Deep Angel Missing Objects Challenge
In a collaboraition with the emerging AI streetwear brand miss.o, Deep Angel is hosting a contest to help build media discernment in society. This contest has two tracks, both of which offer prizes from Missing Objects. The first track (Falsification Prize Track) involves uploading images where Deep Angel plausibly removes objects. The second second track (Detection Prize Track) involves accurately detecting fake images on this website. To join the cause, read the terms below and create a username at the bottom of this page.
Falsification Prize Track
To enter, submit your falsified photograph while signed in.
To sign in, enter a username and email address in the fields at the bottom of this page. Once you’re signed in, upload a picture to Deep Angel use Deep Angel to remove an object or objects from the image. Once you’ve removed an object or objects from the image, submit the image with a title of your choice. We’ll track your submissions based on your username and email, so please submit an email address that we can reach you if you are awarded a price.
Detection Prize Track
To enter, once you’re signed in, go to ‘Detect Fakes.’ Select the image with the missing object. We’ll track your responses based on your username and email, so please submit an email address that we can reach you if you are awarded a prize.
Five (5) winning entries will be selected based on their level of skill in identifying manipulated photographs. Specifically, winners will be selected using the following criteria: (1) entrant must have voted on more images than 90% of other entrants in the contest will make up the Prize Eligible Pool; (2) the five (5) entrants from the Prize Eligible Pool with the highest accuracy in identifying which images were manipulated and which images are original.
Judging will be completed by January 31st, 2019 and potential winners will be notified by February 28th, 2019 via email.
Deep Angel will award a T-shirt (approx. retail value $85) from Missing Objects to five winning entrants based on the criteria set out above. Prizes will be awarded within sixty (60) days after winner verification. No prize substitution or transfer is permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any reason. All taxes and any other incidental expenses on Prizes are the sole responsibility of each winner.
Entrant Registration and Rules Acceptance
Any individual who enters, attempts to enter or in any way participates or attempts to participate in the Deep Angel Missing Objects Challenge (“Miss.O Challenge”) (each such individual is hereinafter referred to as an “Entrant”) agrees to be bound by the terms and conditions provided in these Official Contest Rules (“Rules”), as well as by Deep Angel’s interpretations of these Rules which are final and binding in all matters relating to any Contest.
To be eligible to participate in the Miss.O Challenge, you must meet the following requirements:
- Be the older of 18 years old or the age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence;
- Not be a resident of Crimea, Cuba, Iran, Syria, North Korea, or Sudan; and
- Not be a person or representative of an entity under U.S. export controls or sanctions.
- Not be an employee/researcher with Deep Angel, or their direct family.
You will only be eligible to win if your submitted images have been made public on Deep Angel by December 31st, 2018.
General Rules and Limitations:To be aware of, each entry must be submitted on an individual basis (i.e., no team, joint, or corporate entries) and all components of the entry must be the original creation of the submitting Entrant. Only non-commercial work may be submitted. Entries may not contain profanity, nudity, pornographic images, violent images, anti-competition messages, illegal material, or material that violates the rights of third parties. Entries may not include confidential information, trade secrets, trademarks or copyrighted material belonging to any person or entity other than the Entrant absent a suitable license or permission agreement (proof of which is required). Entries containing any forbidden matter or material otherwise deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Online entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry.
By entering, you represent that: (i) your entry is your own original work; and (ii) you own or have the rights to convey a non-exclusive license in any material submitted as part of your entry into the Contest. By entering, you grant to Sponsor a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to edit, publish, promote, republish at any time in the future and otherwise use your submission, along with your name and likeness, in any and all media for any purpose, without further permission, notice or compensation (except where prohibited by law). By participating in the Contest, you agree to release Sponsor and its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, directors, officers, and agents from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, possession, use, or misuse of any prize. Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failures, or other errors or problems which may occur in connection with the Contest, whether computer, network, technical, mechanical, typographical, printing, human or otherwise, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing or judging of entries, the announcement of the prizes, in any Contest-related materials, or that may limit prize fulfillment or a Entrant's ability to enter the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to amend these Rules and to permanently disqualify from the Contest any person it believes has intentionally violated these Rules.
By entering, you agree to be bound by these Rules, and that the decisions of the judges are final and binding in all respects. Deep Angel reserves the right not to select any winning submissions, or to select fewer than five (5) winners based on the content or quality of submissions. Potential winners will be required to return a sworn Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability and Publicity Release. If required documentation is not returned within seven (7) business days of notification, or if notification is returned as undeliverable, any prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected.