SNAP !!

Challenge series hosted by timhughes666, One eyed Bart. Challenges start on Saturdays.
Simply match your picture as closely as possible to the challenge title, SNAP! Your viewer / voter should clearly link the image to the title . Here words are just as important as images. A good / great image that has no real link to the title should be marked low. A good / great image which is a great match to the title should be marked higher. Think carefully about your picture before posting and your viewer / voter will of course do the same .
Finished (35 challenges)
Entries: 70
Winners announced: 19th February, 2011 GMT
Winner: Wild flowers in Mt. Rainier
Let me see your field of Dreams , somewhere beautiful we can go just to enjoy, to rest , to dream.. No buildings of any kind are allowed in your image.
Entries: 83
Winners announced: 11th December, 2010 GMT
Winner: Arlington West
An image depicting a political statement or making one.
Entries: 49
Winners announced: 4th December, 2010 GMT
Winner: holy journey
Image of a person obviously on a train, bus or ferry. One person should/must be the focal point of the image. There should/must be eye contact.....no eye contact with the primary subject will get you a DQ.
Entries: 24
Winners announced: 27th November, 2010 GMT
Winner: SX90
Interesting and artful depictions of compact cassette tape or tapes....not 8-tracks and not the cassette players. At least one cassette tape should be easily visible in the frame.
Entries: 4
Winners announced: 20th November, 2010 GMT
Winner: Enjoy
An image that would be suitable for use as an advertisement for Coca Cola. Image must contain these two elements.........a coke, a smile.
30. Closed.
Entries: 31
Winners announced: 13th November, 2010 GMT
Winner: Closed jetty
Images with the word closed visible in it.
Entries: 12
Winners announced: 30th October, 2010 GMT
Winner: Rolling Stone
Shoot an image that could be considered for a Rolling Stone magazine cover. If you have never seen a Rolling Stone magazine go look at a few issues before you submit an image.
28. Broken
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 23rd October, 2010 GMT
Winner: carSDIM9744
Images of things that are obviously broken. And I mean obviously otherwise a DQ will be in order. No broken humans, animals or parts of....robots are OK, so long as they are obviously broken. No images of DPR challenge rules or voting tips on computer screen either. An image of a car parked by the roadside with it's hood up is not obviously broken, an image of one of its pistons hanging...
Entries: 20
Winners announced: 16th October, 2010 GMT
Winner: car&driver-6566
Portrait of a car and it's driver. The image should be posed..... not candid and shot after the announcement date. Please put some thought into the composition. To ensure that you have read and understand the rules you must repeat "photography is not about rules" three times before submitting an image, failure to do so may result in a DQ.
26. Balls
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 9th October, 2010 GMT
Winner: no winner
Not human or animal. A ball or sphere must appear easily visible in the image.
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 2nd October, 2010 GMT
Winner: ORANGUTAN - "man of the forest" - Our endangered relatives
Go take a picture that could be considered for the cover of National Geographic.
24. Open
Entries: 72
Winners announced: 25th September, 2010 GMT
Winner: Stockham Valve
A photograph with the word "open" somewhere visible in the image.
23. Bananas !
Entries: 78
Winners announced: 18th September, 2010 GMT
Winner: RIMG0338 copy
The fruit........ not people acting like idiots.
Entries: 48
Winners announced: 4th September, 2010 GMT
Winner: DPR-Chal-Beetle
This challenge theme is based on the four wheeled variety of bug, NOT ones with legs, no insect pictures. What we are looking for are creative, interesting, pictures with the theme of the Volkswagen Beetle in various states of repair or pristine glory. One of the worlds most popular cars, if you don't have an image in your archives going out and finding one to shoot should be no problem. Your...
Entries: 28
Winners announced: 28th August, 2010 GMT
Winner: First to break the morning dew
Golf themed imagery from out on the golf course or driving range. Not a landscape challenge, the primary focus is something that is made made, a bench, golf cart, ball washer, even god forbid, a golf club. It's the environment and the object within it that this challenge is about. Follow the theme or expect a DQ.
Entries: 62
Winners announced: 21st August, 2010 GMT
Winner: Back In The Day
Gas Stations, whole or part, elements of, or details of the same. New, old whatever........but make it interesting.
Entries: 87
Winners announced: 14th August, 2010 GMT
Winner: Play
Not pictures of cell phones but pictures taken with a cell phone. Take an image with your cell phone, something abstract or creative and interesting. Create a bit of art with it. Voters-Low IQ is OK, grainy, gritty, funky is good, it's the creative we are after, not technical perfection. Disable your pixel peeping and white balance modes, laugh at blown highlights.
Entries: 56
Winners announced: 7th August, 2010 GMT
Winner: Can't go on no more
This challenge theme is based on The Specials song “Ghost Town”. You may interpret the song title or any one line from the song. Lyrics here: http://www.stlyrics.com/lyrics/snatch/ghosttown.htm This is NOT a challenge about old western ghost towns but more of what is turning your living breathing town or city into a modern day ghost town. Boarded up shop fronts, the industrial decline and...
Entries: 37
Winners announced: 24th July, 2010 GMT
Winner: Cuba
This is NOT a people running about the image challenge. What it is is an environmental portrait of the guy or gal that keeps our primary modes of transport up and running. The mechanic. Make sure you capture them in the environment that they do their work. Pay attention to the whole of the frame not just the subject. In other words you need to see the man and his recognisable work space/tools...
Entries: 38
Winners announced: 17th July, 2010 GMT
Winner: youth, joy, joy
This challenge calls for a colour human portrait of one person in the style of an sx70 Polaroid. Your portrait can be full face, part face, head and shoulders, anywhere from the knees up. Experiment and make it interesting. For the Photoshop challenged amongst us this will level the playing field. Download the Poladroid maker: http://www.poladroid.net/download.html ...........shoot a...
Entries: 50
Winners announced: 8th May, 2010 GMT
Winner: This is me: Rodeo Photographer!
Create a new image that best represents you. Include in it whatever you wish to show us what you are all about. You can include yourself in the image if you wish to do so.
Entries: 50
Winners announced: 1st May, 2010 GMT
Winner: Flie away
Lets see a great image to match the title. It doesnt have to be a literal interpretation , be creative if you wish. However , remember the title is just as important as your image in this challenge. Viewers / voters must still be able to see a link between the title and your image. Good / Great images with no real link to the title should be marked low. Good / Great images which show clear...
Entries: 76
Winners announced: 24th April, 2010 GMT
Winner: Sweet Jesus
Show me your best/ favourite Easter Sunday shot. Images that best represent Easter should be marked highest. Only images taken on Easter Sunday 04/04/2010 will be accepted in the challenge.
Entries: 34
Winners announced: 17th April, 2010 GMT
Winner: its cold in here
Who is the fairest of them all.. Show us who is the fairest of them all . There needs to be a mirror in your picture and at least one person ( human & alive) . Of course your interpretation of fair may be different to mine , use your imagination, knock yourself out and shoot what you like ! But, you will need to shoot, no trudging through your hard drive for this challenge! Only images...
Entries: 57
Winners announced: 10th April, 2010 GMT
Winner: A Golden State
Shoot a new image with your Olympus DSLR / Olympus Micro Four Thirds / Olympus Digital camera that perfectly encaptures the beauty of Springtime. It will need to be a brand new image so grab your camera and get outside!Remember Only Olympus cameras can enter
Entries: 14
Winners announced: 3rd April, 2010 GMT
Winner: Time Keeper
Its all in the title. Go out meet someone new . They must be someone you have never met before and they must have agreed to have their picture taken by you. They will show this by agreeing to have their picture taken holding a piece of white paper for you. I have to trust you on this challenge , if you cheat by shooting people you know then you spoil it for yourself only , especially if you...
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 27th March, 2010 GMT
Winner: Girls just wanna have fun
Lets see a fantastic image to match the title. It doesnt have to be a literal interpretation , be creative if you wish. However , remember the title is just as important as your image in this challenge. Viewers / voters must still be able to see a link between the title and your image. Great images with clear links to the title should be marked high. Great images with no real links to the title...
8. 24
Entries: 50
Winners announced: 20th March, 2010 GMT
Winner: 10:30
Create something inspiring and amazing on one day. Sunday 7th March 2010. It needs to be somehow related to time , how you interpret this is up to you . Your mission has been set so go out and shoot something incredible. Highest marks should be awarded for the best images shot on 07/03/2010 with clear links to time. Shots which dont really show links to time should be marked lower. I would...
Entries: 148
Winners announced: 13th March, 2010 GMT
Winner: Summer moon rising
Lets see a great image which makes us think , ' Wow what a great moon shot '. It doesnt have to just contain the moon but the moon must be clearly visible in your picture . The moon must be the actual moon not a picture of the moon or some other interpretation of moon . You must have from inside or outside taken a picture with the moon clearly visible in it. The highest marks should be...
Entries: 99
Winners announced: 6th March, 2010 GMT
Winner: - old harmonica -
Lets see a great image to match the title. It doesnt have to be a literal interpretation , be creative if you wish. However , remember the title is just as important as your image in this challenge. Viewers / voters must still be able to see a link between the title and your image. Your picture should have at least one real live person in it (human). Good / Great images with no real link to the...
Entries: 149
Winners announced: 27th February, 2010 GMT
Winner: Sunrise at Sea Level
Grap your cameras and check your hardrives for this chllenge. Try and come up with a suitable image for the title. It doesnt have to be a literal interpretation , be as creative if you wish. However , remember the title is just as important as your image in this challenge. Viewers / voters must still be able to see a link between the title and your image. Good / Great images with no real link...
Entries: 525
Winners announced: 20th February, 2010 GMT
Winner: What!?
Lets see a great image to match the title. Snap! This should be SPECIFICALLY a child / children, adult / adults, animal / animals or combination of these looking towards the camera with an appropriate expression on their face. Pictures with the subject looking away from the camera or other general pictures MAY be disqualified. IF you choose to have more than one person / child / animal...
Entries: 35
Winners announced: 13th February, 2010 GMT
Winner: Aspen Bus
Go out and create something inspiring. This is a much stricter challenge than I would usually create so please read the challenge carefully. Create the ultimate ' Girl On A Bus' image, something memorable , maybe something poignant, maybe something else. Your image must be of a girl / young lady ( human not animal or otherwise ) between the age of 3 and 30. Please no babies , middle aged or...
Entries: 138
Winners announced: 6th February, 2010 GMT
Winner: Tribal Traditions
Lets see a great image to match the title. It doesnt have to be a literal interpretation , be creative if you wish. Your image should show somebody or something doing some sort of work. Remember the title is just as important as your image in this challenge. Viewers / voters must still be able to see a clear link between the title and your image. Good / Great images with no real link to the...
Entries: 250
Winners announced: 30th January, 2010 GMT
Winner: Seagull Sunrise
Post an image as close to the title as you possible can . It doesnt have to be a literal interpretation , be creative if you wish. However , remember the title is just as important as your image in this challenge. Viewers / voters must still be able to see a link between the title and your image. Great images with no real link to the title should be marked low. Good / Average images with...