1) Sponsor

The Official Sponsor for the Photography contest is Samurai HQ Men's Skin & Shapes. For more information regarding Samurai's products,


2) Terms

  • Submission of Photography

    • Post your Entry Photo to the Samurai Photography Contest Group @ Flickr.  All Entries must include the following:
      • Title
      • Credits must include SamuraiHQ's Product.

  • More than one Entry is permitted
    • Entries must be submitted in conjunction with Second Life Avatar accounts

  • Deadline for Entry Submission
    • Entries will be accepted until May 3rd, 2016.  Entries beyond this date will not be considered for judging.

  • Restrictions
    • No copybotted items will be selected or permitted for entry. We will verify all winners against our customers database for proof of purchases.
    • No photography including full nudity or racial content
    • Photography must include Samurai HQ product(s)

  • Publishing Agreement
    • By submitting entries, all contestants agree that Samurai HQ may publish and display their photography

3) Who May Enter

Contest is open to everyone!  Provided they have the following:
  • Active Second Life Account (this will be verified)
  • Flickr Account (this is mandatory)
  • Have joined the Samurai HQ Photography Contest Group
  • You may enter unlimited images but you can upload one image a day
  • You cannot win a prize unless you comply with all of the rules requirements

4) How to Enter

Join the Samurai HQ Photography Contest Flickr Group to submit your entry.  (See entry Submission guidelines in Terms above)

5) Contest Prizes

  • Prize Descriptions
    • First Place: 30,000L
    • Second Place: 15,000L
    • Third Place: 5,000L
    • 5 Runner-Ups: Choice of Samurai HQ Mesh Head Full Package (One Tone)
  • Judging of Prize 
    • Judgement of Prizes will take place by Samurai HQ after the contest closes on May 3rd, 2016
  • Delivery of Prizes 
    • Winners will be contacted by Flickr mail to organize receipt of their prizes in-world


6) Winner List

Names and Photography of Winners will be published and displayed by Samurai HQ upon final decision, after May 3rd, 2016

7) Rights to Reject Entries

Samurai HQ reserves the rights to reject any entries or revoke winners that are deemed inappropriate or do not fall within the terms of these guidelines.

8) License

Samurai HQ maintains license on all photography entries submitted.

9) Reserved Rights

We reserves the right to cancel or modify the rules of the contest at any time


For any questions relating to these Contest Rules, please contact a Samurai HQ staff member.