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Old Mar 8, 2012, 11:21 AM   #1
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Weekly Photo Contest (March 8th - March 15th 2012) Topic - Wood

This weeks topic could be WOOD. Let's explore different uses and forms of the material.


Rules:

1. You may only submit one photo per contest.

2. Please do not comment on photos until after the judging has taken place.

3. The contest runs for exactly one week, starting NOW! (see time/date stamp at the start of this thread)

4. At the end of the week, The Judge (last week's winner) will choose a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place photo, providing as much feedback as possible. (Judge has 24 hours to make decision)

5. The 1st place Winner will start a new thread with the topic/theme of their choice, and act as the Judge for that contest.
(Winner has 48 hours to create new theme)
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Old Mar 8, 2012, 02:27 PM   #2
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Old Mar 9, 2012, 01:53 AM   #3
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Old Mar 9, 2012, 10:52 AM   #5
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Old Mar 9, 2012, 01:13 PM   #8
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feb 20 || wood texture by Bhupesh Patel Photography, on Flickr
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Old Mar 9, 2012, 04:33 PM   #9
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Old Mar 10, 2012, 06:13 AM   #10
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Old Mar 11, 2012, 05:11 PM   #11
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Old Mar 11, 2012, 05:26 PM   #12
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My submission

Just a little bark action...
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Old Mar 12, 2012, 08:55 AM   #13
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Old Mar 12, 2012, 10:55 AM   #14
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Old Mar 12, 2012, 02:58 PM   #15
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Old Mar 12, 2012, 09:46 PM   #18
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Old Mar 14, 2012, 11:30 PM   #23
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Wooden chairs on the wooden deck of a log cabin...

Another first time sharer/entrant.

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Old Mar 15, 2012, 11:52 AM   #24
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This is the end...

... of this contest. Thanks all.

I'll be back to morrow to tell you who I decided the winner should be.
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Old Mar 16, 2012, 12:11 PM   #25
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Difficult job ! Those are just my short opinions, my feelings translated in words when looking at images. (And... sorry for being late...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Eolian View Post
First. Wood as a living material. I think the quality of the picture as well a the choice of the subject illustrate almost perfectly the theme.



Quote:
Originally Posted by coryndiego View Post
Second. This picture shows well what a wooden building becomes when transformed by time passing.



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Originally Posted by butch10x View Post
Third. In my opinion this picture shows an interesting patern. The upper knot is a bit distracting, though.


More comments :

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Originally Posted by pmxperience View Post
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Loss by pmxperience, on Flickr
Interesting picture, but it illustrates more text than wood.

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Originally Posted by Blakeco123 View Post
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Would gain intensity if the colors where more saturated. Could show contrast between wood and iron (the nail.

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Originally Posted by Funkatronic View Post
Cool, but doesn't say "wood".

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Originally Posted by jabbott View Post
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Abandoned Church, Keota, Colorado
1/125s, f/8, 25mm, ISO 100
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Like this barn. The one from coryndiego is more "dramatic"

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Originally Posted by Sideonecincy View Post
Interesting picture. A lot more than wood in it though

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Originally Posted by iphone4304 View Post
Matt Williams
Nice sunset, but wood is secondary



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Originally Posted by paulg View Post
Nice !

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Originally Posted by Bartlindon View Post
Playing wood
I think this picture deserves the third place.

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Originally Posted by smitty1788 View Post
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Floor by smitty1788, on Flickr
Nice wood patern.

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Originally Posted by psychotropic View Post
Just a little bark action...


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Originally Posted by Somepix View Post
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Wood_24b par Somepix1851, sur Flickr
Will not comment on this one.

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Originally Posted by imac wannabe View Post
Wood
In my experience, it's very difficult to show the greatness of trees.

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Originally Posted by Melizard View Post
A good one.

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Originally Posted by AlexH View Post
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Boardwalk by DigitAl3x, on Flickr
Nice wood patern. In not sure it's the best point of view to show it.



Quote:
Originally Posted by Nathanbl View Post
First post, new hobby. Go easy?!
Nice try. And welcome to the contest.

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Originally Posted by rarnell View Post
First attempt
Again, the picture is cool, but doesn't scream "wood"

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Originally Posted by someoldguy View Post
Haha, dovetail joints. I'm still trying....

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Originally Posted by epb87 View Post
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Park Bench by epb87, on Flickr
Nice patern. A bit unsettling at first glance.



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Originally Posted by emtrey View Post
Another first time sharer/entrant.

Interseting picture, lot's of wood. Be careful when cropping !

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