[VOTING] Neowin Monthly Photography Challenge - May '14 (Light)



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Chasethebase

Vote for the May competition!

 

Poll closes at 22:00 BST on 06/06/14

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Mystic Mungis

Wow, all of the entries are really good! I voted for Warwagon's though, expected to be Warwagoned but I was pleasantly surprised. Good job everyone!

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+warwagon

Wow, all of the entries are really good! I voted for Warwagon's though, expected to be Warwagoned but I was pleasantly surprised. Good job everyone!

 

Thank You!

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ArcticRift

Agree! Good job Everyone!

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+spikey_richie

Voted War. I like Snoopy's too. Not so much the GCS one; it's too dark.

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Draconian Guppy

cool 4 more days for votes.

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Razorwing

Voted War. I like Snoopy's too. Not so much the GCS one; it's too dark.

Well, the emphasis of the theme was light wasn't it? Bah whatever. 

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+spikey_richie

Well, the emphasis of the theme was light wasn't it? Bah whatever. 

 

Yes; light, not dark.

 

I look forward to your submission for June.

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Chasethebase

Please can we all remember to vote in the tiebreaker thread as well :)

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+warwagon

Please can we all remember to vote in the tiebreaker thread as well :)

 

I'm confused, how did we get this months theme, if nobody won last month? I still like the way it was before. You win you pick a topic, and not before. I mean some people may even vote for someone body based on the topic they plan to choose for next time.

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Draconian Guppy

I'm confused, how did we get this months theme, if nobody won last month? I still like the way it was before. You win you pick a topic, and not before. I mean some people may even vote for someone body based on the topic they plan to choose for next time.

IIRC there was another tie before that, so that's how it got sorted? 

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+warwagon

IIRC there was another tie before that, so that's how it got sorted? 

 

i'm sensing a lack of continuity on the Neowin photo competitions

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Draconian Guppy

Wow, all of the entries are really good! I voted for Warwagon's though, expected to be Warwagoned but I was pleasantly surprised. Good job everyone!

Wait, you do realized you WERE actually warwagoned? In the sense, that you clicked thinking "I'm gonna get warwagoned" But you click and found nothing" Warwagoning at it's finest if you ask me :rofl:

 

i'm sensing a lack of continuity on the Neowin photo competitions

No, there is, chase is on it! (Steve B)

 

right?

 

Also, lotsa votes on this one! Cool beans

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Chasethebase

I'm confused, how did we get this months theme, if nobody won last month? I still like the way it was before. You win you pick a topic, and not before. I mean some people may even vote for someone body based on the topic they plan to choose for next time.

 

Let me explain. The winner of April's competition would have selected a theme, and then the winner of May's competition selects a theme, April's theme is used in June, May's theme is used in July etc.

 

This allows for quick handovers, problem is I hadn't realised there was a tie last month ^_^;

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Draconian Guppy

3 days!

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Draconian Guppy

1 moar day! Bumpity

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FiB3R

Voted

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Draconian Guppy

Woot lotsa voters for this one!

 

Now if we could get everyone who votes to participate in the contest as well :P

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FiB3R

Woot lotsa voters for this one!

 

Now if we could get everyone who votes to participate in the contest as well :p

If I had a nice camera (I'd love to own one), then I absolutely would.

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Draconian Guppy

If I had a nice camera (I'd love to own one), then I absolutely would.

Dude most of us (the ones who frequently participate in the contest) have submitted photos we took with our smartphones!

 

I dislike quoting kenrockwell, the dudes a click ###### (and I would be too given the chance lol )  but this is word a read:

http://www.kenrockwell.com/tech/not-about-your-camera.htm

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+warwagon

Dude most of us (the ones who frequently participate in the contest) have submitted photos we took with our smartphones!

 

It would have to be a really good photo with my cellphone for me to submit it, I have standards :laugh:

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FiB3R

Heh, I didn't realise that.

 

I took this with my phone...

 

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And while I don't think it's technically a "good" photo, I still quite like it, with the birds flying by, and the moon in the distance. It's from the first night in our new home a couple of months ago, so it's a good memory for me.

 

Maybe I'll try and get involved in the next challenge, though most of the photos I take are not what you would call "family friendly" :rofl:

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TAZMINATOR

Heh, I didn't realise that.

 

I took this with my phone...

 

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And while I don't think it's technically a "good" photo, I still quite like it, with the birds flying by, and the moon in the distance. It's from the first night in our new home a couple of months ago, so it's a good memory for me.

 

Maybe I'll try and get involved in the next challenge, though most of the photos I take are not what you would call "family friendly" :rofl:

 

 

Most smartphones have DSLR features such as aperture, ISO, Exposure, etc. which you can adjust via buttons or camera settings.  I have these features on my smartphone.

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Draconian Guppy

It would have to be a really good photo with my cellphone for me to submit it, I have standards :laugh:

 

Are you warwagoning us by saying you have "standards" ? :laugh:

Heh, I didn't realise that.

 

I took this with my phone...

 

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And while I don't think it's technically a "good" photo, I still quite like it, with the birds flying by, and the moon in the distance. It's from the first night in our new home a couple of months ago, so it's a good memory for me.

 

Maybe I'll try and get involved in the next challenge, though most of the photos I take are not what you would call "family friendly" :rofl:

That is actually very good composition in that photo!

 

And yeah I know what you mean, most of my photos taken with my phone are shall me say "my own" :shifty:

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