Reveal the Potential of TauSense

Image Competition

Showcase your best image to help a charitable cause important to you.

Deadline for entry is 09th Nov, 2021.

TauSense Image Contest

How are you using your STELLARIS TauSense tools? Submit your best image obtained with one of the TauSense tools and tell us how it helped you achieve the results. As a contest participant, you have a chance to choose a charity where a donation will be made.

Submit image and Entry Form

How to participate?

To participate in this contest, download and fill in the entry form and upload it together with your high-quality sample images to our upload page.

The images will be featured on our social media platform and contest winners will be selected by public voting.

Prices

The three winners will receive the following prizes:

  • 1st prize – Donation of $1500 to a charity chosen by the winner
  • 2nd prize – Donation of $1000 to a charity chosen by the winner
  • 3rd prize – Donation of $750 to a charity chosen by the winner

We are excited about the contest and look forward to receiving your entries!

FAQs and Rules

What is the TauSense Image competition?
This is a competition held by Leica Microsystems for images taken with a STELLARIS confocal microscope and demonstrating the use of one of the TauSense tools.

When is the deadline?
Images must be submitted by Tuesday, 9th November, 2021, no later than midnight in your local time zone.

Who can apply?
The competition is open to owners and users of a STELLARIS 5 or STELLARIS 8 confocal system. Leica Microsystems employees (current and former) and their family members are not permitted to participate.

What types of images qualify?
The image must be acquired with a STELLARIS confocal microscope and demonstrating the use of TauContrast, TauSeparation, or TauGating. All samples types and experimental setups are welcome.

How many images can each participant hand in?
Each individual can participate with a maximum of three images.

What are the technical image requirements?
All images must be in TIFF format and RGB color mode. The TIFF images should be at least 6.3 megapixels (3000 x 2100 pixels) and have a resolution of 300 dpi. Please only send images whose file size does not exceed 12 MB.

How are my images used?
Leica Microsystems intends to publish the images and information describing them in promotional materials and on social media channels. Please make sure to fill out the Entry-PDF form for all images you submit. Only images that have been received with the entry form will be eligible for the competition.