Forum member to receive an $200 prize!
By PF Staff in Photo Contests on Aug 31, 2010
His photo, entitled "Basement Infiltrator", received 72 votes with an average rating of 3.79- the highest among all the photos in this contest. The runners up were "Approaching Storm" and "Old Garden Tools", each with ratings of 3.78. This was definitely a close battle! Note that these ratings are as of 8/31/2010, and further ratings will not be considered in swaying the winner.
A total of over 10,000 votes was registered during the contest's voting phase. Thanks go to all our forum members for taking the time to vote!
We invite you to view and comment on the winning entry! The winner will receive an $200 gift certificate to B&H Photo, this contest's sponsor. Please stay tuned for further events in the future, and thanks also go to everyone who took part in this month's contest!
A food-themed photo contest started by the community
By PF Staff in Photo Contests on Aug 26, 2010
Forum member charliezap has recently started a very cool food-themed photo contest for all forum members to participate in! The contest will be open to submissions through September 14th. We invite everyone to participate- the top winners will get $100, $50, and $25 prizes, respectively!
We currently have a lot of other events going on here on the site, including World Pentax Day, and our B&H Photo Contest. Please scroll down for details on those!
Three Exciting Pentax Photographic Events
By PF Staff in Photo Contests on Aug 25, 2010
Three exciting events are ending soon at PentaxForums.com, and we'd like to issue a brief reminder in case you might have missed out on some of them! All these events will close on August 31st.
First, don't forget to upload your World Pentax Day photos! To do so, and to view others' entries, please visit the World Pentax Day event gallery. Note that only photos taken on August 15th may be uploaded, but that they can be uploaded through the 31st.
Secondly, the our B&H photo contest is still showing a very close race, so vote for your favorites now! The winner will receive an $200 prize.
Finally, our monthly "Joy" photo contest will also be open through the 31st. At the end of the month, a new theme will be announced, and public voting for the winner will begin.We hope you enjoy these events!
One photo per day with a single lens for a month
By PF Staff in Photo Contests on Aug 23, 2010
Forum member stillshunter has recently proposed a very interesting photo challenge, in which participants will take one photo per day for a month using only one lens.
The photos will then be uploaded to individual albums here on the forum, each of which should be named 'Single in September' for easy searching. Here is the current listing of participants, as well as their photos.
All forum members are invited to participate in this event- please check out the details in the dedicated thread in our mini-challenges forum.
Our forum album system allows all members to upload their photos for free. Currently, registered members may upload up to 40 photos to their albums, and up to 50 photos in the user photo gallery. If you would like additional space, simply donate to be able to upload up to 10,000 photos!We hope you enjoy this event, and look forward to your participation!