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Win a day shadowing world renowned photographer Clive Barda

WIN a day with the renowned photographer Clive Barda whose experience of photographing international stars of classical music, opera and ballet spans more than 40 years. Clive has photographed most of the key artists during that time, many of them at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden.

Clive Barda’s work can be seen in a special retrospective exhibition called EXPOSURE! in the barns at the High House Production Park, Purfleet from Sunday 14 until Saturday 20 October.

Full details can be found at www.roh.org.uk/barda

During the exhibition, you are invited to take portraits of people in the stunning High House Production Park landscape. Take a self portrait, bring a friend or capture someone hard at work in the Production Park. Royal Opera House scenic artists and craftspeople may be photographed in their workplace in the Bob and Tamar Manoukian Production Workshop at certain times. This will be at a specified time each day and must be pre-booked.

Young Person’s Competition

Young people under 18 are also welcome to take part in the competition for a chance to win a catalogue of the exhibition signed by Clive Barda.

All photographs must be taken on the site at the High House Production Park during the time of Exposure!. They must be submitted by email to getinvolved@roh.org.uk by Friday 26 October 2012.

For further information or to book a place to photograph the scenic artists, please email: getinvolved@roh.org.uk

Photography Competition Terms and Conditions

Any entries received after Friday 26 October (midnight) will not be considered.

Maximum three entries per person. Each entry must be labelled with a title of your choice.

Only entries submitted to getinvolved@roh.org.uk and labelled with a valid email address or contact telephone number, number of entries and age of entrant if under 18 will be considered.

Email attachment size must not exceed 2MB per email (unless you are using a file transfer service).

The winner will be chosen by Clive Barda within 14 days of the deadline. The judge’s decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into.

The dates for a day with Clive Barda will be advised to the winner once he or she has been announced and will be fixed during a period of six months and is non-negotiable. Travel and accommodation on the day are not included. The prize has no cash value.

For under 18s the prize is a signed catalogue of EXPOSURE! by Clive Barda.

Prizes are non-negotiable and no alternative prize will be offered.

By submitting an entry for the competition, the entrant warrants and represents that the work is their original work and does not infringe the copyright or any other right of any person.

Entries may be used in future for Royal Opera House publicity or in regional media.

Entrants will be required to evidence permission from the subjects in their images. A photo permission form can be obtained by emailing getinvolved@roh.org.uk

The Royal Opera House takes no responsibility for late or lost entries or any event beyond the control of the Royal Opera House.

The Royal Opera House reserves the right to cancel this competition without any notice at any stage if it is deemed necessary at the absolute discretion of the Royal Opera House or where events beyond its control prevent the proper administration of the competition.

Royal Opera House Thurrock

Photographic and Filming Consent

Clive Barda Photography Competition

NAME OF PHOTOGRAPHER: _____________________________________

NAME(S) OF SUBJECT(S) IN PHOTOGRAPH: _______________________

I hereby give permission for the photograph containing an image of myself to be entered into the Royal Opera House Thurrock Clive Barda Photography Competition

I understand these images may be employed to publicise and promote the work of the Royal Opera House in its own publications/websites and in local or national press.

I give my consent


I do NOT give consent

Name (SUBJECT OF PHOTOGRAPH): _________________________________

Contact no: _______________________________Email: ________________





Name (PARENT OF SUBJECT OF PHOTOGRAPH): _________________

Office use only: Date received:

Photographs submitted may be used for publicity on posters, flyers, websites, etc as well as by local and national press. Names of individuals in the photographs will not be stated unless prior permission has been obtained.

To comply with the Data Protection Act 1998, Royal Opera House Thurrock requests permission to take and use photographs and film for publicity/promotional purposes.

If you have any queries, please contact Royal Opera House Thurrock: 01708 891900.


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