Approve the Cookies
This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and our Privacy Policy.
OK
Index  •   • New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Guest
New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Register to forums    Log in

 
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Competitions 
Thread started 04 Dec 2010 (Saturday) 17:59
Search threadPrev/next
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

Canon DSLR Speed Challenge #172 - Holiday Spirit

 
John_B
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
7,057 posts
Gallery: 40 photos
Likes: 1045
Joined Sep 2006
Location: Hawaii
     
Dec 04, 2010 17:59 |  #1

Canon DSLR Speed Challenge #172

Holiday Spirit

Well for many the Holidays are not to far away, so why not show photos displaying the Holiday Spirit.
With this weeks topic post a photo of something that you feel shows the Holiday Spirit.
Any interpretation of this weeks challenge is welcome.



This challenge begins when posted, and will end at 6:00 p.m. Eastern time Saturday, December 11th, 2010.
Winner of this challenge will be announced shortly thereafter.



Standard Rules apply:
Photo Submissions:

1. Camera - Any Canon DSLR Camera
2. Time - any on-topic photo taken at any time is eligible, although photos that have won other competitions should NOT be entered.
3. Size - Please visit Image Posting Rules.
4. Post-Processing - do whatever you like and the host will decide if it works.
5. Posting - * ONE PHOTO per photographer in each challenge.*Photo Name in the message subject line.* Camera model & lens used.* Notes -- post brief EXIF data including ISO, shutter speed and aperture used.
6. Commenting - No commenting during challenge. When the posting is closed and a winner has been declared, comments can be made in this thread.
7. Have questions, PM me.
8. Have FUN!


One challenge every week, on the following schedule:

* New Topic - After winner is declared.
* Posting Starts - Right after topic is announced.
* Posting Ends - 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time Saturday, December 11th, 2010.
* Winner from this competition decides the theme of the next one (and judges it for a winner) after this competition is closed.


Previous Winners
Previous Winners, part 2


Sony A6500, A6000, Apeman A80, & a bunch of Lenses.............  (external link)
click to see (external link)
JohnBdigital.com (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)
Ryno
Member
Avatar
147 posts
Joined Dec 2010
Location: UK
     
Dec 05, 2010 14:13 |  #2

This is one i call "Livin' ain't easy" :D

IMAGE: http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4088/4948335190_16a510fdcb_z.jpg
IMAGE LINK: http://www.flickr.com …flickingbeans/4​948335190/  (external link)

Canon 7D
EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
0.01 sec (1/100)
f/5.6
45 mm
ISO 100

(I hope no one was expecting Snow :lol: )

check out more of my rubbish shots on FlickR (external link).
7D|24-105mm f/4 L IS|70-200 f/4 L IS.

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
KungPao
Hatchling
6 posts
Joined Aug 2010
Location: America
     
Dec 05, 2010 20:18 |  #3

View from the inside of a Present

IMAGE: http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5125/5236678036_b4aeb0b840_z.jpg

5D II
24-105 f/4L @ 24mm
f/22
2.5"
ISO 50



  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Maureen ­ Souza
Ms. MODERATOR     Something Spectacular!
Avatar
32,994 posts
Gallery: 6 photos
Likes: 3888
Joined Feb 2005
Location: Central California
     
Dec 06, 2010 18:01 as a reply to  @ KungPao's post |  #4

The Tree

5DII135 lens
1/80
2.0


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.


Life is hard...but I just take it one photograph at a time.

5DMK4
7DMK2
Canon Lenses: 50/1.4, 135/2.0, 100-400mm II, 24-70/2.8 II

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Greg ­ K.
Member
Avatar
164 posts
Gallery: 55 photos
Likes: 234
Joined Nov 2010
     
Dec 06, 2010 19:50 |  #5

Merry Christmas

Camera: T2i
Lens: ES-F 18-55 IS @ 43.0mm
Aperture: f/5.0
Shutter: 0.6s
ISO: 800


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.


Canon 6D | EF 24-105 f/4 L | EF 100-400L II | EF 40mm f/2.8 | Rokinon 14mm f/2.8
Canon T2i (Ha modded) | EF-S 18-55 IS | EF-S 55-250 IS
Various telescopes

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Mike53545
Senior Member
Avatar
874 posts
Likes: 17
Joined Feb 2009
Location: Wisconsin
     
Dec 06, 2010 21:20 as a reply to  @ Greg K.'s post |  #6

Lights in the Park

PHOTOBUCKET EMBEDDING IS DISABLED BY THIS MEMBER.
Photobucket sends ads instead of embedding photos from their free galleries.
Click the link (if available) below to see the image in a gallery page.

http://i86.photobucket​.com …photo/MGNphoto_​1374-1.jpg (external link)


Canon 50D
EF 85 f/1.8
TV: 30 seconds
AV: f/11
Manual Exposure
ISO 100

Couple of Canons, and a couple L's :cool:

My website: www.mgnphoto.com (external link)
facebook fan page: http://www.facebook.co​m/MGNphoto (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
airfrogusmc
I'm a chimper. There I said it...
35,776 posts
Gallery: 138 photos
Best ofs: 6
Likes: 4471
Joined May 2007
Location: Oak Park, Illinois
     
Dec 09, 2010 19:00 as a reply to  @ Mike53545's post |  #7

Holiday Spirit in the Keys

IMAGE: http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y118/airfrogusmc/IMG_7598.jpg

5D 24L
ISO 3200
1/80 at f/1.8
manual
spot



  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
mguffin
Goldmember
Avatar
2,627 posts
Gallery: 17 photos
Likes: 16
Joined Jul 2010
Location: Allendale, NJ
     
Dec 09, 2010 19:17 as a reply to  @ airfrogusmc's post |  #8

Santa gets a high-five

1D Mk II, 50mm f/1.4
1/250, f/4.5, ISO400


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.


Mike
Nikon D800 ~ Nikon D500
Sigma 35 f/1.4 DG ~ Nikkor 50 f/1.8G ~ Nikkor 85 f/1.8G ~ Nikkor 12-24 f/4 DX ~ Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 DX ~ Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 VR ~ Sigma 18-35 f/1.8 DC ~ Sigma 50-100 f/1.8 DC

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
dilorenzo1954
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
5,375 posts
Gallery: 23 photos
Likes: 33
Joined Jan 2007
Location: Wandering the streets...
     
Dec 10, 2010 19:55 as a reply to  @ mguffin's post |  #9

All I Want for Christmas is...

All I Want for Christmas is...

Canon 5D
EF24-105mm f/4
50mm@ f/7.1
1/50 sec
100 ISO
Manual Exposure

IMAGE: http://edl1954.smugmug.com/photos/1119526435_v4jfb-X2.jpg
IMAGE LINK: http://edl1954.smugmug​.com …02_a4nYb#111952​6435_v4jfb  (external link)

Ed

“A photograph is usually looked at- seldom looked into.” ~Ansel Adams

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Jason ­ C
Goldmember
4,757 posts
Gallery: 330 photos
Best ofs: 4
Likes: 1138
Joined Dec 2007
Location: Calabasas, CA
     
Dec 11, 2010 00:58 as a reply to  @ dilorenzo1954's post |  #10

Sleepy Eyed Dreams on the Eve of Christmas

Sleepy Eyed Dreams on the Eve of Christmas

IMAGE NOT FOUND
IMAGE IS A REDIRECT OR MISSING!
HTTP response: NOT FOUND | MIME changed to 'image/gif' | Redirected to error image by FLICKR



40D
50/1.8 mkii
1/40th sec
f/2.8
iso 800

Jason C

Equipment & Feedback
"I am not interested in shooting new things-I am interested to see things new"--Ernst Haas

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
kent ­ andersen
Goldmember
1,071 posts
Gallery: 5 photos
Best ofs: 2
Likes: 1
Joined Apr 2009
Location: Norway, Kristiansand
     
Dec 11, 2010 08:10 |  #11

IMAGE: http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4069/4218600806_4b46c39119_z.jpg
IMAGE LINK: http://www.flickr.com …/41388512@N05/4​218600806/  (external link)
hanna longing for christmas (external link) by andersen_kent (external link), on Flickr

Camera Canon EOS 400D Digital
Exposure 0.013 sec (1/80)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 135 mm
ISO Speed 800

Living in Austria, I am so glad that there is stuff like Gimp out there...
I am a happy giver, so if you find any misspelling in my text, you can keep them... :)
Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/​photos/41388512@N05/ (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
John_B
THREAD ­ STARTER
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
7,057 posts
Gallery: 40 photos
Likes: 1045
Joined Sep 2006
Location: Hawaii
     
Dec 11, 2010 17:03 |  #12

Thanks to all contributors, this challenge is now closed :)

3rd place goes to "Merry Christmas" by Greg K.
A great photo giving a warm Christmas feel ;)

2nd place goes to "Holiday Spirit in the Keys" by airfrogusmc
This one was just a unique spirit :)

1st place goes to "Santa gets a high-five" by mguffin
This photo just showed the holiday spirit better then all others to my eyes.
Well done!...

Thanks to all contributors as all the photos were great! :)


Sony A6500, A6000, Apeman A80, & a bunch of Lenses.............  (external link)
click to see (external link)
JohnBdigital.com (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
airfrogusmc
I'm a chimper. There I said it...
35,776 posts
Gallery: 138 photos
Best ofs: 6
Likes: 4471
Joined May 2007
Location: Oak Park, Illinois
     
Dec 11, 2010 17:12 as a reply to  @ John_B's post |  #13

Way to go mguffin. Great job John and a timely topic, thanks for the 2nd place and congrats to Greg K..




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
monty28428
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
10,084 posts
Gallery: 1 photo
Likes: 232
Joined Jul 2007
Location: Carolina Beach
     
Dec 11, 2010 17:39 |  #14

Congrats mguffin!

Way to go Allen & Greg K - I got a big kick out of your's Allen :-)

Awesome bunch of photo's everybody.




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
airfrogusmc
I'm a chimper. There I said it...
35,776 posts
Gallery: 138 photos
Best ofs: 6
Likes: 4471
Joined May 2007
Location: Oak Park, Illinois
     
Dec 11, 2010 17:43 |  #15

monty28428 wrote in post #11435409 (external link)
Congrats mguffin!

Way to go Allen & Greg K - I got a big kick out of your's Allen :-)

Awesome bunch of photo's everybody.

:lol::lol: Thanks Monty,

Key West is really sump'm any time of the year but as the snow starts here it looks really good 'bout now. :lol:




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

4,122 views & 0 likes for this thread
Canon DSLR Speed Challenge #172 - Holiday Spirit
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Competitions 
AAA
x 1600
y 1600

Jump to forum...   •  Rules   •  Index   •  New posts   •  RTAT   •  'Best of'   •  Gallery   •  Gear   •  Reviews   •  Member list   •  Polls   •  Image rules   •  Search   •  Password reset

Not a member yet?
Register to forums
Registered members may log in to forums and access all the features: full search, image upload, follow forums, own gear list and ratings, likes, more forums, private messaging, thread follow, notifications, own gallery, all settings, view hosted photos, own reviews, see more and do more... and all is free. Don't be a stranger - register now and start posting!


COOKIES DISCLAIMER: This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and to our privacy policy.
Privacy policy and cookie usage info.


POWERED BY AMASS forum software 2.1forum software
version 2.1 /
code and design
by Pekka Saarinen ©
for photography-on-the.net

Latest registered member is Nikonphotogirl
827 guests, 392 members online
Simultaneous users record so far is 6430, that happened on Dec 03, 2017

Photography-on-the.net Digital Photography Forums is the website for photographers and all who love great photos, camera and post processing techniques, gear talk, discussion and sharing. Professionals, hobbyists, newbies and those who don't even own a camera -- all are welcome regardless of skill, favourite brand, gear, gender or age. Registering and usage is free.