TechPowerUp Design Your Graphics Card Body Graphics Contest Brought to you By Sponsored By The catchy CGI warrior girl, the Gundam robot, or some abstract, yet artistic graphic...product design and presentation contributes as much to the market impact of a product, as the product itself on offer. In a market where several graphics cards look and perform almost identically, product presentation, accessories, and the bundle serve as the dealmakers. Hightech Information Systems (HIS) and TechPowerUp! present you with a great opportunity to design graphics card body graphics, the sticker that makes its way to the body of the ATI Radeon HD 4000 series graphics card you see below: If you have the skills, and the creative thinking, put it to work on designing the body graphics sticker. The winning design chosen by a panel of judges from AMD and Techpowerup, will be used by HIS to develop a special, exclusive graphics card, which will be sent to the winner. Prizes 1st Prize A Radeon HD 4890 with the body graphics designed by you! 2nd Prize HIS HD 4850 IceQ 4 512MB 3rd Prize: HIS HD 4650 iSilence 512 MB Please Read the Rules Carefully!!! Contest ends May 4th 2009 00:01 GMT<<<< Extended! to May 29th Make use of the following resources High res version of "Your design here" image. Good for previewing (PSD) Shroud sticker dimension specifications (PDF) Added Link to HD4890 PCB Frontside Approved logos ATI Radeon Graphics Logo (PNG) HIS Logo (TIF) TPU Logo (PSD) Note: Use the logos in their existing form, you may resize them or make their backgrounds transparent but Do not make changes to them Please do not use any copyrighted material in your designs. Important NO! logos/images from any third parties or companies other than what has been provided. The use of free images is acceptable provided it adheres to all other rules Make sure you use a sufficient resolution that is suitable for printing. When submitting entries, downscaled versions are appreciated. In case you win we will ask for the higher resolution file. Please submit only PNG/JPG file format images for initial review. Small number of revisions will be allowed. In case a minor detail or blimmish needs to be repaired, revision will become new entree Contest Rules & Eligibility Only registered members of TPU are eligible. TechPowerUp Staff and Moderators will be allowed to participate The contest is not limited to any geographic region. Up to three submissions per user You may submit entries as replies in this thread or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org The winner will be contacted after the pre-defined date to post is over. As winner, only your nickname and design will be released to the public. Winner will not be responsible for shipping fees. All artwork must be original and the property of the person submitting. All submitted entries become the property of HIS. HIS reserves the right to request proof of originality of artwork. Entries may be denied if substantiation cannot be proven. All submitted designs will be made available for public viewing after the contest is over. TechPowerUp! shall not accept any responsibility for any damage, loss, injury or disappointment suffered by you or any other participant entering the Competition or as a result of accepting any prize. TechPowerUp! is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telecommunications network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software failure of any email or entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, telephone lines or at any web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to your or any other person's computer or mobile telephone related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the competition. TechPowerUp! also reserves the right to change or amend the rules if necessary.