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DC Photography Contest #115

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First off, a big thanks to everyone who voted for me in the last contest and now to move onto round 115!

It took some sifting through different theme ideas, but I've settled on one: Self.

Show us a picture of you, doesn't have to be a standard look at the camera and smile sort of photo either. Be creative, have fun with your shots. Show us you. Or how you see you. Camera shy? Direct face isn't necessary, as long as you are in the photo somehow (hand shot, a shot looking down at your shoes, profile, silhouette, whatever).


Example: (a cropped half-face of me)

user posted image


The rules:


- One entry per person

- Picture has to be made by yourself and can't be just a reproduction of someone's work. If someone else's work is in the picture, there needs to be something extra.

- No manipulation besides basic photo adjustments (contrast, exposure, cropping, color balance, lighting, etc.)

- No text or framing in the photo. A signature/watermark is just fine, but it's preferable if you don't have "O Hai Eye Hav3 T3XT" (or something similar) present in the photo.

- When voting, please don't select your own image. This will ensure fairness.

- You are free to submit an old photo; you don't need to take a new one just for this competition.


Deadline: November 17th (will close it evening of)



Previous themes:

1: Beginning anew

2: Simplicity

3: Summer

4: Wildlife

5: Black & White

6: Food

7: Macro

8: Farewell

9: Light and Shadow

10: Urban

11: In the home

12: Travel Photography

13: Pets

14: Red

15: Coupled Animals

16: Clouds

17: Green

18: Water

19: Scenic views

20: Invertebrates

21: Sunrise/Sunset

22: Purple

23: Out of Context

24: Snow

25: Flowers

26: Mountains

27: Old

28: Birds

29: Inanimate Objects

30: New Life

31: Play

32: Road

33: Leaves

34: People

35. Books

36. Statues

37. Nighttime

38. Candy

39: Fruits

40: Reflection

41: Transportation

42: Trees

43: Happiness

44: Communication

45: Youth

46: Colors

47: New Year

48: Music

49: Contrast

50: Pink

51: Spring

52: The first letter of your username

53: Party!

54. White

55. Weather

56: Buildings

57: Union

58: Doors, gates and windows

59: Texture

60: Pairs

61: Your Favourite

62: Mushrooms

63: Happy holidays

64: Treasure

65: Bells

66: Warmth

67: Blue

68: Center

69: Zoo

70: Memories

71: Chitin

72: Garden

73: Silhouette

74: Darkness

75: W

76: Small

77: Silly

78: Toys

79: Three

80: Autumn

81: Yellow

82: Macro

83. Horizon

84. Winter/Christmas

85: Skies

86: Baked Goods

87: Your Home town

88: Abandoned places

89: F

90: Fears

91: Adventure

92: Detail

93: Illumination

94: Colour Orange

95: Black and white

96: Abstract

97: Unnoticed

98: Fire

99: History

100: Bridges

101: Wild animal close ups

102: Street Lights

103: Hobby

104: Three

105: Eyes

106: Unappreciated

107: Desk

108: Opposites

109: Mechanical Parts

110: Monuments

111: The bond

112: Action

113: Up

114: Spooky

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URL=http://i386.photobucket.com/albums/oo301/Lagie13/England%202010/nails_zpseupsq5eb.jpg]Lorenzo checks out my nails[/url]




Dance reflections <--- This one, please! smile.gif


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Edited by Lagie

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Remember a few years ago when the "thing" to do was take a picture of your feet while you were on vacation and post it to facebook or instagram or twitter or some such? I don't have an account on any of those, but I took this picture anyway. wink.gif


Toes in the surf at Myrtle Beach


Edit: Lagie, that's a hard choice but I think I like the one with Lorenzo best.

Edited by purplehaze

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Last day for contest submission!

Will close and post poll with submissions later tonight (give or take another 5 hours or so).

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