Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS
  • REVIEWS
  • INSPIRATION
  • COMMUNITY
  • COMPETITIONS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here


PRIZES GALORE! Enter The ePHOTOzine Exclusive Christmas Prize Draw; Over £10,000 Worth of Prizes! Plus A Gift For Everybody On Christmas Day!

Help me win a trip to Arctic Norway please! Just click a link : )


ch9sab 2 10 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2012 7:13PM
so i am trying to win a photo holiday to shoot the northern lights in arctic norway courtesy of light and land.

could you please be so kind as to click the links below, then hit the vote button Grin

there's no registration required...you can even enter yourself (i'd just prefer if you let me win instead!)

cheers!!!

http://www.lightandland.co.uk/competition/entry/741

http://www.lightandland.co.uk/competition/entry/740

http://www.lightandland.co.uk/competition/entry/739

competition home page for fair game: http://www.lightandland.co.uk/competition/

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

cambirder 10 7.2k England
27 Jun 2012 7:32PM
Why don't photo competitions have proper judges any more? I hate these public vote things they encourage begging Sad
ch9sab 2 10 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2012 7:35PM
well you just have to get the votes to be in the top 10, then it's a judges decision.

crap system i know...
User_Removed 10 17.9k 8 Norway
27 Jun 2012 9:42PM

Quote:crap system i know...


Yup.
janeez e2
6 1.2k 8 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2012 10:22PM
This is asked so many times and it is far better to ask everyone to take a look at all the entries and then vote on yours should we feel they are better than the others. I would only vote on an image if I felt it worthy and not because someone had said vote for me! I want this holiday. It would make it incredibly unfair on the other entrants because you have access to such a large audience.
Sad
ch9sab 2 10 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2012 10:57PM
umm, ok. to be honest everyone has access to the same potential audience...it's called the internet. i don't really see the issue. a lot of successful pro photographers are nothing special, they are just good at promoting themselves.

i mentioned people can enter themselves, and even posted a general link so you can check out everything in the competition.

thanks for looking anyway.
mikehit e2
5 7.1k 11 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2012 11:05PM

Quote:a lot of successful pro photographers are nothing special,


True. But a successful professional is commonly successful because they know how to get the best out of te conditions. An amateur (or one of the myriad average photographers who think having a camera and a website makes them a 'professional') are more opportunistic.
Rev2 4 238 2 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2012 11:21PM
In all fairness they are rather good photos and deserving of an award IMO...
keithh e2
11 23.4k 33 Wallis And Futuna
28 Jun 2012 7:43AM
Shame they're not on this website.
Wink
paulcr 10 1.5k 9 Ireland
28 Jun 2012 7:44AM
First two are worthy of a vote I reckon. Paul
Nigeyboy 6 537 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 9:19AM
I usually look at the link, and then vote for someone else!!
TTT 13 559 Germany
28 Jun 2012 9:39AM
Done, great pix btw...........
Jestertheclown 6 6.6k 242 England
28 Jun 2012 10:01AM

Quote:could you please be so kind as to click the links below, then hit the vote button Grin

No chance. If you can't win fairly, then you really didn't ought to be entering.
keithh e2
11 23.4k 33 Wallis And Futuna
28 Jun 2012 10:39AM
To be fair, everyone will be doing the same via TwitFace etc but promotion is a two way horse. Give and ye shall receive.
Bluke 9 303 1 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 10:43AM
First 2 pics are very good... so yes they are worth my vote...

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.