iLounge 5th Birthday Contest – Winners Announced

And the winners are…

iLounge 5th Birthday Contest – Winners Announced


Grand Prize: Martin Laksman of Buenos Aires, Argentina
One white Apple MacBook computer and one 80GB iPod (est. retail value: $1448)


Second Place: Christian Chen of Panama City, Panama
Black 80GB iPod (est. value: $349)


Third Place: Marco Dela Torre of Rizal, Phillipines
4GB iPod nano in Silver, Pink, Blue, Green or Red (est. value: $199)

Congratulations to all of the winners!

We liked these entries as well. Here are five runners-up in no particular order.
They will all receive an iLounge Headphone t-shirt.

Donald Emerson of Decatur, Georgia


Marco Dela Torre of Rizal, Phillipines


Silviu Radulescu of Bucharest, Romania


Mike Ingham of Derby, England


Ben Hastie

We have received many fantastic ads! Thank you for entering the contest. There is plenty of time for entries, so get creative and submit your ads!

To celebrate our upcoming fifth birthday, we wanted to give away a few great prizes to our loyal readers, so we’ve picked three amazing options.

One Grand Prize winner will win a white Apple MacBook computer and 80GB iPod combination (est. retail value: $1448).
One Second Place winner will win a black 80GB iPod (est. value: $349).
And finally, one Third Place winner will win a 4GB iPod nano in Silver, Pink, Blue, Green or PRODUCT (RED).

(est. value: $199).

The rules are simple. Design an effective, interesting online ad for iLounge – a banner, a badge, an emailable greeting card, a photograph, or any combination – and submit it to our iLounge 5th Birthday Contest Gallery, along with your name and e-mail address. You can use any type of original artwork or original photography; so long as it’s visually appealing and tasteful, we’ll consider it for judging.

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You may submit as many images as you want, but they must be your original work, and each must contain the phrase “” Use of our logo is acceptable, but our three winners will be selected on overall quality as determined by iLounge’s editors.

  • JPEG format
  • Any size ad. Standard online ad sizes can be found here.
  • 300kb maximum

By downloading and using the official iLounge logo in your ad you hereby agree to its copyright. The iLounge chair and iPod logo can only be used in the iLounge 5th Birthday Contest. Our lawyers are watching.

Download the iLounge logo.
iLounge_logo.eps (Adobe Illustrator EPS format)
iLounge_logo.png (PNG format)

Official Rules:
No purchase is necessary to enter.

The Design the iLounge Ad Contest begins on Nov. 1, 2006 and ends on Dec. 1, 2006 at 11:59PM Pacific Time.
Entries will be judged by iLounge. Do not enter if you can’t stand losing, and don’t disparage the winners.
Winners will be announced on iLounge in December, 2006.
You may submit as many entries as you want. 
This contest is open to U.S. and international residents.
Must be 18 years or older to enter. 
Void where prohibited.