The quick and the easy

Challenge series hosted by Chuck Lantz. Challenges start on Wednesdays.
Being a lazy shooter, I avoid the Big Set Ups and go for subjects that do all the work for me. All I need is a camera and a place to sit or stand, and then let the drama unfold before me.
Finished (5 challenges)
Entries: 199
Winners announced: 16th September, 2009 GMT
Winner: Classmate
Images of and about laughter. People, animals, laughing dolls, whatever. As long as they are laughing, they're allowed.
Entries: 200
Winners announced: 9th September, 2009 GMT
Winner: Horse and carriage
Images shot from a car, bus, truck, motorcycle, whatever. Just don't run into anything while shooting!
Entries: 178
Winners announced: 2nd September, 2009 GMT
Winner: Speedway
Speed, with a twist. You can use any post-processing tricks you can think of to add the feeling of speed to your image.
Entries: 298
Winners announced: 26th August, 2009 GMT
Winner: Camelride in Australia
Point & shoot camera owners, here's your chance to show-up the "Big Guys"! The only subject restrictions are the usual ones: No glamour, lingerie, swimsuit, nudity, or voyeurism. Otherwise, the sky's the limit!
1. speed!
Entries: 198
Winners announced: 12th August, 2009 GMT
Winner: Action
Any image that conveys the feeling of speed, from race cars to kids running on a playground.