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gpmerfeld
 
Posts: 233

FIXED! 55th Show and Tell Contest: Cultures Of The World

Post Wed Aug 01, 2007 5:37 am


The theme for the 55th Show and Tell Contest: Cultures Of The World

(Images that explore cultural traditions, lifestyles or portraits from any country or region in the world)

Closing day for submissions: Wednesday, August 8, 05:30 UTC
See the rules below, and good luck to all of you!

Rules:
1. Photos must be hosted on pbase.com.
2. Photos must be embedded in your post. See
http://forum.pbase.com/viewtopic.php?t=18022
3. Post only the medium versions of your picture. Larger versions will not be considered.
4. Only enter up to 3 photos per-contest.
5. The host is not eligible for their own contest.
6. Any picture you've taken is eligible regardless of time taken and camera
7. You can do all the post processing you want.
8. Have fun.

When posting, please do include a direct link to your photo so that it can be viewed at its original size.

For your reference, all previous contest topics and the results:
54 - Summertime http://www.pbase.com/image/31777589
53- Suburbia http://www.pbase.com/todd_port/image/62312978
52 - Reflection http://www.pbase.com/ralphandkylie/image/48469086
51 - Speed http://www.pbase.com/ppetalas/image/67312995
50 – Streetlife http://www.pbase.com/woodstock1103/imag ... 5/original
49 – Music http://www.pbase.com/paul_teixeira/imag ... 0/original
48 - Abandoned http://www.pbase.com/mdejong/image/65010674/original
47 - In Passage http://www.pbase.com/hoopy/image/71115287
46 - Night Life http://www.pbase.com/tsienni/image/76248952
45 - Female elegance http://www.pbase.com/jar_o_raws/image/76048022
44 - "For the times they are a-changin'" http://www.pbase.com/honnybeejoy/image/75723426
43 - Light and Shadow http://www.pbase.com/hevezimj/image/1315660
42 - Animals http://www.pbase.com/popeye885/image/64137157/large
41 - Children in Black and White http://www.pbase.com/thejaybird/image/74783675/original
40 - Newborns http://www.pbase.com/kirstenmary/image/73907799
39 - Pollution of environment http://www.pbase.com/ibill/image/36158990
38 - Portrait of a gesture http://www.pbase.com/homerhomer/image/63182376
37 - Shadows http://www.pbase.com/artandrevolution/i ... 2450/large
36 - Not Just Head Shots http://www.pbase.com/thejaybird/image/45928108/original
35 - Have Fun http://www.pbase.com/billinchapelhill/image/66218059
34 - Sunrise/Sunsets http://www.pbase.com/ivinghoe/image/52157782
33 - Winter Landscape http://www.pbase.com/tazman0895/image/72364388/medium
32 - Dramatic Perspective http://www.pbase.com/timgoodspeed/image/72486685
31 - I would definitely like to be there http://www.pbase.com/adjohnso/image/70274383
30 - Frost http://www.pbase.com/nostromo/image/66990908
29 - Dramatic Lighting http://www.pbase.com/grompem/image/55894226/original
28 - Empty Space http://www.pbase.com/billinchapelhill/image/60965172
27 - Macro and Close Up, playing with DOF http://www.pbase.com/halesr/image/43356520
26 - Black & White Contrast http://www.pbase.com/ttfl/image/60755512
25 - Wide Angle http://www.pbase.com/bircher/image/69273873
24 - From the Rooftops http://www.pbase.com/jseltzer/image/53063412
23 - Your Neighborhood http://www.pbase.com/fabiot/image/68718412
22 - Coastal shots http://www.pbase.com/andyrpthomas/image/54081039
21 - Four legged friends http://www.pbase.com/asilasil/image/67748450
20 - Water in Motion http://www.pbase.com/kman627/image/67079464
19 - City Centre http://www.pbase.com/gailsowder/image/66923649
18 - Time Exposures http://www.pbase.com/colinb3469/image/50302066
17 - Beauty http://i.pbase.com/o4/13/504713/1/65558 ... ck5web.jpg
16 - Angles in architecture http://www.pbase.com/tyson_poeckh/image ... medium.jpg
15 - Determination http://www.pbase.com/agroni/image/56218420.jpg
14 - Portraits http://k41.pbase.com/v3/34/609334/1/517 ... nFrame.jpg
13 - Weather http://www.pbase.com/pse/profile
12 - Emotions http://www.pbase.com/genieslot/image/54567682/large.jpg
11 - Wood http://www.pbase.com/mdejong/image/28953523/medium.jpg
10 - Work http://www.pbase.com/grompem/image/55894226
9 - Water http://www.pbase.com/pse/profile
8 - Bridges http://www.pbase.com/bruyn32/image/57170214.jpg
7 - Flora http://www.pbase.com/expat/image/58542071
6 - Landscapes http://www.pbase.com/dkite/image/41103214.jpg
5 - Silhouettes http://www.pbase.com/paskuk/image/44066272.jpg
4 - Red http://www.pbase.com/stevenoz/image/46580385/medium.jpg
3 - Lighthouses http://www.pbase.com/gemmf/image/38312086/medium.jpg
2 - Sports Action http://www.pbase.com/mattmyles06/image/ ... iginal.jpg
1 - Night Time http://www.pbase.com/ray_demski/image/5 ... iginal.jpg

How the contest works:
1. The host gives a topic.
2. You post up to 3 of your images that go along with the topic.
3. The host chooses the winner 7 days after the contest was started.
4. The winner becomes the host for the next week. If the winner does not post a new contest within 2 days, the 2nd place winner is the new host.
Last edited by gpmerfeld on Thu Aug 02, 2007 9:38 pm, edited 1 time in total.

cutepinoy2002
 
Posts: 123


Post Wed Aug 01, 2007 3:34 pm


Angeles City, Philippines
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Small fishing village
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harmen
 
Posts: 8


Post Wed Aug 01, 2007 4:48 pm


Life-style interrupted... living in a tent inside destroyed house after the Tsunami (Aceh)
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Hand of a woman getting traditional Indian henna decoration (Singapore)
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Rally for devotees on a street in Seoul (if I understand the custom - bit of culture shock here)
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kendalla
 
Posts: 2


Post Wed Aug 01, 2007 10:41 pm


Jumping with the Samburu tribesmen in Kenya
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Village market on Rusinga Island, Lake Victoria
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Wannabe Maasai warrior
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xbsa
 
Posts: 573

North American Culture

Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 12:06 am


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dalejohn49
 
Posts: 69


Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 12:54 am


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wolfbec
 
Posts: 15


Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 4:20 am


From Jordan
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http://www.pbase.com/wolfbec/image/79642127/original

From Japan
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http://www.pbase.com/wolfbec/image/73288864/original

Also from Japan
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http://upload.pbase.com/wolfbec/image/73282026/original
What a great topic. I have been all over the world and would love to post 10 photos but I guess this will have to do!


esteddom
 
Posts: 9


Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 5:48 am


Braving The Streets Of Roma!
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stefanog
 
Posts: 21


Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 8:29 am


Traditional Italian Alpine culture

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dalejohn49
 
Posts: 69

Peru

Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 12:29 pm


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viveksg
 
Posts: 253


Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 12:33 pm


What is the closing date for this contest? The date mentioned is Sunday August 8th, which is an invalid date/day combination. Is it Sunday, August 5th, or Wednesday, August 8th?

dalejohn49
 
Posts: 69

Turkey

Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 12:33 pm


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grompem
 
Posts: 1324


Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 4:45 pm


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Geisha in Kyoto

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Wedding couple, Kyoto, Japan

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Shoe repairman in Ercolana, Italy

All images clickable
Last edited by grompem on Thu Aug 02, 2007 9:17 pm, edited 1 time in total.

karenmickleson
 
Posts: 170


Post Thu Aug 02, 2007 5:36 pm


ubiquitous Venetian demonstrators passing workmen unloading laundry for delivery
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http://www.pbase.com/image/81407106

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