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Four Thirds' Day 2017


Monday April 3rd is Four Thirds’ Day.
To celebrate, the Four Thirds secretariat is once again hosting an online photo exhibition aimed at promoting the joy of
photography and we invite all our users to participate.
All you have to do is take photos on April 3rd 2017 with a Four Thirds or Micro Four Thirds product and send them to us
or post them on our Twitter account.
This year’s exhibition has six themes – April 3, Monday, Flower, Animal, Sky and Free.
All of the photos we receive will be posted on the Four Thirds website.
So celebrate April 3 by sharing your photos with the whole world.
We look forward to seeing photos from as many of you as possible.



Acceptance period Monday April 3, 2017, 10:00 to Tuesday April 25, 2017, 17:00 / JST
Target photo Photos shot on April 3, 2017 using a Four Thirds or Micro Four Thirds lens
Applicant eligibility The only requirement for eligibility is that you agree with the terms of application below as well
as the Privacy Policy of Olympus Corporation managing the Four Thirds Office.
(Once you complete and submit the application, you are deemed to have agreed with the
terms of the application and privacy policy.)
Application method 1. Submit by mail
Enter the following information in an email addressed to the address at the bottom of this
page published on April 3. Attach your photo to the email and send it.
【Requirements in mail body】
1. Nickname of photographer
2. Shooting area (country)
3. Theme you selected
4. Description of photo (within 100 characters)
This information will be shown on the website when your photo is posted.
* File format: JPEG, File size: Up to 2 MB.
* Exif information must be included.


2. Submit via Twitter
Please tweet each photo together with the following information.
1. Hashtag #43sday
2. Shooting area (country)
3. Theme you selected
4. Description of photo
* The application is completed automatically by posting a photo with the hashtag.
* The name of the Twitter account at the time we confirm it will be used as the nickname
of the photographer.
Theme you selected - April 3: Date of Four Thirds’ Day. Find your subject and photograph it!
- Monday: It may be a Monday, but let's have fun anyway!
- Flower: Show us flowers blossoming on April 3!
- Animal: Any animal is welcome!
- Sky: See the sky on April 3!
- Free: Capture images of anything you like!
Terms of application ▪The photo must be shot by the applicant and the entire copyright must belong to the applicant.
▪Post-processing such as retouching and image editing are permitted before sending the photo.
▪If the photo contains copyrighted work of someone else or the picture subject is a person,
 be sure to obtain approval from the copyright owner of the work or the subject person before application.
▪If the copyright owner of the work or the subject person is a minor, the approval of the
 parent or guardian is also required.
 In case a problem such as rights infringement with a third party occurs in relation with the
 applied work, it is the sole responsibility of the applicant to correct this problem and bear
 any costs involved. Olympus will not assume any responsibility related to the issue.
▪If we determine that an image or comment is not suitable from the viewpoint of laws,
 public order or morality, the picture may be removed from the website.
▪Privacy policy is subject to change at the discretion of Four Thirds Office without notice.










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