Summer Triptych Giveaway

Ken Allen Studios announces the SUMMER TRIPTYCH GIVEAWAY!

Deadline: Friday August 2nd, 2013 ENDED

We’re awarding 30 photographers a free ink-jet print of their work. To enter, follow the instructions below to connect with us on social media, and get ready to send us your square triptych series.

10 by 24 inch print containing three square images.

Reference this diagram when preparing your triptych series. Submit three images (at least 1800 x 1800 pixels), and we will take care of the layout.


  1. Sign up for our monthly newsletter (we never share your email with anyone, and our emails are pretty infrequent, just enough to stay in touch.)
  2. Like the Ken Allen Facebook page  (extra bonus if you Share this post on your Facebook wall we’ll give you an extra copy to share with a friend in real life.)
  3. Email us your three square images (at least 1800 x 1800 pixels) for printing to:

See full terms below for additional information.


The Contest ends after the first thirty (30) valid entries are received or by Friday August 2nd at 11:59 pm EDT, whichever is first. No late submissions will be accepted. Winners will be posted by August 31st, 2013.


To enter electronically, please visit KenAllenNews and choose the current contest in the blog feed. Sign up for our newsletter, like us on FaceBook, and send three (3) jpeg files to info[at] Digital images should be SQUARE, with minimum dimensions of 1,800 pixels by 1,800 pixels. The JPEG file  should not be larger than 1.5 megabyte EACH.  Images may be color profiled in sRGB, Adobe-1998, or ProPhoto. The images will be printed on one piece of 10×24 inch paper, with no cutting. If you want the images in a certain order please number them from left to right: 1, 2, and 3.

The first thirty people to complete all three steps by the deadline will be awarded the free print, not including delivery. Entry is only valid by email submission. There is no entry fee.

Each of the three submitted photographs, in their entirety, must be a single work of original material taken by the Contest entrant. By entering the Contest, entrant represents, acknowledges and warrants that the submitted photograph is an original work created solely by the entrant; that the photograph does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity; and that no other party has any right, title, claim or interest in the photograph.

The entries will be selected in accordance with the selection, as defined below. Entries must be made by the authorized Facebook account holder associated with the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry.


The print features the highest quality heavy stock paper and has a retail value of $112. If you are one of the first thirty people to complete the entry process and submit three (3) square printable JPEG’s by the deadline, Ken Allen Studios (KAS) will test the files internally and make the final decision on the print characteristics. The images will be printed on a 10×24 inch cut sheet paper of Hahnemühle Photo Rag 500 GSM, using one of KAS’s inkjet printers. Each of the three images will be printed at 6×6 inches and spaced evenly as shown in the entry graphic. There are no reprints, retouching or post production services provided.


KAS is a local business and requests that your free print is picked up during normal business hours. A shipping option is available at the expense of the winner. Prints must be picked up or shipping payment made by Friday August 31st, 2013. Please include an address with your image submission for a shipping estimate.


Is based on being one of the first thirty people to complete the entry process. Images of low quality or that KAS believes are not the property of the submitter will be eliminated.

Sponsors reserve the right to award giveaways up to the first 30 eligible entries. In the event that fewer than 30 entries are received that meet the minimum judging criteria, Sponsors reserve the right to give away fewer awards at their sole discretion. Decisions of the Sponsors are final and binding.


By participating, entrants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless KAS and their respective partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives from any claims, losses, and damages arising out of their participation in this Contest or any Contest-related activities and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded hereunder.

Sponsors assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission; communications line failure; theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to Contest entries or entry forms; or alteration of entries or entry forms. Sponsors are not responsible for any problems with or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail entry to be received due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site, human errors of any kind, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computers related to or resulting from participation, uploading or downloading of any materials related to this Contest.


This Contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Certain restrictions may apply. Entries void if the Sponsor determines the entry to not be an original, or if the entries are illegible, incomplete, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error or obtained through fraud or theft.

Participants also agree (a) to be bound by these Official Rules; (b) that the decisions of KAS are final on all matters relating to the Contest; and (c) if he/she wins that Sponsor may use each winner’s name, photograph, and/or likeness in any publicity or advertising relating to the Contest without compensation or approval. All federal, state and local taxes, fees and surcharges on prizes are the sole responsibility of the prize winners. In the event that the selected winner(s) of any prize are/is ineligible or refuses the prize, the prize will be forfeited and Sponsors, in their sole discretion, may choose whether to award the prize to another entrant. We do not share your address with others for any reason.


Ken Allen Studios, LLC (KAS), 50 South 1st Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249.


Employees of Ken Allen Studios, LLC., and each of their affiliates, subsidiaries and agents, and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live) or persons living in the same households of such individuals, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win a prize. Entrants must be at least 18 years of age as of the date of entry. CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.


If for any reason the Contest is not capable of running as planned, due to infection by computer virus, bugs, worms, trojan horses, denial of service attacks, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, Sponsors reserve the right, at their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual(s) who tamper with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest.