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Poll 1 **April Photography Contest** Voting has ended

The Theme is Flowers and Foliage in Black and White.

Voting will last four days. The finals will be posted Friday. Hope you enjoy the entries.

Links to poll 2 & 3

poll 2 http://www.democraticunderground.com/10024851410

poll 3 http://www.democraticunderground.com/10024851402

1. Some things you have to see in black and white

2. Tres Rosas Rojas

3. Outside In

4. Lotus

5. Dogwood Delight

6. Lily

7. Buds Are Back

8.Cactus Flower

9. Roses

Poll 2 **April Photography Contest** Voting had ended

The Theme is Flowers and Foliage in Black and White.

Voting will last four days. The finals will be posted Friday. Hope you enjoy the entries.

Links to poll 1 & 3

poll 1 http://www.democraticunderground.com/10024851413

poll 3 http://www.democraticunderground.com/10024851402


1. Fuller Gardens

2. Jug and Flowers

3.Otherworldly

4. Tulip or not tulip …. that is a question

5. Spotted Lilies

6. Lilies

7. Simply Standing There

8. Roses are red?????

9. Skagit Daffodils

Poll 3 **April Photography Contest** Voting has ended.

The Theme is Flowers and Foliage in Black and White.

Voting will last four days. The finals will be posted Friday. Hope you enjoy the entries.

Links to Poll 1 & 2

poll 1 http://www.democraticunderground.com/10024851413

poll 2 hhttp://www.democraticunderground.com/10024851410



1. B&W Fall Foliage

2. Moody droplets

3. Blossom Cloud

4. Wedding White

5. Black and White Berries

6. On the Trail

7. Amflorae

8. Hearts Bleed

9.

Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose

**April’s Contest Submission Thread. The Theme is “Flowers and Foliage in Black and White.**

The theme “Flowers and Foliage in Black and White” means photos of leaves and/or flowers converted to black and white. That's it.

It's OK to add some tone, but use a light touch.

The submissions will run until Sunday or until we reach 30 entries.

Enjoy.

Post comments here: http://www.democraticunderground.com/103628686

April Contest Rules

Only one entry per person. You need to post your entry in the submission thread started by the Host of a contest. Please be sure to include a "Title" for your photograph in the Subject line of your post. The submission thread is for photo entries only, no comments, no questions. The Host will start a separate thread just for comments and questions.

Once a photo is entered in a contest it is ineligible for any future contest unless the Host specifies otherwise.

The Host of the contest is the one that comes up with the Theme of their contest. They can just decide on a theme or may ask for suggestions and then run a poll to pick one of them. Either way the Theme will always be at the discretion of the person hosting the contest.

The Host also has the option of adding other rules to the contest they are hosting. An example would be no Black & White or all Black & White entries.

The Host has the option of declaring the submissions being blind (no one knows who entered which photo) or public. Should the Host op for blind submissions it is their responsibility to instruct entrants on how to get their entries to the host.

Please keep your entry no larger than 800 pixels in its longest dimension and under 300K in file size. If you need help posting a photograph or with image sizing, just ask.

The Host is the final authority in their contests.

Submissions will be limited to 30 entries maximum unless the Photography Group votes to change the limits.

The winner of the contest agrees to host the next month's contest (or recruit someone else to host the contest), and pick the next month's theme. The host of the monthly contest cannot enter the contest they are hosting.

The Submission & Comment threads will be posted in the Photography Group. The Preliminary polls and Final Contest poll will be posted in GD per Skinner’s permission.

The Host of the Contest may copy and paste these rules into their submission thread or post a link to these rules into the submission thread. The Host WILL copy and paste the CONTEST LICENSE into the submission thread in its entirety. (At bottom of post)





CONTEST LICENSE:

An entrant to this contest, by submitting a photograph, is giving permission for that photograph to be copied to Demopedia or to a linked Gallery and included in a DU Calendar that will display the photographs entered for this contest for the purpose of publicizing future contests and/or commemorating current and past contests. The entrant retains all other rights to the photograph being submitted. Neither Demopedia and/or a linked Gallery may use any photograph submitted for any purpose other than to display the photograph being submitted by the entrant, and neither gains any real or implied ownership rights to the photograph.

Went to the old cemetery in town.

Used a 38mm equivalent lens.

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It looks like there's a fire in the distance. There is tension

in this image. The clouds add to the foreboding.

Interesting collection of historic images.

Dial up warning for this page.
http://podakuni.livejournal.com/681121.html







Edited to add this image:

A quick foray into the wonderful world of pollen.

The cartoon seen around the world.

Joel Pett is a local cartoonist and all around good guy.

http://www.kentucky.com/2012/03/18/2115988/joel-pett-the-cartoon-seen-round.html

Occupy Lexington right before they left for a flash mob in Wal Mart

Patriots all

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