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Photos

All posted photos must meet these requirements:

  • Family-friendly - No photos, material, or images that are vulgar, pornographic, obscene, profane, illegal, offensive, insulting, objectionable or those containing other content that is not appropriate for our community. No photos may be posted by children under the age of 13.
  • Original - No images from other sources. No images that infringe on any copyright, trademark, or other legal property right.
  • Relevant to other travelers - No photos, images, or materials that have no relevance to an Oceanwide Expeditions voyage.
  • Non-commercial - No photos that include logos, titles, branding, promotional material, or any other content intended for commercial purposes.
  • Safe files - No photos that are contaminated or infected with a virus or any other corruption that is either intended or may result in damage to the computers and systems of Oceanwide Expeditions and/or those using it.
  • File properties:
    • No single photo file may exceed 10MB in size. All photos submitted to the site must be in .gif or .jpg format.
    • Landscape layout (more wide than tall) will generally look better than portrait layout (more tall than wide). All photos will be scaled to fit the standard display boxes on our site. The optimal ratio is 16:9
    • Although photos are sometimes displayed as smaller thumbnails, good photos will be at least 800 pixels wide and 350 pixels high (an ideal photo will be at least 1024 pixels wide).
    • Photos should not be altered in any way that distorts the scene being depicted.
    • No blurry, dark, or otherwise difficult to view photos.
    • No sideways photos.

Please note that by uploading photos, you are granting Oceanwide Expeditions the non-exclusive rights to use, copy, re-purpose and display those photos at our discretion. Any photo that does not meet one or more of the above guidelines will not be posted, or will be removed.

Stories

All posted stories must meet these requirements:

  • Family-friendly - No stories, blogs, articles, material, or other content that are vulgar, pornographic, obscene, profane, illegal, offensive, insulting, objectionable or those containing other content that is not appropriate for our community. No stories may be posted by children under the age of 13.
  • Original - No stories, blogs, articles, material, or other non-original content from other sources. No stories, blogs, articles, material, or other content that infringe on any copyright, trademark, or other legal property right.
  • Relevant to other travelers - No stories, blogs, articles, material, or other non-original content that have no relevance to an Oceanwide Expeditions voyage.
  • Non-commercial - No stories, blogs, articles, material, or other content that include logos, titles, branding, promotional material, or any other content intended for commercial purposes.

Please note that by uploading a story, you are granting Oceanwide Expeditions the non-exclusive rights to use, copy, re-purpose and display this story at our discretion. Any story that does not meet one or more of the above guidelines will not be posted, or will be removed.

Reviews

All posted reviews must meet these requirements:

  • Family-friendly - No reviews that are vulgar, pornographic, obscene, profane, illegal, offensive, insulting, objectionable or those containing other content that is not appropriate for our community. No reviews may be posted by children under the age of 13.
  • Relevant to other travelers - No reviews that have no relevance to Oceanwide Expeditions.
  • Non-commercial - No reviews that include logos, titles, branding, promotional material, or any other content intended for commercial purposes.

Please note that by uploading a review, you are granting Oceanwide Expeditions the non-exclusive rights to use, copy, re-purpose and display this review at our discretion. Any review that does not meet one or more of the above guidelines will not be posted, or will be removed.

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