From the Watch.tv Blog today comes info on this $10,000 Contest:
As anyone who follows us across all of the social sites knows, we love video here at .tv. In fact, not only do we love video, but we also love all of our fans and followers who are making great online video. So, when we started talking about new ways of telling the .tv story, it seemed really obvious – let YOU do it!
We know that all of you watch commercials and online video spots and think, “I can do WAY better than that!” Well, we here at .tv we want you to show us what you’ve got and enter for a chance to win $10,000! Starting September 13th we want you to upload your own commercial (between 30 and 60 seconds) to Facebook.com/WatchDotTV that tells everyone why you should Get Seen on.tv! The winning entry may also be used as part of an upcoming .tv online campaign. We’re looking for videos that are fun, original, creative…and family-friendly!
We’ also have some great prizes!
The Grand Prize: $10,000 (and the winning entry may also be used as part of an upcoming .tv online campaign!)
First Prize: A Canon 7D with 28mm-135mm lens (Estimated retail value $2,200)
Second Prize: A Panasonic GH2 with a 14mm – 140mm lens (Estimated retail value $1,500)
See our Official Rules here:
All Entries will be judged by a panel consisting of online video experts (we’ll announce them in a couple of weeks) and representatives from Verisign, Inc., who will pick the Top 10 Entries. Starting November 3rd, we’ll post the Top Ten Entries on the Facebook.com/WatchDotTV page for public voting.
Voting will end November 13th at 11:59:59 PST and we’ll announce our Grand, First and Second Prize winners on or about December 1, 2011.
For full details on how to enter and the Official Rules, visit Facebook.com/WatchDotTV.
Are you ready to take your shot? Show us why you should Get Seen on.tv!
Good luck and we can’t wait to see what you come up with!
Make a .tv Commercial Contest starts on September 13, 2011 at 12:00:00 AM ET and ends on October 23, 2011 at 11:59:59 PM ET. Open only to legal residents of the 50 US/DC (excluding Puerto Rico), 18 years or older at the time of entry. Grand Prize is a $10,000 check payable to the winner. First Prize is a Canon 7D Camera with 28mm – 135 mm lens valued at $2,200.00. Second Prize is a Panasonic GH2 Camera with 14mm – 140mm lens valued at $1,500.00. Click on Official Rules for details on entry instructions, and restrictions. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: VeriSign, Inc, 21345 Ridgetop Circle, Dulles, VA 20166. Subject to full Official Rules.
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