Central Coast Scenery Photo Contest


Wednesday, October 04, 2017 - Thursday, November 30, 2017

cnagy wine tasting room 

The Central Coast is home to Nagy Wines. We source all of our grapes from vineyards in the Santa Barbara County. As cnagy owner and winemaker says, "...the vineyards we work with exhibit the expression of the central coast and its uniqueness." We're invested your perspective of the Central Coast. For our photo contest, "Central Coast Scenery," entries may include any part of the Central Coast. From Santa Barbara to Paso Robles. All photographs should accurately reflect the subject matter and the scene as it appeared.

All entries must be a matted 8x10 photograph. Please include the following required fields: Name, Email, Contact Phone Number, and Photo Title. Submit entries at the tasting room directly to a tasting room associate. Entries may also be mailed to the tasting room.

Submissions will be accepted October 4th through November 1, 2017.

The number of entries will be limited to 30 photographs. Photos will be judged based on customer votes through the month of November. Each customer may submit one vote per visit with purchase. Winner will be announce via email on December 1st.

For a copy of the packet of Official Rules, please visit the tasting room, request a copy via email at info@nagywines.com or click on the link to Official Rules:Central Coast Scenery Photo Contest Rules

The OFFICIAL RULES of Nagy Wines November Photo Contest:


The Nagy Wines Photo Contest is open to all residents of the United States, who are at least Twenty-One (21) years of age. Employees of Nagy Wines, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of those employees, ARE eligible to enter as well.


Photo Contest is sponsored by:

Nagy Wines, 145 S. Gray Street Suite 103 Orcutt, CA 93455


Submissions will be accepted starting 10/04/2017 with the deadline for submissions being 11/1/2017 (the “Entry Period”). Entries submitted before or after the Entry Period will not be eligible.



Since Nagy Wines embraces the uniqueness of the Central Coast in our wines we are curious to learn about other perspectives of the Central Coast.  From rolling hills covered in vineyards, ocean views, back country trails,  downtown streets or fall festivals show us (and others) your perspective of the Central Coast. Our Photo Contest theme is “Central Coast Scenery” What does that look like to you? Is it the vineyards you pass on the way to or from your job? Is it the beach you surf at every weekend? Is it your favorite hike? Capture those vibrant moments that encapsulates what the Central Coast is to you.

All entries must be a matted 8x10 photograph. All photographs should accurately reflect the subject matter and the scene as it appeared. Photos that have been digitally altered beyond standard optimization (removal of dust, cropping, reasonable adjustments to exposure, color and contrast, etc.) will be disqualified.

Entries may originate in any format — including, but not limited to digital files, digital prints, color transparencies, color prints, or black and white prints — as long as they are printed and matted according to the 8x10 required finished image size.

If you choose to include people in your submission, you are responsible for obtaining the necessary releases from the individuals depicted, and must be able to provide copies of those releases to Nagy Wines upon request.

Please do not include the following:

Photos that violate or infringe upon another person's rights, including but not limited to copyright.

Photos that contain nude, obscene, violent or other objectionable or inappropriate content


All images must be submitted directly to a member of our tasting room staff and/or to our winemaker, or via mail to Nagy Wines November Photo Contest 145 S. Gray Street Suite 103 Orcutt, CA 93455. For entrants mailing entries, please wrap package well to prevent damage during transit. Please include all of the following required fields including:

name, email, contact phone number, photo title and any other information about your photo submission that you would like to include. Entries received without all the required fields will be disqualified.

One entry per participant. Nagy Wines reserves the right to reject any additional entries or entries that do not comply with these Official Rules. By entering, you indicate your unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, these rules.


Entrants and/or winners may be asked to supplement their submission (such as with a paragraph about their photo)


Photos will be judged based on customer votes though the month of November. Each customer will have the opportunity to submit one vote per visit. Customer must purchase a gift card, tasting, glass of wine, or bottle to be given the chance to vote. Purchaser and Receiver of a gift card will be given the opportunity to cast a vote.

All judging decisions are final. Please do not contact us about the status of entries or judging.

Nagy Wines will notify the winner via the contact information provided at the time of entry. Nagy Wines will post the announcement of winner on social media as well as an e-newsletter to our mailing list.


Nagy Wines will award the following prizes:

One empty 60 gallon neutral barrel from Nagy Wines Cellar to use as decor or create furniture.

One magnum of 2014 White Hawk Viognier


You will retain all rights to any photograph you submit -including ownership if applicable.

If you submit a photograph to enter the Photo Contest, you grant Nagy Wines a royalty-free, nonexclusive right during the Photo Contest to:

Display the photograph in our tasting room.

Display the photograph on the Nagy Wines Facebook page as well as any other digital or printed media.

Allow third-parties to share the photograph on the following social media platforms: Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest. etc.

If your photograph is formally honored by the competition as a winner, you grant Nagy Wines a royalty-free, nonexclusive right, in perpetuity, to:

Use the photograph on the Internet and in Social Media in support of our mission.

Use the photograph in Nagy Wines internal and external communications materials including but not limited to web sites and web publications, fact sheets, fund raising publications, advertising, multimedia, presentation and membership services, annual report and any printed publication.

Provide your photograph to other individuals and organizations for Wine-related use in news stories, newsletters, reports, slide shows, displays, web pages, videos, membership premiums, and the like.

Use, in connection with the Photo Contest, your name, city, state and country of residence in promotions and other publications.

Nagy Wines will endeavor to credit all photographs with the caption Photographer Name when the full name is available.


By entering, you agree to release and hold harmless Nagy Wines, Facebook, their respective parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Photo Contest or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Photo Contest; (b) technical errors; (c) printing errors; (d) late or undelivered mail; (e) errors in the administration of the Photo Contest; or (f) injury or damage to persons or property. You waive the right to claim any attorneys fees and any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.


When you enter, you will automatically become an e-supporter of Nagy Wines. This includes special event invitations, digital messages and a monthly e-newsletter. You may cancel and unsubscribe at any time.


Any information you submit as part of the Photo Contest will be used in accordance with Nagy Wines. The information you provide when you enter is provided to Nagy Wines, not to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Except where prohibited, you consent to Nagy Wines use of your name in any list of winners (if applicable) and for promotional purposes in any media without further payment or consideration.


Results will be Announced via email on Friday, December 1, 2017.

Winning photos will be posted on any or all of the combination of Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.


Questions and inquiries about contest rules can be emailed to

info@nagywines.com or to the business office at 805-286-7228.

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