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03-01-2010, 09:53 AM   #1
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Point & Shoot Contest #29 - Dazzling Light

THEME - "Dazzling Light"
Light, of course has to exist in everything seen, or we would not see....
I want to see photos with light that "dazzles".
Intense, bright, unusual or defined light rays or light used in a very unusual way.

THE RULES
1. Have fun!
2. No 35mm, APS, or 4/3 SLR/DSLR cameras allowed. 110 film SLRs, 35mm and smaller rangefinder/viewfindercameras are allowed. No medium or large format cameras allowed.
3. Entries will close on March 31st, 2010 at 11:59 P.M. CST, USA.
4. Maximum image dimensions are 800x800 pixels.
5. List camera brand, model with entry for all to see.
6. THEME: "Dazzling Light"
7. Max of 3 photographs per person.
8. Post processing is fine.
9. Winner will set up and judge next contest.

Anxiously awaiting photo entries!

03-07-2010, 09:39 AM   #2
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Breaking the ice...

All with Panasonic FX500.


Enlightened.








Morning burn.








Battle scars.



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I have not participated in these contests yet - but since I recently puchased a Canon Powershot D10 let the games begin

Cancon Powershot D10 (Good to 33ft / 10m underwater)

Rays of the Sun comming through the ocean as I shot my son from below



There were a couple of days we did not see the sun so when it came out I shot it !



Sun's reflection in the pool

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Great entries so far! I hope to see more!

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Pana LX2, ISO 100 F4.5 1/200.

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My entries : Early winter morning

Canon A1000 is



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Rainbows @ Great Smoky Mountains

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03-27-2010, 03:50 PM   #8
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headlight

love to use old tech. Optio MX4

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Pana LX-2, ISO 100 f4.5 1/320. Horse Shoe Lake.
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03-30-2010, 02:38 PM   #10
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Mount Vernon Sunset



Pentax Optio A40, Program AE, -1EV (ISO 50, 1/320s, F/8)

The Electric City



Pentax Optio A40, Program AE (ISO 400, 1/4s, F/2.8)

Flying Proud



Pentax Optio A40, Program AE (IS 50, 1/500s, F/5.4)

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And the winners are....

There were so many great photos, it is hard to judge these and pick just 3!

3rd Place: Bramela
Great theme photo. Excellent!


2nd Place: Daacon
Loved this one, great theme photo. Well done.


Winner 1st Place: Bart's "Enlightened"
I love this photo and I feel that it fully captures the spirit of the theme.
I also loved your "Battle Scars".
04-02-2010, 12:25 PM   #12
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Thanks, skid2964!
I'm really honored.

Congratulations to Daacon & Bramela from me. And everybody else as well for that matter. I really liked the entries we got.
I'll try to come up with a nice theme for the Point & Shoot Contest #30 .
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Congratulations to the winners. Everyone did a great job. Can't wait to see contest #30.
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Congratulations Bart, a well deserved win. That is a very impressive shot.
And thanks for the 3rd place. With so many great entries, that was pleasing. Thanks again.
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Thanks, barondla and Bramela.

Everybody, you can find the contest # 30 here

We don't want it to go unnoticed, now do we
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