Do More Of What You Love 1M Item Challenge Terms & Conditions

Full Terms and Conditions

We’re Envato – the promoter of the 1M Item Challenge, and these are our terms – please read them!

The 1M Item Challenge runs from 11.59pm Thursday 7th February 2019 AEDT until 11:59pm, Friday 31st May 2019 AEST. No entries will be accepted after that time.

All approved Elements Authors are eligible to participate in this promotion provided they are over the age of 18.

To be eligible for one of the prizes, Envato Elements approved Authors must complete and submit the pledge entry form and pledge to publish 10% or 2 items (whichever is greater) above their previous 90 days published item total (between November 9, 2018 – February 7, 2019). Items must be published and approved on Elements before the closing date of the 1M Item Challenge (11.59pm, Friday 31st May 2019).

Only new items uploaded and published to Elements within the 1M Item Challenge time period, and still published at the closing date (i.e., not removed by you or Envato), are eligible to enter.

Additionally, if we discover after the closing date, that the items submitted do not meet our usual quality standards or eligibility required, it is within our discretion not to award a particular prize.

As an Author with Envato Elements you’re given the important responsibility and freedom to manage your own portfolio. During the 1M Item Challenge, it’s important that you upload only your best quality items. Only items that meet our quality and integrity requirements for Elements are eligible to win. We may disable or delete any items that fail to meet our standards. Authors whose items fail to meet quality standards may be disqualified from the 1M Item Challenge, or may have their upload rights suspended, disabled, or their Elements account disabled permanently.

Full prize terms and conditions are outlined below.

We will announce the winners on the Envato Elements forum & contact the winners via email.

All decisions made about this promotion by the judges and the promoter are final.

All item submissions are governed by the terms of the Envato Author Terms.

We’ll only use your information for the purposes of managing and administering this promotion, as detailed below – you can’t enter without giving us some information so we know who wins and how to get a prize to you! If the law requires it, we may report the prize winner and prize details to the relevant tax Authorities. Please see our privacy policy for more information about how we deal with personal information.

The winner may be requested to take part in promotional activity related to the 1M Item Challenge and the winner shall participate in such activity on Envato’s reasonable request. The winner consents to the use by Envato, both before and after the closing date of the promotion for an unlimited time, of the winner’s Envato username, name and items for publicity purposes (in any medium, including still photographs and video, and on the internet) and in advertising, marketing or promotional material without additional compensation or prior notice and in entering the 1M Item Challenge, all entrants consent to the same.

Play fair! We reserve the right not to award prizes, to disqualify entrants, and to discontinue the 1M Item Challenge if we believe there is any illegal or fraudulent behaviour, and also to cancel the promotion if there are any circumstances that mean the promotion can’t be run as planned, this includes technical issues, hacking, natural disasters and anything else beyond our control. We also reserve the right not to award all prizes if there are not enough entrants we deem worthy of winning.

Entrants are responsible for meeting any tax obligations that come up as a result of this promotion. However, we may withhold any part of the prize money if the law requires us to.

You promise to us that any information that you have given to us is true and correct and your published items are your own original creation and work, and does not infringe the rights (including copyright) of any other person. You promise to indemnify us in relation to any loss or damage resulting from any breach of this promise whether it is on purpose or not.

Pledge Incentive Terms

To be eligible for this prize, Envato Elements approved Authors must complete and submit the pledge entry form before 11.59pm, Thursday 28th February 2019 AEDT. Authors who complete the pledge entry form before this date will be entered into the draw to win a prize. Authors must meet the full 1M Item Challenge Terms and Conditions to be eligible for the prize draw.

Authors can still submit a pledge entry form after 28th February 2019, however they will not be entered into this prize draw (they will be eligible for the other prizes).

Five winners will be chosen from a random draw of all eligible entries (pledges) received in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. The draw will take place in March 2019.

The five winners will each receive a $1,000 (usd) travel voucher as a prize.

Envato accepts no responsibility for any costs associated with the prize and not specifically included in the prize.

The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.

Envato retains the right to substitute the prize with another prize of similar value in the event the original prize offered is not available.

The winner will be notified by email on or before 1st April 2019 and must provide their full name and a postal address to claim their prize. If the winner does not respond to Envato within 7 days of being notified by Envato, then the winner’s prize will be forfeited and Envato shall be entitled to select another winner in accordance with the process described above (including responding to the notification of their win within 7 days or else they will also forfeit their prize). If a winner rejects their prize or the entry is in breach of the overall promotion Terms and Conditions, the winner’s prize will be forfeited and Envato is be entitled to select another winner.

Item Target Terms

To be eligible for this prize, Envato Elements approved Authors must complete and submit the pledge entry form before the closing date of the 1M Item Challenge (11.59pm, Friday 31st May 2019).

If and when the Elements Authors have pledged a total of 1 million items, all Authors who submitted a pledge entry form will receive a series of individualized insights emails for three months. The first email will be delivered within one month of the 1 million item pledge being achieved and the remaining emails will be delivered fortnightly.

Envato accepts no responsibility for the delivery of the insights email (including if an Author has blocked Envato or unsubscribed from Envato emails).  

The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.

Authors must meet the full 1M Item Challenge Terms and Conditions to be eligible for the prize.

Monthly Draw Terms

To be eligible for monthly prize draws, Envato Elements approved Authors must complete and submit the pledge entry form and pledge to publish 10% or 2 items (whichever is greater) above their previous 90 days published item total (between November 9, 2018 – February 7, 2019). Items must be published and approved on Elements before the closing date of the 1M Item Challenge (11.59pm, Friday 31st May 2019).

Authors who meet their pledge target in a given month will be entered into a monthly draw to win a prize. This means that Authors who complete their pledge target in March will be entered into the March monthly draw. There may be multiple monthly draws occurring at the same time.

Authors who do not reach their pledge target during the month of that monthly draw will not qualify and will be excluded from that month’s prize draw.

The maximum number of entries an Author can have in a monthly draw is one. If an Author submits more than one pledge, they will not receive additional entries into the monthly draw.

Authors must meet the full 1M Item Challenge Terms and Conditions to be eligible for the prize draw.

One winner will be chosen from a random draw of all eligible entries (pledges) received in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. The prize draw will take place once a month during the 1M Item Challenge, which will be in April for the March prize draw, May for the April prize draw, and June for the May prize draw.

The winner will receive the prizes outlined below;

Photos Author Monthly Draw

One winner (per month) will be able to choose one of the following prizes;

  • Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Lens.
  • Nikon Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8 Lens.
  • Canon EOS 6D DSLR Camera (Body Only).
  • Gitzo GT1555T Series 1 Traveler Carbon Fiber Tripod with Center Ball Head.

Video Author Monthly Draw

One winner (per month) will be able to choose one of the following prizes;

  • B-Camera: (Sony Alpha a6500 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) or Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K).
  • Handheld Gimbal: (DJI Ronin-M Handheld 3-Axis Camera Gimbal or DJI Ronin-S).
  • Camera Slider: (Edelkrone SliderPLUS and Slide Module v2).
  • Professional Video Recorder: (Atomos Ninja V 5″ 4K HDMI Recording Monitor Kit with 2 L-Series Batteries, Charger, and Power Adapter or Atmos Shogun Flame or Inferno).
  • Hard Drive Array: OWC / Other World Computing ThunderBay 4 16TB (4 x 4TB) Four-Bay Thunderbolt RAID Array (JBOD Edition).
  • Desktop Graphics Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti FTW2 GAMING 08G-P4-6775-KR, 8GB GDDR5 iCX – 9 Thermal Sensors & RGB LED G/P/M.

Graphics Author Monthly Draw

One winner (per month) will be able to choose one of the following prizes;

  • Wacom Cintiq 13HD 13.3″ Creative Pen Display.
  • 11 inch iPad Pro (Wifi only) and Pencil.
  • 12.9 inch iPad Pro (Wifi only) without Pencil.

Other Item Types Monthly Draw

Two winners (per month) will each be able to choose one of the following prizes;

  • $1,000 B&H Photo Video Gift Card (https://www.bhphotovideo.com/).
  • $1,000 Travel Voucher.

Envato accepts no responsibility for any costs associated with the prize and not specifically included in the prize (including import or customs duties and/or additional shipping charges).

The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.

Envato retains the right to substitute the prize with another prize of similar value in the event the original prize offered is not available.

The prize will be sent to the winner by Envato by post.

The winner will be notified by email within 7 days of winning the prize draw and must provide their full name and a postal address to claim their prize. If the winner does not respond to Envato within 7 days of being notified by Envato, then the winner’s prize will be forfeited and Envato shall be entitled to select another winner in accordance with the process described above (including responding to the notification of their win within 7 days or else they will also forfeit their prize). If a winner rejects their prize or the entry is in breach of the overall promotion Terms and Conditions, the winner’s prize will be forfeited and Envato is be entitled to select another winner.