I'm going to enter a photo contest... which should I use?

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  1. robertwsimpson

    robertwsimpson No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    There are no guidelines so I can use anything I want. Which do you think is the best out of these?
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    Id go with 5. Shame 7 doesnt have some funky sky in the background. Also like 1 but if i think if it was shot during 'the golden hour' it woulda been even better.
     
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    I agree with Bitter Jeweler on this one - #6 is very appealing. That said, you might want to look at past winners to see what has been considered prize-worthy in the past. Competitions tend, at least in my experience, to run along the same lines each time, so knowing what they like, historically speaking, may help you choose the best image to enter...

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    #5 or #6, both are really nice shots! Good luck!
     
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    Gee, you didn't make this easy, but I'd have to say #3 or #5.
     
  7. robertwsimpson

    robertwsimpson No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    oh crap, I just re-read the rules, and the theme is "give us your best shot." AHHHHHHHHHHHH! I still like #6, I might use it. I just have to think of a title that makes the theme apply.
     
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    6, interesting colors and textures
     
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    ok I entered it and called it "A Shot in the Dark." :)
     
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    Lemme guess, Costco photo contest?
     
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    Which one did you enter? I like #7 by the way.
     

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