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Announcing the Winners of the Travel & Adventure Contest

Congratulations to the winners of the July Travel & Adventure Photo Contest!

Our August contest is now open. Click here to enter the Mobile Photography Contest!

 

Travel & Adventure Contest Winners

Winner, member vote
Prize: Blue Fujifilm FinePix XP70 Action Camera courtesy of Newegg.com
Photographer: Scott Tyrell
"Varanasi"

 

Winner, guest judge Alexandra Klasinski from Photojojo.com 
Prize: DryZone Duffle from Photojojo.com
Photographer: Dani Heller
"Santorini_01"

 

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Announcing the Winners of the Hero Contest

I'm so late this month! Here are our fantastic winners of the Hero Contest last month.  The July contest (Travel & Adventure) is now also live. 

Hero Contest Winners

First Place, member vote
Prize: Lensbaby Circular Fisheye Lens
Photographer: Michael Sulka
"Ola & Bartek" 


Second Place, member vote
Prize: Think Tank Retrospective 30 Shoulder Bag
Photographer: John Hill
"Near Drowning Victim"

 

Third Place, member voting
Prize: Dodge & Burn T-shirt
Photographer: Timo Hartikainen
"railway station"

 

Congrats to the winners! 

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Best Gear - YOUR Opinion

Hello! We'd like to give a little recognition to some of the gear that photo.net members truly love. This will help our readers--and more importantly--our fellow members who are in the process of deciding on what gear to purchase. If you answer the questions in the widget below (and it shouldn't take more than a minute of your time), you'll be helping your fellow photographers out and you'll also be entered to win two great prizes. 

We look forward to announcing the choices and giving awards to the best of the best -- chosen completely by you! 

NOTE: Please be specific.  Example, you may love a 50mm f/1.4, but we need to know the brand and any other details (G, D, EF, etc.).  Furthermore, as a good suggestion from a devoted reader (that I took for granted), make sure it is equipment that you've used and respect rather than have on your wish list and haven't yet used.  Thank you!!



Thank you!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

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Announcing the Winners of the May "Emotion" Contest

Congratulations to our winners by member vote.  Get your photos ready for the upcoming June contest with the theme "Hero."

First place winner:
True Laugh by Laurent J. Frigault

Prize: Tamron 90mm f2.8 Di VC USD Portrait/Macro Lens

 

Second Place Winner:
Mutation by Miss C

Prize: A Jill-e Juliette bag bag with with inspirational photography books tucked inside (courtesy of Focal Press):
-Photographing Childhood: The Image and the Memory by LaNola Kathleen Stone
-Elevate the Everyday: A Photographic Guide to Picturing Motherhood by Tracey Clark

Third Place Winners (tie):
Loneliness by Maurizio Moro

 

Sibling Love by Melissa Papaj

Both 3rd place winners will receive a  Camera Bling Camera Love Signature Blue Necklace on a Suede Cord courtesy of Pamela Topping.

 

Congrats to you all! 

Tags: contest, emotion

Announcing the Winners of the Earth Photo Contest

Thanks to all of you, Photo.net is making a donation of $281 to the World Wildlife Fund in honor of our Earth entries in the April contest.  Congratulations! Your entries were amazing representations of Earth. 

We had a tie for both first and second place! 

First place winners: 
Intersection by Sami Al Olabi


and Pyrenees sunrise by Harry Tsappas

 

Second place went to: 
Beyond the Looking Glass by Miss C

and NEW DAY IN THE FOREST by Karolos Trivizas


Congratulations again to these four winners!  First prize winners will receive an Earth Explorer Medium Backpack from National Geographic Bags. Our second place winners will receive an Adventure DSLR Camera Strap, also from National Geographic Bags. 

Get your photos ready for the May contest: Emotion (coming soon!).  Prizes range from a gorgeous Tamron lens to a lovely camera charm necklace and a camera bag full of great photo books.