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Winner: Italian Christmas Traditions
Countries and their Christmas Traditions Challenge finished on Monday, 16 Jan 2012 Show me how Christmas is celebrated around the world. Please state the name of the country the photo is from (mandatory), and if you want to put more details in the description to explain more of the traditions it would be a great learning experience for us all (optional).
Action series... Smiling Challenge finished on Monday, 16 Jan 2012 I did laughing, but smiling is different, and beautiful. Babies with no teeth, children with some teeth, adults with all teeth, older adults with missing teeth. I expect only people in this challenge, no smiling pets. This is about the smile, and about the composition. A portrait shot is fine, as is a child on a carousel. And yes, if you love your own smile , enter it!
Winner: St. Bokeh
Creative bokeh Challenge finished on Sunday, 15 Jan 2012 ***This is a complex challenge. Please read challenge comments below and click "show full rules" to understand the mechanism of this challenge.**** Bokeh is usually an unintended out of focus effect, show us a photo (ONE only - not two) in which bokeh is part of the compostion to highlight the subject (see example). However, entry in this challenge also obliges to give comments about all other entries in the series. Eventually you may enter an improved version of the first photo. See additional rules. You are encouraged to provide early comments during the submission stage to allow contestants to create an improved photo to submit before voting begins
Cities of Texas Challenge finished on Sunday, 15 Jan 2012 Photo's of the State of Texas.
Winner: Christmas 2011
Entry criteria is below the title, PLEASE READ THE RULES BEFORE ENTERING ! Challenge finished on Sunday, 15 Jan 2012 The series now looks at humans and animals sharing our world. For this challenge, show at least one human with at least one animal of any species enjoying Christmas together. [ Something clearly Christmasy must be evident in the shot ]. If unsure of any of the rules please do ask via pm. DQs of non-eligible entries will be done at the close of submissions.
Winner: Kelsey Hansen
Ryan Patrick Murray
Ryan Patrick Murray
SIDE LIT FEMALE PORTRAIT "COLOR " Challenge finished on Sunday, 15 Jan 2012 Pictorial photography can be thought of as the creation of pretty pictures. Pictorial photography generally includes landscape and nature photography, and most portraiture. The pictorial photographer wants to share his idea of beauty Excellent pictures do not happen accidentally. The photographer must be able to consciously create his images A Female portrait exposed with daylight or a studio light illuminating only half of the face
Your Best Landscape/Seascape/Cityscape Shot (P&S and Prosumer only) Challenge finished on Saturday, 14 Jan 2012 As the title says, submit your best landscape, seascape or cityscape shot using only a Point & Shoot or Prosumer camera.
Speed Challenge finished on Saturday, 14 Jan 2012 Create the illusion of enormous speed, just by post processing.
Winner: Gale Force
Coast Guard Vessels Challenge finished on Saturday, 14 Jan 2012 The subject should be one or more Coast Guard Vessels, or a country's equivalent such as Maritime Gendarmerie or Salvamento Marítimo. Any vessel is fine: a ship, a cutter, even an inflatable, so long as it is a Coast Guard vessel.