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Get out and shoot...

Challenge series hosted by marcusaxlund. Challenges start on Thursdays.
This series is created mainly to make us get out and capture that specific picture for the purpose to participate in these challenges...
Finished (28 challenges)
28. Abstract
Entries: 99
Winners announced: 22nd July, 2010 GMT
Winner: Version 2
Shoot something abstract. Colour or black and white, but it should Not be obvious what the picture is in real life.
Entries: 119
Winners announced: 15th July, 2010 GMT
Winner: Up or Down ?
Post a Black and White photo that highlights shape of something or someone.
Entries: 45
Winners announced: 24th June, 2010 GMT
Winner: no winner
The human body is a classic photographic object. Show it.
Entries: 79
Winners announced: 17th June, 2010 GMT
Winner: Cat with mouse syndrome
Show us why size matters.
Entries: 198
Winners announced: 10th June, 2010 GMT
Winner: Star of life
The picture should show a Leaf/Flower, part of a Leaf/Flower or many Leaves/Flowers.
Entries: 121
Winners announced: 3rd June, 2010 GMT
Winner: the thirsty beautiful woman
Interpret the title in any way you want. But the title should be obviously reflected in the picture.
Entries: 199
Winners announced: 27th May, 2010 GMT
Winner: Hanging on
Take a photo of anything you want. Mind the capture date rule though.
21. Opposites
Entries: 168
Winners announced: 20th May, 2010 GMT
Winner: Old and Young...
The entries must show 2 obviously opposite things. Straight curved, black white, large small..... well you got the point...
Entries: 53
Winners announced: 13th May, 2010 GMT
Winner: IKEA MAN
Shoot any typical item from IKEA as the main subject, filling most of the frame. Make the shot interesting.
Entries: 12
Winners announced: 6th May, 2010 GMT
Winner: The Stigs Nemesis
The main subject must be something in leather with a person or part/s of a person obviously present. Leather bag, boots or whatever in leather. Just make sure the main part of the picture is something in leather.
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 4th March, 2010 GMT
Winner: Minor League Baseball
The theme is children doing Sports in a Black and White picture.
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 25th February, 2010 GMT
Winner: Octupus for sale
Show a Photo from a Grocery Store, particularly interesting and representative for the Country it's located in.
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 18th February, 2010 GMT
Winner: Downtown San Diego
The picture should be a City with shiny lights at night in combination with water.
15. MICRO 4/3
Entries: 148
Winners announced: 28th January, 2010 GMT
Winner: Herbert Lake, Banff Alberta
Any MICRO 4/3 picture goes! This time no limitation in Capture Date and a completely free theme..... Show what you got!
Entries: 72
Winners announced: 7th January, 2010 GMT
Winner: California Ocean Trip
This is a challenge for MICRO 4/3. Panasonic or Olympus doesn't matter. Please explain why m4/3 was the best system for exactly this photo you wanted to shoot... Otherwise no rules but the photo to be taken after the announcement date! Lets show the world what m4/3 can REALLY do!!
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 31st December, 2009 GMT
Winner: Fall leaves
Show us your best and most creative Autumn shot. Make it stand out of the ordinary.
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 24th December, 2009 GMT
Winner: no winner
Summer is far away and in many parts of the northern hemisphere the winter feels extra terrible with wet, grey and cold weather. Lets light up our dark period with your best summer shot.
11. Roofs
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 17th December, 2009 GMT
Winner: Green
A roof or roofs must be the main subject in this challenge.
Entries: 200
Winners announced: 29th October, 2009 GMT
Winner: Lake Superior Ice
Post your best HDR picture with some visible tone mapping in it. The challenge is to apply tone mapping that enhances the picture, but do not destroy it. However it is a matter of taste, but the voting will decide for that part...
Entries: 91
Winners announced: 22nd October, 2009 GMT
Winner: Reflection
Sow us your favorite picture of your favorite Park or Garden within city limits. Pls observe that the image must be shot after the announcement of this challenge.
8. Feet!!
Entries: 52
Winners announced: 15th October, 2009 GMT
Winner: Family
Feet. Show us feet. Big, Fat, Ugly, Small, Slim, Beautiful, Whatever but more than 1 as the challenge is called Feet.
7. Hands
Entries: 99
Winners announced: 8th October, 2009 GMT
Winner: Faith
Hands can say a lot of a person. They can express age, youth, hard work, jewellry etc. Show us a picture with hands as the main subject that say something about the person they belong to.
Entries: 98
Winners announced: 1st October, 2009 GMT
Winner: Venus, the project
This time we want to see a photo that really shows what the Human Body can do at the most extreme times. Show what a wonderful instrument we all are equipped with. Sports, Yoga, Circus, Space Travels, Polar Expeditions..... You name it.
Entries: 98
Winners announced: 17th September, 2009 GMT
Winner: Facing the mountains.
Home sweet home might be true, but here we want to see someone who is obviously far away from his/her home. The picture must speak for itself in this respect. Please have a careful look at the rules before entering the challenge.
Entries: 36
Winners announced: 10th September, 2009 GMT
Winner: Isn t she gorgeous?
Show in a photo your husband/wife in a situation typical for him/her, and try to show why he/she is the one for You!
Entries: 44
Winners announced: 3rd September, 2009 GMT
Winner: In Utero
Sleeping children must be the "kitsch" of photography. Therefore you are encouraged to make something more out of the subject than just a sleeping pretty child. Be creative and try to put this into something new and creative.
Entries: 200
Winners announced: 27th August, 2009 GMT
Winner: SPEED WELDER
Capture one or more people deeply involved in the process of carrying out their work where the emphasis should be on craftsmanlike work, not administrative or paper work. In other words a "no dark suits" challenge.
Entries: 70
Winners announced: 20th August, 2009 GMT
Winner: Graceful Curves
The human body is in itself a classic subject for creative photography. The picture is expected to highlight part/s of the human body where the shape of it is the interesting part of the picture. Therefore the picture should also be in Black and White to emphasize the shape and not the color. The perfect shape of the perfect model is Not what is expected, but rather interesting and creative...