Sixes and Sevens
Challenge series hosted by JCola. Challenges start on Wednesdays.
Random, it'll keep you guessing!
Finished (20 challenges)
20. Covered Bridges
Winners announced: 9th November, 2011 GMT
Submit your best photo of a covered bridge. All other bridge types will be disqualified. Please read additional rules.
Winners announced: 25th May, 2011 GMT
Normally we try to capture sharp images. However, this challenge is about using blur creatively. Submit any image where the subject has noticeable and significant blur done purposefully. PLEASE SEE ADDITIONAL RULES.
Winners announced: 27th April, 2011 GMT
Winner: Coach eyes close play at plate.
Submit a photo of an action shot taken during an amateur baseball or softball game. NO PROFESSIONAL ATHLETES, only amateurs. Shot must show action and must be taken during the game.
17. Surf's Up!
Winners announced: 20th April, 2011 GMT
Winner: Peace Signed Barrel
ACTION shots of people surfing on water. If your photo isn't that I may DQ it at my discretion.
Winners announced: 6th April, 2011 GMT
Winner: Lighten Up
The subject of your photo must be a tulip / tulips. If it's not, I may DQ it at my discretion.
Winners announced: 30th March, 2011 GMT
Your shot must contain at least one person whose face portrays this notion. If it doesn't, I may DQ it at my discretion.
Winners announced: 23rd March, 2011 GMT
Submit a photo of a person playing a musical instrument or perhaps just the instrument itself (as in a still life). Just make sure the instrument and/or player is the main subject. If it's not, I may DQ it at my discretion.
13. Spider Webs
Winners announced: 16th March, 2011 GMT
Only the web itself, NO SPIDERS VISIBLE IN THE FRAME. The web must be the main subject of your photo. If it's not, I may DQ it at my discretion.
Winners announced: 9th March, 2011 GMT
Winner: Beautiful Window
As the title suggests, submit a photo of a stained glass window.
11. American Muscle
Winners announced: 2nd March, 2011 GMT
Winner: 1969 L88 Corvette
Submit a photo of an American "muscle" car from the mid 1960's to early 1970's. PLEASE SEE ADDITIONAL RULES.
Winners announced: 23rd February, 2011 GMT
By that I mean photos of marine life shot at the moment they break through the water's surface. Must be in the wild, no aquariums or seaworld photos please.
Winners announced: 16th February, 2011 GMT
Your entry can be from any type of organized race. Cars, motorcycles, bikes, horses, boats, a marathon.......any subject shot while racing is OK. Action shots only!
Winners announced: 9th February, 2011 GMT
A ferris wheel can make for an interesting capture thanks to its bright lights and movement. Let's see them!
Winners announced: 2nd February, 2011 GMT
Winner: Moonrise at Scurdie Ness
A classic theme. Show us your best. Please see additional rules.
Winners announced: 26th January, 2011 GMT
Winner: Looking for a friend
How do you interpret it?
5. Album Art
Winners announced: 19th January, 2011 GMT
Winner: Lissie "catching a tiger" | LIVE
Show off your post processing skills and create an album cover for a band of your choosing. Please see additional rules
Winners announced: 12th January, 2011 GMT
Let's see some martial arts ACTION shots. Any discipline (including boxing) is OK.
Winners announced: 5th January, 2011 GMT
Winner: Yosemite Valley-Yosemite National Park
Open theme, the only restriction is that your photo MUST have been taken within a National Park of the United States, Canada, or Mexico. Please be honest and see additional rules.
Winners announced: 29th December, 2010 GMT
Winner: Port side
Show us your best colorful abstract photo.
Winners announced: 22nd December, 2010 GMT
Winner: bridge to nowhere
Any type of bridge. The bridge must be the main subject of the shot.
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