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Neowin Monthly Photography Challenge - May 2014 (Light)


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#1 Steve B.

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Posted 02 May 2014 - 08:35

Welcome to the Neowin Monthly Photography Challenge!

This month's challenge closes on the 31st May at 21h00 GMT.

The theme for this month is "Light".

When you submit an entry, you must include your choice of theme as a part of the post. If you fail to do this, or fail to reply within 24 hours of a topic request PM, will result in us selecting the runner up's theme choice.

If an image is not submitted using the sites listed, it will NOT be accepted for the competition, the EXIF data is required for proof of entry

FAQ

Q: What is the current challenge?
A: The current challenge is in the thread title.

Q: What are the rules for posting?
A:

  • Photos must be taken in the time frame of that theme (So in the case of March, from today (24th February) to the 24th March. Submission must be on a website that conserves EXIF data)
  • Spam will be deleted as per the forum rules, such as photos for sale.
  • The rest of the forum rules still apply.
  • One picture per theme.
  • Post your photo as a reply to this thread
Q: What sites are permitted for submission?
A:
  • Flickr
  • Picasa
  • min.us
  • smugmug
  • playlookit.com
  • 500px.com
  • DeviantArt.com
  • Google Plus
Q: Does Neowin get any rights to my images if I post them?
A: Not at all! The only rights Neowin get are simply to say you won and may post it to the front page with full accreditation.

Q: Can Staff/MVC/Veteran/Other Group enter?
A: Yes!

Q: I have a question not answered here!
A: PM me! I'll try my best.



#2 Draconian Guppy

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Posted 03 May 2014 - 23:14

Light is pretty good theme!

#3 +gaburko

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Posted 04 May 2014 - 12:27

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"God Rays" of light above the Dead Sea (Israel). There's a nasty thing on the top right, but i captured this from a moving bus

 

Choice of theme:abstract



#4 Boo Berry

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Posted 05 May 2014 - 14:13

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"God Rays" of light above the Dead Sea (Israel). There's a nasty thing on the top right, but i captured this from a moving bus

 

Choice of theme:abstract

Some nice crepuscular rays you've got there! ;)



#5 +gaburko

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Posted 05 May 2014 - 14:53

Some nice crepuscular rays you've got there! ;)

Thanks! I decided to baptize them "God rays" and not crepuscular rays for the simple reason that this was next to the Dead Sea which is the heart of almost all the stories in the Bible (btw, i happen to be an atheist, no religious promotion intended)



#6 Snoopy2005uk

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Posted 05 May 2014 - 16:13

Remember the photos need to be taken this month. Not last year :p



#7 Draconian Guppy

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Posted 05 May 2014 - 19:52

Thanks! I decided to baptize them "God rays" and not crepuscular rays for the simple reason that this was next to the Dead Sea which is the heart of almost all the stories in the Bible (btw, i happen to be an atheist, no religious promotion intended)

 

Remember the photos need to be taken this month. Not last year :p

Good point, Gaburko!



#8 Boo Berry

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Posted 05 May 2014 - 20:05

Thanks! I decided to baptize them "God rays" and not crepuscular rays for the simple reason that this was next to the Dead Sea which is the heart of almost all the stories in the Bible (btw, i happen to be an atheist, no religious promotion intended)

Neat!

 

Anticrepuscular rays are pretty rare and neat too.



#9 +gaburko

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Posted 05 May 2014 - 20:45

Remember the photos need to be taken this month. Not last year :p

well, in that case I guess I disqualified myself :( this was taken last December.



#10 Aheer.R.S.

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Posted 05 May 2014 - 20:48

well, in that case I guess I disqualified myself :( this was taken last December.

I wouldn't do that, it's a nice image, and hell, if it annoys Drac, all the better :p



#11 Draconian Guppy

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Posted 06 May 2014 - 13:26

I wouldn't do that, it's a nice image, and hell, if it annoys Drac, all the better :p

mckayladisappointed.jpg

 

Fine, let the public decide :laugh:



#12 Razorwing

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Posted 07 May 2014 - 14:05

Here's mine. I recently went on a trip to NYC for a Graduation trip. Flickr changed alot since the last time I used it. I don't really know how to post a preview pic, but here's the link to it.

 

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#13 Draconian Guppy

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Posted 07 May 2014 - 14:12

Here's mine. I recently went on a trip to NYC for a Graduation trip. Flickr changed alot since the last time I used it. I don't really know how to post a preview pic, but here's the link to it.

 

https://www.flickr.c...06/13943590907/

Used this link and embed the image:

 

https://farm8.static...58097405b_h.jpg



#14 Razorwing

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Posted 07 May 2014 - 14:26

Used this link and embed the image:

 

https://farm8.static...58097405b_h.jpg

 

 

I can't edit my post anymore.. oh well. It's there anyway. lol.



#15 ArcticRift

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Posted 12 May 2014 - 06:14

Seems like no one is posting? Unless everyone is waiting for the last week of the month? 

 

Has gone very quiet...