Afrikan Gallery is a movement to empower Africans to take their story into their own hands.
Before submitting to Afrikan Gallery, please read these Terms & Conditions for submitting photos (the “Terms”).
If you are not a resident of an African country, you may not submit photos to Afrikan Gallery and the services available on the websites and social media that Afrikan Gallery owns or controls (today or in the future). Our service may, from time-to-time, allow you to upload your photographs for a chance to be featured on our social media or website. Additionally, you may automatically submit your photo via email, or through Instagram or Facebook for a chance to be featured by Afrikan Gallery and in our promotions.
Any submission via social media sites is subject to all rules and regulations of such sites. If your photo is selected by African Gallery, it may be displayed or appear on the Sites, Afrikan Gallery‘s social media pages, Afrikan Gallery promotions for other users to see together with your name and associated social media profile information (such as your handle and profile picture), and any text, caption, ideas or other content of any kind included in your social media post or submission (collectively, with the photo, the “Submission”).
Afrikan Gallery is under no obligation to feature or post any Submission on the Sites, but may do so at its sole discretion. When you make a Submission to Afrikan Gallery in either of the manners described above, you acknowledge and agree that those Submissions are non-proprietary and non-confidential, may be made available to the general public and may be used in the manner described in these Terms.
SUBMITTING YOUR PHOTO TO AFRIKAN GALLERY THROUGH EITHER METHOD DESCRIBED ABOVE CONSTITUTES YOUR FULL AND UNCONDITIONAL AGREEMENT TO THESE TERMS.
IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ALL THESE TERMS THEN DO NOT SUBMIT YOUR PHOTO.
By submitting your photos, or by posting your photo and/or Submission with designated hashtags, you hereby irrevocably grant to, its subsidiaries, affiliates and assigns (collectively, “Licensees”) the absolute, non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual right, license and permission to use and otherwise exploit your Submission, all images, text and materials depicted therein and associated therewith, and your name (including your username and/or handle), photograph, likeness, image (including your profile image), words, voice and/or personal data (collectively, the “Likeness”) in whole or in part, on Afrikan Gallery’s public website, Afrikan Gallery social media sites, Afrikan Gallery marketing communications, and all other media now known or hereinafter created throughout the world, including, without limitation, the right to use, publish, display, reproduce, exhibit, distribute, copy, edit, change, modify, add to, subtract from or create derivative works therefrom for promotional purposes.
By uploading, posting or transmitting your Submission to Afrikan Gallery or to any of the Afrikan Gallery social media pages, or by posting your Photo and/or Submission with the certain hashtags, you hereby warrant that:
(i) you are a resident of an African Country; (ii) you are of the age of majority or older in the jurisdiction in which you reside; (iii) the Submission is owned by you and is your original creation; (iv) the Submission does not infringe the intellectual property, privacy or publicity rights or any other legal or moral rights of any third party, or violate applicable laws or regulations; and (v) you have obtained the rights from any and all third parties appearing in such Submission to use such third party’s name, image, likeness and any other third-party owned elements included in your Submission; you warrant that (vi) your Photos do not show profane, obscene or contain nudity or defamatory material, words, symbols or other material that may be offensive to persons based on race, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or socioeconomic or demographic characteristics.
By submitting your Photos, you understand and agree that Afrikan Gallery may decline to post your Photos or choose to delete your Photos, or any component thereof, at any time for any reason whatsoever. Afrikan Gallery reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify its Sites, social media pages and these Terms at any time.
Afrikan Gallery will always acknowledge you as the sole copyright owner of your photos and will not distribute or license your photos to third parties without prior confirmation.
AFRIKAN GALLERY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR THE ACTS, OMISSIONS AND CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTIES IN CONNECTION WITH OR RELATED TO VISITORS` USE OF THE SITES. VISITORS ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR THEIR USE OF AFRIKAN GALLERY’S SERVICES. IF THIS DISCLAIMER IS NOT ENFORCEABLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, IT MAY BE MODIFIED AT AFRIKAN GALLERY’S SOLE DISCRETION TO A FORM THAT IS ENFORCEABLE.
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