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Jay Pierstorff and Rhonda Spencer talk photography, cameras, lighting, software, plug-ins, special effects, video, Photoshop, Lightroom, tips, tools, techniques and gear for all enthusiasts, amateurs and pros alike!
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Jul 31, 2015

How to Win a Photo Contest

Read the Rules.

Do they get to own your photos? Read the fine print.

Watermarks? Usually not allowed in a contest.

Most Submitted Subjects:

1.       Sunsets

2.       Flowers

3.       Babies

Sony Worldwide Photo Contest 2015

Images Discussed:

Little Girl with Exuberant Expression

Smart Phone with Jumping Cat

Couples Taking Shower at Public Pool

Studio Hairless Cat

Ballerina doing Headstand

Synchronized Swim

House Husband with Vacuum

 

Observations: Minimal Special Effects except Black and White when appropriate

Unusual Activities

Traveler Photo Contest 2015 National Geographic

Make sure Horizon Lines are straight.

Watch your Composition

Learn and use the Rule of Thirds

Subject and especially eyes must be in Sharp Focus

 

Don’t stop at one Photo Contest

Jul 27, 2015

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Jul 13, 2015

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Jul 6, 2015

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