Win a Copy of 'Relics': A Gorgeous New Photo Book About Creatures That Have Existed for Millennia

Win a Copy of 'Relics': A Gorgeous New Photo Book About Creatures That Have Existed for Millennia

Scientist and photographer Piotr Naskrecki reveals the traces of the ancient earth hidden all around us.

By the Audubon Editors
Published: 02/03/2012

b) Mail: on a postcard, write the statement, "I agree to the Official Rules", your name, valid email and postal address, and send it to: Piotr Naskrecki/Relics Giveaway, c/o Publicity Department, University of Chicago Press, 1427 E. 60th St. Chicago, IL 60637.  Mailed entries must be postmarked on or before February 13, 2012, and received no later than February 17, 2012.

6) Only one entry permitted per person.

7) Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.

8) Ten winners will each receive one copy of the book Relics: Travels in Nature's Time Machine, by Piotr Naskreki, The University of Chicago Press 2011 (value: $45) and one print from the book to be determined at Sponsor's discretion (value: $50) (Total value of all prizes: $950).

9) Winners will be selected by a random drawing conducted by UCP and notified by UCP via email on or before February 24, 2012.  By entering the Contest, entrant acknowledges that Audubon shall deliver entrant's name, email and postal address, if any, to UCP, and entrant consents to all actions related thereto. 

10) Sponsors are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, viruses, bugs, malfunctions, or other any other errors, human or otherwise, regardless of the cause (collectively, an "Error").  In the event of any Error, Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion to discontinue, suspend, cancel, or modify the Contest.   In the event of cancellation, Sponsors reserve the right to judge all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to the Error requiring such cancellation using the selection procedure outlined above.   Any evidence of false or deceptive acts by an entrant, including, but not limited to, multiple Submissions or Submissions generated by script, macro or other automatic means, or failure to comply with any rules may result in the disqualification of entrant by Sponsor.  No substitution or transfer of prizes or cash redemptions permitted, except at Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute for any reason whatsoever a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at their sole discretion.  Sponsors do not have, nor shall have in the future, any duty or liability, direct or indirect, vicarious, contributory, or otherwise, with respect to the infringement or protection of any copyright in and to entrant's Submission.  Winners are responsible for the reporting and payment of all taxes  as well as any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of their prize not specified herein as being awarded.

11) Contest Entities and their designees have the right, unless prohibited by law, to use entrant's name, city and state of residence, voice, picture and likeness, without compensation, notification or approval, for the purpose of advertising and publicizing the goods, services and mission of the Contest Entities and all matters related to the Contest, in any manner or medium, now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity. 

12) Entrants may be required to execute any documents necessary to perfect such rights in the Sponsors.  By entering this Contest and/or accepting the prize, entrant and/or winner agrees to, and hereby does, release the Contest Entities from any and all liability, loss or damage arising from or in connection with participation or attempt to participate in the Contest and/or the awarding, receipt, use or misuse of the prize or participation in any prize related activities, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. The Contest Entities and their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates and divisions, and their respective directors, officers, employees, attorneys, representatives and agents make no warranties, and hereby disclaim all warranties, express or implied, concerning any prize furnished or awarded in connection with the Contest, including, but not limited to, any winner's ability to claim a prize awarded in the Contest for reasons of the prize provider's bankruptcy, insolvency or failure to continue its business.  WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, SUCH PRIZES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND THE CONTEST ENTITIES HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND/OR NONINFRINGEMENT.

13) You may obtain the name and city of residence of winners by mailing a self-addressed stamped envelope to Piotr Naskrecki/Relics Giveaway, c/o Publicity Department, University of Chicago Press, 1427 E. 60th St. Chicago, IL 60637.

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Really amazing photos, even

Really amazing photos, even though I may have spider nightmares tonight!


What a wonderful book to share with family and my 94 year old Mom who has taken many pictures of nature as I have also. Thank you for the opportunity!


Learning to look....learning to see...a key skill to develop to live a richer, fuller life. As an environmental educator/interpreter, I delight in discovering and then sharing previously unseen treasures with others and encouraging people to peer more deeply at everything around them. There's magic everywhere!


What a wonderful book to share with family and my 94 year old Mom who still marvels at nature after years of taking photos like I also do every day. Thanks for the opportunity!

The submission

Learning to look.....learning to see....a key skill to seek to develop! As an environmental interpreter and educator, I delight in discovering and then sharing usually unseen animals with people and encouraging them to peer more deeply at those common things all around them. There's magic everywhere!

Would love to win a copy of

Would love to win a copy of this book. The photography looks amazing.


Sounds like a GREAT book!!


A treasury of wonders...hope our library can get it!

Relics book

Just got back from Hawaii, where the ancient earth is visible in many places. Looks like a wonderful book!


Love the attention to detail.

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