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CaliforniaPeggy

(150,729 posts)
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 03:37 PM Sep 2020

****Submission Thread for the Summer Photo Contest is now open!****

This discussion thread was locked by CaliforniaPeggy (a host of the Photography group).

This is the official thread for the posting of your amazing photographs that depict how you see Summer. The only limit is your imagination!

Is summer about weather, or picnics, or other activities in the great outdoors? YES. Also, any holidays that happen in the summer. As I said, your imagination is given free play here.

I'll leave it open for about a week, depending on the numbers of entries. It would be amazing to get 30 original photos! If we need to allow a second entry, I will post a separate thread to announce that.

Important bits from the RULES! There will be no extra rules on the Seasonal Contest beyond keeping your entry no larger than 1024 pixels in its longest dimension and under 675K in file size and limit photo editing to a reasonable amount. We would prefer your photo look like a photograph instead of a digital design. If you aren’t sure, ask the group in a separate thread. You’ll get plenty of feedback to specific questions. If you need help posting a photograph or with image sizing, just ask. You can find the rest of the rules for the competition here: https://www.democraticunderground.com/103673624 if you need further clarification.

PLEASE DON'T MAKE ANY COMMENTS ON THIS THREAD! SUBMISSIONS ONLY, PLEASE!
Here's the link to the Comments thread: https://www.democraticunderground.com/103678573

Please include a title in your submission!

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.

Now, let's see what you've got!


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****Submission Thread for the Summer Photo Contest is now open!**** (Original Post) CaliforniaPeggy Sep 2020 OP
Colors of Summer on 6/20/2020 mnhtnbb Sep 2020 #1
Day Lily CaliforniaPeggy Sep 2020 #2
Summer rain flamin lib Sep 2020 #3
Life is just a... The Velveteen Ocelot Sep 2020 #4
My pup fetching a stick in Kinzua Reservoir, Pennsylvania Ohiogal Sep 2020 #5
Threshing Time mindem Sep 2020 #6
White between blues Soph0571 Sep 2020 #7
Delicious Mango Sunset Talitha Sep 2020 #8
Dandy Dahlia Dyedinthewoolliberal Sep 2020 #9
Butterfly Weed Bayard Sep 2020 #10
This message was self-deleted by its author Adsos Letter Sep 2020 #11
Lake Michigan Callalily Sep 2020 #12
A moment of Summer Zen HAB911 Sep 2020 #13
Past prime, but... alfredo Sep 2020 #14
Gathering for the Sunset edhopper Sep 2020 #15
Midnight Sun Mz Pip Sep 2020 #16
Perfect ending to the day urbanhermit Sep 2020 #17
the last free place mike_c Sep 2020 #18
Sunset over Colchester Castle a la izquierda Sep 2020 #19
Monarch hermetic Sep 2020 #20
Summer in the Mountains AmyStrange Sep 2020 #21
A Midsummer's Night Dream ... 2020 MichaelSoE Sep 2020 #22
LA County Fair Midway Before 2020 Tom Kitten Sep 2020 #23
My Summer Ride Keth Sep 2020 #24
Summer Sunset Niagara Sep 2020 #25
Mom's African Daisy IcyPeas Sep 2020 #26
Smoky California Summer Adsos Letter Sep 2020 #27
Summer's Crown Johnny Noshoes Sep 2020 #28
Can you just take pics with iPhones? smirkymonkey Sep 2020 #29
A Little Bit of Paradise! woodsprite Sep 2020 #30
Hummingbird Feeding from a Rose of Sharon mindfulNJ Sep 2020 #31
FOR Alliepoo: "Warming her wings before flying to Mexico" AmyStrange Sep 2020 #32
THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU ALL FOR THESE GREAT PHOTOS! CaliforniaPeggy Sep 2020 #33

mnhtnbb

(31,608 posts)
1. Colors of Summer on 6/20/2020
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 03:52 PM
Sep 2020

CaliforniaPeggy

(150,729 posts)
2. Day Lily
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 04:02 PM
Sep 2020

flamin lib

(14,559 posts)
3. Summer rain
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 04:03 PM
Sep 2020

Last edited Fri Sep 11, 2020, 10:20 PM - Edit history (1)

The Velveteen Ocelot

(117,778 posts)
4. Life is just a...
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 04:14 PM
Sep 2020

Ohiogal

(32,923 posts)
5. My pup fetching a stick in Kinzua Reservoir, Pennsylvania
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 04:16 PM
Sep 2020

mindem

(1,580 posts)
6. Threshing Time
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 04:24 PM
Sep 2020

Soph0571

(9,685 posts)
7. White between blues
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 05:26 PM
Sep 2020

Talitha

(6,909 posts)
8. Delicious Mango Sunset
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 06:06 PM
Sep 2020

Dyedinthewoolliberal

(15,723 posts)
9. Dandy Dahlia
Wed Sep 9, 2020, 11:01 PM
Sep 2020

Bayard

(22,968 posts)
10. Butterfly Weed
Thu Sep 10, 2020, 12:54 AM
Sep 2020

Last edited Thu Sep 10, 2020, 12:38 PM - Edit history (1)

Response to CaliforniaPeggy (Original post)

Callalily

(14,967 posts)
12. Lake Michigan
Thu Sep 10, 2020, 07:21 AM
Sep 2020

HAB911

(9,128 posts)
13. A moment of Summer Zen
Thu Sep 10, 2020, 07:52 AM
Sep 2020


alfredo

(60,113 posts)
14. Past prime, but...
Thu Sep 10, 2020, 10:28 AM
Sep 2020

edhopper

(34,174 posts)
15. Gathering for the Sunset
Thu Sep 10, 2020, 02:39 PM
Sep 2020

Mz Pip

(27,572 posts)
16. Midnight Sun
Thu Sep 10, 2020, 05:19 PM
Sep 2020

Last edited Sat Sep 12, 2020, 11:44 AM - Edit history (1)

urbanhermit

(754 posts)
17. Perfect ending to the day
Thu Sep 10, 2020, 07:26 PM
Sep 2020

mike_c

(36,281 posts)
18. the last free place
Fri Sep 11, 2020, 01:14 AM
Sep 2020

a la izquierda

(11,825 posts)
19. Sunset over Colchester Castle
Fri Sep 11, 2020, 07:21 AM
Sep 2020

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hermetic

(8,449 posts)
20. Monarch
Sun Sep 13, 2020, 03:46 PM
Sep 2020
 

AmyStrange

(7,989 posts)
21. Summer in the Mountains
Mon Sep 14, 2020, 01:03 AM
Sep 2020

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MichaelSoE

(1,576 posts)
22. A Midsummer's Night Dream ... 2020
Mon Sep 14, 2020, 04:17 PM
Sep 2020

Tom Kitten

(7,367 posts)
23. LA County Fair Midway Before 2020
Mon Sep 14, 2020, 08:24 PM
Sep 2020

Last edited Tue Sep 15, 2020, 07:04 PM - Edit history (2)

Keth

(184 posts)
24. My Summer Ride
Tue Sep 15, 2020, 08:14 AM
Sep 2020

Niagara

(8,431 posts)
25. Summer Sunset
Tue Sep 15, 2020, 03:26 PM
Sep 2020

IcyPeas

(22,190 posts)
26. Mom's African Daisy
Tue Sep 15, 2020, 03:43 PM
Sep 2020

Adsos Letter

(19,459 posts)
27. Smoky California Summer
Tue Sep 15, 2020, 05:34 PM
Sep 2020

Johnny Noshoes

(1,983 posts)
28. Summer's Crown
Tue Sep 15, 2020, 06:49 PM
Sep 2020
 

smirkymonkey

(63,221 posts)
29. Can you just take pics with iPhones?
Tue Sep 15, 2020, 07:30 PM
Sep 2020

Or do they need to be high-end cameras and photoshopped? I might like to try sometime.

woodsprite

(12,016 posts)
30. A Little Bit of Paradise!
Tue Sep 15, 2020, 09:32 PM
Sep 2020

mindfulNJ

(2,382 posts)
31. Hummingbird Feeding from a Rose of Sharon
Wed Sep 16, 2020, 09:25 AM
Sep 2020
 

AmyStrange

(7,989 posts)
32. FOR Alliepoo: "Warming her wings before flying to Mexico"
Wed Sep 16, 2020, 02:41 PM
Sep 2020

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CaliforniaPeggy

(150,729 posts)
33. THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU ALL FOR THESE GREAT PHOTOS!
Wed Sep 16, 2020, 02:44 PM
Sep 2020
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