Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
  #1
#476 - "Minimalistic Imagery"
Posted By: Kerrowdown, 11-05-2019, 04:53 PM

Thank you to noelcmn for hosting last weeks challenge and for also selecting my wee bit of fun image as the winner.

All I'm gonna say about that image is... for all those years when I run off with the circus, it obviously benefitted and honed my animal training skills, to what you see here.

For this weeks challenge I've gone for something which I hope you will all find a little different... "Minimalistic Imagery"

This could have many interpretations, so I'm hoping this will stimulate some varied and interesting entries. It could be about purely a simple composition, a lack of colours, hinted detail or my favourite... the use of negative space.

The Challenge will close on midnight (GMT) Sunday 10th November 2019.

Rules
1. Post ONE photo.
2. The photo must portray an interpretation of the theme.
3. Post your single picture in this thread and explain what motivated you to take the picture and/or how you feel it represents the weekly theme (especially if it's not obvious).
4. The challenge is interactive. Any response is welcome.
5. The judge will pick the WINNERS and choose one of them to be the judge for the next week.
6. This challenge runs for 7 days plus an additional day for the judge to choose the winners.
7. Any Pentax camera can be used.
8. Pictures can be from any time frame, not just within the week of the current theme.
9. In case the winner of a challenge is unable to become the judge for the next challenge, they will PM the #2 winner for that person to be the judge.

One from me to get things started, which does in fact contain all four of my suggestions... ?



Last edited by Kerrowdown; 11-09-2019 at 12:06 PM.
Views: 1,664
11-05-2019, 05:40 PM - 2 Likes   #2
Site Supporter
Site Supporter




Join Date: Apr 2017
Location: Bayern
Posts: 132
take a load off
Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K-1  Photo 
11-05-2019, 07:02 PM - 2 Likes   #3
Pentaxian




Join Date: May 2016
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 1,775
11-05-2019, 08:57 PM - 1 Like   #4
Loyal Site Supporter
Loyal Site Supporter
Bruce Clark's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Brookfield, Victoria
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 4,156
Here is one

Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K-7  Photo 
11-06-2019, 03:03 AM   #5
Site Supporter
Site Supporter
gump's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: Canton, Ohio
Photos: Albums
Posts: 271
Tacking to weather
Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K-70  Photo 
11-06-2019, 06:39 AM - 1 Like   #6
Pentaxian




Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Dayton, OH
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 4,464
*ist DS and Sigma 10-20mm



Tim
11-06-2019, 11:11 AM - 5 Likes   #7
Site Supporter
Site Supporter




Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: South Africa-Johannesburg
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 29,340
11-06-2019, 12:42 PM - 4 Likes   #8
Site Supporter
Site Supporter
Vaskebjorn's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Almere, The Netherlands
Posts: 387
I’ll go with this autumny photo.

Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K-3  Photo 
11-06-2019, 04:35 PM   #9
Site Supporter
Site Supporter
RGlasel's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Saskatoon
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 2,319
I didn't take this photo for this challenge, a few years ago I was testing my new macro lens as a short telephoto.
Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K-30  Photo 
11-07-2019, 03:55 AM - 1 Like   #10
Pentaxian




Join Date: Aug 2016
Location: Appingedam
Posts: 383
Here's my take at minimalism. Just lines leading to a horizon, very little colour (though not B&W) and the endless reflection patterns in the waves. I'd love to be there again in that moment.
Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K-50  Photo 
11-07-2019, 07:57 AM - 4 Likes   #11
Loyal Site Supporter
Loyal Site Supporter
charliezap's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: saugus ma
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 8,369
A very interesting challenge-I hope this shot fits the bill. The trees guide the boats to the inner harbor at high tide at Rock Harbor Cape Cod Ma.---charliezap
Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K-5  Photo 
11-07-2019, 08:12 AM - 4 Likes   #12
Pentaxian
Hattifnatt's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2013
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 3,675
Into the white.

11-07-2019, 09:17 AM   #13
New Member
PintofDog's Avatar

Join Date: Jan 2017
Posts: 19
Berlin Holocaust Memorial

By design
Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K-5  Photo 
11-07-2019, 02:53 PM - 1 Like   #14
Loyal Site Supporter
Loyal Site Supporter
AggieDad's Avatar

Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Houston, TX
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 774
Twenty-five years ago my daughter and I walked out on this pier to watch the porpoises gambol in Aransas Bay. A full color version of this photo hangs in my study, but I decided on a high-key finished monochrome for this contest.


Last edited by AggieDad; 11-07-2019 at 09:30 PM.
11-07-2019, 03:29 PM - 1 Like   #15
Site Supporter
Site Supporter




Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: München
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 157
Spiral Staircase

Here's my entry. Cheers, Christoph
Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K-5 II s  Photo 
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
challenge, image, judge, photo, picture, post, theme, week, winner, winners
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Weekly Challenge #476 - Odds and Evens noelcmn Weekly Photo Challenges 28 11-04-2019 07:59 AM
Weekly Challenge Picture of the Week (POTW) # 476 - 17 -31 October 2017 noelcmn Weekly Photo Challenges 15 10-29-2017 07:58 AM
Architecture Minimalistic MesterAron Post Your Photos! 2 06-13-2016 12:56 AM
Abstract Stacking Rocks Minimalistic hockmasm Photo Critique 2 05-27-2010 08:12 PM
Orton imagery JMR Post Your Photos! 16 10-03-2008 06:09 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:54 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top