Action & Journalism

Challenge series hosted by DemiLion. Challenges start on Saturdays.
A Series capturing motion and life, run according to the rules and standards of Photojournalistic submissions. All Challenges will be run according to these guidelines, or parts thereof: http://www.digitalcustom.com/howto/mediaguidelines.asp
Finished (9 challenges)
Entries: 2
Winners announced: 6th November, 2010 GMT
Winner: Basketball at Geelong Arena, 2006
The 2010 Commonwealth Games have just finished in India. Submit your photographs of the Games from either this or previous years. Include the sport and the year in the comments section.
Entries: 36
Winners announced: 11th September, 2010 GMT
Winner: 8 seconds
Animals actively taking part in organised sport and competitive events, not simply pets or animals at play. Live subjects only. See below for voting guidelines.
Entries: 30
Winners announced: 28th August, 2010 GMT
Winner: Ritual Killings or Human Cruelty?
The Human Race by its very nature is destructive, and as a result it kills things. The object is to show the cruelty and stupidity of Man. The word 'Killing' is active, not passive (as in tense); corpses, animal products and the food chain post mortem are ineligible. No re-enactments. See below for voting guidelines.
Entries: 88
Winners announced: 21st August, 2010 GMT
Winner: Steam Runners
Whether in Sport or in everyday life. Try and convey the sense of movement. Live subjects only. See below for voting guidelines.
Entries: 72
Winners announced: 14th August, 2010 GMT
Winner: Yaks under gas
Animals working for humans NOT including sport, as pets, or as agricultural products (working on farms is fine). Live subjects only. See below for voting guidelines.
Entries: 11
Winners announced: 7th August, 2010 GMT
Winner: "Genius" surrenders
Your assignment is for the Home News desk (ie News within your country). Source a story National interest, and capture an image to support it. As well as the photograph you need to create a headline and write a couple of lines of the story to give it context and interest. Voters should assess the relevance of both the headline and text in conjunction with the image. The emphasis is on finding a...
Entries: 83
Winners announced: 31st July, 2010 GMT
Winner: The Great Migration
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!
Entries: 8
Winners announced: 24th July, 2010 GMT
Winner: Entrepreneur
Your assignment is for the business section. Source a story, of either local or national economic interest, and capture an image to support it. As well as the photograph you need to create a headline and write a couple of lines of the story to give it context. Voters should assess the relevance of both the headline and text in conjunction with the image. The emphasis is on finding a relevant,...
Entries: 90
Winners announced: 17th July, 2010 GMT
Winner: flapping wings
Animals/Insects/Fish with wings, in flight. No Birds!!! Live creatures only please, no mythical beasts, statues, stuffed toys or dead models (etc etc etc....). See below for voting guidelines!