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PF PHOTO CONTEST - Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls (1/26-2/1)

  1. Jan 26, 2008 #1

    ZapperZ

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    Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls

    This week, pictures will be on waterfalls!

    Zz.

    Contest Rules:

    1. Any digital photo or digitally-scanned photo relevant to the theme will be accepted within the contest period. In case there's a gray area, or you're not sure if the picture is suitable, check with me first.

    2. Please resize your digital photo to no more than 650 x 490 or 490 x 650 pixels. You may also crop your picture if you wish. You are also allowed to adjust the brightness and contrast of your picture but these should not dramatically alter the look of the picture. But other than those, any form of picture editing or modification is not allowed. This is a photo contest, not a picture editing/special effect contest. You may add a watermark or your name/nickname to the photo for identification purposes.

    3. Upload your photos to any of the photo servers such as imageshack. Then post it the relevant contest thread and link your picture using the img command. PM me if you do not know how.

    4. Only ONE picture per member per contest. Once a picture is posted, it cannot be changed other than a total withdrawl by that member from that week's photo contest. Exceptions will be made for modification to comply with the rules, such as resizing.

    5. At the end of the contest period, I will open a poll and every PF member can vote for the picture they like best.

    6. Note that in case we have a large number of entries, I will do the polling in more than one thread. If that's the case, you can vote in each of the polling threads. The photos will be assigned in the polling threads in the order they were submitted.

    7. These pictures must be something that you took, not something taken off someone else's photo albums or taken by someone else. I have no way of checking if you did this, so we'll go by the honor system.

    8. You can use a picture only once. Once it is used in a contest, it cannot be reused in another contest.

    9. Please post only pictures meant for submission in this thread.

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  3. Jan 26, 2008 #2
    Bald River Falls Summer of the Drought

    I think this falls is more elegant with a lower flow. I think I posted another shot of this taken in the Fall of 2006. There was much more water then.
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  4. Jan 26, 2008 #3

    turbo

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    I think we've got a winner already. Darn you, larkspur. I have waterfall pictures, but this one kills 'em!
     
  5. Jan 26, 2008 #4
    Thank you turbo but I am sure there are many pf'ers with better shots. Can't wait to see what everyone digs out of there photo files for this competition. I love waterfalls!!
    Thanks ZZ!
     
  6. Jan 26, 2008 #5

    FredGarvin

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    No there aren't. I concede this one.
     
  7. Jan 26, 2008 #6
    No way!!! Post yours!! You have a lovely waterfall in your own back yard!!
     
  8. Jan 26, 2008 #7
    This doesn't even compare to larkspurs but it has been awhile since I have had a photo for one of these contests so here it goes.

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  9. Jan 26, 2008 #8

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  10. Jan 27, 2008 #9
    Retracted. I'll read the rules next time. :(
     
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  11. Jan 27, 2008 #10
    Poops-Loops, are you an astronaut?
     
  12. Jan 27, 2008 #11
    Sorry, only read rule #1. :(
     
  13. Jan 27, 2008 #12
    Oh, that is a great waterfall Scorpa! Where is it?
     
  14. Jan 27, 2008 #13
    Clever:smile:
     
  15. Jan 27, 2008 #14

    sas3

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    Garbo Falls in Upper Michigan
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  16. Jan 27, 2008 #15
    That is probably 20 minutes outside of Jasper on the way to Angel Glacier, I can't remember the name of that one, there are so many out there I kind of lose track. Waterfalls are probably one of my favorite parts of going to the mountains, I love them!

    EDIT: That is Athabasca Falls
     
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  17. Jan 27, 2008 #16
    Impressive pictures so far! I have a photo I can enter in this contest so I figured I should. Tahquamenon Falls in nothern Michigan :)

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  18. Jan 27, 2008 #17
    Gorgeous!
     
  19. Jan 27, 2008 #18
    The grandaddy of them all.

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  20. Jan 30, 2008 #19
    Tropical paradise falls

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  21. Jan 30, 2008 #20

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