued at $500!

Photos may be emailed to contests@washingtoncitypaper.com or mail to:

Totally Awesome 80’s Contest
Washington City Paper
2390 Champlain Street NW
Washington DC 20009

Photographs must be submitted by September 3, 2008 to be eligible for entry.
Submitted photographs will not be returned. Please do not submit original copies.
Electronic images must be in JPEG (.jpeg, .jpg) format, with dimensions between 200 and 640 pixels. File size must be no larger than 200 KB.
Please do not submit photos of anyone who has not consented to be photographed for the contest
There is no fee to enter the photo contest; however, you are responsible for any costs you may incur for creating and submitting your photo. By submitting your photo, you grant Washington City Paper the right to use it for any purpose and with appropriate attribution as to its creator and/or source.
There is a limit of one entry per eligible participant.
As conditions of entry into a Contest, and by uploading an Entry, each Entrant warrants and represents that uploaded Entry (a) is your original work, (b) does not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity; (d) that you have obtained permission from a person who’s name, likeness or voice is used in the photograph (e) and that publication of the photograph via various media including Web posting, will not infringe on the rights of any third party rights. Any such entrant will indemnify and hold harmless Washington City Paper from any claims to the contrary.
City Paper employees are not eligible for contest.
The prize is not redeemable in cash and must be accepted as awarded.
By entering this Contest, and to the extent allowed by law, entrants grant Washington City Paper and each of their affiliates, licensees, promotional partners, and third party marketing entities the absolute right and permission to edit, modify, cut, rearrange, add to, delete from, copy, reproduce, translate, adapt, publish, exploit, and use the content of and elements embodied in the photo submission, entries, and the entries themselves, in perpetuity in any and all media, including but not limited to digital and electronic media, computer, audio and audiovisual media (whether now existing or hereafter devised), in any language, throughout the world, and in any manner, for trade, advertising, promotional, commercial or any other purposes without further review, notice, approval, consideration, or compensation. Entrants waive Washington City Paper and each of their affiliates from any and all claims that entrants may now or hereafter have in any jurisdiction based on any claims.
Public Voting will be held September 3 – September 10, 2008 (Winner Selected and Notified on September 15, 2008)
Submit your 80’s photo for a chance to win:


The first 5 photo entries will receive 2 pairs of tickets to the Friday, August 29, or Sunday, August 31 showing of the 1980’s classic Near Dark.

Totally Awesome: Films of the 1980s
July 6 through September 6