valid from Apr 16. 2020 to May 18. 2020


How To Participate




Terms & Conditions 

1. This contest is organized by Samsung Malaysia Electronics (SME) Sdn. Bhd. (“Samsung”) on Instagram to promote mobile photography.  



2. The Contest will run according to the themes during Contest Period as below:


Week 1 (21-27 April 2020): Reflections
Week 2 (28 April-4 May 2020): Lights in the Dark
Week 3 (5-11 May 2020): Flat Lay Set Up & Patterns
Week 4: (12-18 May 2020): Ray of Hope & Portraits


Contest Period: 21 April 2020 to 18 May 2020 (“Contest Period”)


Samsung shall reserve the right to shorten or extend the Contest Period at its sole discretion without any prior notice.



3. This Contest is open to contestants who are: 

    a. Residents of Malaysia; and 

    b. Aged 18 years old and above as stated on their NRIC/Passport (as of 21 April 2020)  

4. Employees or agents of Samsung or any of its group companies or their families or households or anyone connected to this Contest are not eligible to enter.


How to Participate 

5. This Contest will run on Instagram. 

    a. Participants will need to follow the steps below:



Step 1

Follow @SamsungMalaysia official Instagram account and ensure participant’s Instagram account is set to public.

Step 2

Take a picture(s) based on weekly theme using any Samsung phone.

Step 3

Upload image submission(s) on Instagram profile, include the hashtag #MYShootLikeAPro #withGalaxy #SamsungPhoneModel (eg #GalaxyS20) and tag @SamsungMalaysia.

Step 4

Tag 2 friends on the post and ensure participants’ friends follow @SamsungMalaysia Instagram account and their accounts are set to ‘public’ too.


    b. One (1) weekly winner will be selected for respective week period of 21 - 27 April 2020, 28 April - 4 May 2020, 5 – 11 May 2020, 12 –

        18 May 2020 

    c. One (1) grand prize winner, two (2) runner up prize winners will be selected based on the entire contest duration from 21 April 2020 to

        18 May 2020. 

    d. The contest will end at 11:59 PM on 18 May 2020. Entries received after this will not be entertained or qualified as a valid entry.

    e. Winners announcement will be made on the Samsung Malaysia Facebook page and Samsung Malaysia Instagram page on the

        following dates:

        Weekly Prizes: 1 May, 8 May, 15 May, and 22 May 2020

        Grand Prize & Runner Up Prizes: 29 May 2020


6. Participant must ensure that his/her Instagram account is set to public so entry/entries can be seen by Samsung. 

7. Before each winner announcement, Samsung will shortlist a list of potential winners (“Potential Winners”) from the pool of eligible participants based on the criteria stated herein. Samsung will contact the Potential Winners via Instagram direct message and the Potential Winners must email Samsung or its authorised agent @ [celine.chan@leoburnett.com.my] by the due date stated therein, (i) original image of submission (in its highest resolution) and (ii) a photo of Samsung mobile phone to prove that submission was taken with Samsung mobile phone. Samsung reserves the right to disqualify any Potential Winner if he/she fails to reply by the due date fixed, and choose the next Potential Winner.   


Thereafter, the winner shortlisted by Samsung will be contacted by Samsung or its agent via Instagram direct message and the shortlisted winners shall be required to provide his/her contact details (name, IC number, mobile number, and mailing address) by 4 June 2020, failing which it his/her submission/entry will be deemed as null and void.


Contest Prizes and Judging Criteria   

8. Details of contest prizes and judging criteria are as follows:-

Contest Prizes

Judging Criteria and Other Details

Weekly Prize X 4

One (1) unit of Samsung Galaxy Fit e for each weekly winner

i. Creativity and originality of submission

ii. Participants must submit image(s) based on the weekly theme within the respective week

iii. Shortlisted winners must fulfil the criteria stated in Clause 7.

iv. Weekly prize is only limited to one (1) redemption per every winner

v. Total four (4) weekly winners will be selected during the entire Contest Period.

Runner Up Prize X 2

One (1) unit of Samsung Galaxy S20 for each Runner Up Winner

i. Creativity and originality of submission

ii. Participants must submit images of all four (4) themes within the Contest Period

iii. Shortlisted winners must fulfil the criteria stated in Clause 7.

iv. Total two (2) runner up winners will be selected during the entire contest duration from 21 April 2020 to 18 May 2020

Grand Prize X 1

One (1) unit of Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G

i. Creativity and originality of submission

ii. Participants must submit images of all four (4) themes within the Contest Period

iii. Shortlisted winners must fulfil the criteria stated in Clause 7.

iv. Total One (1) Grand Prize winner will be selected during on the entire contest duration from 21 April 2020 to 18 May 2020


a. All or any photos submitted by Participants must be taken using any Samsung phone. No hardware other than your Samsung phone may be used for taking the photo.

b. Participants are allowed to upload as many submissions as possible, the more submissions, the higher the chances of winning the prizes. Final decision made is based on creativity of the submission.

c. The prizes are given out on an ”As Is” basis and are non-transferable, non-refundable, non-exchangeable for cash or with vouchers of other denominations, whether in part or in full.

d. Judges’ decision will be final. No correspondence or further claims shall be entertained.


Delivery of Prize(s) and Prize Redemption  

9. All prizes will be delivered to the winners within 30 working days after the contest period or such other period as may be determined solely by Samsung.

10. Samsung reserves the right to appoint a third party (3rd) party vendor or service provider to handle the fulfilment or making available of the prize(s) and delivery of the prize(s) to you. By providing your personal information including name, delivery address, contact numbers, email address and other information to Samsung, Samsung can use and/or disclose to such third party (3rd) party vendor or service provider for the purposes of delivery service.

11. Samsung shall not be responsible or liable for any delays or non-delivery of the prize.


Delivery of Prize(s) and Prize Redemption

12. By entering this Contest, the Participant represents, acknowledges and warrants that the submitted photo is an original work and does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity; and that no other party has any right, title, claim or interest in the submission.

13. Copyright of all photos submitted to this Contest remains with the Participants. However, by participating in this Contest, Participants agree to grant Samsung a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty free, license to use, reproduce, copy, publicly display, sublicense, modify and fully exploit any photo submitted. 

14. Samsung will not be responsible for any inaccurate details provided by the Participant to claim their prizes, if any.

15. Each Participant agrees to take part in any and all marketing, promotional, publicity exercises with respect to this Contest; agrees for Samsung to use his/her name, voice, photograph, likeness or other personal identifiable information in any media for the promotion and publicity of this contest and/or Samsung products: and irrevocably grants Samsung all consents and waivers necessary hereunder, including in respect of any promotional photographs and/or audio/video recordings taken in respect of this Contest.  Each contestant agrees that Samsung shall be at liberty to publish, promote, copy, reproduce, transmit, display, edit, adapt, modify, create derivative works of and/or otherwise distribute or use his/her particulars (including any publicly available Facebook/Instagram profile photo and details):

    a. In connection with this contest and/or Samsung products;

    b. For the promotion and publicity of this contest and/or Samsung products;

    c. In any manner, format or media whether now known or hereinafter created, and in any part of the world, including without limitation on

        online platforms such as Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Instagram; at Samsung’s sole discretion and royalty-free and without obligation

        of attribution or consent. 


16. Participants will only be confirmed as winner(s) after the verification of validity of each participation.  Samsung reserves the right to check the validity of any participation.  Entries failing to comply with the Terms and Conditions herein will not be accepted.

17. Samsung reserves the right to disqualify any participant suspected of fraud, or if Samsung believes that the contestant’s entry and/or results has been manipulated in any way by machines or computers. Samsung reserves the right to disqualify such Participants from the Contest and/or receiving the prize. Samsung reserves the right to substitute or replace a new winner.  

18. Each participant shall not, without the prior written approval of Samsung, speak to the press or any other media, or give any interviews or comments relating to this Contest.


Liability and Responsibility

19. Each participant agrees to indemnify and hold Samsung and its employees, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, representatives, parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees, advertising, promotion, and fulfilment agencies, and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, costs and expenses  (including legal costs on an indemnity basis), and actions of any kind by anyone including third party arising from the alleged or actual infringement of any third party copyright, patent, trademark or other intellectual property rights, or other rights, any breach of these Terms and Conditions and/or in connection with the Contest, including without limitation, possession, use or misuse of the prize, or travel to or from any Contest activity, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy.


Rights of Samsung

20. Samsung reserves the right to reject any post/ winner at its sole and absolute discretion without having to assign any reasons whatsoever. 

21. Samsung reserves the right to change the prize(s) with item(s) of equal value and to change these Terms and Conditions without prior notice.

22. In case of any dispute, Samsung reserves the right to make the final decision. Samsung’s decision is final and no further correspondence or appeal will be entertained. 

23. Samsung does not undertake any responsibility or obligation to ensure that any prize will be delivered to any prize winner.  To the fullest extent  ermissible under applicable law, Samsung disclaims all warranties and representations of any of any kind, express or implied, including any representation that any prize shall be delivered or transferred to the winner(s).  Samsung (including its officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury, or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity), whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of this contest, including but not limited to, where arising out of the following:

    a. Any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under Samsung’s control);

    b. Any theft, unauthorized access or third party interference;

    c. Any claim or prize(s) that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after receipt by Samsung) due to any reason beyond
        the reasonable control of Samsung;

    d. Any variation to the prize(s) value to that stated in these Terms & Conditions;

    e. Any tax liability incurred by a contestant; or

    f. Use of the prize(s).


24. Samsung reserves the absolute right to cancel, terminate or suspend the Contest with or without any prior notice and/or assigning any reason. For the avoidance of doubt, cancellation, termination or suspension by Samsung shall not entitle the participants to any claim or compensation against Samsung for any and/or all losses or damages suffered or incurred as a direct or indirect result of the act of cancellation, termination or suspension. 

25. Samsung reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions without prior notice.


Privacy Policy

26. By participating in this Contest, the Participants agree and acknowledged  that Samsung collects, uses and processes and/or discloses (including third party overseas) participants’ personal information in order to conduct this Contest, and in accordance with the Samsung Privacy Policy (www.samsung.com/my/info/privacy.html). Each participant consents to such collection, use, processing and disclosure of his/her personal information and represents and warrants that all information provided is true and accurate in all respects. Validity of enrollment is conditional on providing this information. Each participant agrees that Samsung may, for a reasonable period of time, unless otherwise advised, use the information for promotional, marketing, publicity, research and profiling purposes, including sending electronic messages or making phone calls to the participant(s).


Other Terms 

27. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Malaysia, and each contestant irrevocable submits to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Malaysia.