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Solly Mack

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Wed Dec 26, 2012, 06:05 PM Dec 2012

January 2013 Photo Contest Poll [View all]

Hello everyone!

I looked over past contest themes and came up with the list below. Hope you find something you can get excited about.


Still Life: B&W or Color.

Close-ups (Macro): Color only. Any subject.

Lost or discarded items: Things people have lost or discarded. Color or B&W

Food: Make us hungry! Color only.

Cemetery/Graveyards: Black & White only.

Busy: busy at work, busy at play; busy streets, busy people (walking, talking, etc..) busy animals, etc.. Busy doing something. Color or B&W.


This poll will run for one week. Votes will determine theme. In the event of a tie, host will have deciding vote.

On January 2nd we will have a theme and at that time I will post the schedule for submissions/prelims/finals. You'll have 13 days from then to get your shot.

January is kind of busy for me, so I'm hoping an early start helps me stay on target.

Thank you!

Solly Mack









5 votes, 0 passes | Time left: Time expired
Still Life
0 (0%)
Close-ups (macro)
4 (80%)
Lost or discarded items
1 (20%)
Food
0 (0%)
Cemetery/Graveyards
0 (0%)
Busy
0 (0%)
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January 2013 Photo Contest Poll [View all] Solly Mack Dec 2012 OP
Fast work! Celebration Dec 2012 #1
You're welcome. Solly Mack Dec 2012 #8
Whats the difference between Still Life and Cemetery/Graveyard? RC Dec 2012 #2
Hmm Solly Mack Dec 2012 #5
Bet it did Mira Dec 2012 #14
I'm probably didn't explain it well. Solly Mack Dec 2012 #17
Graveyard images are landscape photos in many cases. alfredo Dec 2012 #21
I always thought so. Solly Mack Dec 2012 #23
Though they can be cliche, they are a good way to try to find new ways to present alfredo Dec 2012 #27
I'm confused. Blue_In_AK Dec 2012 #3
For example... roadside shoes justiceischeap Dec 2012 #4
Thank you! Solly Mack Dec 2012 #7
Yup, shoes Celebration Dec 2012 #10
When I was five years old I threw my shoes out the car window. Speck Tater Dec 2012 #13
Kids shoes I can understand justiceischeap Dec 2012 #26
Like these? Mz Pip Dec 2012 #25
I may have a meltdown if I ever ran into a tree like that justiceischeap Dec 2012 #30
where is that? I feel like I have seen a tree with shoes before. Laura PourMeADrink Jan 2013 #50
IIRC it was taken in eastern OR Mz Pip Jan 2013 #53
Sorry. I should have been clearer. You know how when you're out and about and see some object, a toy Solly Mack Dec 2012 #6
Ohhhhh, okay. Blue_In_AK Dec 2012 #9
Ooh ooh cemeteries!! a la izquierda Dec 2012 #11
So happy for you. Mira Dec 2012 #15
As soon as I'm done with my interviews I will be. a la izquierda Dec 2012 #20
Sounds like fun! Solly Mack Dec 2012 #18
There's an unfair advantage. JohnnyRingo Dec 2012 #38
I have a thing for cemeteries... a la izquierda Dec 2012 #39
Cemeteries and graveyards would be great for Halloween season Speck Tater Dec 2012 #12
I know you are joking! Mira Dec 2012 #16
I love cemeteries anytime of the year. Solly Mack Dec 2012 #19
We have a very nice old cemetery here. alfredo Dec 2012 #22
I want to go inside the crypt. Solly Mack Dec 2012 #24
Thanks. Spring Beauties. I like that crypt. There are some that you can see the contents. alfredo Dec 2012 #28
Kick Mira Dec 2012 #29
Wonderful topics! Callalily Dec 2012 #31
Thanks, Callalily. Solly Mack Dec 2012 #34
I hate to admit how many cemetery shots I already have. JohnnyRingo Dec 2012 #32
I like that. Solly Mack Dec 2012 #33
I like it. alfredo Dec 2012 #35
Kick Mira Dec 2012 #36
Thanks, Mira! Solly Mack Dec 2012 #37
American Food...like these Louisiana oysters. Laura PourMeADrink Dec 2012 #40
Nice photo. Solly Mack Dec 2012 #41
Me and mine would slurp these up in a jiffy Mira Dec 2012 #42
thanks. I have always loved photography. I always missed the Laura PourMeADrink Dec 2012 #43
And a very happy New Year to you, too. Mira Dec 2012 #44
kick Solly Mack Jan 2013 #45
Is anyone else as excited as I am that "Lost" is leading...? Earth_First Jan 2013 #46
I'm with you. Mira Jan 2013 #47
Yep. I just hope, if this "wins" what I'm planning on shooting justiceischeap Jan 2013 #48
I'm looking forward to the photos. Solly Mack Jan 2013 #49
Less than an hour to go. Solly Mack Jan 2013 #51
Voting is closed and we have a theme. Solly Mack Jan 2013 #52
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