LasikPlus® Launches "How Eye See the World" Photography Contest Visitors Encouraged to Submit and Vote on Favorite Photos that Represent Enhanced Experiences from LASIK
CINCINNATI, Sept. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LasikPlus®, a leading provider of laser vision correction, is searching for images about how their services have changed or could potentially change the way people view favorite aspects of their lives as a result of LASIK surgery. The company is kicking off a contest on its Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/LasikPlus) to capture and share photographs beginning September 6, 2011. Participants are encouraged to upload their photos for a chance to win a free laser vision correction treatment for themselves or to give away, as well as valuable prizes.
LasikPlus is relying on the general public to help identify the best images. Fans of LasikPlus' Facebook page are encouraged to view and vote for their favorite submission. At the end of the contest all entries will be judged by a panel from LasikPlus, which will ultimately make the final selection of the winners. Photos will be judged on adherence to LasikPlus' photography brand standards, originality, creativity and appropriateness to theme, quality of photograph and total number of votes received from the general public.
Three lucky winners will win a voucher for free laser vision correction from LasikPlus and one of the following prizes:
Grand Prize Winner
- 4 day National Geographic Photography Workshop in our nation's capital, Washington, D.C.
- Plus winning photo will be featured in upcoming LasikPlus advertising campaign
1st Place Winner
- $1,000 gift card to B&H Photo
2nd Place Winner
- $500 gift card to Best Buy
Visitors will be able to submit their photos on September 6, 2011 through October 17, 2011. Then beginning October 18, 2011 through October 24, 2011, the voting period will open allowing entrants as well as Facebook fans to view entries and vote for their favorites. The contest is open to all United States residents 18 years of age.
LasikPlus® "How Eye See the World" Contest. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States or D.C. who are 18 or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited. For Official Rules, visit www.facebook.com/lasikplus. Contest entry begins at 12:01 AM EDT on 9/6/11 and ends at 11:59:59 PM EDT on 10/17/11. Online Gallery Review and Voting begins at 12:01 AM EDT on 9/18/11 and ends at 11:59:59 PM EDT on 10/24/11. SPONSOR: LCA-Vision Inc., dba LasikPlus®, 7840 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236. PROMOTION ADMINISTRATOR: Promotions.com, 29 West 38th Street, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10018.
LCA-Vision Inc., a leading provider of laser vision correction services under the LasikPlus® brand, operates 53 LasikPlus® fixed-site laser vision correction centers in 26 states and 41 markets in the United States. Since the FDA approved photorefractive keratectomy in late 1995, we have performed over 1.2 million laser vision correction procedures at our vision centers.
LasikPlus® is partnering with the Wounded Warrior Project and the Fisher House Foundation to provide free LASIK services to wounded American veterans and their caregivers. To date, this partnership has led to the corrective surgery for 160 wounded warriors and caregivers -- putting their lives back in focus. For additional company information, please visit www.lasikplus.com.
CONTACT: Kristy Wright, +1-443-610-1934