Contest Terms and Conditions

By participating in the contest, participants fully agree to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions.


  • The contest is open to local small businesses within the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
  • Participants must be at least 18 years old and legally authorized to represent their respective businesses.
  • Employees, immediate family members, or affiliates of Astonish Photography are not eligible to enter.


  • To enter the contest, participants must complete the official entry form available on the contest landing page.
  • By submitting the entry form, participants agree to join Astonish Photography's mailing list.
  • Only one entry per business is allowed.
  • Entries must be submitted by the specified deadline to be considered valid.

Referral Entries:

  • Participants can earn additional entries by referring other eligible small businesses to the contest.
  • For each referred business that successfully enters the contest, the referring participant will receive one extra entry.
  • Referred businesses must meet all eligibility criteria and submit their entry forms separately.

Winner Selection:

  • The winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received during the contest period.
  • The selection process will be conducted by Astonish Photography or its designated representatives.
  • The winner will be notified via email and/or phone within 7-days of the close of the contest.
  • If the winner does not respond within 14-days of the winner announcement, an alternate winner may be selected.


  • The prize includes a FREE photoshoot by Astonish Photography for the winning small business.
  • The photoshoot will take place on a mutually agreed-upon date, subject to availability.
  • The prize is non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash or any other products or services.

Rights and Usage:

  • By participating in the contest, participants grant Astonish Photography the right to use the images captured during the photoshoot for promotional purposes.
  • Astonish Photography reserves the right to showcase the images on their website, social media platforms, and other marketing materials.


  • The winner agrees to cooperate with Astonish Photography and participate in any promotional activities related to the contest, including but not limited to interviews, testimonials, and social media features.


  • Astonish Photography is not responsible for any technical issues, network problems, or entries that are lost, delayed, or incomplete due to technical or human error.
  • Participants agree to release and hold harmless Astonish Photography from any claims, damages, or liabilities arising out of or related to their participation in the contest or acceptance, use, or misuse of the prize.

Modification and Termination:

  • Astonish Photography reserves the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the contest at any time without prior notice and for any reason.

Governing Law:

  • The contest and these terms and conditions are governed by the laws of the State of Mississippi.