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15 Award Winning Photographs from Lake Superior Magazine Photo Contest
Lake Superior Magazine's 26th annual photo contest results were announced which had hundreds of participants from 11 states or provinces and one foreign country(India).  Sara Smith of Madison Heights won the overall grand prize for her "
Professional Photographers of America has announced winner of Grand Imaging Award 2021
Professional photographers of America founded in 1868, is the longest-standing non-profitable photography trade association.  In its largest annual conference and trade show professional photographers association announced the winner of the contest.  Shannon Squires-Toews, M.Photog, has been announced as the overall Grand Imaging Award winner for her image "perfectly Perched" in the animal category. Shannon competed with 12 category winners to get this award.  Her image was judged by jurors as PPA's prestigious Loan Collection which...
Hawaii Magazine 2021 Photography Contest Winners Announced
Hawaii Magazine conducts annual photo contests in Land, Ocean, Wildlife, Sunset and People categories.  The stunning pictures reveal the beauty of nature at its best.  The underwater octopus picture shot by Shane Myers from Mililani has won the grand prize for photo contest 2021.  The beautiful sunset in the pineapple field, awesome mountains and valleys of Kualoa,  dolphins diving into the ocean and many more breath-taking pictures are chosen by the jurors in each category.  Each category had a first prize winner and an honorary runner-...
The International Photography Awards has announced the winners of its 2020 photography competition. Showcasing some of the most outstanding photographic work from around the globe, this year’s contest gathered a total of 13,000 entries from 120 countries. Discover the selection of winners and honorable mentions from the architecture sub-categories: fine art, cityscapes, bridges, buildings, interior, historic, industrial, abstract, and other. The IPA revealed its 2020 winners. To select the category frontrunners, an international jury of renowned photography...
You're in luck because there are lots of laughs to be had when looking at the winners of the 2020 Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards. With over 7,000 entries from photographers around the world, it wasn't an easy decision to narrow the field to a winner. But in the end, it was a photo of a sassy turtle that helped photographer Mark Fitzpatrick win the top award. “It's been amazing to see the reaction to my photo of Terry the Turtle flipping the bird, with Terry giving people a laugh in what has been a difficult year for many, as well as helping spread an...
Even amid stay-at-home order and restricted mobility, the cameramen who worked for stories this year were able to connect us with events around the world. To enjoy the New Year, now here is a screened selection of the most attractive photographs of 2020. This article consists of or favourite pictures from the photography competitions of the last 12 months from the following genres:   Wildlife Photography Award winning wildlife photography by sergey Food photography, Award winning food photography by kmasad Landscape photography, Award winning landscape...
Our Big Backyard Nature Photo Contest is Open for Entries | February 23 2021
Contest Closed
Greater Portland
Nature is shining bright as it breathes fresh air due to pandemic lockdown.  Everything around us is nature and you can shoot your backyard, your local park, or a trail.  Let us celebrate nature and share it with the rest of the world by entering the Big Backyard Nature Photo Contest.  The photo can be taken anywhere in Greater Portland, from Forest Grove in the west to the Sandy River in the east to Wilsonville in the south.  A 50 word description should be included along with the photo.  Digitally altered photos are eligible for the...
Photo Director is a free Photo Editing App developed by Cyberlink. You can use this photo editor on your smart phones to make them look like professional photographs. If you love to travel, you can use this photo editor to make your normal photos look like professional photos like from Canon or Nikon. This quick photo editing app combines a feature-rich photo editor with a richly creative collage maker that lets you adjust RGB with a visual histogram. Change white balance or saturation, or apply photo effects and adjustments to an entire image or specific regions...
Legendary Asian American Photographer Corky Lee Dies of Covid
The legendary photographer Corky Lee, who spent half a century in documenting a community that had long been unseen has passed away due to Covid complications.  To him his works which appeared in New York Times, Time Magazine and the Associated press, is an act of "photographic justice".  Mr.Lee's interest in photography dates back to time when he studied the iconic photograph marking the completion of the first transcontinental railroad in the United States.  This photograph had none of the chinese labourers who worked for the...
The beneficial life of a consumer electronic product is relatively short and decreasing as there is vast changes in the equipment features and abilities. This leads to a large waste stream of obsolete electronic equipment, electronic waste (e-waste). The conventional method of disposing the e-waste has lot of disadvantages both on economical and environmental grounds. So we need to think of new methods of e-waste management like recycling. Comparatively new method of electronic recycling is yet to have a solid infrastructure in place. A more challenging...
The popular iOS photo editing app Afterlight has upgraded its app which brings in most-powerful and user friendly features with it. The Afterlight 2 is a complete make-over of its predecessor Afterlight which is popular among the users. During the editing process the app uses a dark theme where focus is on the photos during the work. It has icons of various settings are placed in recognisable manner. Once the app is launched it opens up the images in camera roll where you can choose the image which need to be edited by tapping on the "use". Along the bottom...
Contest 2 Months left to Enter
10,000 £
Natural History Museum, London
The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, founded in 1965, is an annual international showcase of the best nature photography. The contest is developed and produced by the Natural History Museum, London. The competition gives away prizes worth £18000 every year. The 56th Annual competition attracted more than 49,000 entries from around the world. With the successful announcement of winners, the competition for Wildlife Photographer of the year 2021 is now open. The owners and sponsors have once again been kind enough to share the following winning...
Landscape photography is one of our favorite genres. The overall winner and the category winners have recently been announced, and they will teleport you to the beautiful landscapes all over the world. You’ll agree, that’s what we all need right now. The Landscape Photographer of the Year 2020 is Chris Frost with his magical photo of Woodland Woods in Dorset. Winning the 13th annual contest earned him not only the flattering title of Photographer of the Year, but also the £10,000 prize. “Taken in spring of 2018 in a wooded area close to...
Photo Editor Pro is aa amazing and powerful photo editing app for Android phones. A very comprehensive photo editor and pretty much everything you could ever want to do on your phone. There are so many effects, stickers and features to apply to your photos. Photo Editor Pro is a fun and powerful photo editor that lets you quickly be pro, even if you've never edited a photo before. Build in photo collage feature, Photo Editor Pro will give you the look you want in seconds. Now you can enhance your images with this easy to use photo editing app and you can...
Global photography social network Agora's latest contest tasked its community with taking portraits of small things, and the resulting highlights run the gamut from an extraordinary close up of a tiny damselfly to some shots of humans eclipsed by the scale and majesty of Mother Nature. The top prize, voted on by Agora’s community of photographers, went to Bangladeshi wildlife and aerial artist Rafid Yasar. His winning shot zooms in on a Black Naped Monarch hatchling, presumably crying out for a meal. Yasar takes home US$1,000 for his winning photograph....
International Nature Photography Contest by CGTN - 26 January 2021
Contest Closed
CGTN 2020 Calendar + Gift
* Entry Fee: Free
CGTN Digital's second International Nature Photography Contest is now open! We are calling for submissions of great nature images taken in 2020 in any of these categories: wildlife, geography, environment, human and nature.   Target Dates Open for submission: 26 December 2020 Last date for submission: 26 January 2021 Announcement of winners: 10 February 2021 Fees: There is no entry fee. Prizes: Last year our prize was the CGTN 2020 Calendar limited edition. This year, shortlisted participants will receive a special gift and a...