Faqs

  1. Are there any qualifications required to enter the contest?
  2. How do I participate?
  3. Is there any fee to enter the contest?
  4. Are entries limited to submissions taken with only professional photography equipment?
  5. Can I win more than 1 Prize in the Special Category via Social Media? (Most Meaningful & Top 10 Most Liked)
  6. If I have been selected as a winner in the Special Category via Social Media’s Most Meaningful Category, would I still be able to win the Main Category via Microsite prize?
  7. If I have been selected as a winner in the Special Category via Social Media’s Most Meaningful Category, would I still be eligible to win the Grand Prize of a Gamuda Land property?
  8. If I have been selected as a winner in the Special Category via Social Media’s Top 10 Most Liked, would I still be eligible to win the Grand Prize of a Gamuda Land property?
  9. Can I participate by submitting a printed photo?
  10. Will submitted works be returned?
  11. How do I know if my submission had been submitted?
  12. Please tell me the size and format.
  13. Can edited photos be submitted? To what degree can photos be edited and submitted?
  14. Is it possible for a group to submit a single work?
  15. Is it possible to submit a scan of a photograph taken with a film camera?
  16. The photo is watermarked and/or includes copyright information. Is it possible to submit it? Also, is it recommended to copyright submitted works?
  17. What is the contest period?
  18. Is it possible to submit works that are also submitted or will be submitted to another contest?
  19. My photo has a date stamp. Can I submit it?
  20. Can I apply under a nickname? I do not want my real name to be made public.
  21. Is it possible to submit multiple photos in the same monthly theme?
  22. After submission, is it possible to delete my entry and resubmit a separate photo?
  23. What will happen if I leave part of the entry form blank by mistake?
  24. What will happen if my data is lost or damaged due to an incident during data transmission?
  25. Is it possible to submit entries through as a CD-R?
  26. My image is not uploading/ I have trouble uploading my image.
  27. Can I submit by smartphone or tablet?
  28. I can't submit. I don't understand how to submit.
  29. There was an error.
  30. Is it possible to submit the same image for both categories (Main Category via microsite and Special Category via social media)
  31. Is it possible to submit the same photo in different theme?
  32. Is it necessary to participate in both the Main Category and Special Category to win the Campaign Grand Prize?
  33. Who are the judges?
  34. Will I be able to receive an evaluation and advice from the judges?
  35. How are the results determined?
  36. When will results be available, and how will I know them?
  37. I didn't win a prize. Please tell me the reason.
  38. If I win a prize, will the prize be sent to me?
  39. Is it possible to receive my prize if I cannot attend the prize giving ceremony?
  40. Can I exchange the Grand Prize(Gamuda Land property) for cash instead?
  41. If I won the Gamuda Land Property, can I transfer it to another person?
  42. Will I be qualified to receive prizes under the non-GL Friends category if I am a GL Friends member?
  43. Will I be qualified to receive gifts under the GL Friends category if I am non-GL Friends member?
  44. How can I be qualified as GL Friends? What are the benefits?
  1. Are there any qualifications required to enter the contest? You have to be 18 years and above (as per your IC) and registered as our member via Gamuda Land mobile app (FOC) [iOS | Android] to enter the contest.
  2. How do I participate? Please visit here for further details.
  3. Is there any fee to enter the contest? There is no fee to participate. However, you are responsible for costs associated with the contest i.e. travelling expenses, equipment, talent fee etc.
  4. Are entries limited to submissions taken with only professional photography equipment? You may use any types of cameras to shoot your submission for the contest. Kindly adhere to the monthly theme of submission and category you are participating in.
  5. Can I win more than 1 Prize in the Special Category via Social Media? (Most Meaningful & Top 10 Most Liked) Yes, your entry will be eligible for both prizes.
  6. If I have been selected as a winner in the Special Category via Social Media’s Most Meaningful Category, would I still be able to win the Main Category via Microsite prize? You would need to submit a different photograph for Main Category via Microsite Category.
  7. If I have been selected as a winner in the Special Category via Social Media’s Most Meaningful Category, would I still be eligible to win the Grand Prize of a Gamuda Land property? Yes. Winners in the Special Category via Social Media’s Most Meaningful Category will still be eligible to win the Grand Prize of Gamuda Land property.
  8. If I have been selected as a winner in the Special Category via Social Media’s Top 10 Most Liked, would I still be eligible to win the Grand Prize of a Gamuda Land property? No.Only winners of the Main Category via Microsite Monthly first prize and Special Category via Social Media Most Meaningful winners will be eligible to win the Grand Prize.
  9. Can I participate by submitting a printed photo? Entries are only accepted through online submission via the platform listed here. Kindly submit the JPEG file with a minimum file size of 1MB (not exceeding 5MB).
  10. Will submitted works be returned? No, submitted works will not be returned.
  11. How do I know if my submission had been submitted? You may check on the entry submission page on the website to view your submission(s).
  12. Please tell me the size and format. For photos submitted through the microsite, image size for oneeach submission must be at least 1MB and not exceed 5MB. Photos must be in JPEG format. However, you may need to submit the original hi-resolution file to Gamuda Land upon request.
  13. Can edited photos be submitted? To what degree can photos be edited and submitted? Please refer to the T&C under Submission of Entries, item no. 21 and 22 on the allowed editing requirements.
  14. Is it possible for a group to submit a single work? Works submitted by a group must be entered under the name of one representative. Therefore, should the photo win, the individual representative will receive the award on behalf of the group.
  15. Is it possible to submit a scan of a photograph taken with a film camera?
 No, all submissions are required to be in a digital format. It is recommended for participants to keep the high-resolution image should it be requested by Gamuda Land.
  16. The photo is watermarked and/or includes copyright information. Is it possible to submit it? Also, is it recommended to copyright submitted works? No, for your photo to be eligible, photos submitted are required to be free of watermark and copyright.
  17. What is the contest period? The contest period is from 12.00am on1st January to 23.59pm on 30th April 2020.
  18. Is it possible to submit works that are also submitted or will be submitted to another contest? You may not submit photos that have previously been submitted or with the intention to submit to other contests, including works that are similar to those submitted to other contests.
  19. My photo has a date stamp. Can I submit it? No, for this contest you may not submit photos with a date stamp.
  20. Can I apply under a nickname? I do not want my real name to be made public. You are not allowed to apply under a nickname. Please use your real name during submission. Please be aware that your real name will be displayed in the gallery with your winning photo.
  21. Is it possible to submit multiple photos in the same monthly theme? Yes. But only 5 photos(max.) are allowed to be submitted for each category and theme.
  22. After submission, is it possible to delete my entry and resubmit a separate photo? Yes. If you want to change your submission, kindly login and resubmit a new photo.
  23. What will happen if I leave part of the entry form blank by mistake? The entry form cannot be sent unless all required sections have been completed. Any mandatory sections which have been skipped will be indicated on the screen, so please take note and fill in the relevant sections.
  24. What will happen if my data is lost or damaged due to an incident during data transmission? Kindly ensure to make a backup copy and store your data prior to submission. Gamuda Land will not be responsible for any loss or damage to any data submitted.
  25. Is it possible to submit entries through as a CD-R? We only accept submission through the platforms listed here.
  26. My image is not uploading/ I have trouble uploading my image. Please review the instructions from here. If this does not resolve your issue, please send an enquiry to throughyourlens@gamudaland.com.my.
  27. Can I submit by smartphone or tablet? Yes, you may submit through the browser, FB or Instagram on your smartphone or tablet.  
  28. I can't submit. I don't understand how to submit. Please review the instructions here. If this does not resolve your issue, please send an enquiry throughyourlens@gamudaland.com.my.
  29. There was an error. Please review the instructions here. If this does not resolve your issue, please send an enquiry to throughyourlens@gamudaland.com.my.
  30. Is it possible to submit the same image for both categories (Main Category via microsite and Special Category via social media) Yes, you can submit the same photo for both categories provided the tagging and hashtags have been applied correctly.
  31. Is it possible to submit the same photo in different theme? No, kindly ensure that photos submitted in a theme may not be used in another.
  32. Is it necessary to participate in both the Main Category and Special Category to win the Campaign Grand Prize? No, you are not required to participate in both categories to win the campaign’s Grand Prize (a Gamuda Land property/ RM20,000). You may select to participate in either category. Only winners of the Monthly first prize (Main Category via Microsite) and Special Category via Social MediaMost Meaningful category are eligible to win the Grand Prize.
  33. Who are the judges? The judges are from a panel of distinguished photographers from The Star Media Group, Sin Chew Media Corp, National Geographic, a certified photographer from Canon Malaysia and representatives from Gamuda Land.
  34. Will I be able to receive an evaluation and advice from the judges? The judges are unable to provide evaluation or advice. Participants may refer to www.gamudaland.com.my/throughyourlens for the category direction.
  35. How are the results determined? The judges will score the photos based on the judging criteria as stated here.
  36. When will results be available, and how will I know them? Please visit our website, FB and Instagram for winners’ announcement.
  37. I didn't win a prize. Please tell me the reason. We are unable to provide evaluations or comments for every submission.
  38. If I win a prize, will the prize be sent to me? Winners will be contacted individually regarding the prize giving method. Winners will be required to attend the prize giving ceremonies held at selected locations.
  39. Is it possible to receive my prize if I cannot attend the prize giving ceremony? Yes, you may send a representative to be present along with a letter of authorization to avoid your prize being forfeited.
  40. Can I exchange the Grand Prize(Gamuda Land property) for cash instead? No, it is not possible to receive cash in lieu of the property.
  41. If I won the Gamuda Land Property, can I transfer it to another person? You may transfer the property after you have signed the Sales and Purchase agreement.
  42. Will I be qualified to receive prizes under the non-GL Friends category if I am a GL Friends member? No, GL Friends will only be entitled to receive the prizes listed under the GL Friends category only.
  43. Will I be qualified to receive gifts under the GL Friends category if I am non-GL Friends member? No, non-GL Friends will only be entitled to receive the prizes listed under the non-GL Friends category only.
  44. How can I be qualified as GL Friends? What are the benefits? Please visit here for more details.

You have to be 18 years and above (as per your IC) and registered as our member via Gamuda Land mobile app (FOC) [iOS | Android] to enter the contest.

Please visit here for further details.

There are no participation fees for the contest. However, you are responsible for costs associated in participating in the contest i.e. travelling expenses, equipment, talent fee etc.

You may use any types of cameras to shoot your submission for the contest. Kindly adhere to the monthly theme of submission and category you are participating in.

Yes, your entry will be eligible for both prizes.

You would need to submit a different photograph for Main Category via Microsite Category.

Yes. Winners in the Special Category via Social Media’s Most Meaningful Category will still be eligible to win the Grand Prize of Gamuda Land property.

No.Only winners of the Main Category via Microsite Monthly first prize and Special Category via Social Media Most Meaningful winners will be eligible to win the Grand Prize.

No. Entries are only accepted through online submission via the platform listed here. Kindly submit the JPEG file with a minimum file size of 1MB (not exceeding 5MB).

No, submitted works will not be returned.

You may check on the entry submission page on the website to view your submission(s).

For photos submitted through the microsite, image size for each submission must be at least 1MB and not exceed 5MB. Photos must be in JPEG format. However, you may need to submit the original hi-resolution file to Gamuda Land upon request.

Please refer to the T&C under Submission of Entries, item no. 21 and 22 on the allowed editing requirements.

Works submitted by a group must be entered under the name of one representative. Therefore, should the photo win, the individual representative will receive the award on behalf of the group.

No, all submissions are required to be in a digital format. It is recommended for participants to keep the high-resolution image should it be requested by Gamuda Land

No, for your photo to be eligible, photos submitted are required to be free of watermark and copyright.

The contest period is from 12.00am on1st January to 23.59pm on 30th April 2020.

You may not submit photos that have previously been submitted or with the intention to submit to other contests, including works that are similar to those submitted to other contests.

No, for this contest you may not submit photos with a date stamp.

You are not allowed to apply under a nickname. Please use your real name during submission. Please be aware that your real name will be displayed in the gallery with your winning photo.

Yes. But only 5 photos (max.) are allowed to be submitted for each category and theme.
Yes. If you want to change your submission, kindly login and resubmit a new photo.
The entry form cannot be sent unless all required sections have been completed. Any mandatory sections which have been skipped will be indicated on the screen, so please take note and fill in the relevant sections.
Kindly ensure to make a backup copy and store your data prior to submission. Gamuda Land will not be responsible for any loss or damage to any data submitted.
We only accept submission through the platforms listed here.
Please review the instructions from here. If this does not resolve your issue, please send an enquiry to throughyourlens@gamudaland.com.my.
Yes, you may submit through the browser, FB or Instagram on your smartphone or tablet.
Please review the instructions here. If this does not resolve your issue, please send an enquiry to throughyourlens@gamudaland.com.my.
Please review the instructions here. If this does not resolve your issue, please send an enquiry to throughyourlens@gamudaland.com.my.
Yes, you can submit the same photo for both categories provided the tagging and hashtags have been applied correctly.
No, kindly ensure that photos submitted in a theme may not be used in another.
No, you are not required to participate in both categories to win the campaign’s Grand Prize (a Gamuda Land property/ RM20,000). You may select to participate in either category. Only winners of the Monthly first prize (Main Category via Microsite) and Special Category via Social MediaMost Meaningful category are eligible to win the Grand Prize.
A.The judges are from a panel of distinguished photographers from The Star Media Group, Sin Chew Media Corp, National Geographic, a certified photographer from Canon Malaysia and representatives from Gamuda Land.
The judges are unable to provide evaluation or advice. Participants may refer to www.gamudaland.com.my/throughyourlens for the category direction.
The judges will score the photos based on the judging criteria as stated here.
Please visit our website, FB and Instagram for winners’ announcement.
We are unable to provide evaluations or comments for every submission.
Winners will be contacted individually regarding the prizegiving method. Winners will be required to attend the prize giving ceremonies held at selected locations.
Yes, you may send a representative to be present along with a letter of authorization to avoid your prize being forfeited.
No, it is not possible to receive cash in lieu of the property.
You may transfer the property after you have signed the Sales and Purchase agreement.
No, GL Friends will only be entitled to receive the prizes listed under the GL Friends category only.
No, non-GL Friends will only be entitled to receive the prizes listed under the non-GL Friends category only.
Please visit here for more details.
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