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RICOH Engagement Forum Monthly Photo Contest for USA Users to Win a PENTAX K-S1 Camera: Submit Photos with Commentaries Before 11:59:59 a.m. MST, Dec.30, 2014

The RICOH Engagement Forum is the “definitive online environment for you to discuss anything and everything related to Ricoh and Pentax cameras.”

Eligibility to participate in the Contest or to win prizes is limited to individual persons at least twenty-one (21) years of age or older as of the date of entry, who are legal residents of the United States or its territories and possessions, and are members of the RICOH Engagement Forum.

  • Each month Ricoh judges will review the entries and award one winner a Ricoh or Pentax prize.
  • December’s winning photographer will receive a Pentax K-S1.

  • You may enter by going to the Contest page on the Ricoh Engagement Forum at and submitting your photo. You may enter up to three (3) photos during the Contest Period. Submit photos with commentary of 200 words or less describing the photo, the story behind the photo and the Ricoh product used to capture the image.  You should view your entry to ensure the images have been properly uploaded.
  •  Winner. One (1) winner will be selected based on the most creative, depictive use of the photo theme of the contest as determined by Ricoh in its sole discretion from all eligible entries received prior to 12:00pm MST on December 30, 2014.
  • Prize/Odds. In accordance with these Official Rules, the following prize will be awarded: One (1) winner will receive a PENTAX K-S1. The approximate retail value of the prize is $699.95. Odds of winning the prize depend on number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period as well as the entrant’s photo and story and cannot be determined at this time.

Except where prohibited by law, by entering the Contest, you hereby grant Ricoh the right to print, publish, broadcast and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter developed, including but not limited to the world wide web, at any time or times, your name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, biographical information, including the photos submitted and any description of the photo or story submitted with your entry as news or information and for advertising and promotional purposes without additional consideration; and further, Ricoh may request that the winner without such additional compensation, appear for, or provide biographical information for use in, any presentation or other activity which may include filming/audio/video/electronic or other recordings and/or interviews, as may be determined from time to time by Ricoh. Failure of winner to make such appearances or grant such rights may result in disqualification with an alternate winner or potential winner selected; and while not obligated to do so, Ricoh may, in their sole discretion, bear such reasonable costs and expenses which Ricoh, in its sole discretion, deems appropriate for winners or potential winners to appear for a presentation or other activity. As a condition of being awarded any prize, except where prohibited by law, winners may be required to execute a consent to the use of their name, address, likeness and/or prize information, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further permission or compensation.

Please click here for the full OFFICIAL RULES FOR RICOH Engagement Forum Monthly Photo Contest.

Good Luck!

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