1. Fill in the form at the bottom of this page and upload your best original high resolution photo/s of South Lombok.  You can make as many submissions as you like in accordance with the Competition Terms & Conditions (outlined below).
  2. Follow @SelongSelo on facebook, and @selongselo on Instagram and upload a copy of your photo to Instagram using the hashtags: #discoversouthlombok #southlombok #indonesia #lombok

Submissions can be made between 1st March 2017 until midnight on 30th April.

The competition will be drawn on 10th May 2017 and winner will be notified by email.  The final results will also be announced on the Selong Selo Residences Facebook page, Instagram and website.


  • Photos must be submitted in JPEG format, with a maximum file size of 10MB.
  • High resolution photos are preferred.
  • Photo must be taken in South Lombok (between Desert Point/Bangko Bangko and Gerpuk).

Photos can fulfil any of the following categories:

  • Landscape & Nature
  • People & Activities
  • Travel / Adventure
  • Culture & Local Lifestyle
  • Beaches and Beach Activities (surfing/fishing/diving)



3 night accommodation for 2 people within a luxury villa at Selong Selo Residences (must be taken as one single 3 night booking).

Access to all resort facilities, 1 free massage per person, personal villa staff.

Includes 2 meals per day, per person at Aura Lounge & Bar (excludes alcohol).

Voucher is valid from June 2017 to December 2017 – bookings essential.


Complimentary Sunset dinner for two at Aura Lounge & Bar (total value of 1 Juta rupiah). Excludes alcohol.

Voucher is valid from June 2017 to December 2017 – bookings essential.


12 month complimentary VIP entry pass to Aura Lounge & Bar.  Includes pool access.


Final submissions close at midnight on 30th April and judging will occur over the next 10 days, with winners notified by email on May 10th 2017.

Entrants will be judged against the following criteria:

  • Originality
  • Creativity
  • Clarity and quality of submission
  • Lighting
  • Subject of interest
  • Uniqueness
  • Relevance to South Lombok

All judging decisions are final.


Sam Gellman Photography

Sam has been living in Hong Kong for over 10 years, and is very familiar with the South of Lombok, having shot many of the beautiful images that currently feature on the Selong Selo website. Sam’s photographs have been featured in publications by BBC, Wired, National Public Radio, and newspapers across the world. He was also honored to be selected as a short-listed finalist in the 2010 and 2011 Travel Photographer of the Year Awards.

Head of Creative & Events – Louis Vuitton

As part of the creative and entertainment industry for over 13 years, Nathan’s scope of work has covered multiple disciplines. Currently he works in Hong Kong as the Asia Pacific Events Manager for a luxury brand with global experience in campaign shoots, editorial shoots and creative direction for events. Previously Nathan has been Creative Director for well-known personalities covering art direction, producing albums, photo shoots and styling.

Art Director at AJF Partnership

Simon lives in Melbourne working at Australia’s largest independent advertising agency – AJF Partnerships. He started his advertising career in graphic design then focused his skills in photography before becoming an art director. He has a flare for identifying images for commercial use and saw huge potential for South Lombok on his last visit.


All entrants to the Selong Selo South Lombok Photo Competition are subject to the following terms and conditions:

  1. The competition begins 01st March 2017 and closes at midnight on 30th april 2017. Winners will be announced on May 10th 2017.
  2. Selong Selo reserves the right to use any photo that is submitted for future marketing and promotional material.
  3. All photos must be taken of any area south of Mataram, Lombok, Indonesia and within the last 6 months.
  4. The photos should be focused on either the landscape including the numerous beaches, waterfalls, farmland etc, people enjoying activities such as diving, surfing, biking etc, or photos illustrating Lombok’s unique culture.
  5. The photo must be taken by the entrant submitting the photo and the entrant must be able to prove it is their own original
  6. Each entrant needs to be following @selongselo on Instagram, and @SelongSelo on Facebook
  7. Each photo must be posted on instagram using the following hashtags: #discoversouthlombok #southlombok #indonesia #lombok
  8. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash
  9. The winner is determined objectively by the decision of the Selong Selo judging panel. All judges decisions are final.