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Take a look at what a few typed google words will produce about our mindset

Thank you Harris Rosen. This is what charity and kindness look like. Would you be my President?

For more about this philanthropist

***Submissions are solicited *** for the February Photo Contest

The contest theme is "Cabin Fever" and here are the specifics and the entries so far. Please give it your consideration, and if you have a photo you took and can run the next contest should you win, I hope you will enter it!
You will need to be a star member to run polls, other than that we can and will help in how to run the contest.


Great for the Humor, the Truth contained in it, and the awesome graphic! Press conference Cartoon


That's way more creative than I could have imagined. We are off to a phenomenal start with this entry.
Must print it out and put it on my fridge. Send it to friends.
Laugh my A$$ off.
You rock!

***** Comment Thread for February Contest***** Theme "CABIN FEVER"

Please post your comments about the submissions here, or about anything else you want to say about the contest. We like it when you let us know your thoughts

here is the link to the submission thread:


*****Submission Tread for February Contest***** Theme: "CABIN FEVER"

I want to leave this contest wide open for interpretation. If it is a photograph you took, either in color or black and white, manipulated it in any way you choose, I will accept it.
I am looking forward to what will be presented, so please don't hesitate to submit a photograph. If you win and are not a star member you need to get a star to fulfill the awarded prize, which is that you will run the March contest for us.

For comments on the submissions go here:


17th of February close submissions

18th open preliminaries

20th close them

21st open finals

23rd close them

and post the Winners.

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 and link it to this thread.

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

Please keep your entry no larger than 1024 pixels in its longest dimension and under 500K 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.
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 Skinnerís permission


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.

Check out the spring that has sprung across the street

*****The Theme for the February Photo Contest is "CABIN FEVER"*****

Go shoot or search your archives until Friday the 17th of February.
I'll run the threads for 3 days, Sat. the 18th - Mo. the 20th
the finals Feb. 21-23

I am looking forward to see what you come up with! Let your creativity reign.

*****Poll for subject and lineup of timing, FEBRUARY contest*****

I'll run this poll until Wed morning, the 8th of Feb.
Then I'll declare the theme.

We shoot or search our archives until Friday the 17th of February.
I'll run the threads for 3 days, Sat. the 18th - Mo. the 20th
the finals Feb. 21-23
and then hand it over to the winner.

From your ideas came
"Love not Hate"

"Cabin Fever"

"Simple table top still life"

"Still life found in my travels, not created by me"

I had two themes in mind - one is:
"A photo that made me happy in unhappy times"

and the other, none of you will be surprised, is:

Remember: This poll will run til Wednesday morning, and then your chance to vote is over.
Please vote your preference.

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