Photo Contest

Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs Resort & Spa Winter Photo Contest

Ojo Caliente has been a place of healing and rejuvenation for centuries. We want to see its sacred spaces through your eyes. Share your tranquilo photo of Ojo in spring with us and you will be entered for the chance to win a one-night stay (Monday-Thursday) for in one of our Pueblo or Plaza Suites (depending on availability) for two.


Entries are accepted by posting a public photo to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag #HowDoYouOjo and tag us @OjoSpa.


You can also email entries to


Please be respectful and mindful of other guests' experiences and privacy when taking your pictures.


One winner will be chosen at the sole discretion of the Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs Resort & Spa Management Team. If no image is chosen as the winning photograph, no prize will be awarded for that phase of the contest. All photos entered, regardless if they were awarded a prize may be showcased on Ojo’s social media channels and website.


Winners will be notified by private message on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, or by email (if photo submitted that way).




For the purpose of the Official Rules, “Ojo” refers to Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs & Spa and its affiliates.



Entries are limited to individuals 18 years of age or older. Entries are open to the entire global and international community and is not limited to residence in the United States. Employees and contractors of Ojo and their immediate family members or persons living in the same households of such employees, whether or not related, are not eligible.



Each entry consists of a single image. Photographs must be submitted in digital format. Entries must be posted to Facebook or Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag #HowDoYouOjo or sent to


No print or film submissions will be accepted for entry into this Contest. The photograph need not be taken with a digital camera; scans of negatives, transparencies, or photographic prints are acceptable. All digital files must be 5 megabytes or smaller, must be in JPEG or JPG format, and must be at least 600 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 600 pixels tall (if a vertical image) at 300 Dots Per Inch.


Minor color correction is acceptable. Stitched panoramas are acceptable only if the combined parts are all made around the same time. Any other changes to the photograph will render the image ineligible for a prize.


By entering the Contest, entrant represents, acknowledges, and warrants that the submitted photograph is an original work created by the entrant, that the photograph 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 photograph. If the photograph contains any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, and/or if any persons appear in the photograph, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to the submission of the photograph, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the exhibition and unlimited usage of the photograph by Ojo without additional compensation. If any person appearing in any photograph is under the age of 18, the signature of a parent or legal guardian is required. Each entrant must be prepared to provide (within seven (7) calendar days of receipt of Ojo’s request) a signed release from all persons who appear in the photograph submitted, and/or the owner of any material that appears in the photograph entry, authorizing Ojo  and its licensees to reproduce, distribute, display, and create derivative works of the entry in any media now or hereafter known. Failure to provide such releases upon request may result in disqualification at any time during the Contest and selection of an alternate winner.


For the purpose of these Official Rules, the entrant will be deemed to be in receipt of Ojo’s request or notification.


The photograph must not, in the sole discretion of Ojo, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content.



The winner will receive a certificate for a one night stay for two at Ojo. Further details of prize will be provided to confirmed winner. Winners will be chosen at the sole discretion of Ojo. The prize may be transferable and no cash alternative is available. Dates for redemption of prizes are subject to availability. Noncompliance of rules or return of prize notification as undeliverable, whether by regular mail or by email, may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner.



The term of the Contest begins March 20, 2019 and will remain open until June 20, 2019. Terms of the contest are subject to change without notice. By submitting an entry, each entrant grants an irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide non-exclusive license to Ojo and its affiliates, to reproduce, distribute, display, and create derivative works of the entry in any media now or hereafter known whether photos were chosen as winners or not and in exchange for no other compensation. Name credit will not be guaranteed in any publication.



By entering this Contest, all entrants agree to release, discharge, and hold harmless Ojo and its partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives from any claims, losses, and damages arising out of their participation in this Contest or any Contest-related activities and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded here under.



Entrants agree that personal data, especially name and address, may be processed, shared, and otherwise used for the purposes and within the context of the Contest and any other purposes outlined in these Official Rules.


NOTICE TO INDIVIDUALS: REMOVAL FROM MAILING LIST: Any individual (or other duly authorized person) may elect to exclude the name and address of that individual from all lists used by Ojo to mail skill contests or sweepstakes. To elect to have an individual’s name excluded from all such lists, submit a removal request via email to This notification system may be used to prohibit mailing of all skill contests or sweepstakes by Ojo to such individual.