Challenge has finished
Animals running. For quadrupeds that means canter or faster. Live creatures only please, no mythical beasts, statues, stuffed toys or dead models (etc etc etc....). See below for voting guidelines!
Saturday, 10th July, 2010 (GMT)
Saturday, 17th July, 2010 –
Friday, 23rd July, 2010
Saturday, 24th July, 2010 –
Friday, 30th July, 2010
- As per series guidelines; post-processing for News or Editorial images:
- 1.0 True-to-Life And Utility-Enhancing Procedures
- The following digital image editing procedures are permitted to compensate for limitations and defects inherent in the digital photographic process, provided that the impact is to make the photograph more true-to-life (i.e. accurate):
- 1.0.1 Colour balancing/correction [additional: B/W accepted]
- 1.0.2 Burning
- 1.0.3 Correction of lens distortion
- 1.0.4 Despeckling
- 1.0.5 Dodging
- 1.0.6 File optimization [additional: to inc Sharpening]
- 1.0.7 Focus adjustments
- 1.0.8 Glare elimination
- 1.0.9 Overall lightening or darkening
- 1.0.10 Red eye elimination
- 2.0.1 Cropping, darkening or focus-softening to reduce/eliminate superfluous material in a manner that preserves the context of the event.
- Submissions must be at least 900x600
- Exif to be intact
- No nudity, Glamour etc.
- No Borders, frames or watermarks.
- No reference to your kit or your name in the notes. (you can add a comment post voting if you want to refer to them).
- Voting Guidelines:
- Consider the skills shown in image manipulation and post processing in comparison with the original (shown in examples below) when voting!
- Please vote on the image at full size or in slideshow view- the entrants have put some effort into their submissions, so look at them as they were intended and not as thumbnails.
- Entrants commenting on their own submissions before voting has finished risk disqualification.
- Entries that show signs of vote manipulation will be disqualified.
- A thread for comments and questions will be opened in the Challenges and Galleries forum
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Turning corners in the air
Midway through one of the many wintertime chases, one participant launched himself into the air, even while preparing to alter course with uncanny sharpness.
Such chases only last a matter of seconds, but, they're a thrilling sight nonetheless.
Friday, 23rd July, 2010 20:00
||Thursday, 28th January, 2010
||The sun was, as the image shows, in the direction of shooting, affording a backlit glow around the edges of the fur.