Bad Hair Day
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Welcome to Getty Images / iStock Community Assignment website.

For this competition brief, you need to be a Getty Images or iStock contributor to be eligible for the prizes on offer.

Joining our global creative community is simple.

Step 1  Download Contirbutor by Getty Images app at iTunes App Store or Google Play Store
Step 2  Submit your application to join our global community of contributors
Step 3  If successful, you will receive an invitation to become a Getty Images or iStock contributor!
Step 4 Submit your best bad hair images to be in with a chance of winning a prize!

Bad Hair Day (BHD)

Bad Hair Day? Don't just put a hat on it…take a picture and submit!

From perplexing plaits to daring dyes, the spectrum of hair style disasters is vast! Whether it's a windy blow-dry, or a hair-do gone wrong, the best way to get through a BHD is to style it out.

Capture real-life as well as conceptual bad hair, showing us your most creative images. And don't forget your furry friends…they also care about their hair ;)

For this exclusive mobile brief, show us your most eye-catching BHD to be in with the chance of winning your own customized tshirt - #itookthis!!!


The First Prize for 5 persons : A customized t-shirt with your winning image.

By taking part in the Competition you agree to the Official Rules

Note: Images must meet Getty Images and/or iStock submission requirements including model releases.

Prizes may not be redeemed for cash and Getty Images reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute prizes for other promotional items of approximate equal value.


This is a mobile exclusive brief, so you’ve got to capture your hair nightmare on your phone and submit via the app to be considered.

The Getty Images judges will review all entries and select the best 5 images based on application of the brief, composition and originality.

This brief is only available to existing Getty Images and iStock contributors. If you have not joined us as a Getty Images or iStock contributor yet, simply download Comtirbutor by Getty Images from iTunes App Store or Google Play Store and request to join our contributor community :)

Competition Closes:  Midnight, 3rd October 2018 (GMT)*

The winner will be notified via the email address listed on their Getty Images/iStock account by 25th October 2018. Prizes will be sent to the winners of this competition within 60 days of email notification.

The Getty Images judges will review all entries and select the best images based on application of the brief, composition, originality and technical skills. There is no element of chance involved in this competition.

This contest (including any submission of entries) is subject to the following Terms and Conditions.

To the extent of any conflict between the non-English text and English text, the English text will prevail.

Good luck!