Halcyon

Challenge series hosted by Karthik L P. Challenges start on Mondays.
This series is to reminisce the good days as a photographer.
Finished (9 challenges)
9. Chess
Entries: 47
Winners announced: 16th December, 2013 GMT
Winner: no winner
People playing chess.
Entries: 18
Winners announced: 4th November, 2013 GMT
Winner: Stand Alone
Just diamond(s) (jewelry included). If there are human elements, diamond must be the center of interest in the photograph.
7. Gold
Entries: 62
Winners announced: 7th October, 2013 GMT
Winner: Pocket Watch
Anything made out of gold goes. If there are human elements, gold must be the center of interest in the photograph.
Entries: 46
Winners announced: 26th November, 2012 GMT
Winner: northern vietnam
Very simple, just tea plantations.
Entries: 181
Winners announced: 5th December, 2011 GMT
Winner: no winner
Only stone sculptures. Include a brief description of the sculpture.
Entries: 73
Winners announced: 14th November, 2011 GMT
Winner: The golden temple
A temple tower (or Gopura) is usually at the entrance of any Hindu temple, especially in India. Show them. Include the temple name & location in title/description.
Entries: 56
Winners announced: 4th July, 2011 GMT
Winner: Bike&Heel
Snaps of women in high heels or platforms.
Entries: 155
Winners announced: 20th June, 2011 GMT
Winner: A clown in Prague
Travellers take back home some souvenirs as memories of the trip. Show them. Pictures can be of souvenir objects or stalls selling them. Include the description of the souvenir.
Entries: 65
Winners announced: 6th June, 2011 GMT
Winner: Queen Elizabeth II
You would have encoutered a celebrity somewhere, sometime and would have thought of shooting them. Show me them. Include the celebrity name in title.