Yin and Yang: exploring themed opposites joined together

Challenge series hosted by bebemaster. Challenges start on Wednesdays.
The weekly theme will change but the core concept will be opposites. The viewer should quickly be able to determine the competing themes in a photo. Tension between the main subjects will itself become the subject.
Finished (33 challenges)
Entries: 63
Winners announced: 7th August, 2019 GMT
Winner: What is your preference - riding high or low?
In this Yin & Yang challenge high faces off with low. The image should contain competing subjects: one high, one low. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 30
Winners announced: 31st July, 2019 GMT
Winner: Standing Still
In this Yin & Yang challenge good faces off with evil. The image should contain competing subjects: one evoking good, one evil. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 53
Winners announced: 24th July, 2019 GMT
Winner: DSC_2529
In this Yin & Yang challenge smooth faces off with rough. The image should contain competing subjects: one smooth, one rough. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 17th July, 2019 GMT
Winner: Never Give Up!!
In this Yin & Yang challenge alive faces off with dead. The image should contain competing subjects: one alive, one dead. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 53
Winners announced: 10th July, 2019 GMT
Winner: Frankfurt am Main downtown-fields of rape and gladiolus
In this Yin & Yang challenge rural faces off with urban. The image should contain competing subjects: one rural, one urban. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 51
Winners announced: 3rd July, 2019 GMT
Winner: Long Boat & Andaman Sun
In this Yin & Yang challenge loud faces off with quiet. The image should contain competing subjects: one loud, one quiet. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun! As this might be a bit harder than typical please provide a comment for more abstract entries. (edit quite -> quiet, thanks for the messages)
Entries: 57
Winners announced: 26th June, 2019 GMT
Winner: The Pavilion of Absolute Perfection Nan Lian Garden, HK
In this Yin & Yang challenge float faces off with sink. The image should contain competing subjects: one modern, one rustic. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
26. Wet - Dry
Entries: 77
Winners announced: 19th June, 2019 GMT
Winner: Oasis
In this Yin & Yang challenge wet faces off with dry. The image should contain competing subjects: one wet, one dry. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 40
Winners announced: 30th August, 2017 GMT
Winner: LIFE AND DEATH
In this Yin & Yang challenge float faces off with sink. The image should contain competing subjects: one floating, one sink/sunk. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 21
Winners announced: 23rd August, 2017 GMT
Winner: APPLE & ROACH
In this Yin & Yang challenge delicious faces off with unpalatable. The image should contain competing subjects: one delicious, one unpalatable. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 67
Winners announced: 16th August, 2017 GMT
Winner: St Paul's - DT NYC
In this Yin & Yang challenge modern faces off with old-fashioned. The image should contain competing subjects: one modern, one old-fashioned. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 97
Winners announced: 9th August, 2017 GMT
Winner: Horseshoe Bend Sunset-4670
In this Yin & Yang challenge near faces off with far. The image should contain competing subjects: one near, one far. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 33
Winners announced: 2nd August, 2017 GMT
Winner: Rich and Poor Together
In this Yin & Yang challenge rich faces off with poor. The image should contain competing subjects: one rich, one poor. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 23
Winners announced: 26th July, 2017 GMT
Winner: girls in stroller
In this Yin & Yang challenge ** faces off with **. The image should contain competing subjects: one **, one **. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 65
Winners announced: 19th July, 2017 GMT
Winner: Mushroom
In this Yin & Yang challenge short faces off with tall. The image should contain competing subjects: one short, one tall. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 45
Winners announced: 12th July, 2017 GMT
Winner: Fast and Slow
In this Yin & Yang challenge ** faces off with **. The image should contain competing subjects: one **, one **. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 39
Winners announced: 5th July, 2017 GMT
Winner: Ugly - Pretty
In this Yin & Yang challenge ugly faces off with pretty. The image should contain competing subjects: one ugly, one pretty. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun! (Due to the possibility of this being used for cyber bulling, images with "ugly" people will be disqualified.)
Entries: 33
Winners announced: 28th June, 2017 GMT
Winner: With & without
In this Yin & Yang challenge empty faces off with full. The image should contain competing subjects: one empty, one full. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 39
Winners announced: 21st June, 2017 GMT
Winner: Great White Egret vs Lizard
In this Yin & Yang challenge strong faces off with weak. The image should contain competing subjects: one strong, one weak. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 57
Winners announced: 14th June, 2017 GMT
Winner: Road to north
In this Yin & Yang challenge flat faces off with uneven. The image should contain competing subjects: one flat, one uneven. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 56
Winners announced: 7th June, 2017 GMT
Winner: open´n´close
In this Yin & Yang challenge open faces off with closed. The image should contain competing subjects: one open, one closed. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 15
Winners announced: 31st May, 2017 GMT
Winner: Happy with Auntie D
In this Yin & Yang challenge happy faces off with sad. The image should contain competing subjects: one happy, one sad. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 62
Winners announced: 24th May, 2017 GMT
Winner: Christ On The Clouds
In this Yin & Yang challenge heavy faces off with light. The image should contain competing subjects: one heavy, one light. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 69
Winners announced: 17th May, 2017 GMT
Winner: Polar night
In this Yin & Yang challenge deep faces off with shallow. The image should contain competing subjects: one deep, one shallow. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun! (I expect this one to be a bit harder than others so abstract interpretation is fine)
Entries: 73
Winners announced: 10th May, 2017 GMT
Winner: Softened Up
In this Yin & Yang challenge hard faces off with soft. The image should contain competing subjects: one hard, one soft. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 40
Winners announced: 3rd May, 2017 GMT
Winner: _IGP8064
In this Yin & Yang challenge dirty faces off with clean. The image should contain competing subjects: one dirty, one clean. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 26th April, 2017 GMT
Winner: Mobius Arch
In this Yin & Yang challenge light faces off with dark. The image should contain competing subjects: one light, one dark. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun.
Entries: 80
Winners announced: 19th April, 2017 GMT
Winner: Yosemite Falls and the Photographer-7988
In this Yin & Yang challenge big faces off with little. The image should contain competing subjects: one big, one little. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 66
Winners announced: 12th April, 2017 GMT
Winner: Staying Dry By Driving Fast
In this Yin & Yang challenge wet faces off with dry. The image should contain competing subjects: one wet, one dry. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 35
Winners announced: 5th April, 2017 GMT
Winner: Hot Steam in Cold Snow
In this Yin & Yang challenge hot faces off with cold. The image should contain competing subjects, one hot, one cold. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image. Be creative and have fun!
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 29th March, 2017 GMT
Winner: The Snowy Egret
In this Yin & Yang challenge color faces off with monochrome. The image should contain elements of both rich color and washed out monochrome. The tension/contrast between the two should be one of the main points of the image. You may use post processing but it should be used to enhance a natural effect not create one.
Entries: 97
Winners announced: 22nd March, 2017 GMT
Winner: Christ vs. Consumerism
In this Yin & Yang challenge new faces off with old. The image should contain competing subjects, one new one old. The tension/contrast between the two should be contribute to the meaning of the image.
Entries: 90
Winners announced: 15th March, 2017 GMT
Winner: Dinner On The Hook
In this challenge two main competing subjects should be life and something inanimate. The subjects should be connected in some way but apart and conflicting, which results in a story of some sort. A simple example would be a dog next to a leash. Be creative and have fun.